Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Green Living Giveaway ($200 value)

Green, crunchy, healthy, hippie, granola, environmentally friendly, natural, and sustainable are all words you could use to describe the items in this giveaway.  I decided to sum it all up with three words: Green Living Giveaway.  I am doing this giveaway to mark the milestone of reaching 1,000 subscribers on my YouTube channel!  Thank you to all of you who have subscribed to my channel and for those of you who are about to!  Good luck to everyone and I am excited to see who wins!  I will announce the winner on April 2nd.  Everything will be done via Rafflecopter so it will be very well organized and the winner will be chosen at random.  The thingy to enter the giveaway is near the bottom of this page. Now for a look at what is included in this giveaway! (over $200 in value)

 3 Sets of Cloth Nursing Pads: Made with a top layer of flannel, a soaking layer of unbleached cotton batting, and a backing layer of anti-pill fleece.  The fleece keeps the moisture in the batting and prevents any milk from leaking through to your bra or shirt. ($12 value) Made by The Sustainable Mama.

Set of 3 Wee-Wee Wigwams:   They are made with soft flannel on the top and an inner layer of super soft terry cloth.  The terry cloth is very absorbent and helps to soak up any pee that your little indian may shoot.  These make a perfect baby shower gift for a expectant mother of a baby boy. They are saving face one wigwam at a time..... literally! ($10 value) Made by The Sustainable Mama.

Set of 3 cloth pads: These super comfortable pads are made with a top layer of super soft flannel featuring three different prints: Celtic, Red&Purple, and Owl, followed by two layers of unbleached cotton batting, and backed with anti-pill fleece providing a water-resistant back They are made for regular to heavy absorbency and measure approximately 10" long. These feature two snaps, one for snapping during wear, and the other to snap closed to keep clean while in your bag or to enclose it once it is dirty.  These pads have surged edges with a reinforcing topstitch.  The middle vertical stiches only go through the top three layers, so there is less opportunity for leaking. ($24 value) Made by The Sustainable Mama.

Carrying Case for Cloth Pads: This adorable flower carrying case is perfect for your cloth pads.  It helps to keep the clean and organized while you are on the go.  The case also makes it discrete when you are carrying your pads to the restroom.  Is made with an outer layer of cotton flower print material and an inner pink layer also made of cotton.  The case has three snaps placed on cotton bias tape.  This case can fit several pads and is the perfect size for my regular/heavy cloth pads.  This case is a MUST HAVE for any cloth pad user! ($15 value) Made by The Sustainable Mama.

A Dozen Cloth Baby Wipes: This reusable wipe set is made of super-soft durable flannel. Wipes are made of TWO layers of flannel with serged edges and reinforced corners. Wipes measure 8 x 8 inches each. This is a mixed set with all girl and boy prints. In addition to wiping little bottoms, they work great as washcloths at bath time. You can keep a few in your pocket, purse, or diaper bag for those runny noses and messes while out and about.  They make great cloth napkins for those little hands and faces too! These are great for adults too! Perfect for the family cloth system, makeup removal, or washcloths. When folded in half, these wipes fit perfectly into a standard wipe container or travel wipe container! ($16 value) Made by The Sustainable Mama.

Set of 6 Family Cloth: These super soft flannel wipes measure approximately 5" by 7" so they are the perfect size to use as toilet paper or tissues.  These are the ideal family cloth.  They are made with two layers of super soft flannel featuring owl print and fish print.  The wipes have serged edges with a reinforced corner. ($7 value) Made by The Sustainable Mama.

5 Packs of Shakeology: Two packs of vanilla, two packs of chocolate, and one pack of strawberry.  Also included is some helpful tips for Shakeology, recipes to use with them, and some other helpful papers put together from Meredith. ($25 value) Donated by Meredith at Beginning New Chapters.

3 Newborn Alva Cloth Diapers:  These diapers come with 2 inserts for each diaper.  There are 3 homemade terry cloth inserts and 3 Alva inserts (two cotton and one bamboo).  So there are six cloth inserts in total.  ($18 value) Terry inserts made by The Sustainable Mama.

