Sunday, November 29, 2009

My Very First Review and Giveaway!!!!!

I am thrilled that my first giveaway is something that I have had the opportunity to use with my daughters;   Baltic Amber Teething Necklaces from Inspired By Finn.  I discovered amber teething necklaces from the phenomenal community over at The Babywearer (I get a lot of wonderful info there), as I was looking for a natural painkiller for teething.  Inspired by Finn came very highly recommended, so I ordered.  It was difficult to order just one because they come in different styles and colors- all beautiful!  I put the teething necklaces on my daughters at the first sign of their first tooth popping through and the amber worked better than any analgesic that I have ever used.  An amazing product, to say the least.

<---- S3 wearing her dark cherry chip-style necklace (unfortunately not carried anymore but trust me, it did the job!)

From the website:
 How can baltic amber help us? 
Pain Relief -
Baltic amber contains analgesic properties and helps take the edge off of many types of discomfort associated with dental issues, headaches, joint pain, etc. 
Strengthens the body's immune system - 
In many different and subtle ways, succinic acid helps boost the body's own natural healing ability and immune system. 
 Restoring Energy – 
The human body naturally produces succinic acid. The salt of succinic acid (succinate) is one of the most active substances in the processes of cellular respiration and intercellular energy creation. Succinic acid restores oxygen and energy supply to depleted cells and helps the body return to a normal, functioning state. 

Inspired by Finn is a company local to me, with stellar customer service and a serious selection of amber and other pain alleviating products. Inspired by Finn also carries Hazelwood, adult amber jewelry, Babylegs and other foot and leg warming products!

So without further delay, I am announcing an Inspired by Finn Giveaway!  The winner may select any 17'' in-stock necklace or a bracelet.  There are some beautiful pieces on the site! 

What you need to do:
1.  Mandatory entry- visit the Inspired By Finn site and come back and tell me one thing you learned about Amber or Hazelwood in the comments section below!  You must do this before any other entry! 

For additional entries: (Leave a comment in the comments section below for each entry!)
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Just can't wait? Inspired By Finn has graciously granted my readers a 20% off code to use (enter 'blog' at checkout)!!! You can click on the Inspired by Finn button to the left or visit from here .

Contest will run from 10/30/09-12/11/09.  Winner will be chosen randomly by a random number generator and announced on 12/13, after confirmation.   Enjoy!!!

Contest is now closed.  Winner will be announced on Monday!!

*please remember to complete the mandatory entry in order for your subsequent entries to count!  Leave a comment below for each entry you complete!!!*

17 comments:

Imene said...

I love these but never actually got one. Thanks for the chance to win one

Shannon said...

I learned that the necklaces can help with pregnancy heartburn and nausea! Enter me in your giveaway please! :)

Anonymous said...

What interest me the most is that It relieves or prevents ailments such as ulcers, acid reflux, heartburn, skin problems (psoriasis, eczema, acne), arthritis, constipation, migraines, sensitive & bleeding gums, helps reduce dental cavities.

Gina B

graphic i said...

Amber baltic can help us in so many ways [where have I been!?] It's a pain reliever, strengthens the immune system, restores energy, and breaks the cycle of inflammation among other things. Very nice!
Stephanie
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Desiree said...

I am very impressed it helps reduce cavities. For some reason, that's something I really worry about, and anything to help prevent them is great with me!

Desi
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Desiree said...

became a new follower :)


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Jessica said...

I am suprised to learn it prevents cavaties. Wow!

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Anonymous said...

Baltic amber is not a stone, but a fossilized tree resin-jenprincess88 at aol dot com

Sara S said...

I didn't know that it is actually the warmth of the body that releases the "medicine" from Amber....that is very interesting and may be quite useful!
sara_s_13@yahoo.com

RR said...

I learned that baltic amber can help break a cycle of (chronic) inflammation. Very interesting. I'd like to try this for my little one.

Niecey said...

I learned Hazelwood is an ancient remedy first used by aboriginal people -- It has the medicinal property of neutralizing the body's acidity.

Wow I'm actually really intrigued now. I will learn more.

Niecey said...

I became a follower

Niecey said...

I subscribe to your rss in yahpp reader

Teresha@Marlie and Me said...

I learned that Hazelwood neutralizes the body's acidity.

Teresha@Marlie and Me said...

I am now following your crunchtastic blog!

Teresha@Marlie and Me said...

I Subscribed via RSS reader.

Sarah said...

Found you on Money Saving Mom's Mr. Linky.

I had heard of the teething & anti-inflammatory benefits of Baltic amber, but the digestive benefits of hazelwood were new to me. I have 4 children and had horrible heartburn with all 4 pregnancies. I would have tried anything! If I have another baby, I'll definitely get a hazelwood necklace. I'd love to win an amber teething necklace for my 13 month old daughter. Thanks for the chance to win.

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