Tips for a Successful Family Garden

Choose plants that grow quickly. For little farmers with little attention spans, choosing the right plants is key to keeping interest high. Large seeds, such as beans, cucumbers, pumpkins and zucchini, are easy to plant and sprout quickly. Radishes are the quickest to grow, but the seeds are small. Cherry tomatoes are a good choice […]

Meet Our Newest Blog Ambassadors!

We are thrilled to announce our newest Melissa & Doug Blog Ambassadors! We would like to congratulate these exceptional bloggers and welcome them to the Melissa & Doug family! We are so excited to introduce to you Zina Harrington, Stacy Teet and Allie McDonald: MEET ZINA: Zina Harrington is the author  of Let’s Lasso the […]

Val’s Crafty Corner — Easy Rainbows

This fun and educational activity is brought to you by Melissa & Doug, written by our Blog Ambassador, Valerie Deneen. Enjoy making lots of colorful St. Patrick’s Day crafts with this fun tip! For a quick and simple way to draw beautiful and easy rainbows, try wrapping some triangular Melissa & Doug crayons in rainbow-order […]

Swim into Fun with Our NEW Pool Toys!

Enjoy the playful spirit of Sunny Patch at pool time! A jolly crew of “Maritime Mates” brings lots of funny, friendly personality to this imaginative line of pool games and water toys. Dive right in to find character-shaped sinkers, target games with bite, and a bright red lobster that snaps with a squeeze of its […]

Meet Our Very First Blog Ambassadors!

We are thrilled to announce our first ever Melissa & Doug Blog Ambassadors! We would like to congratulate these exceptional bloggers and welcome them to the Melissa & Doug family! We could not be more proud or excited to introduce to you, two incredible bloggers, Amy Mascott and Valerie Deneen! Please meet them… MEET AMY: […]

Everyone Wins When We Reach 100,000 Facebook Fans

Help Us Reach 100,000 Facebook Fans! At 100,000 Facebook Fans Every Facebook Fan Will Receive a Special Offer from MelissaAndDoug.com to Start the New Year Off Right! At 100,000 Fans Our Celebration Will Include: 1 Winner of the Deluxe Play Kitchen 2 Winners of the Multi-Activity Train Table 3 Winners of the Deluxe Art Easel […]

8 Ways to Keep the Happy in Your Holidays by Melissa

8 Ways to Keep the Happy in Your Holidays by Melissa for grandparents.com No one can deny that the meaning of the holidays can easily get lost during this frenetic time of year. All year, it feels as if we are moving ever faster to keep pace with technology and the daily changes in the […]

3 Great Holiday Offers Including a Special Puzzle Promotion

3 Great Holiday Offers to Choose from Including 25% off Puzzles! Use *promo code NPUZZLES25 for 25% off all Melissa & Doug Puzzles thru midnight 12/6/11 OR Use *promo code NSAVE15 for 15% off your entire MelissaAndDoug.com purchase. OR Use *promo code FREESHIPZERO for Free Shipping with no minimum purchase necessary. GIVEAWAY: Enter to Win […]

Cyber Monday Special Deals!

Cyber Monday is Giveaway Monday on Melissa & Doug’s Facebook Fan Page! “LIKE” us on Facebook to be eligible to win! Answer the active giveaway’s question, to enter that giveaway. At least one random entrant will be chosen to win each giveaway. JOIN US BEGINNING at 8am EST for the FIRST GIVEAWAY…OUR TRAIN TABLE!  We’ll […]