Thursday, January 14, 2010

Silikids Giveaway

This giveaway has ended. Thanks to all that entered!!


I'm having major issues that my baby girl will be 3 in 5 days!! Today she dressed herself, washed her own hands, put toothpaste on her toothbrush- that she opened up- and brushed her teeth. Plus she drank out of her Siliskin Glass without spilling a drop!

Did you know that in Europe they don't even use sippy cups? They go from the bottle to a regular cup! After reading that, I decided it's time to get rid of the sippys. I didn't want to just hand Ella a glass cup and say drink. So, I bought the sippy cups that have a hole on the top to teach her how to drink without sucking. Well, those didn't work and she got more milk on her shirt than in her mouth. Then I came across Siliskin 6 oz. Glasses and these are awesome!
A Siliskin Glass is a mini 6 oz glass cup that is perfect for little hands. It is wrapped in silicone, also called Siliskin, which is BPA free and non-toxic. The Siliskin is slip resistant and is very sturdy. When I say sturdy I mean that Ella threw hers on our hardwood floor and the glass didn't shatter. Siliskins are hypo-allergenic, have no open pores to harbor bacteria, are dishwasher safe and can be boiled to sterilize.

Silicone is a great alternative to plastic and is found in lots of Eco-friendly cookware. And glass is soooo much better than any plastic. This is the best alternative for kids until they can drink from a large glass cup. Silikids also sells Siliskin bottle covers if you are bottle feeding and wanting to ditch the plastic. I wish these had been around 2 1/2 years ago! You can get the Siliskin Glass for only $7.95!

The Giveaway: Silikids would like to give 1 lucky winner a Siliskin Glass!!

Rules: You have until 11:59 p.m. EST January 30, 2010 to enter. The winner will be chosen by random.org and announced after they respond to the winning email. The winner has 48 hours to respond to the winning email, or a new winner will be chosen. You must leave your email address! This contest is open to the US

How to Enter: Tell me something else you like from Silikids. Make sure you leave your email address!! I cannot contact the winner without it!

EXTRA Entries: You must complete the "How To Enter" before making any extra entries. Make sure you leave a comment for each extra entry and tell me which one.

2. Become a fan of Mkokopelli on FB, Mkokopelli on Twitter, or Follow my blog
3. Subscribe to my blog by email (on the right sidebar) You must verify and be active at the time of the giveaway- those who are unverified will become disqualified
4. Blog, Tweet or send a message on FB and leave a link here (1 entry per day)
5. Enter another giveaway I have going on and tell me which one or leave a comment on a non-giveaway post (1 entry total)

6. Sign up for the Silikids Newsletter
7. Become a Fan of Silikids on Facebook
8. Follow Silikids on Twitter
9. Tell me something you learned on the Silikids site

10. Grab my button and post on your blog, Facebook page, or myspace page and link back in a comment
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New disclaimer: I was sent this item to review from Silikids. This in NO way changes my opinions about the products or company. These are my thoughts, opinions and results.

140 comments:

  1. I didn't know that silicone is recyclable, that's really good to know. I was wondering about that.

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  2. I understand your pain! I think we emailed before and you said your daughter was close in age, you're not kidding! My daughter is turning three in 7 days and I don't know where 3 years have gone!!!!

    I have seen these before and was impressed, I like the look of their bottles and think I would grab some whenever the next baby comes along. We had four Avent ones that went with all the BPA issues and I love the idea of glass. I don't mind the cost of a better quality one as we don't need many with nursing, but I like to have something. I didn't realize they made glasses, so cute!

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  3. I"m subscribed to your blog by email.

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  4. I signed up for their newsletter

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  5. I learned on their site that silicone is inert, which is great to hear! So many things these days have hidden hazards you find out about later :(

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  6. I like the Silibibs


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  8. i love the silibottles...can't wait to get a few!
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  9. follow silikids on twitter (adamsblankie)
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  10. i learned that silicone is hypo allergenic
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  11. http://twitter.com/cneiding/status/7777986451 tweet

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  12. i learned that silicone is made of sand quartz rock and oxygen

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  14. I love the silibibs! Especially the lime and red ones!

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  15. I follow your blog!

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  16. I'm an email subscriber.

