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Thursday, May 7, 2009

Celebrating 1 year in Business! & Another Giveaway!

I am so excited! I have been in business for 1 year & I have grown so much! Thank you to all my loyal customers who have made it possible!

During the past year, I have added several new products & have perfected many of them. In my personal life I have changed a few things & it has opened a whole new world to me. There are many, many great things out there for cloth diapering moms & babes that I never would have found!

So to celebrate my 1 yr anniversary, I am adding new products!


Wetbags are great- they have a double purpose- If you use cloth diapers, they hold the dirties, & if you don’t , they can serve to hold wet clothes from swimming, leaking diapers or hold dirty clothes! My wetbags are made from 1mil PUL- PolyUrethane Laminate, a waterproof material, sewn separately from the outside which is made from super cute cotton print fabric. By sewing them separate, this prevents wicking of the moisture. Each bag is closed with a durable zipper to keep the smells in! They can have a snapping handle or a permanent loop.

Wetbags come in 5 different sizes- *PPD Means Postage Paid or shipping included*
XS: holds 1-2 diaps- 9ppd
Small: holds 3-5 diaps- 11ppd
Medium: holds 6-8 diaps- 14ppd
Large: holds 12-18diaps- 18ppd
XL: holds 15-25 diaps- 22ppd

I can also make a double zippered pouch to hold mama cloths for 12ppd
Reusable snack baggies 6x6 for 5ppd each or 2 for 8ppd



I have also be able to make baby leg warmers, Bug Legs, which can be used under pants to prevent gapping & wind getting to the baby, with just a diaper for quicker diaper changes or under a skirt for added cuteness!
6ppd for one pair, take 50cents off for each additional pair, buy 5 or more pair for 4ppd each.



The last thing I have discovered is the fleece shortie/longies/soakers. These are a life saver in my house. Fleece is a natural repeller of moisture. So how these great things work is that they keep the moisture from leaking out onto sheets, blankets & even pajamas. I use them every night with my boys. They are made to your child’s measurements for the perfect fit!

I am also branching out from customs & starting to keep some items in stock. I am part of a couple groups of great ladies on Hyena Cart & am pleased to announce our grand openings!

Simply Serendipity Congo is having their grand opening stocking on May 22nd at 10am PST.
Breath Of Fresh Air Congo is having their Grand Opening Stocking June 5th.

Stay tuned for Details as the dates get closer!

To celebrate the upcoming year:

I am giving away a pair of soakers in any size you want! One lucky reader will get to have a pair all for themselves!

I am also going to giveaway a pair of Bug Legs.

One very lucky person will win a set of reusable snack baggies.

Another reader will win a med wetbag!

That's right! 4 GREAT Prizes!


  • For 1 Entry: leave me a comment about which new item is your favorite.
  • For 2 entries, become a follower (if you already follow, let me know) & let me know
  • For 3 entries, post about it on your blog. Leave your site so I can visit to check it out
  • For 4 entries, tell me about something you are doing to become more “green” (such as I use reusable grocery bags or I cloth diaper)

Contest will Run May 8th- May 20th at midnight PST
Giveaway time extended!


Thanks again for all your continued support! I want to ask you to take a minute to visit all of my sponsors. These wonderful ladies make it possible for me to continue doing what I do! Thanks again ladies!

134 comments:

ShellyLynn said...

I think the Bug Legs are adorable! I really would like to get some for my kiddo.

ShellyLynn said...

I follow!

ShellyLynn said...

And I just started cloth diapering about a month ago! I also dumped paper towels recently and have been using rags to clean with. AND I no longer buy window cleaner and instead use vinegar/water. All of this since the beginning of the year. :)

Shelby said...

Got some pretty cute stuff up! Nice fabric choices too! :-)
Hmmm...choices I'm making to become green....I cloth diaper every chance I get, I use reusable grocery bags, I try to buy organic and natural products, and I'm using more natural, less harsh chemicals around my house.
Oh, and I'm following!

Amy Molander said...

