Soothing Pain in Children: 4 Reasons Stuffed Animals Help

A stuffed animal is often more than just an inanimate toy made of straw or cotton or bean; it becomes an item that has grave meaning and significance in our lives. The object acts as a companion for security, facilitated by a dependency learned from a young age, accompanying the owner from doctor’s office appointments […]

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20 Fun Dinosaur Facts for Kids

If you spend much time around young kids, you’ve probably picked up on the fact that a lot of them find dinosaurs absolutely fascinating. If you don’t spend much time around kids, just look at the massive success of The Land Before Time franchise (now on its 13th film, in addition to two sing-along albums, seven video games, and a […]

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SpringTime bunnies

Springtime is Hopping at Douglas Company

KEENE, NH – November 2013 – Bunnies and bunnies and bunnies oh my! Plush toy maker and lifestyle gift creator Douglas Company is hopping with so many new bunnies just in time for Easter 2014. Floppy is in and Douglas has it. These new bunnies are silky soft, luxuriously sweet and absolutely fabulous. There are […]

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Douglas Company Introduces Spring Fashion and More!

Douglas Company Introduces Spring Fashion and More      KEENE, NH   November  2013   The fashion designers at Douglas Company are showcasing all sorts of new fashion savvy bags for Spring Season 2014. They are pairing traditional spring pastels with the season’s vivid brights in five new pieces including three that are perfect for Easter. Spring […]

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3 Classic Bedtime Stories to Read to Your Kids

3 Classic Bedtime Stories to Read to Your Kids There are plenty of new children’s books on the market that are wonderful, well-illustrated, fun to read out-loud and great for bedtime stories. Some of the best bedtime stories, however, remain the same ones that today’s moms and dads might remember from their own childhoods. Here […]

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Little {Douglas} Heroes

Here at Douglas Company we get daily reviews, calls, emails and stories from our customers. Often they are about how much they love the softness, quality and overall cuddle-worthy-ness of our product. Sometimes they are about a product they wish we could create or one in which we could improve upon. Always, we are grateful […]

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The Importance of Playtime

The Importance of Playtime for Homeschooled Kids

Most of us reflect back fondly on the ease of childhood, the ease in which we sought amusement. The daily activities of following our imagination outside of the lines, climbing in the tree house to escape to another jungle world, playing catch in the park, testing measurements of ingredients for the perfect chocolate chip cookie […]

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