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Little Passports 12 Month Subscription Giveaway + Melissa and Doug Toys



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Little Passports 12 Month Subscription Giveaway + Melissa and Doug Toys


That's right! You can win a 12 month subscription to one of the best learning tools for your children, Little Passports. Enter now and you could have your own subscription by the end of the month as well as some of the hottest toys on the market from Melissa and Doug! This prize is valued at $250, but let's be serious...you cannot put a price on your child learning fun facts about the world we live in! Little Passports allows your child to develop knowledge on all kinds of different historical figures, eras, locations and traditions, turning them into a true citizen of the world. And YES...it is super fun! The deadline to sign up to win this prize is April 25th. If you miss out on this weeks opportunity, don't fret...There is one more week of giveaways to enter. Use the link below:

http://platform.votigo.com/fbsweeps/sweeps/Birthday-Giveaway



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Have style, want extra cash? Join Stella & Dot

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Are you looking for a work-at-home opportunity? Have you heard of Stella & Dot? They have fabulous accessories for you to share by having trunk shows – online or in-home! You have the potential of earning extra spending money or a six figure income, it’s up to you! And to make this deal even better, now through the end of April, when you sign up to be a Stella & Dot Stylist, you will get an additional $100 ($450 total) in free accessories! All you have to do is sell, they take care of everything else. Click here to sign up and find out all the details - www.stelladot.com/stylist.




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19 KID-FRIENDLY EARTH DAY ACTIVITIES

Bitsy's Brainfood co-founder, Maggie Patton encourages families to involve kids in Earth Day, to teach them that they can make a difference.

"When it comes to my own family and taking action on Earth Day, we like to think globally, and act locally. There are so many simple ways to get the whole family involved in celebrating Earth Day," Patton says. Below, she provides 19 kid-friendly Earth Day activities that can extend into loving the environment every day.

19 KID-FRIENDLY EARTH DAY ACTIVITIES
  1. Compost your fruit and veggie scraps and watch your garden bloom!
  2. Buy, fill and refill reusable water bottles — help keep millions of single-use plastic bottles out of landfill.
  3. Save a tree! Use both sides of your notebook paper.
  4. Visit a zoo or farm and learn how to care for animals. It'll promote local food, too.
  5. Go for a family walk or bike ride and help keep the Earth cool.
  6. Get everyone a pair of work gloves and pick up trash in your neighborhood or town.
  7. Buy or make your own green cleaning products and spring clean your home.
  8. Grow a community garden and nourish your neighborhood green spaces.
  9. Plant more trees in your town — they'll help clean the air.
  10. Help remove stuck plastic bags out of trees. And switch to reusable bags instead ... for everything!
  11. Make an appointment with your town leaders to add more neighborhood trash cans and recycling bins — or start a recycling program.
  12. Collect glass food jars to paint and turn into candle holders (and use soy-based candles!).
  13. Love surprises? Plant bulbs and flower seeds and keep a weather eye for spring blossoms!
  14. “Turn off the lights!” Make switch plate reminders for your whole house.
  15. Show your kids the beauty of the beach. Collect shells and rocks for art projects.
  16. Make extra food for dinner then ditch BPA-lined plastic and get glass storage containers instead for leftovers.
  17. Transform colorful magazine pages, comics and more into artful projects and gift wrappers.
  18. Learn how to donate/recycle old computer equipment and post instructions (with permission, of course) at your local library, cafes, electronics stores and more.
  19. Breathe in nature: Turn off the a/c and open a window to the world.
Bonus activity: Just get outside and play!







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Vegan Food Pyramid Chart

While we do eat grass fed and organic meats, we are all about a whole foods, plant-based diet daily. This is a very helpful chart for anyone wanting to eat better.
Ordinary Vegan Food Pyramid
Courtesy of: Ordinary Vegan


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Modcloth's ‘Spring-Time to Shine’ Contest

 From what we've seen of Fashion Week’s Fall ‘14 collections, Mid-century silhouettes, a la Joan and Peggy from "Mad Men", are hotter than ever!

ModCloth has a wide assortment of classically chic pieces, with many available in our full range of sizes (XS-4X). For more Mid-century looks, check out the rest of their collection.





