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Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Labor Day #WorkforceGEAR Giveaway!

RELAX! You've earned it, you hard working maniac!  For all you do, we thought it was high time for a reward - so how about a massive giveaway? How about THREE?

Show us all the fun and relaxing things you do with your family after the work is done! Don't forget the huge hugs at the end of a long work day, building forts and tree houses on the weekends, planting those delicious gardens, heck, even changing diapers!  Being a parent is hard work and you - are - awesome!

This time we will be picking 3 families to win a ton of cool baby gear.  Check out these great brands that are helping us reward some of the hardest working parents on the planet --

(Hold onto your pants, this may be the longest list of prizes, EVER!)

Here's what you could win:

Joovy Groove Ultralight - included in prize pack #2
At 12.78 pounds, the Groove Ultralight is among the lightest strollers.  You won't have to compromise anything! The Groove Ultralight has multiple position reclining seat, oversized canopy, contemporary styling and the very best in customer service.  Triple Black, Purpleness, Charcoal, Blueberry

Joovy Moon Room - included in prize pack #3
What child wouldn’t like playing in a playard as unique as the Moon Room? With over ten square feet of play area and awesome views, your child’s imagination will run wild.  100% cotton sheet & travel bag included.   

Joovy Spoon - included in prize pack #1
Walker meets highchair.  The Spoon walker combines these two essential products into one to provide the perfect balance of eating, playing and learning to walk!  Practical and good-looking, the Spoon will blend perfectly into your kitchen and home decor. Charcoal, Purpleness, Blueberry, Greenie.

Joovy TheBabaSling - included in prize pack #1
TheBabaSling by Joovy is a revolution in design, comfort and simplicity. theBabaSling is the most amazingly versatile, easy to use sling on the market today. JPMA Certified.We believe that held babies are happy babies and we are proud to bring you this award-winning baby carrier.

Red, White and Blue Prize Pack from Kanga Care - X3 (included every prize pack)
Six Rumparooz cloth diapers in Crimson, Bermuda and White (three with snap closure, three with Aplix closure), a Bermuda pail liner and deluxe white changing pad to make changes on the go as comfy as can be. 

Nuna PEPP™ - included in prize pack #1
The Nuna PEPP ultra, compact stroller is great for one-hand pushing and laid back lounging.  

Wonder Bumpers - included in prize pack #3
Wonder Bumpers:  Increase airflow and reduce CO2 re-breathing   Eliminate suffocation and entanglement risk   Protect baby's head and body Inhibit toddler from climbing out   Keeps limbs safely inside      WONDERS BUMPERS ARE EXCLUDED FROM THE MARYLAND AND CHICAGO BANS.

SNUG & TUG - included in prize pack #1
Perfectly size for babies:   0-3 months   Up to 16lbs Up to 25” long.   The Snug & Tug is a swaddle blanket with style and strength. The triangular design of the Snug & Tug is the ideal shape for swaddling. Their high quality breathable, soft cotton is the perfect material for swaddling. 

Pikkolo Baby Carrier and Babywearing Support Belt - included in prize pack #2
What makes the pikkolo unique? Two words: MEMORY. FOAM. And dual-adjustable buckles are WAY easier to tighten, our cinching strap makes the base adjustable for a perfect fit with NO INFANT INSERT REQUIRED, & the versatility of 4 carrying positions, including a more ergonomic facing out position.

Lassig Green Label Neckline Diaper Bag - included in prize pack #3
Without a doubt this eco-fabulous diaper bag is ultra-chic and modern. Made from recycled PET this stunning bag was designed in Germany; quality, organization and versatility were thought of from the beginning. Simply beautiful!

$150 Itzy Ritzy Gift Certificate - included in prize pack #2
The Itzy Ritzy prize is a $150 gift certificate that can be used on any new purchase at

$150 Super Undies Gift Certificate - included in prize pack #3
Super Undies are the masters of awesome potty training pants and provide amazing solutions for bed wetting. Our potty training pants are outstanding in fit and quality and our Nighttime Underwear are unprecedented in the industry.

Bamboobies Pregnancy, Breastfeeding and Baby Gift Pack - included in prize pack #1
Stretch Marks, Sore Nipples and Leaks Happen!  New mamas and babies need TLC!  This gift bundle includes a 4-pair pack of multi-colored Bamboobies nursing pads, 100% organic Natural Nipple Balm and 100% Organic Bellease Belly & Baby Butter.

Bamboobies Brahhh - included in prize pack #3
The Bamboobies Brahhh is “ahhh-so-soft”!    Great for maternity, nursing and beyond. Made to adjust to your changing body.  Designed for pregnancy and nursing with adjustable, tapered straps don’t fall down and easy pull-aside nursing access. No clasps or wires means it’s great for sleep too. 

