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6.25.2007
mod*mom giveaway :: "ready to go" slingback diaper + laptop bag
to enter to win an oyikes slingback style diaper/laptop bag with accessories, tell me in the comments, what is your favorite "essential" included in the "ready-to-go" slingback diaper + laptop bag?
(include your email address or blog link, so i can contact you when you win)
before midnight 4th of july


by ~mod*mom~ at 25.6.07 ©

98 Comments:

Oh Good! I need this!
Diaper cream + sunblock.

Gabby
at_bolt@comcast dot net

By Anonymous Gabby, at 6/25/2007 1:56 AM  

My favorite essential included would be the changing pad. You never know when or where you're going to have to change a diaper. Changing pads are the best!

By Blogger Meg, at 6/25/2007 4:38 AM  

Changing pad is my essential--sometimes there is unexpected disaster and you need something you can wipe off!

By Blogger Jules, at 6/25/2007 6:00 AM  

Oh my lord, I love that insulated bottle holder. That would be great for sippy cups in the summertime!

By Blogger Mrs. Chicky, at 6/25/2007 6:18 AM  

My essentials? Right now, the baby and the wipes. I NEED a diaper bag like this - stylish and functional. I'm using the freebie from the hospital still and I look like a geek! Please randomly select me!

By Blogger Brooke, at 6/25/2007 6:21 AM  

The whole thing! My husband and I are expecting our first, and he's feeling a little worried that he won't get as much time with baby as he'd like (he's in medical school and is BUSY!). I know a cute daddy bag like the grey one would get him excited for hikes and bikerides and special time with baby at the state park near our house!

By Blogger willowcabin, at 6/25/2007 6:33 AM  

I love the accessory case. What a great place to store bandaides, medicines, extra money, etc.

By Blogger lace, at 6/25/2007 7:36 AM  

Diapers! Cream! Snacks!

Very cool looking diaper bag.

~Michelle

superfizz at bust dot com

By Anonymous Michelle, at 6/25/2007 7:46 AM  

I like the accessory bag. It's great to be able to pull out the small stuff in one bundle.

By Blogger kelli, at 6/25/2007 8:04 AM  

The insulated bottle holder is great for the hot summer months. I'd love to win this!

By Blogger debra, at 6/25/2007 8:04 AM  

What a great idea! And I wouldn't have to worry about the bottle beverage spilling on the laptop--plus I always wanted to be a chic mommy!

By Blogger leendaluu, at 6/25/2007 8:14 AM  

awesome! I love the changing pad and the insulated bottle holder!

rorachan (at) gmail (dot) com

By Blogger lchan, at 6/25/2007 8:38 AM  

I like that it's for men too.
nailclippers

By Anonymous Chad, at 6/25/2007 10:07 AM  

I love the accessories bag and the way it sits on the back! More room to carry baby on my hip, without balancing a bag on the other side!

By Blogger cynthia, at 6/25/2007 10:30 AM  

Definately a changing pad-public bathrooms are so gross and often don't have even a changing table, let alone anything else (like those disposable changing mats). I love the Titanium one-a color a man could carry!!

By Blogger bethany, at 6/25/2007 10:52 AM  

Fortunately, I do not have to carry a diaper bag any more but I do need a new laptop bag. I love the colors of these. Sign me up!

By Blogger Kristen, at 6/25/2007 11:08 AM  

Essential for me is the baby nail clippers. Multi-functional in many ways.

jubilee.eduatgmaildotcom

By Blogger Netane, at 6/25/2007 11:14 AM  

I love the fact it is a slingback. Those bags are so cool and easy to carry. This would be great for my toddler and baby!!!!! Also, the husband might like it too!

By Blogger LeeAnn, at 6/25/2007 11:15 AM  

Those are so cool!
ashleykoenig@hotmail.com

By Blogger Koenig Family Blog, at 6/25/2007 12:10 PM  

oops- forgot to say essential--- the changing pad! I use them for everything!

By Blogger Koenig Family Blog, at 6/25/2007 12:11 PM  

My favorite essential is the slingback style itself. It's so comfortable, doesn't fall off narrow shoulders, and my husband will wear it!

By Blogger Christina, at 6/25/2007 12:49 PM  

I LOVE that it is a slingback! I bought myself one (but not as cute) and my husband stole it as "his" man-diaper-bag. I would love to have one for my very own!

By Blogger Adam * Muranda * Ashton, at 6/25/2007 1:38 PM  

I love the insulated drink holder, this would be great for cold sippy cups!