Nursing Necklace: Made with woven cotton material and organic wood free from chemicals or finishes.  This is the perfect necklace for your little nursling to play with during breastfeeding sessions or even use as a teething ring while babywearing. ($12 value) Donated by Kasondra
Muscle Ease Herbal BathIngredients are arnica flower, lavender flower, comfrey leaf, Epsom salt, and ginger root. To use this hebal mix for the bath all you have to do is simmer for 30 mins in 4 cups of water then strain and add to your bath water.  Then soak in the bath for 20 minutes and you will feel your muscles loosen up as you relax in the tub. ($8 value) Donated by Kasondra.

Booty & Body Balm: Safe for use on newborn-adult, safe to use on diaper rash, eczema, and even as a nipple butter. Ingredients: Organic Coconut oil,  Calendula oil , comfrey oil, beeswax, aloe, therapeutic grade melalueca and lavender essential oils. ($10 value) Made by Burba's Botanicals.

Healing Salve: Made with herbs that aide in rapid healing such as comfrey leaf, calendula flower, lavender and various other healing elements! This is a must-have in a house with kids and during the super dry winter months! Ingredients: Organic Comfrey Leaf, Organic Calendula Flower, Organic Lavender, Aloe, Melalueca, Olive Oil, Peppermint Essential Oil, Coconut Oil, Organic Beeswax ($10 Value) Made by Burba's Botanicals.

Magnesium Lotion: Transdermal magnesium therapy is a form of magnesium supplementation that is easy, convenient, and affordable. Transdermal, or “topical” magnesium is particularly helpful for those seeking a safe method of increasing magnesium intake beyond that possible with oral supplements, which can cause diarrhea or other intestinal complaints. Ingredients: Organic African Shea Butter, Organic Coconut Oil, Magnesium Chloride Flakes from Dead Sea, Lavender Flower Oil, Sweet Almond Oil, Therapeutic Grade Lavender Essential Oil, Olive Oil. ($10 Value) Donated by Burba's Botanicals.

Talc Free Baby Powder: Safe for use on newborn-adult, safe to use on diaper rash. Ingredients: Organic arrowroot powder, umbrian clay, organic corn starch, therapeutic grade sweet orange essential oils. ($3 value) Made by Burba's Botanicals.

Dreamsicle Lip Balm: Ingredients- Oragnic African Shea Butter, Coconut oil, Calendula oil, beeswax, therapuetic grade sweet orange and vanilla EO. ($2.50 value) Made by Burba's Botanicals.

Young Living Citrus Fresh: Citrus Fresh is an exclusive Young Living essential oil blend. The single oils used in this blend are: Orange, Tangerine, Lemon, Mandarin, Grapefruit and Spearmint. It may be diffused, used topically or ingested as a nutritional supplement.  Denise is also including a roller-ball attachment for ease of application should the winner desire to use it. Citrus Fresh stimulates the right brain to magnify creativity and well-being and may be used to decrease anxiety. It is also a great air purifier. ($20 value) Donated by Denise at A Heart for Oils

To learn more about Citrus Fresh watch this video:

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  1. just a quick fyi I am already a subscriber on youtube, I'm thifasmom on youtube
    and i commented on the Kasondra post under the name Kella.
    thank you for your awesome giveaway.

    1. k did you do the 10 pts for subscribing still? Just click on it and then click enter since you are already subscribed! Thanks! Which item are you most excited about?

  2. Great giveaway, thanks a lot for the opportunity! Love your channel by the way :)

    1. Thanks!!! What items are you most excited about in this giveaway?

    2. Mmm...hard to say, probably the magnesium lotion or the Citrus fresh oil blend, ..oh and of course your pretty cloth pads! :)

  3. Thanks so much for this giveaway, it's going to be awesome! I wish I could have entered more, but alas, no facebook or twitter :(. Anyway, thank you sooo much!

    1. Sorry about that. This is my first time using rafflecopter. I didn't want to put too many options bc I thought it might be overwhelming, but maybe I was wrong. Do you enter giveaways often with rafflecopter? Do you prefer lots of options to enter?

  4. great giveaway! gonna have a lot of new blogs to read... :)