Bamboobies Chic Nursing Shawl - included in prize pack #2
So stylish and discreet, no one will know it’s a nursing cover.    Unlike brightly-colored apron-style nursing covers, the Bamboobies Chic Nursing Shawl is stylish and discreet.    Great for both maternity, nursing and beyond!

Boba Carrier 3G - included in prize pack #1
The Boba Carrier 3G includes more than a dozen features making this carrier truly one of a kind! Ideal for babies and toddlers alike, the Boba Carrier may be converted to a newborn carrier without an infant insert or any additional items and used well into toddlerhood.

Better Be - included in prize pack #2
Is your diaper bag machine washable? It BETTER BE! Is your diaper bag lined with light colored, antimicrobial linings? It BETTER BE! Is your diaper bag organized, efficient, fashionable, and super, super fun? It BETTER BE! Are you ready for the best diaper bag ever? You BETTER BE!

Ergobaby Original Collection: Galaxy Grey Carrier - included in prize pack #3
This award-winning carrier holds your baby in an ergonomic natural sitting position. The padded shoulder straps & waistbelt ensure parents stay comfortable no matter where they go. Made from 100% cotton canvas, the neutral color and subtle embroidery make this carrier a mom & dad favorite.

Whirl balanceBIKE - White - included in prize pack #3
Prince Lionheart’s whirl balanceBIKE will teach your child how to balance and build their sense of independence and self-confidence. Learning at their own pace, your child can work their way up to a 2-pedal bike, first walking then gliding! Ages 2-5 years.

milkmakers cookies! - included in prize package #1 & #2
One month's supply of milkmakers cookies.
bumpboosters cookies - included in prize pack #3
One month's supply of bumpboosters cookies

JP Lizzy Patent Hobo-Caramel - included in prize pack #1
The new JP Lizzy Hobo boasts a contemporary silhouette that is designed with comfort and movement at the forefront, function and organization from the inside-out, and a fashion-forward sensibility you’ll love.

Happy Family's Newest Arrivals - included in prize pack #3

Our Happy Family is growing! We are happy to share with you our newest flavors and products! We have something for the whole family - from new baby cereals to scrumptious Greek yogurt Happy Squeeze for older kids and adults.

Baby Bib Triple Pack:
Strawberry Shortcake Bib - included in prize pack #1
Apples Bib - included in prize pack #2
Whale Bib - included in prize pack #3

Hip Violet baby bibs will quickly become your very favorites! Not only do they use trendy designer fabric or upcycled bedsheets straight from your childhood, they are oversize to cover adorable clothing AND feature toddler-proof snaps. They also make a unique (and practical!) baby shower gift!

Bebe au Lait Gift Set - included in prize pack #1
Containing a nursing cover and three matching burp cloths, a Bébé au Lait Gift Set is a fantastic gift for new and expecting mothers. Presented in an attractive and easy to wrap gift box, it will delight your expectant friends and family. Available in nine different beautiful Bebe au Lait prints!

Boppy Feeding & Infant Support Pillow - included in prize pack #1
The Boppy® Feeding and Infant Support Pillow is designed to give you and baby the support you need throughout the first year. The versatile Boppy pillow lifts baby to a more ergonomic position for comfortable feedings, then transitions to the perfect spot for propping, tummy time and sitting.

Moby Wrap - included in prize pack #2
Happy parents, happy babies! The Moby Wrap is a babywearing favorite, known for its comfort and versatility. The Wrap is 100% natural cotton and machine washable, available in a wide selection of colors. The winner can choose any Wrap carrier from Moby Wrap Originals or Moderns. #happybabywearing

Our Lady of La Leche Tea - included in prize pack #2
A blend for nursing mamas who might have seen a drop in supply due to common occurrences of illness, returning to work/school, surgery or other common events impacting lactation. Made with herbs traditionally used to increase quantity and quality of milk to support a nursing mother's overall health.

Family Immunity - included in prize pack #1 and #3
An antioxidant powerhouse! Along with healthy foods, having fun and exercise, and teaching proper hand washing, this tea is a proper first line of defense during cold and flu season. Meant to be enjoyed by the whole family, it is a delicious remedy to the "why are we sick all the time" concern.

Puj Hug - included in prize pack #1

The Puj Hug makes drying your baby a breeze! The Hug has two silicone tabs that interlock around the neck, allowing you to pick up your baby with two free hands. It’s made from thick, ultra-soft cotton and all the parts are completely machine washable.

Green Toys Rocket - included in prize pack #2
Made in the USA from 100% recycled plastic, the Green Toys Rocket is a fully equipped, 2-in-1 set that includes a detachable top capsule, two flip-down doors, and two astronauts. No BPA, phthalates, PVC or external coatings. Packaged with recyclable materials. Ages 2 and up. 8"L x 9"W x 11"H.