Modcloth's ‘Spring-Time to Shine’ Contest has kicked off in the Style Gallery
Check out their blog for more details

Share your spring style with ModCloth’s ‘Spring-Time to Shine’ Contest, and you could win a $50 gift certificate!

Entering is simple -- just snap a photo of yourself in your freshest spring ensemble and upload to the Style Gallery. Outfits do not need to feature ModCloth (although it is encouraged!), and users can submit as many entries as their hearts desire. 
Two winners will be chosen and featured by ModCloth. 
This contest is open to both domestic and international applications through 1 p.m. PT on 4/28. Please see the ModCloth blog for more details. Good luck!



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Origin Studio Wallet Giveaway (Week 1)

The Go Mamas Welcomes you to the 
Origin Studio Wallet Giveaway 

http://www.originstudio.com/

The GO Mamas have a wonderful, exciting opportunity with Origin Studios, just for our blog, they are giving away 2 wallets per week, for 5 weeks to our readers! WOOT WOOT!

That means that you get to try 5 times to win 2 awesomely designed ecofriendly wallets of your choice!



http://www.originstudio.com/


The winner would choose 2 designs of their choice, of the 5 styles available.

Hosted by: The Go Mamas
Sponsored by: Origin Studio Wallets

A special thank you goes out to our Sponsor and Co-Hosts. 
Please kindly visit their pages above.




 We at Green Organic Mamas support the handmade and small business community, and promote the importance of buying handmade goods. We hope you will also!
 
Giveaway Details:

Open to US residents
Giveaway (Week 1): 4/21/14 - 4/28/14)

The winner would choose 2 designs of their choice, of the 5 styles available. 

Click the link below for your opportunity to win TWO (2) Origin Studio Wallets
Enter the giveaway on the form below


Remember that ALL entries are optional and each entry only increases your chance of winning. You are under no obligation to enter this giveaway.

Disclosure: This giveaway is not associated with Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google or any of their affiliates. The Go Mamas may have received the products mentioned above for their honest opinion. Participating bloggers received no compensation for this publication. The opinions expressed by The Go Mamas are their own, and may differ from yours or this blog's. The Sponsor listed above is responsible for prize fulfillment or shipment.

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Origin Studio Eco-Friendly Wallets Review

At Origin Studio, we create unique, original and contemporary accessories.


The Company

Origin Studio's creates unique, original and contemporary accessories. Rick, the founder and creative director, has been making wallets for over a decade. What started off as a personal project has evolved into a business with the encouragement of his family and friends.

The Product

Tear resistant wallets. Cost $12.00
Origin Studio wallets are made in the United States using a special plastic-like paper that’s not only water and tear-resistant, but 100% recyclable and produced in an eco-conscious manner.


The Why:

What started off as a personal project has evolved into a business with the encouragement of his family and friends. The art is unique, 100% original and designed by Origin Studio's.

The Review

When I was first introduced to these wallets, I admit I was curious. Would they be as nice in person as the pictures reflect? How would they feel in my hand? Would they hold enough of my money? Where they truly tear resistant?

The answers. Yes. Smooth.  A little. And yes.

I was sent one of each style. They have five designs. My favorites are in order below.

Earth Crystals, Outsider, Electric, Mustache (there is also a Skull Paisley)

When I received them,  I put them to the test immediately.  The texture is smooth and the special plastic-like paper makes the wallet resilient. They are slim so will not hold a wad of money, but a sufficient amount to go shopping if you carry larger bills. It will easily slide into a pocket and slip into a pocketbook. There is a  decorative (fake)  flap that initially you think is the change pocket.. I later realized this is actually for credit cards, which fit snugly once I tried it.




Now would money stay free from moisture if the wallet got wet? How much cash will it hold anyway?
 
There is $12.00 pictured in wallet.  One $5.00 bill & 7 singles. Once it was folded it was a bit bunchy.  The money did stay dry in the wallet however, which was a good thing.

I thought the patterns were very nice and extremely original, there is a design that may suit every buyer. They were very durable, flexible and resisted my attempts to tear or rip. In my personal opinion, these wallets are very upbeat and current designs are trendy, so they may be more appealing to teens and upcoming fashionista's. They are especially useful to the eco-concious consumer or even the traveler because of their no metal, plastic design.

