Meet the Sponsors! Are you coming to Tuesday nights #MyGreenBaby shower on Twitter? We are blessed with some amazing sponsors and I wanted to take a few moments to tell you a little bit about each one.
itti bitti is an Australian line of cloth diapers that made it’s way to the US about 2 years ago. itti bitti was designed by the talented Sue McLachlan and feature the super luxurious and soft minkee exterior. The absorbent material is a natural bamboo blend that provides a super trim fit on your baby. Find itti bitti diapers in the US at Kelly’s Closet and many other retailers.
Thirsties is a cloth diaper brand from Loveland, Colorado. This family run business is quickly becoming a favorite of cloth diapering parents with dual sized diaper covers, pocket diapers, all-in-one diapers, and accessories. Thirties are both environmentally friendly and economically friendly. You can find Thirsties at your favorite cloth diaper retailer.
SoftBums is another cloth diaper brand with a unique feature – the Slide²Size drawstring size adjustment. SoftBums are made in the US from a family in Minnesota and have a new design released every month in their Calendar Bums program. SoftBums are a one-size diaper that will truly fit your newborn baby. SoftBums can be found at your favorite cloth diaper retailers. SoftBums coupon code CBNEW and receive free shipping on your next order.
Smart Bottoms is a cloth diaper brand from Michigan that creates an all-in-one, organic, one-size diaper that you’ll love if you prefer natural fibers next to your baby. You can find Smart Bottoms at a few cloth diaper retailers with more being added all the time. Smart Bottoms – Coupon Code is GREEN15 and it is good for 15% of order.
Kelly’s Closet is an online retailer of cloth diapers and accessories from Maine. While they don’t have an actual store front Kelly’s Closet is one of the leading online retailers of cloth diapers. They have a very knowledgeable staff that is available to answer your cloth diaper questions. They are known for their free diaper with purchase coupons and their superior customer service (but I may be a little partial). Use coupon code JANSHIP13 and receive free shipping on any order of $25 or more within the US.
Green Team Distribution is owned and ran by Kelly Wels; cloth diaper expert and author of Changing Diapers book. Green Team distributes other popular brands such as; Loo Hoo dryer balls, Grandma Els, Luna Pads, Lunette Cup, Earth Mama Angel Baby, Bunch Farmers, and Little Comfort. I’m sure she has a few more products and projects that she’ll be bringing us in the new year.
Balm! Baby is a small business from Hawaii that brings us all natural skin care products to keep your baby clean, rash free, and moisturized. It’s not just for babies though – I personally love their natural deodorant – The Pits! and their Sunny Sunscreen. Balm! Baby products are packed in glass jars to reduce the amount of plastic in our waste stream. Use coupon code MYGREENBABYISBALM13 and save 13% off at Balm!Baby.
Bamboobies brings you super soft washable nursing pads! Bamboo for your boobies – Bamboobies! If you are a breastfeeding mother you’ll want to add one (or a few) pair(s) of Bamboobies to your hospital and diaper bag. Available in day and night varieties to keep your shirt dry.
Dolphin Organics helps us keep our babies (and ourselves) clean, soft, and chemical free! DO makes shampoos, conditioners, bubble bath, lotions, sunscreens, detanglers, and more without any of the nasty chemicals found in most products you find at your local stores. My absolute favorite is their Norfolk Lavender Bubble Bath.
Family Bedrock is an online store that offers some unique products for both mom and baby. During pregnancy moms will enjoy the Tummy Tie pants extender which will allow you to wear your pre-pregnancy pants longer. Babies will love their Siliconies silicone jewelry – especially their adorable turtle pendant. Family Bedrock – MGBS for 20% off any product at through February 15, 2013
Vine.com is an online retailer that helps you “Live Life Green.” Vine.com offers a wide variety of items from Bellybars, prenatal vitamins and nursing balms – to baby gear, nursery accessories, eco-friendly toys, and even diapers. Use coupon code MYGREENBABY20 and save 20% off your first order at Vine.com. Max discount $20. Expires 01/31. Exclusions include, but are not limited to, sales, closeouts Argington, Baby K’Tan, Bloom, Britax, Bumbleride, bumGenius, Dandelion, ERGObaby, Haba, Lambs & Ivy, Naturepedic, Oeuf, Orbit Baby, OXO, Spot on Square, Stokke.
Organic Baby Gift Boutique is another one of my favorite online retailers of eco-friendly baby products. I love that they offer organic baby clothes, baby gear, and organic bath and body products for your baby. Organic Baby Gift Boutique – Use coupon code GreenShower – 15% discount valid thru 1/31
Posh Tots Closet is an online retailer that features some nice bath and body products including nipple cream, stretch mark soothing salve, massage oil, and diaper rash creams. They are all made with essential oils and eco-friendly butters with no harsh chemicals. Posh Tots Closet – Prices have been lowered for the “green baby shower” in addition to that all orders thru 11:59pm on 1/16 will receive an additional 10% off by entering “GREENBABY” at checkout.
Onya Baby is one of the most unique baby carriers that I’ve seen. Oh how I wish my toddler had one of these when she was smaller. It’s a soft structured baby carrier and can be worn on the front and the back – but it has one more feature that no other carrier has! It can convert and be used attached to a chair to securely and safely hold your baby when a high chair is not available. Seriously – you have to check Onya Baby out today!
Ergo Baby is the carrier that we used with our daughter and on a rare occasion my 4 year old will still ask to be worn she still fits in the Ergo. We used this soft structured carrier for the first few years to carry our little one close to us. It’s so comfortable that even daddies will be open to wearing the Ergo.
Happy Baby Foods has healthy and delicious food for babies (and tots) of all ages. From cereals, munchies, and pouches to yogurts and food puffs. You’ll love how happy Happy Baby makes your little one.
Stonyfield Organics the makers of our favorite organic yogurts for baby, toddlers, and even us big people. Give your baby the best by choosing organic yogurts. You can even find some yummy recipes on their website to incorporate their organic yogurts into your favorite treats like chocolate cheesecake – Yummy!!
Want to meet these great sponsors and have a chance to interact with them? Be sure you’ve RSVPd to the #MyGreenBaby Shower Twitter Party. We’ll get started at 9pm ET on Jan. 15th (Tuesday) and continue chatting for an hour (or slightly more).