Why Costumes Are Good for Kids by Melissa

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Why Costumes Are Good for Kids Our expert encourages the thrill of dress-up by Melissa The anticipation of Halloween generates excitement in children unrivaled by virtually any other holiday. The ability to truly take part in the holiday and choose exactly how they will be dressed gives children a tremendous sense of power and investment [...]

Happy Chocolate Cupcake Day!

Bake & Decorate Cupcake Set : Wooden Play Food : Toy Cupcakes Set by Melissa & Doug Giveaway: 10/18/11 only! TO ENTER:  Like Us on Facebook, find the Bake & Decorate Cupcakes giveaway post, and follow the instructions to enter! Ends midnight 10/18/11. (MSRP $19.99) Be sure your little baker uses the oven mitt to [...]

Kourtney Kardashian’s Son Mason Has a Trunki

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Today Show: Kourtney Kardashian mentioned that her son Mason has a Trunki. See clip here. Find out more about Trunki – the pack, pull & ride kids’ suitcase-keeps kids entertained and their favorite things contained! MSRP $39.99

Halloween-themed Twitter Party 10.3.11 9pm ET (RSVP required)

Join Us For a Halloween-themed Twitter Party on Monday 10.3.11 at 9pm ET RSVP HERE: http://bit.ly/qWTpEw You must RSVP and attend the Twitter Party to be eligible for giveaways and to claim prizes! Twitter Party Tips: ___ Follow MelissaAndDoug on Twitter ___ LIKE Melissa & Doug on Facebook ___ Know your hashtag: #mdparty ___ Think of a kids’ joke to share ___ [...]

To Thank You for Reaching 50,000 Facebook Fans…

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At 50,000 fans everyone who has entered our “Play to 100,000″ Facebook fans sweepstakes is going to receive something special! Enter Our “Play to 100,000″ Facebook Fans Sweepstakes today if you haven’t already!  Once you enter, you are in it until we reach 100,000 Facebook fans! You only need to enter once. Every time we [...]

Best Toddler Parenting Advice from Our Fans

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We Asked You to Give Us Your Best Toddler Parenting Advice and You Came Through with Some Great Comments! One common theme was patience: Just breathe! Count to 10 first. And laugh  a lot! Parenting a toddler is the hardest thing I’ve ever done! I’m learning to have more patience than ever before, to learn [...]

Read Melissa’s Expert Advice Column At Grandparents.com

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We Are Proud To Announce that Melissa Bernstein, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Melissa & Doug, Is Now An Expert Advice Columnist For Grandparents.com! We’ve been asked innumerable times if Melissa is a real person and we’re happy to report that YES she is real! In fact, Melissa is the creative force behind the development of [...]

Trunki With Halle Berry’s Daughter in L.A. Airport!

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It’s Halle Berry’s Daughter With TRUNKI Sunny She’s pulling Trunki Terrance – the tiger! You’ll smile across the miles with Sunny as your child’s handy ride-on travel companion! Pack up for a visit or a vacation with this sturdy child-size suitcase designed for convenience and fun. Inside, there’s plenty of room for all the necessities [...]

Lots of Reasons To Like Our Facebook Fan Page

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Come To Our Facebook Fan Page For Contests, Sweepstakes, Special Offers, New Toy Previews, Conversation And More! Just go to the Official Melissa & Doug Facebook Fan Page and click the LIKE Button at the top! Now you’re ready to enter our giveaway(s)! HOW ARE WINNERS CHOSEN? Winners  are chosen randomly unless otherwise stated in [...]