By Blogger shannon, at 6/25/2007 2:08 PM  

I like the essentials bag as well, but the insulated drink holder is a close second. I also really like the sling-style--comfy! To sum it up, I like it all! :-)

By Blogger Jaime, at 6/25/2007 2:09 PM  

Besides having a diaper bag that I can use for my laptop too, I am in desperate need of the changing pad and wipes case. When we finished potty training, I gave away our diapering accessories, not realizing that my munchkin could still use the set. We've been going through wipes for messy clean-up. Would love the changing pad for him to stand on while we do clothing changes after he's rolled in the mud.

By Anonymous BirdieRoark, at 6/25/2007 2:11 PM  

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By Blogger tAnYeTTa, at 6/25/2007 2:16 PM  

The best accessory: changing pad/wipes case! woo hoo!!!! and I can carry my laptop and look cute too!!!!!

I love it all. The tangerine one jumped off the page and whispered to me that i'll be a winner on this one :)

My link:
http://calimckoys.blogspot.com

By Blogger tAnYeTTa, at 6/25/2007 2:17 PM  

...the insulated drink holder
Keeps my Martinis cool.

By Blogger P-E Fronning, at 6/25/2007 2:38 PM  

I love the whole thing. What a great idea and it looks good too.

By Blogger karisma, at 6/25/2007 2:49 PM  

One can never have enough bags! The changing pad is a MUST!

By Anonymous Jodi, at 6/25/2007 3:04 PM  

whats not to like about this!? I love the blueberry keylime! The bottle/cup holder is a must in warm weather, keeps milk fresh..and I love the changing pad!

By Blogger buhtafly, at 6/25/2007 4:20 PM  

The accesory bag, definately. I am always loosing items at the bottom of my diaper bag. That and the wipes case. One CANNOT have too many of those.

Also, I love the colours! And the style! So pretty.

By Blogger Chantale, at 6/25/2007 5:15 PM  

The insulated bottle holder--for this breastfeeding mom's own water bottle!

By Blogger Jenne, at 6/25/2007 5:31 PM  

love the purple grape one - then my dh won't try and use it! :-) I like the slingback bag itself! hmm... maybe I retract the statement about dh not carrying the bag - I want dh's help w/ the baby bag! :-) better go w/ the blueberry keylime or frosted titanium

By Blogger Mrs. H, at 6/25/2007 5:50 PM  

The forehead thermometer. I've thought those things were super cool since I was a little kid and I imagine it would be more convenient to use on the go than your other options… luckily, my three year old has only had one fever so we haven't really had to explore the world of rectal thermometers. We'll see how the new baby does, he's due July 30.

By Blogger Naomi, at 6/25/2007 6:12 PM  

The accessory case....because I'm always digging through my diaper bag trying to find my lipstick, or keys, or cell phone...it's like a mini-purse. So great!

By Blogger cabesh, at 6/25/2007 6:20 PM  

Water and sunscreen.

By Blogger Robin@MyPursuitOf..., at 6/25/2007 10:05 PM  

I love the slingback style of this bag! So easy to hold everything and the colors are great!
fourblackmans@msn.com

By Anonymous jodi b, at 6/25/2007 11:05 PM  

I like the accesory bag... I love the whole thing!!
inalak@msn.com

By Anonymous Kalani, at 6/25/2007 11:48 PM  

Love the insulated bottle/drink carrier. What a blessing in the hot summer months! (Keeps the spills from everything else.)
Blessings, Kim

By Blogger Hind's Feet, at 6/26/2007 5:51 AM  

My favorite essential is the changing pad - I have two bottoms to change!! What a cool bag!

By Blogger jglitter, at 6/26/2007 7:28 AM  

I love the changing pad and the accessory case, both of those are something I would use all the time. And I LOVE the colors of these bags - they are great!
amygay@gmail.com

By Anonymous Anonymous, at 6/26/2007 7:42 AM  

The insulated drink carrier would be my must have part.
Great looking bag!

By Blogger Heather, at 6/26/2007 8:08 AM  

forgot to post my email address, sorry about that!
jandcsmom1@gmail.com
Thanks!

By Blogger LeeAnn, at 6/26/2007 9:27 AM  

the insulated bottle holder will be very useful!

roetama@yahoo.com

By Anonymous Anonymous, at 6/26/2007 10:08 AM  

I'm loving the fact that you can wear it on your back. I carry a small backpack as my daughters diaperbag right now. Its just so much easier to lug and keeps your arms free.

By Blogger anavarre1331, at 6/26/2007 10:22 AM  

I like the bottle holder. It will keep drinks cold or hot and keep spills contained. I hate bottles that leak all over the inside of your bag.

grams-kelley [at] sbcglobal [dot]net

By Anonymous carol, at 6/26/2007 10:24 AM  

Would love, love, love it. I have gotten way too many crappy diaper bags. - Carrie / carriechilton@gmail.com

By Blogger carrie, at 6/26/2007 11:07 AM  

I love the matching bottle/drink holder! cute colors!

lisahymas7@hotmail.com

By Blogger lisa h., at 6/26/2007 11:11 AM  

I must say I adore this product! How nice to have a bag that does more than one thing at a time! :) I like the accessory case on this bag...to have everything within reach (if I remember to be organized of course) -- what a dream!