I really like the fleece shorties for summer, and I am leaving a comment, and I am following you :-) and I'm posting a thing on my blog (www.themolandercirus.blogspot.com). Yes, I know that "circus" is missing a 'c', but that's how I registered it and that's how it has to stay! To be more green I'm using cloth diapers and wipes with the new baby who is due any day now, and I pack my kids lunches in Laptop Lunches. I'm on the gdiapers group with you, and I'm glad I found your site!

Burnhams said...

I want the re-usable baggies!

Burnhams said...

I am a follower

Burnhams said...

I use reusable grocery bage, cloth diapers, and possibly will be using re-useable baggies if I win some!

The Allen Family said...

I love the wet bags! Those would be so great to have when swimming or in case of an emergency (such as my boy having an accident while out). And they look super cute too!

The Allen Family said...

I'm a follower.

The Allen Family said...

We have started recycling seriously. My boys will even get something out of the garbage that I threw away without thinking and remind me it goes in the "other can".

Heather said...

I would love a mama cloth pouch. So awesome!

Heather said...

I'm a follower!

Heather said...

I reuse my grocery bags & I try not to use paper towels.

Brett said...

LOVE the fabrics for the wetbags. the pirate one is too cute for my little guy!!

bbm2jwmATyahooDOTcom

Rachael said...

I love the wet bags! :)

La Mailleraye said...

The reusable baggies would be great for my family! We use small glass jars often for snacks, but the weight adds up in the diaper bag.

La Mailleraye said...

Things we do on our journey to more sustainability are: walking to the grocery store; eating whole organic foods from scratch; cloth & gDiapers; and joined a CSA (community supported ag program) where all the produce is grown in our city neighborhood!

LeAnna said...

I'm loving the Bug Legs! My little one wasn't a winter baby long enough for me to use them, but I'm hoping this next winter he'll still be able to wear them!

{flowers7886 at yahoo dot com}

LeAnna said...

I cloth diaper as my way of going green. Also, in the process of making my own laundry soap in order to cut down on the extra plastic that comes along with store bought soap!

{flowers7886 at yahoo dot com}

S Braun said...

I love the soakers. I hope I said that right. I have had to change many a wet sheet lately so that would be awesome!

S Braun said...

I now follow (I'm the first one without a picture). Gotta figure out how to put one up.

S Braun said...

I bought reusable grocery bags and we are recycling more to live a greener life.

Laurel said...

I love the wet bags!!

rebecca said...

Wow, these are all things I have been dying to try for a few months now! I think the most practical for me would be a wet bag. I would love to have one.

gitrecca at gmail dot com

rebecca said...

I cloth diaper and we are just getting started with recycling. Thanks so much for your great blog!

gitrecca at gmail dot com

rebecca said...

I now follow you. You're the first person I've followed!

gitrecca at gmail dot com

Dina said...

I love the set of reusable snack baggies. The other items I love that are not in your giveaway - but are adorable! - are the large crayon roll-ups in princess print, and the small ones in pink and brown. You are so talented!

Dina said...

Follow you.

Dina said...

I use reusable shopping bags.

Christine said...

I like the wetbags!
jc.misc@gmail.com

Christine said...

As for being more green....I'm making many of our household cleaning products using vinegar and essential oils, and some tea tree oil.
We now use the resusable grocery bags every time we go to the store.
We don't use any plastic wrap or aluminum foil.

April said...

I would LOVE the new snack bags! I go through a billion Ziplocs!

MajorScoop said...

I love the Mamma cloth pouch! Such a great idea!

Sarah said...

I love the wet bags! Cute materials!
bs.webster at sbcglobal dot net

Sarah said...

Changes I have made for my household to become a little greener are not using any more paper towels, and cloth diapering my son! It's a start!
bs.webster at sbcglobal dot net

MrsDimino said...

The bug legs are so darn cute but I think the wet bags are PERFECT for summer time. I would love to have one to use for my baby girls 1st swimming suit! Congrats on your anniversary.

The McGraths said...

I love the wetbags and the soakers! We use cloth diapers and reusable grocery bags.

Liz said...

Such cute stuff! I would love some fleece shorties or a wet bag!

Liz said...