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  17. I like the red silibib. Thanks.
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  18. email subscriber
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  19. I follow your blog.
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  20. I like all the styles of SiliSkin glasses. The knee pads are a neat idea too. I wish I'd had some for the crawling months because we have hardwood floors!

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  21. I follow your blog on Google Friend Connect

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  22. I like the baby bottles.

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  23. Follower.

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  24. Subscriber.

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  25. I like that it is easier to hold. My granddaughter would love this glass - it'd make feel so independent (which she thinks she is!)

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  26. I subscribe via email.
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  27. I'm a fan of Mkokopelli on FB
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  28. I signed up for the Silikids newsletter.
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  29. I'm a fan of Sillikids on FB

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  30. I found out that since silicon is an inert material, it does not react with
food or beverages, or produce any hazardous fumes.

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  31. learned this: Silicone does not contain toxic chemicals like
    bisphenol-A, lead, PVC and phthalates.

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  32. I like the orange silipad.
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  33. email subscriber
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  34. follow on google friend connect
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  37. subscribed to silikids newsletter
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  38. follow silikids on twitter
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  39. silikids FB fan
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  40. on silikids site I learned that it is made of silicone so it is BPA free
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  42. entered belly bandit giveaway
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  47. main entry: i like silibib, wild colors
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  48. I like the bib! easy cleanup
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  49. I am fan of Mkokopelli on FB, Mkokopelli on Twitter, and Follow your blog
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  50. I subscribe to your blog
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  51. Tweet!
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  52. I have entered the Blue Ridge Gypsy $30 GC giveaway
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  53. Im getting the newsletter
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  54. I have Become a Fan of Silikids on Facebook
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  55. I Follow Silikids on Twitter
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  56. it dose not harbor groth of fungus or backteria..
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  57. your button is here
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  58. I blogged about the giveaway.
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  59. I would LOVE a red silibib. You can put them in the dishwasher? awesome!!

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  60. I am a fan of Mkokopelli on FB and follow Mkokopelli on Twitter, and Follow your blog

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  61. I Subscribe to my blog by email

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  62. I Became a Fan of Silikids on Facebook (Jana L)

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  63. I Follow Silikids on Twitter as dropcqueen

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  64. http://twitter.com/cneiding/status/7841555516 tweet

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  65. I think the silipads for crawling knees is a good idea. I'd like them for Shayda.
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  66. I'm an email subscriber of yours.
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  67. I entered your Green Baby Green Mama giveaway.
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  68. Your button is posted on my sidebar.
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  69. I really like silibottles.
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  73. I like the silipads. Comes in handy when you have hardwoods and tile

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  74. I tweeted: https://twitter.com/jkgorcery/status/7964199140

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  75. I entered your Belly Bandit giveaway

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  76. I follow Silikids on Twitter (@jkgorcery)

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  77. There silicone does not decompose but it is recyclable and there are sites you can drop off the items.

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  78. I have your button in my blog: http://whateverandbeyond.blogspot.com

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  79. the silibib
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  82. entered green party 50GC silenttributary(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  84. My son is crawling around now so the green silipads would be great for him! tylerpants(at)gmail.com

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  85. I learned from the Silikids site that silicone is non-toxic, hypo allergenic, does not promote
    bacteria or fungus growth, and it does not transmit taste to food. tylerpants(at)gmail.com

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  86. I'm an email subscriber. tylerpants(at)gmail.com

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  87. I also subscribe to the Silikids newsletter.
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  88. Entered your Green Baby Green Mama giveaway! tylerpants(at)gmail.com

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  90. I like the red silipads

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  91. I follow with Google Friend Connect

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  92. I entered your Green Baby Green Mama giveaway

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  93. Fan of Silikids on Facebook
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  95. I like the red silibib, it's awesome that I can just throw it in the dishwasher! peanut{at}nyc.rr.com

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  96. I'm a follower. peanut{at}nyc.rr.com

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  97. I entered the Green Baby Green Mama giveaway! peanut{at}nyc.rr.com

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  98. I learned that silicone does not decompose but it is recyclable at some specialty recycling facilities! peanut{at}nyc.rr.com

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  102. entered green party goods giveaway
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  109. I love the cup and their Silibibs look amazing too! bethmc84 (at) hotmail (dot) com

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  111. already follow on twitter at spacebarshift and follow blog. Just joined Facebook page.

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  113. Check out the NEWEST version of this cup on Kickstarter! It can bounce!

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