Beth

By Anonymous Beth, at 6/26/2007 11:54 AM  

My must-have essential is the hand sanitizer. Where would we be without the wonderful invention of "clean in a bottle"? Nary a germ goes by without getting zapped by my hand sanitizer. So, O Yikes, I thank you for thoughtfully including my must-have essential in your ready-to-go diaper & laptop bag. Keeping my fingers crossed to win you!

By Blogger heather h, at 6/26/2007 12:02 PM  

Has to be a changing pad and a wipe holder.

By Blogger Geri, at 6/26/2007 1:19 PM  

The must have essential has to be the diaper changing pad. My 4 year old niece is autistic and is still in diapers. It has been very hard to potty train her. It would be nice to carry her diapers and wipes in a cool modern bag instead of a Disney princess backpack :)

By Blogger Katherine, at 6/26/2007 1:54 PM  

oops - i got so excited, I forgot my email address in case I win ;)
kwolstenholm@yahoo.com

By Blogger Katherine, at 6/26/2007 2:00 PM  

I love the Wipes holder. The one from my last baby broke after opening and closing too many times. Plus I am also someone who used the diaper bag the hospital gave us, so I would love to be able to not be embarressed by my diaper bag everywhere we go.

By Anonymous Lisa Lesner, at 6/26/2007 2:32 PM  

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By Blogger Amy, at 6/26/2007 3:53 PM  

The wipes holder is my fav included essetial... Never know when you may need a wipe (except for the obvious)!

I am linking to your contest NOW.

Oh, in case I win... chrismyoung77(at)yahoo(dot)com

By Blogger Christine, at 6/26/2007 4:38 PM  

This has got to be the BEST diaper bag ever invented! The "essentials" kit is GENIUS! My favorite item would have to be the nail clippers-babies always have those sharp little nails, and I never remember to pack clippers!

If I'm lucky enough to win, my email is table4five@gmail.com

By Anonymous Elizabeth, at 6/26/2007 5:15 PM  

I love the bottle/drink cooler especially for summer. I also LOVE the colors! Great giveaway.

Thanks!
jhortine@yahoo.com

By Blogger Jill, at 6/26/2007 8:58 PM  

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By Blogger Merry Margaret, at 6/27/2007 6:57 AM  

the changing pad + baby wipe case are the tops! megan_hanceford@yahoo.com

By Blogger Merry Margaret, at 6/27/2007 6:58 AM  

My favourite of the "essentials" is the sunblock - I always seem to be buying more of that.

(My e-mail address is in my profile.)

By Blogger ikkinlala, at 6/27/2007 11:19 AM  

I love the brushed aluminum key ring! Great giveaway! Thanks!

By Blogger Kylinsmom, at 6/27/2007 3:08 PM  

Definitely the changing pad and wipes for me. I would ADORE this!

By Blogger Sarah, at 6/27/2007 6:34 PM  

Changing pad and wipes are essential! Love the blue and keylime colors.

By Blogger T'aowyn, at 6/27/2007 8:32 PM  

laptop storage!?! in a diaper bag? can it be true?

By Blogger adrienne, at 6/28/2007 7:38 AM  

Easy - it's hands down the REUSABLE wipes case. Less trash = green!

katewestrich at gmail dot com

By Blogger Kate, at 6/28/2007 8:07 AM  

What a great looking bag, love the purple one! I'm on bag number 5 now. Having 3 kids I need all the storage I can get. And if I could find my keys easily on a fancy ring, well...

email: mamadeux@netzero.net

By Anonymous Anonymous, at 6/28/2007 9:58 AM  

I love that it comes with everything you need to clean up diaper malfunctions - and the yikes onesie would be the perfect thing to change baby into after a big blowout!

By Blogger art-sweet, at 6/29/2007 1:04 PM  

I love the Tangerine Colored Bag. The Bag itself and the diaper wipe case are the must-haves for me. I'm pretty basic with what I carry! Would love to win. :-)

By Blogger Elizabeth F., at 6/29/2007 6:43 PM  

My favorite part, besides the bag itself would be the accessory case for all of those snackies we bring around with us!

Amy
http://haileybugpicnic.blogspot.com
http://www.mumsthewurd.com (where we also hold giveaways!)

mueller7[at]gmail.com

Linking up to the contest now!