Oh and I figured out how to follow you! :-)

I don't have a blog, so I can't do that one.. but things we do to be more green... we cloth diaper, recycle, use natural cleaners, reusable grocery bags, buy organic, I think that's it..

Victoria said...

--I love the idea of the double zip wetbag (and am excited to get mine from you!).

Victoria said...

--I am phasing out cloth and plastic in our home - going toward cloth and plastic. I use unpaper towels, family cloth, and mama cloth. My son is exclusively in cloth diapers. We use biodegradable cleaners and drive economy vehicles that don't guzzle gas :)

Victoria said...

--I follow your blog and have you listed on my blog! Great giveaways!

MC Lewis said...

I like to bug legs. I have seen them before and thought it was a great idea. I am also already a follower. Plus my green style is trying to buy the reusable nags at the store. Every little bit counts right?

Candi said...

I think the reusuable snack bags are a great idea. I'm also going to blog about it on my blog: http://lifeatthelindsays.blogspot.com. I'm becoming a follower because I'm just starting to get interested in becoming "greener"...not only to save the earth but to save money...with 5 kids under 6...things are getting expensive.

Candi said...

Here's where I blogged about your site:
http://lifeatthelindsays.blogspot.com/2009/05/babybug-creations.html

mandy said...

Yeah! I too have become a follower and will post on www.themessymonkey.com, and I am trying to recycle more and buy organic

Camille said...

Congrats for your 1 year Anniversary!! That's SO cool!

My son totally needs your bug legs right now. His poor knees...

And OF COURSE I follow your blog!!

Amy Ray said...

I love the wetbags! I am due to have a baby in about a month and we have decided to use cloth diapers! Go Green!
We also use reusable grocery bags each week for grocery shopping as well as do our share of recycling in our small town.
I have posted a link to your blog at
http://web.me.com/amysunshinehall/Us/Blog/Entries/2009/5/9_Check_out_this_site!.html
and I became a follower!
Thanks for being so creative!

bezmommy1 said...

I love the wet bags! Great variety of sizes.

bezmommy1 said...

I cloth diaper, use cloth wipes, we use cloth napkins and towels instead of paper, use re-usable bags for shopping... We buy locally whenever possible, recycle and re-purpose lots.... We're always looking for new ways to reduce our footprint :)

Cherie said...

Very cute things! I can't pick a favorite. Congrats on the 1 year. My hubby and I have been going greener 1 step at a time. The latest is deciding to use cloth diapers on our first child that will be born in June. We built a bike cart so we can go to the grocery store without taking the car. :) I am also going to be a follower.
Take Care.
Cherie Stielow
www.cheringtonmetalcraft.com

Jen O said...

I love the reusable wet bags. I don't use cloth diapers, but could use them for so many things, especially with swim season approaching. For going green, I started using a kitchen waste bucket with a biodegradeable bag so I can put the whole thing in the compost or yard waste bin. Cuts down on garbage!

Coralee said...

my favourite would have to be the bug legs. I am cloth diapering and using a PUL liner in my diaper genie... it's working out great! I am going to have to try some soakers for overnights... what a great product!

Angel said...

the snack baggies!

Angel said...

i follow

Angel said...

i cloth diaper, use cloth bags, make my own cleaner

Lynn Osborne said...

I think these are so cool! I have a friend due in September and she would love any of these. Thanks for the chance to win!

Lynn Osborne said...

I use canvas grocery bags. We use very few paper towels. We replaced some of our cordless phones with old style corded to reduce electricity.

Heather said...

Love the wetbags...what a handy item for any mommy!

heatherdemke(at)gmail(dot)com

Anne said...

I love the wet bags; so many uses for that but the bug legs are cute too!

Anne said...

I follow your blog!

Anna said...

I love the cotton candy dot legs! So cute and would look adorable on my chunky girls legs!

Anna said...

I reuse grocery bags...always! We don't even buy plastic big garbage bags---we deal with the small ones and it works great for us cause we don't have a smelly garbage that stays around for days until the bag is full!

lil miss' mama said...

I like the wet bags. I have one wet bag for cloth diapers, but it doesn't cinch well and that, in my mind, defeats a large portion of its purpose!

lil miss' mama said...

