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Giveaway: Super-Groovy Diaper Bag from Kushies!

Did I say diaper bag? That phrase still summons the unattractive, insulated vinyl sack I got as a promotion when I was pregnant with my first baby. It had *duckies* and *bunnies* on it, and it was totally pastel. Blech. And then it all…shifted. Bags got cute. Someone up there realized that pregnancy hormones did a heck of a lot, but they didn’t change grown women into children with a thing for baby farm animals. My latest favorite mama satchel is the Kushies Whimsy bag. Especially because it just happens to be a diaper bag–and it will serve as a cute... read more

And the winners of the FuzziBunz cloth diaper giveaway are...

April Hernandez: the grape! Jeanette Lewis: the buttercream! Congratulations and thank you all so much for your enthusiastic participation. Have a great Mama’s Day weekend! Candace Subscribe to the Mothering.com Blogs Feed This entry was posted on Friday, May 7th, 2010 at 9:20 pm and is filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. Both comments and pings are currently closed.     read more

Announcing the GroVia and Bambino Mio Winners! Plus Sneak Peek of Upcoming Giveaways...

GroVia #1: Wai Yi Choi GroVia #2: (I know, I didn’t say I had two sets of GroVia goodies. I’m sneaky like that sometimes) Robin Sayers Bambino Mio Newborn: Liz Thomas Bambino Mio Small: Lara Stapleford I’ll be back soon with giveaways of more cloth diapers (AppleCheeks are on their way, as are Nicki’s Diapers and more) and diaper bags (Oi Oi, BabyMel, and possibly JJCole Collections…) Subscribe to the Mothering.com Blogs Feed This entry was posted on Monday, May 17th, 2010 at 9:25 am and is filed under... read more

Bright, Colorful Thirsties Duo Diapers Giveaway!

Good Morning, Cloth Diaperistas! Today I am giving away 4 Thirsties Duo Diapers. Each pocket diaper comes with a duo microfiber/hemp/cotton insert. (You can also stuff the diaper with a prefold.) Please mention your preference of cover pattern and size. Please note: I only have diapers with Aplix closures (top row, above). Choices are: Alice Brights (flowers) Warm Stripes (pink, orange, purple) Blackbird (trees) Cool Stripes (blue, green, brown) And I have sizes One (6-18 lbs.) and Two (18-40 lbs.) Here’s... read more

Thirsties Duo Winners Announced!

Warm Stripes 1: Christina R. Warm Stripes 2: Megan Alice Brights 1: Debbie G. Alice Brights 2: Claudia R-C Blackbird 1: Jessa Blackbird 2: Cassie Cool Stripes 1: Jenny Cool Stripes 2: SM C. I have sent the winners emails notifying them…if you are one of them and you don’t get an email, check to see if the email you use when posting comments is correct. Subscribe to the Mothering.com Blogs Feed This entry was posted on Thursday, May 20th, 2010 at 10:18 am and is filed under... read more

The Winner of the JJ Cole Mode Diaper Bag is...

Heather, who left the 59th comment. Thank you all so much for participating! And thank you for sharing your Mothering article requests so thoughtfully and generously. The next diaper bag giveaway I’m going to post will be the BabyMel Sammie in Moroccan Print Fuchsia. Stay tuned! Subscribe to the Mothering.com Blogs Feed This entry was posted on Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 at 10:21 am and is filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. Both comments and pings are... read more

Diaper Bag Giveaway: The BabyMel Sammie in Moroccan Print Fuchsia.

This adorable BabyMel Sammie bag by Storksak is streamlined and very cheeky. Dimensions: H 12.5in W 14in D 8in Please enter by commenting below. Thank you for playing! : ) Subscribe to the Mothering.com Blogs Feed This entry was posted on Thursday, June 3rd, 2010 at 10:28 am and is filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. Both comments and pings are currently closed.     read more

Daddy-Friendly Giveaway: Baggino Combination Diaper Bag-n-Changing Belt

This tool-belt style diaper bag is both sleekly urbane and…kind of dude-friendly, isn’t it? Father’s Day is June 20th so I’m posting this giveaway now to give you enough time to enter to win. Please leave a comment below to enter the giveaway. Feel free to give a shout-out to the father or co-parent in your life…or represent if you are the one in that role. As the features editor, I love reading submissions from dads, and we look forward to publishing a story, “Fathering in Public,” by Ryan Miller in September/October 2010. ... read more

The Kushies Whimsy Diaper Bag Winner is...

Amy. Congrats, you lucky mama! In case there is more than one Amy, the Amy selected left a comment at 6:28 am on 5/8. I sent out an email. Man, I wish I had 144 bags to give away. This particular giveaway has inspired me to set up more diaper bag giveaways…consider me officially on it. Subscribe to the Mothering.com Blogs Feed This entry was posted on Wednesday, May 12th, 2010 at 11:54 am and is filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. Both comments and... read more

Knickernappies Winners:

Maggie won the small cloth diaper, and Randi won the medium cloth diaper. I have sent out emails to the winners. Congratulations! I have more on their way, and will post more giveaways soon. Thank you so much to everyone who participated. I really enjoyed hearing about your Mother’s Days. Subscribe to the Mothering.com Blogs Feed This entry was posted on Wednesday, May 12th, 2010 at 11:39 am and is filed under Uncategorized. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. Both comments and pings are... read more

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