Thursday, July 8, 2010

Giveaway: Growing Tree Toys CLOSED



Thank you to Growing Tree Toys for participating in the Bloggy Birthday Blowout Event on Goodie Goodie Gumdrops!


No birthday is complete without a special toy or two. And since Nate will be turning two in under 3 weeks, we recently decided to pack away some of his beloved but forsaken baby toys to make room for cooler, new toddler-centric ones. Fortunately, I came across Growing Tree Toys just as I had sealed those cardboard boxes.

Growing Tree Toys is a children's toy boutique committed to providing educational toys that challenge, stimulate and encourage children to express their creativity. With their carefully chosen, well-rounded toy selection and helpful gift finder, Growing Tree Toys has the health and happiness of children at heart. Here, you'll find high-quality toys for kids of all ages, from brands we all know and love such as Plan Toys, Playmobil, Alex Toys, Manhattan Toy, Melissa & Doug and more. Growing Tree Toys offers same-day shipping (free shipping on orders over $75) and easy, hassle-free returns. They also have a Deal of the Day, where you can receive up to 60% off one hot toy daily!

I felt a sense of deja vu when I browsed the site and saw how many products they carry that we already own, such as:

Fill N Fun Water Play Mat from Earlyears (Nate @ 9 weeks)



Sophie la Giraffe (Nate @ 7 months)



Baby Farm Friends Bowling Set from Earlyyears (Nate @ 8 months)



Skwish by Manhattan Toy (Nate @ 9 months)



Radio Flyer Pathfinder Wagon (Nate @ 17 months)




Radio Flyer Fold 2 Go Trike (Nate @ 21 months)



I felt like the site was made for me. It was easy to navigate and categorized by age or specialty, enabling you to find the perfect toy for any child, whether two or twelve.

Nate is starting to become attached to his trains and cars so I know he would love some Automoblox. He also adores the Melissa & Doug Slice and Bake Cookie Set that he discovered at a recent playdate. So, I know just where I'll be visiting to spend Nate's birthday money!

BUY IT: Visit www.growingtreetoys.com today and check out their awesome array of popular toys!

WIN IT: One lucky reader is going to win a $25 gift card to Growing Tree Toys!

MAIN COURSE (MANDATORY ENTRY): Go to Growing Tree Toys and tell me what you'd purchase with your gift card if you won. Remember to please leave your email address in your comment if it isn't visible on your profile to prevent disqualification!

SUGAR ON TOP (BONUS ENTRIES): To maximize your chances of winning, you may do any or all of the following. Be sure to complete the above mandatory entry or your bonus entries will not count!

1.) Follow my blog and/or subscribe via reader or email. Comment telling me which method you chose. If you already follow or subscribe, that counts! (1 entry each)

2.) Follow me and Growing Tree Toys on Twitter and tweet about this contest. You can do this daily! You may use the following tweet or come up with one of your own:

Goodie Goodie Gumdrops: #Win a $25 GC to @GrowingTreeToys from @kris10chumley! ENDS 7/22 http://bit.ly/cpXMiR

Just leave me a comment with your tweet link. (1 entry per day max)

3.) Subscribe to the Growing Tree Toys blog via RSS feed or email. (1 entry)

4.) Become a fan of Growing Tree Toys on Facebook. (1 entry)

5.) "Like" Goodie Goodie Gumdrops on Facebook. (1 entry)

6.) Add my Bloggy Birthday Blowout event button to your site and comment with a link where I can find it. (1 entry)

7.) Add my blog button to your site and comment with a link where I can find it. (1 entry)

Giveaway will end on July 22, 2010 at 11:59pm EST. Open to U.S. residents only. Winner will be chosen via Random.org and will have 48 hours to respond to congratulatory email or prize will be forfeited and another winner will be chosen.

Disclaimer: I was offered this giveaway opportunity due to my membership in the Growing Tree Toys blog network. I did not receive monetary compensation nor was I provided a product to review in exchange for this post.

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Mami2jcn said...

I'd like to get Ryan's Room Suite Dreams Master Bedroom set (dollhouse furniture).

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Mami2jcn said...

I follow your blog on GFC.

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I'm an email subscriber.

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I'm a Growing Tree Toys Facebook fan (Mary Happymommy)

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Cindi S World said...

I would have a hard time choosing, but definitely want the Melissa and Doug Pattern blocks and boards set for my home day care. itscindisworld at yahoo dot com

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Light4Him said...

Love the spintacular play center baby toy!! I'd probably get that and the stroller play arch! I need a toy for my stroller... And LOVE that!

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Light4Him said...

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Beth said...

I'd get the Playmobil 123 Train.

Kim said...

love: Dinosaur Stamp Set

Kim said...

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gahome2mom said...

I would like the Pretend & Play Calculator Cash Register Toy for my daughter. She begins k5 homeschool next month. lol

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Darcie K. said...

I would love to get my daughter the Friendship Stamp Set
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aledol said...

I would love to put this toward a table & chair set for my girls~I'd let them help me pick it out!!

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Andrea said...

I'd love to get the Cutting Fruit Crate Set from Melissa & Doug!
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Andrea said...

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Andrea said...

I would buy the Playmobil Knight's Empire Castle.

Andrea said...

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Andrea said...

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CuddlesAndCamo said...

I'd get my little man a Sophie.

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ellie said...

I'd get the Dog Talking Alarm Clock for my grandson. Thanks for the giveaway!
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ellie said...

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Katrina said...

I would use it towards some melissa and doug goodies for my daughter

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skgaff said...

I would get the junior stomp rocket toy and the super saxoflute
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aledol said...

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Nicole said...

I would use the GC towards the Dalmatian Vet Kit Toy for my daughter :)

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Stephanie said...

Super Duper 4 Kid Play Tent
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McKim said...

I'd order my grandson a Pirate Ship Bath Toy.

Niwi said...

I love that they sell bananagrams - I've played a few times, and it's an amazing game!

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Denise S. said...

My son would love the Dinosaur Stamp Set!

Denise S. said...

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Nicole C. said...

I would get my daughter the Pink Chunky & Funky Scarf Kit.

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Nicole C. said...

I follow on gfc.

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betsy said...

any of there playmobile toys.

Shining 2 Save said...

I would use the gift card to purchase some trains for my son's Thomas the Train collection.

Thomas and Friends Mighty Mac Engine

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Linda said...

I would get My First Science Kit.
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littlelatina said...

great prize

mogrill said...

My daughter would love the Freindship stamp set.
Thanks for the chance.
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Chrissyb said...

I also like the Music 'n Play Table! transamws602(at)yahoo(dot)com

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aledol said...

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wildcat32 said...

I like the Twilight sea turtle toy.
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Meredith said...

Rub a Dub Sort 'n Spray Whale Bath Toy would be great to have.

Nicole said...

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aledol said...

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Cindy said...

Love the Wooden See & Spell toy. Also love your blog redesign. Really cute!

Cindy said...

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Joy said...

spintacular play center baby toy
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Jenn S. said...

My daughter would love the My First Sewing kit.

Ames said...

My Art Storage Case

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hmmmm, gonna tweet the contest
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Thanks so much!
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aledol said...

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Shining 2 Save said...

I did all my other entries the other day but I'm back to finish.

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Jolee said...

I think I'd go for the Wilder Panda Family by Calico Critters. :-) joleehamlin [at] comcast [dot] net

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amanda said...

I'd get the Tub Tunes Water Flutes

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pbandjmama said...

I would get the Wiggle Worm Gym Play Mat how cute!
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Louis said...

I really like the Chime Garden Baby Toy

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paula michele said...

I would get the Grub Sprouts Sprinkler Toy.

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Chip said...

I know my daughter would love the Twilight Sea Turtle Toy.
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i2ylee said...

Love to get the legends of magic kit! I'd have to play with it too!
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Jennifer R said...

I would get the GO FLY A KITE FAMILY FUN JIGSAW PUZZLE

Kathy S said...

I would get the "Illustory Kit" for my 7 year old granddaughter. She is quite artistic and loves to make up stories and read. She'd love this!
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mail4rosey said...

I would choose the abacus for my son.

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mich0825 said...

My son would like the fizzy foamy science kit

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Carolsue said...

I would get the Rub a Dub Sort 'n Spray Whale Bath Toy
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crayolaswap said...

I think I would buy my daughter some of the coloring and artivity books crayolaswap at hotmail dot com

Chisum's Crew said...

I like the spintacular play center baby toy. trinitygsd at yahoo dot com

loni said...

I would love to get the Chime Garden Baby Toy

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jennifer57 said...

Wow! There is alot there! I like the Works of Ahhh Bird Feeder Kit, however would like my kids to choose something that they could both agree on. :)

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FDP 4 Life said...

if i won, i would get the chime garden baby toy
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Tylerpants said...

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