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Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Today is Day 1o in our Fun in the Sun summer blog party and boy has time flown by! I know I said that we only had 11 days but I lied...don't be upset with me that means 2 more great giveaways instead of 1!

As I mentioned in an earlier post all of my children require sunglasses in the summer, notice I said require because getting them is not an option. While it's fairly easy to go to Wal Mart (sorry I detest this place but it's just about the only place to shop around here) and find sunglasses to fit the older kids I seem to have a very hard time finding sunglasses to fit my son and youngest daughter. The sunglasses I have purchased for my littlest ones in the past have either been too big, too small, or impossible to keep on their face.

While researching companies for the Fun in the Sun event I happened across another blog that was doing a review for Baby Banz so I went to the website and checked it out...I am so glad that I did. Baby Banz started in 2001 in Australia (known as one of the harshest climates in the world) they were introduced in America in 2002. The Baby Banz sunglasses are known for their unique wrap around banded design which allow for very little exposure to dangerous UV rays. In addition to the their sunglasses Baby Banz also offers an array of other UV protective products include sun hats, swimwear and flap hats, Ski Banz, and Retro Banz.

My son received the original Kidz Banz (designed for children age 2-5) in Nordic Camo to review. I was immediately impressed with how sporty and fun the Kidz Banz were, my son of course loved them almost instantly and looked so darn cute walking around with them on his little face. I was very pleased with the fact that the lenses in the Kidz Banz offer 100% UVA and UVB protection sun safety is always first and foremost in my mommy mind. I also very much appreciated the fact that there is a strap around the sunglasses that keeps the Kidz Banz in place, this is something that the glasses in the store just do not have. While it did take Gaige a little while to get used to wearing the Kidz Banz (purely because of the elastic strap) once we had them adjusted perfectly he didn't want to take them off. I love the fact that the Kidz Banz offer him a tremendous amount of sun protection for his delicate eyes and Gaige loves that he's wearing sunglasses...it's a win-win!

Buy it!!! You can purchase Baby Banz online at BabyBanz.com !

Now since I have the greatest sponsors ever Baby Banz is offering one of my Misadventurous readers one pair of glasses (winners choice of size and color) up to $24.99 from their website so cool right?!!!

Win it!!! To be entered into this giveaway all you have to do is head over to Baby Banz look around, come back over here and tell me which pair of glasses you would choose if you won! That's it...super easy! This is mandatory and must be completed before any extra entries are counted!

Extra Entries!!! Please be sure to leave separate comments for each extra entry! If you grabbed our Fun in the Sun button before June 22 then you get 5 extra entries into this giveaway yay you...and if you're really awesome and you blogged about our Fun in the Sun summer blog party before June 22 then you get 10 extra entries into this giveaway and you ROCK hardcore!

  • Follow my Misadventures via my feed, email, or on Blogger...2 extra entries each!
  • Grab my Fun in the Sun or Misadventures in Baby Raising button...2 extra entries each!
  • Head on over to Running Away I'll Help you Pack and enter Alexis' Switch Flops Giveaway...2 extra entries!
  • Enter any of my other Fun in the Sun giveaways (previous entries do count) make sure to tell me which you entered...1 extra entry per giveaway.
  • Follow me on Twitter and Tweet about this giveaway make sure to leave your Twitter Id in your comment...1 Tweet Per Day=1 Extra Entry Per Day for length of giveaway!
  • Become a friend of Misadventurous Mommy (Allison Proffitt) on Facebook...3 extra entries!
  • Blog about this giveaway with links to this post as well as Baby Banz...5 extra entries!
This giveaway ends on July 15, 2009 at 11:59 pm EDT. One winner will be chosen via Random.org and posted in a separate winners post. Winner will have 48 hours to contact me with their information if they fail to contact me within 48 hours a new winner will be drawn.

US Residents only please!

GOOD LUCK!

202 comments :

  1. I love the ultimate banz in flamingo pink. amsbolda@hotmail.com

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  4. fun in the sun button. 1. amsbolda@hotmail.com

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  6. I entered alexis switch flops giveaway 1. amsbolda@hotmail.com

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  17. I entered your skin free giveaway. amsbolda@hotmail.com

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  18. love the pink diva camo!!

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  19. Got the sun button

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  28. i like the Nordic Camo!


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  29. im a facebook friend!


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  30. im a facebook friend!


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  32. i entered the green toys!


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  35. i entered the Julbo!


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  37. i entered the See Kai Run!


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  39. i entered piggy paint!


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  40. the ultimate banz in flamingo pink

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  41. I would choose the JBanz in midnight black.

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  42. Would love to try
    Junior BanZ - Ages 4-10 - Patternz in Lilac Stripe!

    Thank you!

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  43. I would choose JBanz in Pacific Blue for my nephew. Thanks!

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  44. i love the baby banz in pacific blue

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  45. I'd get the Blue Ultimate Banz!
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  46. I subscribe via email.
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  47. #2 I subscribe via email
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  48. #1 I follow you
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  50. I'm a FB Friend : Courtney Lyn
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  52. #3 I'm a FB Friend : Courtney Lyn
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  53. I entered the Trendy Tadpole.
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  54. I entered the Piggy Paint.
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  55. I entered the popATot.
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  56. I entered See Kai Run.
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  57. I entered Totally Texty.
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  58. I entered Green Toys.
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  59. I follow on twitter & tweeted:
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  60. I entered the Switch Flops Giveaway!
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  61. #2 I entered the Switch Flops Giveaway!
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  62. The Flamingo Pink banz are adorable!! Thanks for the chance. mogrill@comcast.net

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  63. Daily tweet!
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  64. I entered Julbo USA Children's Sunglasses Giveaway.
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  67. Heatbit2@tds.netJuly 4, 2009 at 3:59 AM

    I would get the ultimate Banz in pink for my daughter.

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  68. Junior Banz (girls) (in flamingo pink)

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  73. I like the caribbean blue kid banz.

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  74. If I won I would choose the Kidz Banz in Pink Diva Camo

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  75. I entered the Skitter giveaway

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  76. I entered the Trendy Tadpole giveaway

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  77. I entered the See Kai Run giveaway

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  78. I entered the Julbo USA giveaway

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  79. I like the adventure banz in Nordic Camo. My guy would look sooo cute in these.

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  81. follow via email #2

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  82. entered skitter toy giveaway



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  83. entered crayola giveaway

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  84. follow on twitter - fancygrlnancy

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  88. entered switch flops giveaway

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  89. switch flops giveaway #2

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  91. I'd choose the Junior BanZ - Ages 4-10 - Patternz - Lilac Stripe pair. Thanks.
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  92. I follow your blog. #1
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  93. I follow your blog. #2
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  94. email subscriber #1
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  96. I have the Fun in the Sun button on the right hand side of my blog. #1
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  97. I have the Fun in the Sun button on the right hand side of my blog. #2
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  98. I entered Alexis' Switch Flops Giveaway. #1
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  99. I entered Alexis' Switch Flops Giveaway. #2
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  100. I'd choose the Rockin' Red Baby Banz for toddlers. Thank you.

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  104. I would choose the Retro Banz in black.

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  105. I entered the See Kai Run giveaway.

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  108. Junior Banz-Lilac Stripe
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  117. Junior BanZ - Ages 4-10 - Patternz
    in gray camo is sooooo cute for my little tough guy.

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  119. I'd choose the Junior BanZ - Ages 4-10 - Girls in Flamingo Pink.
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  120. I like the Kidz Retro Banz in midnight black.

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  121. I entered Switch Flops. #1

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  122. I entered Switch Flops. #2

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  123. I entered your PopATot giveaway.

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  124. I entered your Piggy Paint giveaway.

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  125. I entered your Skin Free giveaway.

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  126. I entered your Trendy Tadpole giveaway.

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  127. I entered your Skitter giveaway.

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  128. I entered your Crayola giveaway.

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  129. I'm an email subscriber (using xpblochATjunoDOTcom). #1

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  133. I'd choose the Ultimate Banz for Baby in blue.

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  134. The Pink Diva Camo are my choice.

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  136. I'd like the Junior BanZ for ages 4-10 in Lilac Stripe.

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  137. I'd choose the Baby Banz - Ages 0-2 in Paradise Purple

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  144. 1.
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  145. 2.
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  146. Entered your Crayola Giveaway

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  147. following on twitter & tweeted:
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  153. flamingo pink ultimate banz!

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  154. I like the Pink Diva Camo Adventure Banz.
    Thanks!
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  155. I like the ultimate banz in flamingo pink.
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  156. I would like the Ultimate Banz in Pacific Blue for my grandson.

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  157. Kidz in Flamingo Pink! Thanks

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  158. entered Crayola

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  159. Adventure Banz - Baby Ages 0-2 in Arctic White

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  160. Follow my Misadventures on Blogger
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  161. Follow my Misadventures on Blogger
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  162. I entered Trendy Tadpole giveaway

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  163. I'm a friend of Misadventurous Mommy (Allison Proffitt) on Facebook
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  164. I'm a friend of Misadventurous Mommy (Allison Proffitt) on Facebook
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  166. I entered See Kai Run from Fun in the Sun

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  167. I'm a friend of Misadventurous Mommy (Allison Proffitt) on Facebook as Andrea 'Brown' Bidwell
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  168. Follow Misadventures via my yahoo feed
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  169. Follow Misadventures via my yahoo feed
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  171. i would pick Adventure Banz by Baby Banz kidZ Ages 2-5 thanks so much for the chance to win eaglesforjack@gmail.com

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  172. i follow thanks eaglesforjack@gmail.com

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  173. torn between the midnight black and the camo..
    Thanks for the contest!
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  174. i love the Adventure Banz - KidZ Ages 2-5 in carribbean blue :)

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  175. 1 following your blog klp1965
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