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Dadfluential’s New Parent Holiday Gift Guide Part 2

Dadfluential holiday gifts for comfort and joy

Some items selected for this this guide were sampled for review, others were purchased. All opinions and experiences are my own   In the wide world of baby products, there are standouts. These are the items that bring babies comfort and joy. This brings parents comfort and joy as well. If you have new or soon…

Dadfluential’s New Parent Holiday Gift Guide Part 1

Dadfluential Holiday Gift Guide

Some items selected for this this guide were sampled for review, others were purchased. All opinions and experiences are my own As a brand new dad, I’ve had to come up to speed fast on the world of baby products. I’ve made it through the first couple of months of parenthood and I’ve learned a lot!…

Digital Gift Cards to the Rescue! Last Minute Hanukah Gifts

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This post is not sponsored. Digital Gift Cards for Xbox and Windows by Microsoft are about to save me. All opinions and shopping procrastination are my own. I’m still processing that tonight is the first night of Hanukah. Tonight! How did it sneak up on me like this? I’ve got a few goodies but not…

Happy Rested Daddy and Baby With Naturalmat Organic Baby Mattress

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Thank you to Naturalmat for providing a Cocomat mattress for this review. Finding a safe organic baby mattress for me is the most important investment when designing a nursery. It is the one area where I make no exceptions and cut no corners. This is the place my little one spends many hours, the place…

Take the #RedThumb Pledge With Nissan

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Thanks to Nissan for Sponsoring this Post and #RedThumb Day. All opinions are my own.  We could all use a little reminder every now and then, not to text and drive. That’s why Nissan is celebrating #RedThumb day. As the parent of teenagers, I’m always worried about texting and driving. I try to set a…

Lifeproof Fre for iPhone 6 is a Must Have

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Thanks to Lifeproof for providing us with a Fre test case for the iPhone 6 so that we could experience their latest and greatest. All opinions are my own! I’m not sure what it is about the iPhone 6 but our family has set a new record for repairs needed since upgrading. Within days of…

Creative Play Comes to Life with Build and Imagine Play Sets

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Thanks to Build and Imagine for furnishing a play set for review. All opinions are my own. My kids have always been storytellers. One of my sons’ favorite games is to create stories together. One of them starts off, and then the other continues. They take turns. Sometimes they do this competitively and it involves their…

#StirItUp with Marley Coffee, Cookies and Good Friends

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Thanks to Marley Coffee for sponsoring this post and a fun Coffee & Cookie party. All opinions are my own.  One of the few albums that’s been in constant rotation for me since I owned a walkman (yes that long ago) has been Bob Marley’s Legend. I grew up listening to Bob Marley before I…

etnies Gives Back With a #Get4Giving Giveaway

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Thanks to etnies #Get4Giving for sponsoring this post. All opinions are my own.  Ever since we visited the etnies HQ last summer, my  6 year old son has been telling people he is going to be a designer. He was so impressed with them, they may have inspired his future career. He’s ready to apply for…

Watching The Hunger Games Mockingjay Movie at Cinepolis

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Thanks to Cinepolis for inviting me to view Mockingjay in total comfort at their theater. All opinions and existential crises are my own. Who am I? I have to cop to having a moment at Mockingjay. I don’t go to the movies all that often. It’s a luxury I’m willing to forgo, because I’ve got…