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Bluum 31 Month Old Box - August 2014


* This post contains affiliate and referral links.


It seems like I just keep posting my subscription boxes later and later after I've received them. Please forgive me if you've been waiting to see what I received in my Bluum box this month. You may have noticed that we've been absent from the blog for the past couple of days. It's alright, I'll tell you why. See my big sister Krxssy headed off to college yesterday and mommy and I wanted to spend some time with her and not worry about the blogging or internet world. Sometimes you have to let go of technology. Don't you agree? Well letting go of technology means that I have now some catching up to do. Now for those who have been with me for a while may know what Bluum is all about. For those are just visiting me for the first time and have no idea what I'm talking about and wondering, what's Bluum? Let me tell you all about it. Bluum is a monthly subscription box for both mom and baby from pregnancy to age 5. Each month you receive a box of surprise goodies catered to your little one based on their age. Subscription costs $29/monthly but there are 3 other subscription plans, and the longer you subscribe the cheaper it becomes. You can get a 3 month subscription at $25/month, 6 months at $23/month and 12 months at $21/month all which needs to be paid upfront. If you're interested in what I got in my 30 month old box, take a look.


I can't believe I'm almost 31 months old already. Where did time go? Before you and I know it I'll be 3 years old and guess what? You know what they said about the terrible two's? They lied! Maybe it may happen when I'm 3 but right now this is the most amazing time of my life and it isn't terrible at all.


Well I bet you're wondering what was in my box right? Well lets get into it!

B Kids Bathtime Dolphin Flute Bathtub Toy - $7.90


Make bath time even more fun with this tootin' cute dolphin flute. 
Why we love it
This adorable dolphin is the perfect bath companion. Have your child cover the blow hole to discover different tones. Tons of fun! 
How to use it
Play with your little one during bath time. 
The benefits
Encourage your child's musical and playtime skills. The shape is perfect for small hands.

Blum Naturals Dry and Sensitive Skin Daily Cleansing Towelettes with Chamomile - $6.99

These soft towelettes are infused with natural and organic botanicals that gently remove eye and face make-up by cleansing and hydrating for healthy looking skin. 
Why we love it
These towelettes feel and smell great. 
How to use it
Pull out one towelette and in a circular motion, wipe face and neck. 
The benefits
Cleans skin naturally.

Big Day Out (First Time) - $5.39


The best way to prepare a child for an experience is to go through all of the steps in advance! Taking a big trip can be a challenge for some, but Child's Play is here to ease them into it with their book Big Day Out! 
Why we love it
Cute illustrations and a simple storyline make this book a great addition to your library. 
How to use it
Find a cozy spot and cuddle up together! 
The benefits
Preparing your child for an experience before hand is a great way to ease any anxieties when they arise.
Potty Training Book - Potty Fairy Princess - $7.00


Touting the fabulousness of new, gorgeous pants, this potty fairy book will help teach your little girl the benefits of toilet training, and just how fun it can be to be a Potty Princess! 
Why we love it
Potty training is easier when it's done with a princess! 
How to use it
Perfect for read-aloud times, or early learners. 
The benefits
With touch and feel fabrics, this book will have your child engaged in the story, and the message. 

Getting My First Haircut (First Experience Sticker Storybook) - $4.49


Snip Snip! Getting My First Haircut is a great book that helps familiarize children with a new experience in advance, so they can build up their comfort with a concept, and ease into it when it finally happens. 
Why we love it
Storytelling is a great way to familiarize children with concepts and events - and Getting My First Haircut is a great way to build the confidence that your child needs to feel comfortable with this new, exciting experience! 
How to use it
Use this book as a jumping off point for a conversation about the experience. 
The benefits
Talking a child through something new can help relieve anxieties, and increase their comfort level.

Dapple Baby Laundry Detergent - Handwash In Sink  - $1.99


Made with the sole purpose of "getting you out of a jam" Dapple brings you Handwash in Sink Laundry Detergent - perfect for all those times that wish you had a full sized laundromat in your car. 
Why we love it
The best way to ensure that you'll stay tidy while on the go! Dapple does it again. 
How to use it
No more public bathroom handsoap - this convenient Handwash in Sink detergent ensures that your laundry gets clean - no matter where you have to wash it! 
The benefits
Dapple Handwash in Sink Laundry Detergent is like a "get out of jail free" card for your messy little mistakes.

The total for my Bluum box this month was $33.76 based on Amazon prices. While I wasn't totally impressed with the price since a subscription is $29, I was however happy that books were included this month. I'm a big fan of books and just love to read, or be read to, whichever is fine with me. 


If you're interested in getting your very own Bluum box you can sign up using my referral link and save 50% off your first box. Nothing beats 1/2 off. You can post a pic to either Facebook, Pinterest or Instagram and tag #bluumbox for your chance to win a free box. Give Bluum a try today!




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  1. I actually came by yesterday and noticed that you hadn't posted. Was hoping mommy wasn't sick and in the hospital again, glad to see that it was only because big sis is going to college. CONGRATS Krxssy. Your box value wasn't that great this month but I'm happy that you loved your books. I love to read too and it looks like you got some good books this month. That potty training one should be right up your alley. :)

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  2. What a great box and Love that they included books I'm huge believer in reading to your children at an young age.

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  3. Oh what a great little box - loving so many books in it! Always so nice getting a surprise in the mail each month. x

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  4. What an awesome box to receive! The Dolphin Flute looks like tons of fun for the little ones!

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  5. I think anything that includes books is an awesome deal. I am so happy you are into books. I am a huge reader and hope one day you will explore Harry potter. It is an amazing set of books with amazing an amazing world. You are such an awesome Kiddo. Loving this box of goodies you got! =) I hope your sister has a great time at school! College is such an awesome place! Thank you for sharing!!

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