I love me some competitions – for some reason I am extremely lucky when it comes to them. My belief on that is “You got to be IN it – to WIN it!” so go ahead… enter that competition!
Lately on my social media, you may have picked up I’ve been trying really hard to carve out more quality time with my little girl. Time that is just for us two, without the hubby and toddler. It’s been tough, but being mindful of your time really helps. We received an awesome press drop from Prima Toys including their L.O.L Surprise! Games and I just knew this was something just the two of us could do together!
Although Daniel was an exclusively breastfed baby, bottles were and still are a vital part of our lives. Sometimes I really just needed a break. Of course when Daniel started day care, finding a bottle that could mimic the breast without the risk of nipple confusion was a mission. This coupled with the fact that bottles generally cause winds – caused us searching high and low. The Difrax S-bottle is the ideal bottle for preventing stomach cramps, with their unique anti-colic system! Difrax have graciously agreed to treat one of my readers to not just one but two of their S-baby bottles! YAY!
The ergonomic shape of the S-baby bottle allows your baby to lie in their natural rounded position, with their heads raised a bit while drinking. It also allows you a much more relaxed position whilst feeding. Much like breastfeeding, this increases eye contact between you and your baby during this special time, but also allows dad, or other family members to become involved.
The unique anti-colic system ensures a constant flow of air from the bottom of the S-bottle, without causing a vacuum. This means that the air enters and stays at the bottom of the bottle without mixing with the milk. Thereby reducing the risk of colic, burping and vomiting. To add to this, because the air does not mix with the milk all essential nutrients are preserved.
Bottle caps are just for protecting the teats right? Not with the S-bottle, this cap indicates measures up to 30-50ml. This can help you give your baby the right amount of formula or breast milk straight from birth. The teats are BPA-free, odourless and tasteless, easy to sterilise and don’t carry any risk of latex allergies. I think the best part is probably that you can take it apart from top to bottom, which not only is ideal for cleaning but you can replace all the parts too!
The S-bottle’s bottom is detachable, so you can fill it up with formula or frozen cubes of breast milk from the bottom. It also comes in 4 convenient sizes and 2 designs. The sizes include 170ml and 250ml in the natural design, and 200ml and 310ml in the wide design, taking you through all the phases your baby may need.
To win TWO 310ml wide design, 20cm S-shaped bottles, from Difrax! All you need to do to get in on this awesome prize is follow the instructions in the widget below! GOODLUCK!
a Rafflecopter giveaway
- This competition is only open to South African residents.
- Entries will be verified to ensure that all the steps have been followed – if not your entry will be disqualified.
- The competition closes on the 1 May and the winner will be selected shortly thereafter. Announcements will also be made on Facebook so be sure to follow me there so you don’t miss it.
- Winners will be contacted via email, and if no response is received within 48 hours a new winner will be selected.
- Prizes will be delivered by the sponsors.
In the Meantime – have you tried the Difrax bottles? What has your experience been?
Easter is looming and it’s one of my favourite holidays next to Christmas! Remembering that our Saviour paid the ultimate sacrifice for us, and because of it we can be free! It means time for pickled fish, hot cross buns, and tons of Easter chocolates. I haven’t always loved giving the kids too many chocolate treats over the period though, mostly because I’m the one who has to deal with overstimulated kids after – and we all know how that plays out. We usually group our Easter treats with a little something longer lasting. This year Prima Toys has some really awesome ideas for just that!
Date nights are far and few in between in our home, as mentioned previously we make time to spend at least 30 minutes in devotional every day (When our situation allows of course!). When Christian Art Media sent me the new Mr & Mrs Collection hamper, I was absolutely elated that it contained 52 date night ideas and a sweet devotional as well! They have also given me an extra set to host a giveaway for one lucky reader! Accckkk!!!
Summer is a difficult time for eczema sufferers, in my experience, sweat really aggravates sensitive skin in the worst way. As I have mentioned many times before, Baby Dove really did change things for us in terms of Daniel’s sensitive skin. Being diagnosed at 10 weeks old was heart-wrenching for me, we have since found a really good skin routine. This includes managing his sudden flare ups, as well as keep his skin healthy all year round.