See some Summer Fun favorites for 2020! Gift inspiration for birthdays, a few must haves, and more!
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Summer Fun for Outdoors:
Rachio3 Smart Sprinkler Controller– The top performing and highest-rated controller available, it offers the best experience in water savings and remote watering — all wrapped up in one easy-to-use Rachio app. With premium Weather Intelligence™ Plus, the Rachio 3 accurately predicts weather changes and automatically adjusts your watering schedule for the right amount of water, every time. Quick installation and seamless in-app help will get your controller up and running in no time. From $229.99
Shop Rachio at link below, or find on Amazon!
Sanitizing Spray Bottle From o3 Water Works-
Description: Aqueous Ozone can kill up to 99.9% of common bacteria including e-coli, salmonella, pseudomonas, aeruginosa and staphylococcus.* Transform Ordinary Tap Water Into Aqueous Ozone, A Powerful Sanitizer.
Use to Sanitize on all hard-nonporous surfaces. Just fill with tap water and go. Pull the trigger and make aqueous ozone to clean your kitchen, bathroom, stone, glass, stainless steel, floors, produce and more. Great for cleaning and deodorizing carpeting, sofa fabrics or automobile interiors. Built-in LEDs let you know when the bottle needs to be charged or serviced. See more and shop at link below.
Sunrise Beach Chair from Sunflow- The Best Seat on the Beach. The Sunrise Chair is compact, comfortable, easy-to-carry, and expertly engineered for lounging, napping, reading and forgetting anything exists except your tan lines. Find your favorite of 4 positions to spend your day laying out and spacing out. Thoughtfully designed with rust resistant aluminum to give you the beachfront property you’ve always wanted. Many color options. $198
Bindle Water Bottle- Vacuum sealed water bottle with waterproof storage! With summer activities and running outdoors, this bottle makes it easy to take along a few small essentials. Unscrew the bottom of the bottle to reveal a separate compartment! Perfect for your lip balm, Hotel room Key, a few dollars for vending, and more. I chose they gray 24 oz so my husband and I could both make use of the water bottle. Right now, select styles are BOGO FREE!
Bug Bite Thing – The Bug Bite Thing is an easy-to-use suction tool that painlessly and effectively extracts insect saliva/venom from under the skin to eliminate the itching, stinging and swelling that occurs with insect bites & stings. When you remove the irritant, the body stops producing the reaction that causes the itching and swelling. Unlike topical creams and ointments, the problem is eliminated, not masked. $9.95
Flamingo Water Bottle 750ml from My Bougie Bottle –
Summer Fun requires lots of hydration! Description: My Bougie Bottle Flamingo eye-catching sleek design makes this water bottle a cut above the rest. Beautiful but also convenient, double-walled insulation keeps your drinks cold for up to 24 hours and hot drinks warm for 12 hours.
Forget having to take the time and effort to unscrew the cap of your bottle to get to your water, now you can simply Flip ’N’ Sip. Our ergonomically designed, BPA free mouthpiece connects to a straw that reaches to the base of the bottle, avoiding the need to tilt – a great convenience when driving or preoccupied in an activity. $34.99
Envirosax Pouch with 5 reusable Bags- For those of us who love reusable bags for everything, this pouch with 5 included bags is perfect for Summer Fun! The bags themselves roll up easily and snap together to keep them handy for anything you need to toss in a tote.
The pouch keeps them all in once place and super organized- great for the center console or behind a car seat, or in a drawer with your swimming suits. The colors are fun and beachy- perfect for this time of year! We love this 5 pack. Makes a great gift idea for anyone on your gift list who is environmentally-conscious and loves to reduce and reuse! More prints available. $49.99
LUMINISER Thermoelectric Oil Lantern- Going camping soon? Bring a lantern that requires NO batteries! This lantern works off of small oil containers that are securely closed and ready for use. No worries over running out of batteries or storing oil. Oil Pack refills sold separately. Description below.
NO BATTERIES, SOLAR OR CHARGING REQUIRED – The Luminiser lantern converts heat from the oil unit into electricity to power 3 / 200 Lumen LED light strips and amplifies the light by 200 times.
LIGHT UP AN ENTIRE ROOM – Unfold the legs and switch to room mode to brighten the area with 2 LED strips on each side of the lantern. No more working in the dark during a power outage. You can also use the handle on top to hang the lantern on a hook.