They state on their website that the wallets are produced in an eco-conscious manner which is always deserves a big high-five.


Pros and Cons

Stylish, waterproof and 100% recyclable. They are only $12.00 each, so would make a great gift for anyone. We would definitely love to see more original designs from Origin Studio.

Click the links to follow, subscribe & learn more about Origin Studio below

THE GIVEAWAY 

 The GO Mamas have a wonderful, exciting opportunity with Origin Studios, just for our blog, they are giving away 2 wallets per week, for 5 weeks to our readers! WOOT WOOT!

That means that you get to try 5 times to win 2 awesomely designed ecofriendly wallets of your choice!

The winner would choose 2 designs of their choice, of the 5 styles available. 





 

Click the link below for your opportunity to win TWO (2) Origin Studio Wallets

Giveaway Week 1: 4/21/14 - 4/28/14
Giveaway Week 2: 4/29/14 - 5/6/14 (Stay Tuned)
Giveaway Week 3: 5/7/14 - 5/14/14 (Stay Tuned)
Givewaway Week 4: 5/15/14 - 5/22/14 (Stay Tuned)
Giveaway Week 5:  5/23/14 -5/30/14 (Stay Tuned)


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Ola! Food Review & Giveaway




The Company

Growing up in a family of eight, Dina Houser enjoyed her mom’s healthy, homemade, great-tasting granola — the same satisfying recipe she recreated as a working mother of three young boys. Carefully fine-tuning her family’s recipe – using whole grains, nuts, and pure maple syrup – Dina’s hand-baked granola quickly became everyone’s favorite ready-to-go breakfast, snack and topping. Ola! Foods was launched on Earth Day in 2009.

 
The Product

Hand-baked granola



The Why

Dina Houser (creator of Ola!) grew up enjoying her mom’s healthy, homemade, great-tasting granola. After fine-tuning her family’s recipe – using whole grains, nuts, and pure maple syrup – Dina’s hand-baked granola quickly became everyone’s favorite ready-to-go breakfast, snack and topping. 


The Review

The GO Mamas video review


Ola! Foods offers the post delectable granola around! It is full of of whole grain oats, wheat bran, pure maple syrup,  pure vanilla extract, cinnamon, and sea salt.  It is hard to find products that are full of goodness and healthy. Ola! granola is handbaked, gluten-free, soy-free, dairy-free, egg-free, oil-free, low sugar, vegan, non-GMO, kosher, and 100% natural. That is fantastic for anyone who has allergies, or anyone wanting an all-natural food to enjoy.

My family and I enjoyed all of the flavors which are No Nut Vanilla, and Vanilla Almond, Chocolate Banana Chip, and Cranberry Orange Pecan.  I loved the Chocolate Banana Chip and Cranberry Orange Pecan the best, probably because of the added fruit. You can really taste the ingredients, the fruit popped, the vanilla lingered and the whole nuts were fresh and crunchy.


Cranberry Orange Pecan with  So Delicious Original Coconut Milk Beverage
The bags zip-lock, assuring  freshness (not that it will last long). This granola was an instant hit in my household, and will become a mainstay in our pantry.

Pros and Cons

No negatives at all!

Ola! also donates 100% of their profits to BeFoundation, a private, family foundation focusing on education, arts and wellness initiatives for disadvantaged youth.  Wonderful job Ola! Foods.

Perks

Use promo code TGM2014 for free shipping on all online orders. Expires June 30, 2014

Do you have a favorite flavor?


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Disclaimer: The Go Mamams received the product mentioned above in exchange for an honest review and opinion. The opinions displayed are our own and may differ from yours. We are disclosing this in accordance with the FTC’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

THE GIVEAWAY



 Click the link below for your opportunity to win: An Ola! tote filled with their 9oz bags in four flavors, and a tray each of Ola! 9 pack trays of 1oz Grab-n-Go Singles in two of their flavors.

Giveaway Begins: 04/21/14 and Ends: 05/04/14

Disclosure: This giveaway is not associated with Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google or any of their affiliates. The Go Mamas may have received the products mentioned above for their honest opinion. Participating bloggers received no compensation for this publication. The opinions expressed by The Go Mamas are their own, and may differ from yours or this blog's. This blog is not responsible for prize fulfillment or shipment.