Undercover Mama - included in prize pack #3
Undercover Mama is a strapless camisole that works with your favorite bra! It keeps your back, sides, and belly covered. Perfect for pregnancy, breastfeeding & beyond!

Lion WubbaNub - included in prize pack #1 and #2
WubbaNub© Pacifiers are super cute for sure ... but it is the unseen aspects that Moms love the most! They are easy to clean, the patented design helps the pacifier stay near the baby’s mouth ... and ... best of all the plush attachment prevents the pacifier from being lost, dropped or forgotten!

How to enter:

Start: Tuesday, August 20th - 00:01 am
End: Tuesday, September 3rd - 11:59 pm

Use our easy form below to:
  • Like each of our sponsor's Facebook pages
  • (Bonus entry!) Post a picture of how your family relaxes on Instagram
  • (Bonus entry!) Follow our sponsors on Instagram
  • (Bonus entry!) Follow our Sponsors on Twitter
  • (Bonus entry!) Tweet about the Giveaway

How are winners picked and when will you know who won:

  • 2 winners will be selected from among the Instagram submissions
  • 1 winner will be selected at random through Rafflecopter
  • We will announce the winner on Thursday, September 5th.
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  1. I would love to win a stroller! Could really , really use one!! JP LIZZY is AMAZING! All of their wonderful products are AMAZING and very well made!

  2. My instagram entry:

    Riding bikes! Very relaxing to us :)

  3. very excited. We really need this! Good luck to all!

  4. I wanted to say THIS GIVEAWAY TOTALLY ROCKS!!!!

  5. WOuld love to win!

  6. Does the #IG photo need to be recently posted or can I use an older post and tag it with the required text?

  7. I'm not sure if it tagged it correctly and I can't edit my photo once I enter here's my instagram link:

    I hope I win! It's so much stuff!!! I would definitely be sharing the wealth among my Mama friends!

  8. Darn. I went and entered everything and then saw the Terms and Conditions at the bottom of the post. I live in Alaska and I get left out of everything! Maybe it would be worth it to pay for shipping if I won a prize!

  9. This is so nice just like all of the mothers out there love to win this. This pasted weekend we could of really used a stroller at the fossil park. I have not bout one yet but need to buy one just try to win one before I buy I know that is bad. By the time I win one will not need it any more.

  10. All amazing prizes, who ever wins these packages are extremly luky ladies. Good luck everyone!

  11. My instagram entry:

    Playing at the water park with my daughter this summer. Next summer we will have 2 little ones to play with after work!

  12. Extremely generous giveaways! This would be a dream come true to win. We just had baby #4 and no baby shower so nothing new for the little guy - this would be like the baby shower we never got!!!

  13. This looks like an amazing giveaway! That said, is there a trick to posting the Tweet? I'm trying to tweet it but it says my tweet is too long. Even after I compress it. :(

  14. OMG would love this!! As a single mom of three this would be a great prize and totally cheer me up as im back to work soon!

  15. Would be awesome to win all of these items!!!!

  16. You rock Kanga Care & all the other vendors! Thanks for the chance to win an amazing prize for my littles!

  17. So many wonderful things! it would be great to get any of them!!

  18. What a fantastic give away - with QUALITY prizes =)

  19. Sooooo many in #3 prize pack ~awesomeness!

  20. Awesome giveaway, amazing prizes!!

  21. Love this awesome giveaway! I have TWO new great nephews! They are so cute!

  22. Love this giveaway! I have TWO new great nephews just born! It would be great to win and gift these items to them!

  23. Wonderful giveaway, my sister is expecting and my soon to b sister in law is also expecting! Thanks for the chance to win :)

  24. What a great give away! Labor Day means something totally different for us Momma's :)

  25. Amazing giveaway. Would love to win!

  26. All these products are amazing, I would love to win these things for my princess.

  27. Awesome sauce! I would love to win any prize, but especially pack #2. That has the exact stroller I've been needing & wanting but can't afford to buy.

  28. I am trying so hard, but it won't let me add the necessary text for the Instagram entry to count! If I enter it on Instagram on my computer, the comment or caption disappears when I leave the page. I typed it ALL out on my phone and it just kept giving me error messages when I tried to save it. What do I do? It's an awesome giveaway and I want to be entered for the two Instagram wins!

  29. This would help me and my little ones so much!

  30. Great giveaway for moms on Labor Day!

  31. This is an amazing giveaway! Probably the best I've seen! And most of the products are things I'm in desperate need of. Would love to win! Thanks for the opportunity!

  32. - At the Beach!
    Kimberlie - JLJMommy