LIFE SAVER FLASHLIGHT – Contains a 200 lumen front LED light strip great for nature walks, camping, and exploring during power outages. Use the handle and fold the legs for a compact flashlight mode.
BE ALWAYS PREPARED FOR EMERGENCIES – No more worrying about old batteries not working. With the Luminiser, the lantern has infinite storage life that is reliable in any emergency setting.
REDUCES OIL CONSUMPTION BY 90% – Saves the environment with a 90% reduction in CO2 and Black Carbon Emission. Our Luminiser oil units are 100% recyclable and are engineered to use 5ml of oil per hour lasting 8 to 9 hours per oil unit. Prices vary/ $19.98
Citrus Grove Gift Set from Linnea’s Lights-
We are excited to add this gorgeous gift set to the Summer Fun Gift Guide!
Thoughtfully crafted to include three fragrances that brighten your space with fresh citrus blends. Gift Set includes Grapefruit, Orchard, Persian Lime in our iconic 2-wick candle, and Laura’s favorite Dahlia seeds from Floret Flower Farm®.
Each candle is handcrafted in small batches to maximize their scent/wax concentration to ensure the ultimate in cold and hot fragrance throw. Every step of creating a Linnea’s Lights® candle is touched by the human hand. From hand blending, pouring, and finishing, our candles are created with passion and an unwavering commitment to quality and beauty. $100
Marina Dress from Krimson Klover -Being easy breezy never looked so good with our Marina Dress. Made from wrinkle resistant fabric that’s perfect for travel, this dress also features hidden zip pockets for lip balm or other things you need at hand throughout the day.
40″ Dress, adjustable tie halter-neck
Removable padding and hidden zip pockets
The SportsChic Women’s Vegan Midi Backpack Bag is your go to all day, every day.
High quality, UV protected, easy to clean vegan pebble grain leather. Simple drawstring and cinch closure.
Insulated pockets keep drinks hot or cold, easy access magnetic front pocket for keys, sunglasses, cell & snacks.
Waterproof hot pink nylon lining. Secure interior 6½“ interior zipper pocket and 2 flex mesh 6” deep pockets.
Padded compartment holds up to 9.5” mobile tablet or 2 pickleball racquets.
Comfy adjustable shoulder straps.
Polished silver hardware and feet.
Measures 10” Wide. 13” Tall. 5” Deep.
Weighs 1.5. lbs.
Fog Lifter + REM Ritual Bundle from Baseline– Day and night cream to support health.
Description: Combining subtly dosed CBD and all-natural adaptogens in convenient capsule form, baseline works with your body’s natural chemistry to respond to the strains of the modern world and recover your best self—naturally, effectively, and one day at a time. $90
Kari Traa Stine Long Sleeve Shirt- from Aktiv – Sometimes you need a lightweight long sleeve shirt in the summer! Whether you’re traveling to a cooler climate, or somewhere sunny you might need a little more protection, check out this classic long sleeve from Aktiv. I love the quick drying materials for active wear tops. Also features 4 way stretch to keep you comfortable. $55. Available in Green and Pink also.
Cleure’s daily SPF 40 Tinted Mineral Facial Moisturizer offers potent sun protection, moisturization, and beautiful sheer coverage.
Smooths onto skin leaving an elegant matte finish// Sheer and lightweight non-greasy moisturizer // UVA/UVB Broad Spectrum Coverage //Can be worn alone or under makeup
Cleure Day Cream – This antioxidant-rich moisturizer instantly combats dry skin without a heavy, greasy feeling and creates softer, healthier, younger-looking skin that lasts.
Made with 100% Pure Shea Butter to help revitalize, replenish, and hydrate your skin //Rich in antioxidants and vitamins for youthful, radiant skin // Helps prevent premature aging and discoloration // Use as the last step in your AM skincare routine before applying SPF
ROCK THE LOCKS Total Softie coconut oil Leave-in Conditioner is infused with the power of coconut oil for deep moisture detangling. Smooths, tames fly-aways & leaves hair super shiny. It’s time to embrace your total softie side! SHOP HERE! Also check out their Curl Boost and conditioning detangler!
