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394 family fun article submissions by the Mothering community.

Oregon's Wild Harvest: Herbal Giveaway Bonanza

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Oregon’s Wild Harvest has organized a wonderfully abundant giveaway for A la Mama readers. The first place winner will receive the Oregon’s Wild Harvest Herbal Stork Basket. That includes… •Maternal Sereni-Tea (1) •Fenugreek capsules-90 ct. (2) •St John’s Wort-Alcohol Free (1) •Entire children’s line (1 of each of the following: Ear Drops, Echinacea-Orange Flavor, Echinacea-Raspberry Flavor, Echinacea Goldenseal-Orange Flavor, Tranquil Child, and Tummy Aid). These alcohol-free herbal products have been formulated... read more

Last Chance to Place Your Healthy Halloween Order...

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This just in: use the coupon code GHOST to receive 15% off your Goblin Gorp order. MyMixedNuts.com has created Goblin Gorp, a trail mix made up of delicious dry roasted salted almonds, raw pumpkin seeds, Sundrops (an all-natural alternative to m&m’s), dried mango bites and raisins. If you order today, barring unforeseen snafus, you should definitely the order by the end of the week. Expedited shipping is also available. Goblin Gorp comes as 30 1-oz packets for $33.99. That would be an incredibly magnanimous shell-out for the door-to-door trick-or-treaters, but a great... read more

The Winner of the Li'l Badger Duet is...

Thanks to everyone who took part in this giveaway! The winner is announced below! And thank you to Badger Balm for sharing your wonderful products with us in this way. If you didn’t win the Li’l Badger Duet you can still get a FREE Badger Baby Balm when you order a Mothering 2011 calendar right now. This is your chance to get FREE SHIPPING and a free Baby Balm from Badger for each calendar you order, while supplies last! Use code CALOCTFB to claim your balm. Mothering’s 2011 calendar contains beautiful images depicting natural family living and... read more

Giveaway: Parenthood, Season 1

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Enter to win a Season 1 set of the TV show Parenthood by leaving a comment below. OVERVIEW Catch up with television’s most heartfelt family drama before the critically acclaimed series returns this fall! From Oscar-winning® producers Ron Howard and Brian Grazer (A Beautiful Mind, Frost/Nixon) and showrunner Jason Katims (“Friday Night Lights”) comes the refreshingly original hit sensation, “Parenthood.” A heartfelt and thought-provoking series, “Parenthood” follows four grown siblings of the far-from-perfect Braverman clan as they try to balance... read more

Eco Art Kit Giveaway: Arttero Bookmaking, Wire & Bead and Art Dolls

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Artterro, “art of the earth,” is a company that makes beautiful, eco-friendly arts and crafts kits for kids (and they’re very alluring to grownups, too). Artterro is made up of 4 women who LOVE Mothering. I puffy heart them back and I think you will, too. They’re giving away…. a Bookmaking Kit A Wire & Bead Kit and an Art Dolls Kit. To enter this giveaway, please leave a comment below with your preference. I’ll be selecting 3 winners, one for each art kit. Thanks! “Arty” on, mamas! Subscribe to... read more

Holiday Gift Giveaway: Hape Wooden BBQ Set w/Food

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How cool is this Hape wooden grill set? This is the first in a series of A la Mama holiday gift giveaways that will stretch into mid-December. So hang around : ) Toys, mama treats, family goodies…something for everyone. The BBQ features an opening hood, double-sided grill rack (one for grilling, the other for a stovetop), collapsible side table and wheels to move wherever grilling needs to be. Food includes two steaks, two fish, two skewers with six pieces, ketchup, mustard and tongs. Hape is a wonderful company; their bamboo games are... read more

The Winner of the Bamboo Cuddlie by Dandelion is...

Thanks to everyone who entered the giveaway for the Bamboo Zoo Cuddlie (the lion) from Dandelion Earth-Friendly Goods! The winner is named at the end of the post! If you didn’t win you can still get a FREE Bamboo Shaker (rattle -$12.99 value) by subscribing, renewing, or giving the gift of Mothering right now!! Use code DXLBZF.  PLUS you will automatically be entered to win some AMAZING toys in our annual Toys Giveaway! We have 30 monthly prizes, 10 Grand Prizes and a Mega More prize!! Subscribe, renew, or give a gift to be automatically... read more

Celebrating milestones

In our family, birthday season lasts from August to November and, if we count kids and adults alike, we’re packing six birthdays into a few short months (my efforts to conceive at least one spring baby obviously were futile). This means we celebrate someone’s birthday every few weeks. With so many birthdays clustered together, it can feel, frankly, overwhelming. In years past, there were parties with homemade play dough favors, themed birthday cakes, and complicated obstacle courses and crafts. That was when there were fewer children, a younger me, a... read more

A Week of Toy Giveaways by UrthChild!

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Hello, Mamas! Please enjoy the debut of a new A la Mama feature: A Week of Giveaways (this time by UrthChild.com). Owned by a WAHM and devoted Mothering reader, UrthChild is a retail store that specializes in organic and eco-friendly items for the entire family. Each day this week, UrthChild is giving away an item to highlight their diverse selection of happy, healthy goods. First up is UrthChild’s toy department, which features organic, natural, and wooden toys that are free from BPA, lead, and other nasty chemicals. Just in time... read more

UrthChild Friday Giveaway: Moby Wrap in Black Silk, "D-Luxe"

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One of the most popular departments (for good reason!) at UrthChild is the Babywearing Department. UrthChild features baby carriers from Ergo Baby Carrier, Moby Wrap, and New Native. Today’s giveaway is a gorgeous Moby D Wrap in Black Silk. The Moby D is the “D-luxe” version of the famous Moby Wrap, which set the standard for the wraparound-style baby carrier. The beautiful Moby D comes with a special central fabric panel of hand woven silk, which is (almost) as gorgeous as the sight of you making your way through the day snuggled up with your... read more

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