By Blogger Amy, at 6/29/2007 7:09 PM  

I'm drooling over the bag itself. My fav essential is the case, it would make a nice first aid kit.

sophistishe.org
sophistishe@gmail.com

By Blogger Sheena, at 6/29/2007 7:24 PM  

It's an awesome looking bag. I like the velcro strap.

By Blogger Emily, at 6/29/2007 9:34 PM  

These bag sets are too cute. I love the blue & green combo and even more I love the fact that I could use this well after my kids are out of diapers.

The essential I like most that comes with this is the sunscreen. My poor babes have gotten pink arms & cheeks already because I've forgotten about sunscreen so having it on me when we're out at the park is just the best idea ever.

beccalynn613@yahoo.com

By Blogger Rebecca, at 6/30/2007 7:42 AM  

Wipes, wipes, and more wipes!

By Blogger Mama Zen, at 6/30/2007 8:21 AM  

These bags are awesome and the separate insulated bottle bag makes it even better.

By Anonymous sharon, at 6/30/2007 7:42 PM  

Changing pad and accessory bag are essential! I'm still using the black icky bag from the hospital, so I hope I win. :-)

By Blogger Ruth, at 6/30/2007 11:38 PM  

I have no idea since I will be a first-time father.

The gift of a diaper bag would be a great help finding what would be the most essential thing I could use. I would be happy to report on my findings.

By Blogger Mr. Kimberly, at 7/01/2007 9:49 AM  

I love this one!! The green and blue one is so cute! I love the drink carrier. I would absolutely love to be able to make a hot cup of tea to take with us on trips!
www.cjdenton.blogspot.com

By Blogger Covey and Justin, at 7/01/2007 1:47 PM  

Definitely the hand sanitizer. Would this OCD mom be expected to say any different? ;)

By Anonymous Janne, at 7/01/2007 8:12 PM  

I love these bags! My favorite is the green and blue one. I think the idea of everything in one convenient spot with a little room for things that mom might need (cell phone, wallet, tylenol!!!!) is a great idea. With another baby on the way soon I love the hands free design of this bag.

By Blogger Heather, at 7/01/2007 9:48 PM  

I'm sure this bag will become essential if I'm picked!

erinnwindler [at] yahoo [dot] com

By Anonymous Erinn, at 7/02/2007 11:08 AM  

I think the insulated drink holder is the best part.

By Blogger Emily, at 7/02/2007 11:50 AM  

I love the green and blue one. Very cute!

By Blogger The Young's Blog, at 7/02/2007 12:16 PM  

So cute and perfect!

By Blogger The Hunter's, at 7/02/2007 4:35 PM  

My essential accessory would have to be the water bottle. My son is always craving water. What a cool way to pack for a toddler without using the traditional diaper bag.

By Anonymous Julie F., at 7/02/2007 4:44 PM  

Diaper cream & nail clippers - great for all kinds of boo-boos, which both me and mini-me seem to get.

By Blogger HilaryS, at 7/02/2007 10:13 PM  

Great looking bag. sunblock is my essential!

By Blogger Kerry, at 7/03/2007 6:13 AM  

What a cute bag. It's great that it includes all the essentials. My favorite is the accessory case. My stuff (wallet, lipgloss etc) is alway getting lost in ourbag.

acnswanson@hotmail.com

By Blogger Anna, at 7/03/2007 6:20 AM  

Love the sunblock and overall design makes so much sense for active moms and dads!

By Blogger Monica, at 7/03/2007 9:08 AM  

I like the changing pad. erin.linford@cox.net

By Blogger Erin, at 7/03/2007 9:25 AM  

I love the coordinating wipe holder. My current bag is pretty stylish, but my wipes don't coordinate!

By Blogger Brooke, at 7/03/2007 9:58 AM  

Very cute. I never have nail clippers handy when I need them! Great idea.

By Anonymous Lucy, at 7/03/2007 1:50 PM  

Wipes! I use them for everything!

localgirl133@yahoo.com

By Anonymous kailani, at 7/03/2007 2:07 PM  

Brilliant. The clippers are so ideal. When I've got a free moment to even THINK about clipping the kiddos' nails, we're out somewhere.

By Blogger Crystal & Co., at 7/03/2007 2:46 PM  

For me, definitely te insulated drink holder. That's a must for hot summer days.

tinlai@gmail.com

By Blogger graphix_girl, at 7/03/2007 4:48 PM  

Diaper changing pad... love the colors.

ektrick at gmail.com

By Anonymous Anonymous, at 7/03/2007 5:58 PM  

I think the inconspicuousness of the laptop section is great! I also love the sling back style, esp since I have twins and a 3 yo boy!

By Blogger Lori, at 3/18/2008 9:12 AM  

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