It's not easy being a new mom. Sure you have a beautiful itty bitty baby to fawn over, but you also have multiplelovely postpartum issues
to deal with while being completely exhausted and overwhelmed with your new life. Still, it's an amazing time to be cherished, yada yada yada *wink* Because we know how hard it can be (if you haven't read my "It Gets Better, New Mom Edition
" yet, now is the time to do so!), we are so so so excited to be throwing this MASSIVE giveaway with a $600 value jackpot of 15 of the most awesome products for new moms (with an additional fabulous prize going to one runner-up). Nothing in here is for baby – it's ALL FOR YOU, MAMA!!
Before we get to listing the prizes, I'd like to take a moment to give a shout out to our co-hosting and co-promoting bloggers, without whom this giveaway would not be possible! A big thank you goes out to: Heather atUS-Japan Fam, Elizabeth at Mommie De, Libby at Willy B Mum, Allison at Project Motherhood, Christine at Brunch with my Baby, Stephanie at Football Food & Motherhood, Abby at The Badass Breastfeeder, Larisha at We're Parents!?, Krista at Savory Savings, and Amanda at Coupons and Lesson Plans.
And now, on to what the giveaway is really about… THE PRIZES
We'll be reviewing products daily and listing the link below as each goes live, so keep checking back or follow me on twitter or facebook to be kept in the loop!
Our grand prize winner will receive two great big tubs of Willy B Mum
's food-based homemade organic and vegan whipped body butter
. This all-natural product is brand new to the market and I couldn't be more excited to be featuring it in our giveaway! Obviously it's an awesome skin care product for anyone, but it is especially great for pregnant or breastfeeding moms looking to be extra careful – you know it's not just about what you eat – your skin absorbs everything you put on it!
has very generously included two
items in our giveaway: oneNüRoo Pocket
for our grand prize winner and one NüRoo Nursing Scarf
for a runner-up winner! The Pocket is an incredibly unique, useful, and comfortable babywearing shirt, while the Nursing Scarf is a total fashion-meets-function kind of accessory for any breastfeeding mom!
Who doesn't love flowers!? Teleflora
will be treating our giveaway's grandprize winner (and frankly, her entire family) with their beautiful "How Sweet It Is
" bouquet featuring a gorgeous array of roses, matsumoto asters, and carnations. Based in California, Teleflora
has a network of over 16,000 florists in the US and Canada, ensuring your flowers arrive fast and fresh!
Our grand prize winner will receive one week of online personal training
from Training Wheels Stroller Fitness
. The package will include a 30-minute consultation via Skype or Facetime, one week access to their online training fitness program with unlimited coaching, and a sample meal plan. What a fabulous way to kick start a new mom's journey to losing the baby weight and feeling great!
will send their Essential Embrace Nursing Bra
to our lucky grand prize winner (you choose the size and color). This supportive, seamless, stretchy, breathable, wireless bra is so amazingly comfortable, we bet you won't retire it after weaning your little one!! An extender kit is also included so that you can wear this bra throughout your pregnancy as well. Awesome!
Bebe au Lait
is providing our grand prize winner with one of their brand spanking new Muslin Nursing Covers
! Made of premium, 100% open-weave cotton muslin, these incredibly soft, stylish, and breathable nursing covers have a rigid neckline, allowing mama (and no one else) to keep an eye on baby while breastfeeding.
has included their Mega Mama Nursing Pad Sampler
in our jackpot. This sampler is a breastfeeding mama's dream, including 6 brands of nursing pads for her to try out before stocking up on her favorite. You'll get one pair each from 3 washable brands (Bamboobies, Itzy Ritzy, & Philips Avent) as well as 3 disposable brands (Lansinoh, Johnson's, & Nuk). FYI: Miny Moe
also carries disposable diaper samplers
, equally awesome for new and expecting parents!
will be sending a $34 gift voucher for our grand prize winner to select her choices of their milk supply boosting and postpartum supporting Fenugreek Bars
, Milk Water Tea
, and Munch Crunch
, all made from Ayuverdic recipes passed down by nursing mothers for generations in India.
is offering our grand prize winner a 12-pack of theirorganic whole food snack bars
that support the unique nutritional needs of pregnant and breastfeeding moms. Packed full of essential vitamins, minerals, and natural probiotics, these bars are healthy, taste amazing, and include no artificial preservatives, sweeteners, or chemicals.
will send our grand prize winner a $30 gift certificate with which to shop from their great selection of nursing shirts and accessories. Undercover Mama nursing shirts
are incredibly unique, offering mama a discreet way to breastfeed her baby without having to buy a whole new wardrobe. These nursing shirts are worn under your regular shirt like a tank top, but instead of having normal straps, they attach to your nursing bra for easy access to the breast, then you can pull your regular shirt up to nurse without exposing your tummy. Awesome, right!?!?
Smart Mom LLC
will be contributing one piece of Teething Bling
to our lucky grand prize winner. They have an amazing selection of designs to choose from. Their Teething Bling is made from medical-grade food safe silicon and the easy breakaway clasp is perfectly suited for babies who love to yank at your jewelry. It's the perfect distraction while nursing, and fun to (gently) chew on while being held in your arms. Annnnnnd it's super fashionable for mama!!
Our grand prize winner will also receive a nail polish, lip gloss, and perfume trio from Tina at Avon
! New moms don't have a whole lot of time to get dolled up, but a little bit can go a long way in making you look and feel fabulous! Included in this pack is a roll-on purse sized perfume, Rare Diamonds Diamond Duo lip gloss, and Speed Dry 30 second nail enamel in On the Go Pink.
Nursing Bra Express
will be sending one Pull Over Sleep Nursing Bra
by La Leche League Intimates™ (you choose size and color) to our grand prize winner. Soft and totally comfy, this bra is perfect throughout pregnancy, breastfeeding, and beyond! Just pull it on, and then pull it over for nursing – no clasps or hooks to deal with.
are a cute and useful way for moms to keep track of their bottles, and a three-pack set will be going to our grand prize winner. Just spin the dial to set the day and time your breastmilk was pumped (or formula was prepared), and you're good to go! These MilkCharms are BPA and phthalate free, and dishwasher safe.
knows that a new mom needs to relax and be pampered, even if it's just a quick shower with a wonderful fragrance to lift you up. So, they've included two bodywashes
for our grand prize winner (you choose scents)! With scents like Asian Orchid & Coconut, Citron Leaves with Lemongrass, and Cupcake Couture Dream Pink Frosting, we think these body washes might help you get in more than a shower a week! What's more? They are free of sulfates, parabens, propylene glycol, DEA, TEA, triclosan, silicone, and mineral oils!!
So what are you waiting for?? Enter to win today!!!
(US residents ages 18 and over only please! Winners will be contacted by email and have 48 hours to respond before new winners are selected.)