Googaro Week in Review: 8/11/13 – 8/18/13

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Hopefully you are napping when baby naps!  In which case, you may have missed some of the fun items we’ve been sharing!  Here’s a recap of all that happened last week in the world of Googaro:

Monday August 12, 2013 was National Middle Child day!  Here you will find some perspective on being a middle child from PBS Kids.  We’d love to hear your tips for how you carve out special time alone with each of your kids!

Also on Monday, Googaro’s August boxes shipped!  Yippee!  Be sure you sign up here for your subscription so that you don’t miss out on September!

Check out this Googaro write up on Real Mom Media!

How cool are these green sprouts® compressed wipes? Offering them in our Googaboxes was a no-brainer since all green sprouts products are free from PVC, BPA, and formamides.
On Wednesday we asked if you had anyone other than your partner join you in the delivery room!  We loved all the answers we got – seems like a lot of delivery rooms are stuffed full of love!
The Mama Maven’s Googaro post has a great video included!  Check it out!
Click here to try out a 1 month Googaro box and see what all the fuss is about!  Be sure to use promo code FABFINDS and you’ll get 10% off!  Woo hoo!
We found a list of 51 must have children’s books!  Is your child’s favorite included?
Another fab write-up of Googaro by Ramblings of a Suburban Mom!  AND she included a coupon code for your use!
Last but not least, congratulations to Andrea!  She is the final winner of our Nouri Bars giveaway and will be receiving two free, yummy Nouri bars!
Be sure to stay tuned on Facebook and Twitter!  We are so close to 1000 fans on Facebook . . . we’re planning a special giveaway to celebrate once we hit that number!  XO
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Googaro Week in Review: 8/3/13 – 8/10/13

googaro blogWe would hate to think that while changing a diaper you missed out on any of the fun things happening in the world of Googaro!  So here is our friendly weekly recap:

Here are some great ideas for back-to-school traditions to begin with your little ones.  Did you have any back-to-school traditions growing up that you plan on passing down to your own kids?

We have one more fun Nouri Bars giveaway coming up on Monday 8/12/13!  The winner of this week’s giveaway is Brittany W!  We can’t wait for her to try her yummy Nouri Bars!  Be sure to like us on Facebook so that you don’t miss out on a chance to win!

We found 3 tips for keeping a (semi) tidy house with a newborn!

We also found these braided do’s that left us inspired! But why let the little ones have all the fun? Some of these would look great on mom too!

We love the clean, modern designs of Boon Inc. products! Their Scrubble Bath Squirt Toy set is fun to play with and look at!

Boon Inc. Scrubble Bath Toys

Boon Inc. Scrubble Bath Toys

Wednesday August 7, 2013 was the last day of World Breastfeeding Week . . . to help wrap up the week here are some celeb quotes about motherhood and breastfeeding!  We also put up an interesting poll on Facebook asking if you were visited by a lactation consultant after you gave birth.  Click here to see the range of answers we got!

This will probably happen when your Googabox arrives:

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Googaro is featured on momtrends.com as one of a few Favorite Baby Items!

Disney’s new movie “Planes” hit theaters Friday!  Are you planning to see it?

Adorable, homemade Monkey cake perfect for a first birthday!  Are you planning to make your child’s first birthday cake?

Important Googaro update: In our ongoing quest to make Googaro a wonderful and fun experience, we’ve decided to change carriers. This month’s boxes will be shipped August 12 (that’s tomorrow!) We’ve got some fabulous products for you this month! Enjoy!

Be sure to follow Googaro on Twitter and Pinterest for more fun!

 

 

Googaro Week in Review: 7/14/13 – 7/20/13

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In case your toddler was on your computer more than you were last week, here are all the fun things that happened in the world of Googaro:

We shared a yummy recipe we found for bow ties with sugar snaps, lemon, and ricotta – perfect for a hot summer evening!

The New York Mom wrote a lovely post about receiving her first Googabox!

We love working with Babyganics, because their products are safe and non-toxic!.  We had a lot of great feedback about their Fabric and Nursery Freshener!

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Googaro was in the news!  Read all about it in this week’s online Staten Island Advance!

We sent a Googabox as a thank you and Allison Road wrote all about how fun it was to open with her son!

This article cracked us up, because seriously some of the things we get used to as parents are gross!

Fun!  5 wardrobe pieces that every mom should own!  How many do you already own?

No-bake raspberry cheesecake in a jar?  Adorable, refreshing, and super easy!

Don’t miss out!  Just 4 more days to order our exclusive 1 month boxes in time for August shipment!

Join us this week for more fun, tips, trends, and news from the world of Googaro on Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest!  See you there!

Googaro Week in Review 7/7/13 – 7/13/13

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Was your little ankle-biter biting your ankles while you were trying to have fun on the internet?  No need to worry!   Here’s all the fun stuff Googaro shared this week:

Mom’s Favorite Stuff wrote about receiving her Googaro box!

The mom from The Cat in the Hat defends herself.  We know it’s just a fictional character, but who else agrees that this sort of behavior is almost expected from Dad!  😉

We love offering products from companies like Burt’s Bees, that care about the ingredients used in baby skin care.

Do you follow any celeb moms on Instagram?  If so, share with us your favorites so we can follow along too!

Our One Month boxes are back!  Perfect for gifts or testing out our subscription service!

Our July boxes are causing a lot of excitement!  Mama Not Martha shared all about receiving her new box!  Green Days Blue Waves also wrote about receiving her new box AND is hosting a fun giveaway!

Celebrity mom Ali Landry delivered her newborn son the other day, on his older sister’s birthday!  We are curious: do any of your children share the same birthday?

Has your little one opened up his/her newest Googabox yet? We’d love to see photos of your cutie opening up or enjoying all the goodies! Please share with us on Facebook or Twitter!

Googaro Week in Review 7/1/13 – 7/6/13

googaro blogKids are adorable, but let’s face it . . . they demand a LOT of time.  Loudly.  They loudly demand a lot of time, and cookies, and juice refills, and anything else that strikes their fancy!  So in case you missed out on any of the fun that Googaro likes to share with you, here’s a quick recap from this week:

As if you couldn’t tell, here are 10 signs that your sweet baby is becoming a (gulp!) toddler.

We love the companies we’ve partnered with to bring you the best baby gear!  Rich Frog makes the most super adorable toys, like this soft squeaky giraffe:

giraffeTake a break from the same boring old bbq routine and try out this yummy, kid-friendly Teriyaki Chicken Burger!

Speaking of barbecues, if you’re looking to keep a group of kids busy at a summer cook-out, this tricycle car wash is fun for a large age range!

If you’re heading out on a road trip this summer, here are some great tips for keeping kids busy (and parents sane!) in the car!

How much do you think about your family’s environmental impact?  Do you recycle, shop for green cleaning products, carpool?  Here is the story of one mom who decided she would raise her child to leave behind zero carbon footprint!  It’s a lot tougher than it sounds!

Some of our favorite pins from this week:

Over 30 fun letter activities for kids

This adorable Where the Wild Things Are nursery printable

Fun photo balloon idea for a birthday party

And last, but definitely not least, we shared a new promo code!  Visit googaro.com and use promo code JULY10 to receive 10% off!

Check back each Saturday for our Googaro Week in Review!  Join us as well on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest!