Portland Events Calendar


PDX Event CalendarThe 2013 Portland Events Calendar is the place to go for being in the know about events and festivals in the coming year! With over 250 events and activities listed, your family will have endless options for exploring our great city. The calendar is completely locally made and 5% of profits go right back into the local community and local non-profits. Available all over the city, the calendar makes the perfect gift for everyone--especially moms-in-the-know!

We are giving away 30(!) Portland Events Calendars! Please leave a comment to be entered to win. This giveaway will close on Monday and winners will be notified via email.

Just Between Friends Prime Time Shopping Passes


Save 50-90% at the biggest kids' resale event in the NW: Just Between Friends!

6a00d8341c629753ef0168e8c1e22b970c-320wi45,000sq ft of gently used kids' & maternity items all in one place! Find everything you need for fall and winter for preemies to pre-teens.  Shopping at JBF is recycling at its best: saving the planet by buying preloved items from local families!   Shop, Sell, Save, Smart! 

The Just Between Friends Kids' ReSale Event is held at the Portland Expo Center on September 13-16th.

Thursday, Sept. 13th: PreSale Day... check the website for how YOU can attend early!
Friday, Sept. 14th: 12-7pm
Saturday, Sept. 15th: 9am-4pm
Sunday, Sept 16th: 9am-2pm... many items 50% Off!

The ever lovely, Brooke, is giving away 2 Prime Time shopping passes (for Friday, Sept. 14th at 9am) to the Just Between Friends Resale event! Please leave a comment to be entered to win. This giveaway will close on Monday and winners will be notified via email.

Mia and the Migoo


MIAFrom the distributors of the Academy Award®-nominated The Secret of Kells, comes MIA AND THE MIGOO, the gorgeous second feature from renowned French animator Jacques-Rémy Girerd.  A fable-like journey of a young girl who must overcome her fears on a quest to find her father and save the world from destruction, MIA AND THE MIGOO was created from an astounding 500,000 hand-painted frames of animation.  A stunning work of art, breathtaking to behold, with backgrounds that invoke Van Gogh, Monet, and Cezanne, it also features the voices of Whoopi Goldberg, Matthew Modine, James Woods and Wallace Shawn.  

Leave a comment to be entered to win your copy of this DVD. 3 winners will be chosen and notified via email when the giveaway closes on Monday. 

Head over here where you can watch the trailer for Mia and the Migoo and be sure to check out the DVD on Amazon.


SkyReady Kit


Getting ready for your next plane trip? Worried that you or your kids will get sick? Worry no more. Thanks to newly launched SKYREADY Kit – you and your family can Arrive Healthy, Return Healthy. Developed by an avid traveler, experienced emergency room nurse, and local mama of two, SKYREADY Kits have all you need to stay healthy in the air. The stylish and easy to use kit comes with nurse approved eye mask, ear plugs, face mask, surface wipes, hand sanitizer, and Vitamin C. 

Your SKYREADY Nurse has offered one kit each for two lucky traveling mamas. 

Leave a comment to be entered to win this fabulous new product and be the first mama on your flight to Arrive Healthy, Return Healthy. 

The giveaway closes on Monday and the winners will be notified via email. Be sure to check out SKYREADY Kits online and on Facebook.41J376h4+gL._SS350_


Mad Science


Ready for summer with the kids? Looking for great activities to keep their hands and their brains busy? How about science camp? 

Mad ScienceMad Science camp programs are designed to spark imaginative learning!  These science camps engage students in a series of fun hands-on experiments and demonstrations that include at least one take-home science project every day. They offer a wide range of science camp programming designed to appeal to kids everywhere: Rockets & The Science of Flight, Inventions, Crime Scene Investigation, Space, Chemistry & Biology, and more.

The folks at Mad Science are giving one special Urban Mama a FREE Rocket Lab Camp at the Mad Science Lab on June 25-29 from 1:00-4:00 in the afternoon for ages 7-12. The lucky winner is also eligible to make it a full day camp by adding the 9:00-12:00 morning Scene of the Crime camp in the Mad Science Lab for half price that same week.

They want to share some of the summer love with all the Urban Mamas, so they are also offering an amazing $30 discount for these same two camps to all Urban Mama's who register using the discount code: UM.0620.C.$30. You must call Mad Science at 503-230-8040 by June 23rd at noon to register. This discount code is redeemable for either Rocket Lab or Scene of the Crime camps from June 25-29.
This giveaway closes on Friday and the winner will be notified via email. Read all about these fantastic summer camps at www.madscienceportland.com and be sure to like Mad Science on Facebook.


Green Kid Crafts


Green-kid-colorFounded in 2010, Green Kid Crafts is the original earth-friendly craft subscription company.  With Green Kid Crafts, parents and kids can enjoy earth-friendly, monthly projects that spark creativity and cultivate respect and love for the environment. Suitable for kids ages 3-8, three of their craft projects are delivered to kids every month. All materials are included in the package, making it one-stop shopping for child engagement.

Monthly memberships are available for $19.95. Gift subscriptions are also available for three, six, or twelve months. Check them out at www.greenkidcrafts.com. Use the code: SUMMER and get $10 off your first craft box!

Please leave a comment to enter to win one crafty box from Green Kids Crafts. The winner will be chosen on Friday and notified via email. 

Zenana Spa and Wellness Center


Celebrate the dad in your life with an extra-special Father’s Day gift from Zenana Spa and Wellness Center!  This year, instead of yet another tool for the backyard, give him the gift of pure relaxation. 

162067_105287027680_1670790905_nEnter to win him a Nurturing Massage and manly, No-Polish Pedicure – a package valued at $125.

The Nurturing Massage promotes general relaxation, relieves tension, soothes sore muscles and improves circulation.  Then enjoy a No-Polish Pedicure complete with a warm foot-bath with soaking salts, nail shaping, buffing, cuticle treatment and gentle exfoliation.

To enter this giveaway, please leave a comment. The giveaway will close on Tuesday and the winner will be notified via email. Be sure to check out Zenana Spa and Wellness Center online and on Facebook.

KIND Healthy Grains


Rainbow2Just launched this year, KIND Healthy Grains are a new line of snackable clusters made from healthful whole grains and superfoods that deliver more fiber, protein and higher overall nutritional density than typical cereals and granola. Each of the six flavors feature delicious, artisanal blends of 100% whole grains such as amaranth, quinoa and buckwheat, along with superfoods including blueberries, walnuts, chia seeds and flax. Not only are they power packed with nutrients and protein, but they are also all natural, gluten-free and one serving provides 1/3 your daily quota of whole grains.

Comment here for a chance to win a mixed case of all six flavors directly at your doorstep. This giveaway closes on Friday and the winner will be notified via email.

Be sure to check out KIND snacks on the web and on Twitter


Dine In 2Nite


Dine In 2Nite Profile ImageImagine a world where delicious, healthy and affordable meals are delivered right to your doorstep, and you don't have to shop, cook, or clean up the pots and pans. If you thought it was too good to be true, it's not!

For those Portland parents who want nothing more than to kiss goodbye the daily dilemma of what to cook for dinner, Dine in 2Nite is the answer to all of your “what’s for dinner?” nightmares. Now servicing Portland's East Side (west of 82nd Ave), Dine in 2Nite is providing tasty, nutritious meals, with a new, inventive dish every weeknight, with a cost of merely $10 per meal, inclusive of tip and delivery.

Want to try it out? Dine In 2Nite is giving away a full week's worth of dinners for up to 4 people (that's a $200 value). Portions are generous, and kids can be picky, so if your family is bigger than 4, not to worry. Remember, only inner east side addresses are being serviced. For more info about Dine In 2Nite, including the current menu, please visit the Dine In 2Nite website.

Please, only enter this giveaway if you live in the inner east side of Portland. Leave a comment to be entered- the winner will be chosen on Monday and notified via email.

Mustela Newborn Set


Image002The Mustela Newborn Set is filled with all the nourishing essentials baby needs. Conveniently packaged in a sturdy travel bag to provide safe storage for essential products at home and on-the-go, and filled with necessities to take baby from bath time to diaper change.

This set retails for $42 at Sephora.com and Giggle.com.

Leave a comment to be entered to win this fantastic newborn set! The winner will be notified via email and the giveaway closes on Friday.