I always walk to the grocery store, library, park, and drug store!
We also cloth diaper. I just planted a lot of veggies and herbs. We use reusable grocery bags. I sew a lot of my daughter's clothes...

Jaime said...

I love your stuff, way cute! I love the bug legs and the wet bag! My fingers are crossed, and my toes!!

Amanda said...

I love this site; so glad I found it! Thanks for the awesome giveaways. Congratulations on your anniversary.

Amanda said...

I am a follower now too :)

Amanda said...

we are starting to use the green grocery bags. i cannot believe on the trash it has cut down on.

The Inspired Nester said...

I just love your stuff. I am becoming more green by using natural cleaning products and cleaning with rags (especially my lil one's face after eating!)

Wendy said...

I love the wetbags! I am getting ready to try out cloth diapering and could really use one!

Wendy said...

We do several "green" things, but the latest is trying cloth diapering. My baby is 2 months old but I figured its not too late!

Missie Krissie said...

Great giveaway, I so hope I win something... anything!! I'm following you now too!

Corals said...

I think the wet bags are terrific! Your fabric choices are so cute!

Corals said...

I follow!

Corals said...

I cloth diaper, use reusable grocery bags, and make all of my own safe cleaners at home.

Briahna said...

I would love the wet bags! What a great idea!

briahnabushman@gmail.com

shebowles said...

I think the polka dot bug legs are the cutest! I am now following and I will also post on my blog. bellucreations.blogspot.com

We also use gdiapers for our little guy!

Denton & Krystee said...

I love the wet bags!

Bhavesha said...

I need some those fleece shortie/longies/soakers things! tried of washing the sheets, comforter and pillows for my 3 yr old almost every other day! I've tried everything else too. thanks!

~Kimberly said...

I use the 'green' grocery bags, and recycle items for our recycle bin pick up every other week.

~Kimberly said...

I love the leg warmers. The patterns you use are adorable... and even more adorable... the fact that you call them "bug legs"! CUTE!

Treasuresofjoy said...

I love the wet bags!
I cloth diapered my now 6 year old.
I use cloth grocery bags that i made out of vintage fabric.

Casey said...

those soakers are a really good idea

Heather said...

I love the Baby Legs! Too cute!

Heather
www.thegiftcloset.blogspot.com

Heather said...

To become more green I use reusable sandwich mats, reusable grocery bags, & recycle! :)

Heather
The Gift Closet

Britney and Jaren Jensen said...

I love your bug legs & wet bags...genious!! I'm having baby #4in July & will be stocking up shortly, so glad I found your site! I'm definately following :) I've stopped buying paper towels, paper goods, I always recycle every chance I get.
Here is my blog I will definately be sharing your site:
jarenandbritneyjensen.blogspot.com

Alice said...

My favorite is the wet bags and the baggies, but I love the others too. Great new products.

Alice said...

I follow.

Alice said...

I am trying to be more green my eliminating as much disposable stuff from our lives as I can (using cloth bags, not using plastic baggies, cutting down on paper towels etc)

Meninheira said...

I love the shortie soakers are soooo cute :)

meninheira AT gmail DOT com


Hugs from Spain :)

Nachelle said...

I love the snack bags and the bug leg, both o creative and cute and functional!

Roman Ezekiel Young said...

the wet bags are a great idea - love it!! and I use cloth nappies to help the environment and my hip pocket!

Missy said...

I am thrilled to become a follower of Babybug creations! Such cute things and so much inspiration.

My favorite new item is the wet bag...i have been in the market for one for a while (cloth diaper mama) and yours are so cute. I also love the reusable snack bags and the bug legs are adorable.

Striving to care for this earth: We are a faithful long-term recycle family, we ONLY use re-usable grocery bags, have been using ONLY cloth diapers and wipes for a year and a half and will continue with baby three on the way ( i LOVE cloth...and was very nervous about it at first but its so easy and so much better all around. would love to have a wet bag for all our outings). We don't use plastic water bottles and just switched to only glass containers for left overs (good for the earth and for us), and i am sure i could keep going...

