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5 Tips for Managing Parenthood Overload During Stressful Times

When daycares and schools close, the mental load of parenthood increases. If you’re feeling overwhelmed right now, like millions of other parents out there, this one’s for you. Here are 5 tips for managing parenthood during this stressful time. Stay home, and stay connected  Social distancing and “shelter in place” mandates may require us to […]

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Coronavirus – What’s Your Family’s Next Step?

We know people are worried about the wellness of their family. It’s hard to escape talk of Coronavirus right now. It’s in the news, on TV and in your face when your local store sells out of things like disinfecting wipes or hand sanitizer. As a part of our public service response to COVID-19, we’re […]

Colgate Mattress Receives JPMA Certification for Safety

  Colgate MattressTM, the nation’s oldest family-owned manufacturer of crib mattresses and accessories, is now certified with the Juvenile Products Manufacturing Association (JPMA). Colgate Mattress is the first participant ever welcomed into the JPMA Certification Program in the Full-Size Crib Mattress program. For over 40 years, JPMA has helped parents feel confident in choosing safe […]

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What Moms Really Need for Valentine’s Day

  When you have a baby, Valentine’s Day often turns into a completely different holiday. You used to celebrate by getting dressed up, going out to a nice dinner and laughing over a bottle of wine. Sometimes, you’d even get surprise flowers.  Now, with a new, cooing family member, life has changed and the way […]

Celebrating 65 Years of Handcrafting Crib Mattresses with Fun Facts from 1955

  In 2020, Colgate Mattress® is celebrating our 65th anniversary as the most trusted crib mattress name for new moms. To commemorate this achievement and company milestone, we thought we would share some fun facts about how far babies have come since Colgate Mattress was founded in 1955, along with more facts about babies that […]

Colgate Mattress Sweeps 2019 Awards

This year Colgate Mattress® connected with more new moms than ever before through special events, blogger giveaways and partnerships with brands you love. On top of those exciting collaborations, we were thrilled to take home four major industry awards. Here’s a roundup of those recognitions.  Mom’s Choice Award Gold Winner The Mom’s Choice Awards® evaluates products […]

Colgate Mattress Supports Atlanta Furniture Bank’s Mission to Turn Houses into Homes

Colgate Mattress loves to support organizations that are making great strides to help families provide a safer sleep environment for children. That’s why we proudly sponsor the Furniture Bank Race for Rest. In its ninth year, the Race for Rest is an annual fundraiser that benefits The Furniture Bank, the only agency in metro Atlanta […]

Ask The Crib Mattress Specialist: Why doesn’t Colgate offer an organic mattress?

Colgate Mattress™️ created the “Ask the Crib Mattress Specialist” series in response to frequently asked questions from our valued customers. Through this blog series, we hope sharing our thoughts on these topics will help you better understand why we handcraft our products with your baby in mind using the highest industry standards. If you have a […]

You Voted & We Won The 2019 Eco Excellence Awards

Colgate Mattress is honored to be among this year’s select group of Eco Excellence Awards winners. We pride ourselves on eco-friendlier manufacturing practices that are not only good for the planet, but also allow us to craft the safest and highest quality crib products possible for your family. Nursery Category Winner’s Circle The winning Eco Spring 2-N-1 was designed […]

Colgate Mattress Partners with Baby2Baby

Colgate Mattress, the nation’s oldest family-owned manufacturer of crib mattresses and accessories, has launched its support of Baby2Baby with crib mattress donations. Baby2Baby is the leading charitable organization that provides children living in poverty, ages 0-12 years, with diapers, clothing and all the basic necessities that every child deserves. Baby2Baby In the last 8 years, Baby2Baby has distributed over […]

Ask The Crib Mattress Specialist: Are Natural, Eco-friendly and Organic all the Same?

Colgate Mattress created the “Ask the Crib Mattress Specialist” series in response to frequently asked questions from our valued customers. We’ll be publishing a new series blog post each month. We hope sharing our thoughts on these topics will help you better understand why we handcraft our products with your baby in mind using the highest […]

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“The Twinnies” Best of Gear Award Winner

Colgate Mattress™ is excited to announce that we’ve received the 2019 Twiniversity Best of Gear Award in the crib mattress category! Nearly 1,000 twin parents nominated their favorite products they have used and loved. We’re honored to take home the top prize and first runner up. Twinnie Best Crib Mattress Winner Colgate Eco Classica III […]

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6 Forgotten Nursery Must-Haves for Twins

Are you expecting twins? Designing a nursery for twins will be one of the most fun parts of your twin pregnancy. However, there are a few things you need to prep for your newborn twins that you may not have thought about. Here are a few tips from our friends at Twiniversity, the twin experts.   […]

How to Choose the Best Crib Mattress

A quality crib mattress not only makes bedtime something to look forward to, but it also acts as your little one’s growth center and ensures safety while sleeping. Colgate Mattress has been family-owned and operated for over 60 years and knows that selecting your baby’s first mattress can be an overwhelming task. That’s why we pride […]

Enter the “Flip My Crib” Contest

Every year 3,700 infants die due to sleep-related deaths That’s more than 10 babies a day. Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is the unexplained death, usually during sleep, of a seemingly healthy baby less than a year old. Of those, about 90 percent of SIDS cases occur before baby hits the 6-month mark. SIDS is sometimes known as crib death […]