Masami Shampoo – MASAMI’s nutrient rich formulation fortifies and reawakens hair. Apricot oil, coconut oil and Laminaria Japonica (kombu) provide the nutrients and vitamins important for healthy hair. MASAMI Shampoo is the ultimate in hydration for hair and nourishment for scalp. See more and full ingredient list at link below. $38
MASAMI Mekabu Conditioner is fortified by the hydrating qualities of the Japanese ocean botanical, Mekabu, and enhanced with Laminaria Japonica (Kombu) seaweed, aloe vera, blueberry extract, Vitamin B and other powerful anti-oxidants. This deep yet lightweight conditioner nourishes to restore softness, shine and manageability while soothing the scalp. See full ingredient list and more details at link below! $38
SOPHi Nail Polish Casually Cashmere Gift Set – $49 value! SOPHi Nail Polish colors Skinny Dip + Chips, Dance Lilac No One’s Watching, Morning Kisses + PRIME + SHINE + SEAL System + Remover Gel + Nail Polish Remover Stick Pack.
Give the ladies in your life the gift of a healthy, odor-free manicure! Select the gift wrapping option to make the holidays a breeze! $39
Save Me From Pollution Assault Tip to Root Hair Reboot-
For the city slicker exposed to car exhaust, smoke and dust, this conditioning mask combats the inescapable damage caused by daily pollution exposure. Free radical damage harms proteins in the hair’s cortex, decreases hydration in the cell membrane, and wears away surface cuticles. This deep conditioning mask nourishes flat, dry, brittle, and stressed hair and scalp. $78
Tweexy Nail Polish Bottle Holder-
The original wearable nail polish bottle holder. Tweexy® can be used anywhere, without a flat table to set the polish on–think bed, couch, poolside, floor…No more spilling!• Polish with less mess.• Brings the polish closer. Fits size 3-17 and over 250 brands of polish.• Keeps bottle secure• Great budget gift item ($9.99 – free shipping)• Cleans easily with soap and water.• Helps her improve polishing skills.• A nail art favorite $9.99
Califina Spark Women’s Supplements-
Unique formula reduces bloating & enhances weight loss // Makes sticking with a healthy lifestyle easier // Plant-based, patented & eco-friendly ingredients. See more details and if it might be right for your own wellness routine at link below! $24.95
Suku Luscious Hair Supplement- Say hello to Luscious Hair, a unique formula combining seven different nutrients including silicon, biotin and hydrolyzed marine collagen to help you maintain healthy hair, skin, and nails. $22.
Suku Appley Ever After Apple Cider Vinegar Gummies– Finally, a delicious way to take apple cider vinegar without all the unpleasantness. Just two sugar-free gummies equals one shot of raw, unfiltered, apple cider vinegar with the mother. Each gummy also comes infused with Vitamin B12 to help with energy metabolism in the body as well as methylated folate. $22.99
Suku Radiant Complexion Teint Radiex Supplement– Description: These little beauties are loaded with evening primrose oil and hyaluronic acid, as well as a suite of skin-saving antioxidant vitamins and minerals uniquely formulated to help you maintain a healthier and more radiant looking skin. $22.99
Suku Buh Bye Stress Supplement- Description:
Peace out. Buh Bye Stress is your go-to partner when it comes to kicking out bad vibes. These sugar-free gummies combine rhodiola, lemon balm, l-theanine and GABA to help temporarily promote relaxation and relieve symptoms of stress such as mental fatigue and sensations of weakness while supporting cognitive function. $22.99
Nyl Velvet Transformative Serum –
Description: A true luxury that feels like velvet and makes your skin glow. We blend the highest quality oils known for their anti-aging and anti-inflammatory properties. The result is a dry oil that vanishes quickly into the skin, nourishes, moisturizes, and leaves a dewy radiance. High in vitamin C and antioxidants, it helps fight free radical damage, believed to contribute to the formation of wrinkles. Non-Comedogenic (won’t clog pores). This serum nourishes and restores balance to all skin types and transforms mature skin. se twice a day after cleansing. Work a few drops between fingertips and press into skin, a little goes a long way. Dab a little extra around eyes before bed. 1 fl oz – $68 Shop Velvet Transformative Serum Here
