Advertisements

mom4life.com: My Favorite Online Shop

I intend on posting reviews and comparisons on Tuesdays, but here I am, about to click over to Wednesday, and only just posting for the day. For shame. (I didn’t get my usual hour and a half before Elliott wakes up, and I didn’t get a solid chunk of time at all today, hence the late-night posting.) Rather than rush a review (I like to take my time and be thorough), I’d rather shamelessly promote a mommy-centric website. You can relax in knowing that they’ve not paid me a nickel, nor provided any products or services in exchange for my featuring them; I just really like their site and how they’re run.mom4life.com screen capture

If you’ve got young children (or know someone who has young children) and enjoy shopping online, get thee to mom4life.com. Run by a work-at-home mom and staffed by several other mommies, mom4life.com sells mom-invented products at incredible prices and with free shipping in the continental US (no minimum order). Typically I prefer to support local brick-and-mortar businesses, but after a few instances of less-than-decent service at our local mom-shop, I didn’t feel badly about taking my business online and supporting the women behind mom4life.com. They have an amazing selection of innovative products, and they’ve never been sold out of anything that I’ve wanted. The shipping is fast, and the one time I had to return something (I ordered the wrong size) the process was quick and easy.

If free shipping isn’t enough to motivate you, sign up on their email list and receive 5% off every order. To sweeten the deal even more, every order above $30.00 includes a free mom4life minty lip balm made from natural ingredients– no crazy chemicals I can’t pronounce, just sunflower oil, coconut oil, beeswax, cocoa butter, vitamin E and  peppermint oil. I like it better than my expensive Burt’s Bees lip balm.

I’ve purchased every nursing tank top I own from mom4life, plus two nursing bras and two pairs of leggings for Ellie. It might sound weird, but I actually look forward to the next time I get to purchase from them because after reading their story, I know I’m supporting a wonderful group of women and not just giving my dollars to Amazon or Walmart. And if you visit their “giving back” page, you’ll see a list of all of the charities and organizations they donate to. Amazing. Finally, you can follow mom4life on Twitter (if you do the twitter thing) here: http://twitter.com/mom4lifecom

Where do you buy your mama-gear? Do you have a favorite “mom and pop” type place that you like to support? As always, sharing is caring, so tell me all about it in the comments below.

Advertisements
Leave a comment

1 Comment

  1. Mj, you couldn’t have known but October 5 was my birthday and what a lovely gift you gave me! What a super sweet review, I am totally smiling. Thank you SO much!! P.S. I am ga-ga over our lip balm too! I can’t wait to get to work with you again:)!

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Advertisements
%d bloggers like this: