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Ilana is co-owner of AppleCheeks Reusable Diapers and mother to three girls - Azure, Phoenix and Ione. She's also the owner of A Jaded Mama, a blog about mothering, small business ownership and all things green. When she's not busy coming up with new product ideas, working on social media campaigns and co-managing the business, you'll find her babywearing, cloth diapering, co-sleeping, breastfeeding, raising school-aged children and reading.

Amy is the other co-owner of AppleCheeks Reusable Diapers and mom to three boys - Bailey, Davray, Sacha, and to baby DAUGHTER, River. She's a dedicated and very attached parent and just adores the company of her enormous, gorgeous boys. When she's not busy juggling the company finances, talking on the phone with suppliers and trying to talk Ilana down off a cliff, you'll find her very involved in her community activities and enjoying the great outdoors.

Beth is the Social Media Coordinator for AppleCheeks Reusable Diapers. You can find her on @AppleCheeksDipe on Twitter or Instagram or the Facebook page! Beth has a little boy, Mason, who is 4, two girls, Audrey, who is 3 and Hayden who is closing in on 1! When Beth isn't busy figuring out fun for the AppleCheeks Fans or blogging on Me as a Mommy, she is avoiding housework, breastfeeding, trying to find some space on the couch or in her own bed, or chasing after her older kids with Hayden strapped to her back!

Katie is the Events Coordinator {aka Party Girl} for AppleCheeks Reusable Diapers. Katie has a little boy, Austin, who is 4. You may recognize her from Pickled Pink, the beautiful swim diaper named in her honor! When she isn't busy party planning or working, Katie is playing with Austin, hanging out with Beth, or glued to her iPhone texting Ilana & Amy from the shower.

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Jamberry Nails - 30k for Mother's Day

Every so often one of us stumbles on something and just can't stop talking about it. Katie and Beth are known for apologizing to each other for sparking a new obsession. Their most recent obsession? Jamberry Nails. Ask either of the girls to see their nails and you'll find fun, cheerful designs that last.

Keri, Christy and Lyndsey are three best friends who also happen to be sisters. They launched Jamberry Nails in 2010 for women just like themselves who want perfectly manicured nails while running from the gym to school drop offs to work and back again. But their product had to be easy to use, long lasting, and most importantly, FUN. Today Jamberry Nails is a leader in both nail art and nail technology, with nail wraps that come in over 275 patterns and are applied at home with an innovative heat and pressure technique.  The brand also offers custom nail art through an online Nail Art Studio as well as salon-quality nail lacquer and a complete handcare line. Jamberry Nails are chemical-free, odor-free and fuss-free. Jamberry Nails are sold through a network of over 14,000 independent consultants nationwide who host and plan Jamberry Nails parties for women of all ages.

For more information please visit and find Jamberry Nails on all of your favorite social networks including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.

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Dressed to Deliver - 30k for Mother's Day

Here at AppleCheeks we are pretty passionate about breastfeeding and childbirth in genral. We hate that so many mothers feel like they have to sacrifice style just to accomodate a pregnant belly or a nursing baby. Dressed to Deliver brings you a few options where you DON'T have to sacrifice style with their gorgeous BabeWrap or Delivery Gown.


Dressed to Deliver is a maternity and nursing clothing company providing fashionable and functional apparel for the various stages of pregnancy and motherhood.

 Our BabeWrap provides fashionable yet  functional option to help you nurse your baby discreetly and comfortably.  Never have to rifle through your diaper bag looking for a nursing cover again as you are already wearing it!

Our 3-in-1 Gowns keep you comfortable, beautiful and concealed during one of the most momentous occasions of your life, the birth of your child, as well as throughout your pregnancy and your nursing days.

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Mommy Hook - 30k for Mother's Day

A couple weeks ago, Ilana went to a trade show. While there she saw one product in use by fans, over and over and over again. We already know y'all will love this giveaway, now we just find out who the lucky winner is!

The Mommy Hook is a heavy duty aluminum hook with a padded handle. It easily hooks onto strollers, shopping carts, or a Mom's hand. As Mom's, we have a lot to carry and the Mommy Hook Makes it so that we can carry it all, and still have a hand free to hold a little hand or if you're really lucky maybe a cup of coffee.

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Marine Parents - 30k for Mother's Day

If you know much of anything about Katie and Beth you probably know they love Marine Parents like nobody's business. Between the two of them, you're sure to find a new pouch, clutch, or some other creation every couple of weeks. Today, we want to introduce you to April, the woman behind Marine Parents and give you a chance to win a make up bag (for the record, Beth has a power wristlet that matches so whoever wins will be TOTALLY TWINSIES!).


Marine Parents was born four years ago at the dining room table of our teensy apartment in North Carolina.  My husband spent nights & weekend nap times teaching me to sew.  Finally, after a few frustrating months, the whole thing kind of "clicked" into place for me & I whizzed away sewing & haven't looked back since!  
Since the start of Marine Parents, items have been tweaked & perfected in an effort to put the highest quality handmade items in the hands of thousands of ruffle loving friends!  With almost 150 different items available for order through our etsy storefront & multiple ready to ship sales each week through instagram flash sales, Marine Parents ruffle pouches, backpacks, makeup bags & more can be find all over the world [which is a major awesome feeling!].  I'm forever in awe of the support of those who love handmade & are buying all the ruffles which supports my sweet little family.

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The Mama Necklace - 30k for Mother's Day

When I started thinking up brands to reach out to for this giveaway, I started with what my favorite Mother's Day gifts have been. My favorite of favorites was the Mama Necklace I got for Mother's day the first year I had an outside baby. It was gorgeous, Mason (my son who is now almost 5!) was starting to say mama and dada and it was (and still is) an absolutely treasured piece. When Tali said she would sponsor a giveaway for all of you, I was beyond excited!


The Mama Collection - A jewelry collection inspired by baby's first word.

After hearing her son utter those long awaited syllables "" Tali was smitten and knew she needed to capture those first words, and so she designed a chic and unique collection of jewelry inspired by the word "mama" and in celebration of mothers everywhere.

Overnight, The Mama Collection struck a chord with women everywhere.This simple and modern line of  jewelry gained an  immediate following. From brand new mothers to seasoned grandmas responding to the common bond of motherhood.

The Mama Necklace has many celebrity fans such as Gwyneth Paltrow, Naomi Watts, Sarah Mclachlan, and Bethenny Frankel. Tomorrow, one of our very lucky fans will get to choose between the two necklaces shown above!

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