I already have a link to your blog on my blog and have a little post too. My blog is a private one but if your interested, email me and ill put you on the list. missytillman@gmail.com and ansleysworld@blogspot.com

Mandy said...

All are great - I love love love the wetbags!

Lori said...

I just found your site - and your stuff looks great! I really like the wet bags. and to go more green our city offers a recycling can, and I've been sooo impressed with how much stuff we put in there now instead of in the trash. Thanks!!
Lori ericjandlorik@yahoo.com

Ann said...

I always use baskets for all shopping and activities with the kids, never plastic bags. Love the wet bags and the snack bags

Amanda said...

To be more green, I've switched to cloth pads. :)

adm388@yahoo.com

Briann and Shaun Neeley said...

i love the cotton candy buglegs!

Briann and Shaun Neeley said...

im a new follower #1

Briann and Shaun Neeley said...

im a new follower #2

Michelleigh said...

I love the snack bag idea and the bug legs! My neighbor is pregnant and these would be amazing gifts for her!

Michelleigh said...

I follow (now!) Great blog! :)

Michelleigh said...

My husband and I strive to be green. The latest addition to being green has been using Simple Green and/or vinegar to clean our home. That and recycling with our new trash company. Its so rewarding to see how empty your trash can be at the end of the week!

Cyndi said...

I love the wetbags! What a GREAT idea! I need those for summer swimming! (cyndilou_llama@yahoo.com)

Steve and Cyndi said...

I just became a follower today! :) (cyndilou_llama@yahoo.com)

Cyndi said...

I use rags instead of paper towels, and I enjoy reusable grocery bags whenever possible. (cyndilou_llama@yahoo.com)

Kristy said...

I like the bug legs myself... I have a few I use with my daughter and I love them.

Kristy said...

I like the bug legs and the wet bags!

Katie said...

I could always use a wet bag! I have one now but it's too small since I'm currently cloth diapering two kiddos. (Does that count as my "green" entry?) I also bring my own shopping bags to the grocery store. :)

Katie said...

Don't know if you need it, but I'm at katievarela (at) att (dot) net

Jinii said...

I love the bug legs!! So cute.

Jinii said...

I am a follower!

Jinii said...

I am trying to be more green by using a refillable water bottle.

Art & Becky said...

I am following!

Art & Becky said...

I love the bug legs! So cute!

Art & Becky said...

Green item - I have started to bring my own shopping bags to the store.

kvanzandt said...

The Mama cloth pouch is great!

kvanzandt said...

I follow now!

Melissa said...

I already love the bug legs and have a few pairs from you, but I love the wetbags! I think they are the coolest concept, especially going into swimsuit season. I would love one just for my little girls dirty diapers but also those soakin wet cloth swim diapers (love them - they're washable and reusable) and the swimsuit itself! Thanks for making such fun stuff! I already have a link from my blog to yours but mine is private so you won't be able to see it. :(

sandy said...

I like the reusable baggies. I think that is a wonderful idea. I need to get some for my granddaughter!


sandra-jo@hotmail.com

Ashley said...

The wet bag is perfect for summer- and for kids! Great idea

Ashley said...

I reuse the grocery bags I do still get and I make my own cleaning supplies

courtneyb said...

Your reusable bags are a great idea!

to go green, I use reusable grocery bags, plant my own garden and use a reusable water bottle.

Nicole said...

I love the wet bags...they would be so great after a day at the beach...control the sand.

Nicole said...

I follow

Nicole said...

I use reusable grocery bags

Anonymous said...

I am not sure which product I like better: the wetbag or the bug legs. Both seem very useful and are extremely cute too!
Lois

Anonymous said...

I now follow your blog!
Lois

Anonymous said...

My "green side" uses re-usable bags. :) I tried cloth diapers but just didn't find a good brand for my child.
Lois

Anonymous said...

I like to use re-usable bags! Lois

Mrs. Dunbar said...

I am really liking the idea of wet bags. Great giveaway.

Mrs. Dunbar said...

Going green in the Dunbar home: we now use re-usable shopping bags and I've stopped using paper towels in lue of regular towels or microfiber.

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