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Ola! Natural Granola Giveaway

The Go Mamas Welcomes you to the 
Ola! Foods Granola Giveaway

Hosted by: The Go Mamas Sponsored by: Ola! Foods 

Ola's provides simply delicious, addictive flavors to their granola, making small handmade batches of goodness. Plus the company is charitable to boot!

 Read More in The Go Mamas Ola Granola review

We at The GO Mamas support the handmade and small business community, and promote the importance of buying handmade goods. We hope you will also!

Giveaway Details:

One Winner will win their own 9oz bags in four flavors, and a tray each of Ola! 9 pack trays of 1oz Grab-n-Go Singles in two of their flavors. (ARV $58.00)

This giveaway ends 05/5/2014
Open to US residents
Enter the giveaway on the form below

Disclosure: This giveaway is not associated with Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Google or any of their affiliates. The Go Mamas may have received the products mentioned above for their honest opinion. Participating bloggers received no compensation for this publication. The opinions expressed by The Go Mamas are their own, and may differ from yours or this blog's. This blog is not responsible for prize fulfillment or shipment.

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Food Should Taste Good Tortilla Chip Review


"You've been chipped.






The Company

Founder Pete Lescoe created Food Should Taste Good, Inc in 2006 with the goal of making a unique new snack with great taste, real ingredients, and sophisticated flavor - the qualities he is most passionate about in food.

The Product
Tortilla chips



The Why

Chips made from high qualiity ingredients. All chip varieties are gluten free, cholesterol free, have zero grams trans fats. They are also certified Kosher.  Plus, many varieties are certified vegan.

The Review

We are a family of snackers. We munch, we crunch, we dip. But being the good mother I am trying to be, I have to try to make those snack attacks much more healthier, but without losing the flavor component.

Food Should Taste Good to the rescue!
I received White cheddar, Ancho Chile sweet potato, Kettle Corn & Olive


The GO Mama's video review



As you can see our taste test was a success, and those bags didn't make it through the day!

Food Should Taste Good offers twenty varieties of their tortilla chips alone, and are slowly building up their flavor profile in their kettle chip and pita puffs. Like chocolate chips? No problem. prefer an Asian flair? Well Sesame and Kimchi should make you a satisfied chipper.

My family and I tried the following flavors:

Ancho Chile Sweet Potato Chip  These were my favorite. I love kettle chips and sweet potatoes, so this combination was a wonderful treat for me. The hard fry secures the crunch factor, and the chile brings a mild heat. Loved them.

Kettle Corn Tortilla Chips
Sweet & salty  always gets a high rating from me. My kids raved about these.

Olive Tortilla Chips
Full of black kalamata and green olive flavor, it is mild enough to to be topped with any type of dip.

White Cheddar Tortilla Chips
Using their Multigrain recipe as the base, the cheddar cheese addition makes for chip that is quite delicious.

The flavor in all of the chips are baked in every bite, so there is always consistent flavor. Plus the beauty of that is there is no sprinkled on seasonings, so no residue left on your fingers! Mess-free crunch, who knew?

The ingredient list for each product was minimal and full of whole foods like sweet potatoes, corn, quinoa, flax seeds,  & brown rice flour. Plus simple seasonings such as sea salt, Ancho chile peppers, onion, and garlic. Simple ingredients equals  a chip you can offer your family with no qualms.

Besides tortilla and kettle chips, they also offer brown rice crackers and pita puffs (which sound intriguing) in a slew of flavors.


Pros and Cons

All of their products are GMO free!  There was a decent amount of chips in each bag, even with the "air" factor. Each one was totally fresh and crisp

I love any company that supports charitable causes, and this company is doing just that. This year Food Should Do GoodTM is providing support in the fight against breast cancer by donating $100,000 to Play for P.I.N.K.

My only con would be the price-point, but unfortunately there tends to be a higher cost for organic & non-GMO products. I often see coupons offered for this brand, so check before heading out to the market. They  are available in most grocery stores and natural food markets.


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Disclaimer: The Go Mamams received the product mentioned above in exchange for an honest review and opinion. The opinions displayed are our own and may differ from yours. We are disclosing this in accordance with the FTC’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”


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