Merle Norman CC Cream Broad Spectrum SPF 30 Complexion Corrector- For those of us with sensitive skin, the summer sun can have us debating whether to use a sunscreen or a foundation. This CC Cream with SPF 30 Complexion Corrector does the job of both! I love how it has a good coverage I prefer with a makeup, but also has the SPF 30 that protects my skin from the sun and keeps me from having to apply a layer of actual sunscreen over my makeup. I chose the lightest shade and it was a great match. This CC Cream comes in a pump tube, and one small pump is plenty to provide a light coverage. I expect the 1.25 oz tube to last me a while. $40
NYL Rosewater Face Wash, Organic This cleanser will win your heart with its simply beautiful aroma. A moisturizing cleanser that is gentle and never drying. We use the classic rosewater & glycerine base, used for centuries in facial products, and add just a splash of pure organic castile soap. Rosewater is known for it’s mild astringent and soothing properties, it cleanses and tones. Glycerine is a humectant, which means it seals in moisture. Castile is a gentle soap made from organic vegetable oils. The consistency of this wash is probably different than you’re used to. Its more like water, not thick and gooey like most liquid soaps. That’s because we don’t use additives that make it gooey, they’re not natural and not active ingredients. $29
Nyl Gentle Sugar Body Polish Scrub– This sugar scrub is SO gentle and has lovely scents of natural oils without being overpowering. I use the included wooden scooping spoon to remove a very small amount for a scrub finish in the shower. A little goes a long way, so I expect this 8 oz size to last me a long time to come! My skin is dry to normal and I love it.
Great as part of a gift basket. Vegan/chemical free. $18
Nyl Organic Foaming Castile Hand Soap- I am so picky on hand soaps, but this one from Nyl gets my vote. I love the foaming action of hand soaps and love the fact that this is chemical-free and made with organic ingredients. For those of us who have sensitive skin and summer heat and sunscreen can irritate- every good skin product helps! $18
Vegan & Cruelty-free
Hand made in small batches, in the USA
Nyl Body Balm- This is another great addition to a summer beauty gift basket for her.
Description: Created to soothe cracked, dry and irritated skin, this balm seals in moisture and promotes soft healthy skin with the healing power of tamanu oil, kokum butter and calendula extract. For all skin types. 2 fl oz – $30/ Also available in a sample size.
Vegan & Cruelty-free
Hand made in small batches, in the USA
Au Natural Skinfood Discovery Kit: A 14-day supply of 4 travel-size essential Au products, ideal for all skin types:
Discover Au Natural Skinfood and Manuka Honey Products with this sampling kit! Great for gifts, or just to try out this all natural skin care line for yourself!
• Four generous travel-size Au Natural Skinfood’s essentials, ideal for all skin types.
• Includes Remove cleanser, Prepare Lotion (Toner), AM Day Serum & PM Night Cream.
• Potent Manuka honey-based skincare designed to strengthen your skin’s barrier as nature intended.
• Environmentally kind packaging – Endlessly refillable – No single use plastic. $19.95
Good Cube Soap Free 2in1 Shampoo Conditioner from Au-
If you haven’t yet tried a Shampoo Bar, this is a must! I love the scent of this bar, and of course love the adorable “cube” shape.
Shampoo bars last much longer than bottled counterparts, and make a great gift for anyone who travels often. While dry, they can be packed along with all your other luggage without worrying about a shampoo bottle coming open and leaking everywhere! Available in several varieties. $16/ $12 with subscription.
Everlast Women’s Powerlock Training Boxing Gloves– PowerLock gloves with WSD (Women Specific Design) were designed with the female athlete’s hand and wrist in mind. Developed from the ground up with modern, anatomical foam construction to provide women with optimal fit, comfort, and balance. The compact design provides superior fist closure for added protection. Built with premium synthetic leather that is ideal for heavy bag and mitt work. Available in 12 OZ size. $59.99
Bangle & Babe Keyrings- These large key rings will hold all of those pesky key sets that can get lost down in your purse or tote. There’s nothing more frustrating than trying to enter your car or the house in that hot sun, and not being able to locate the keys!
I try not to search for my keys in parking lots and parking garages. So, I am happy to say that this key ring helps me immediately locate my keys inside my purse. I just reach down and the key ring is the first thing I find in my purse. It’s sturdy enough I could attach both of my key sets right to the metal attachment. Of course it’s easy to wear right on your arm on your way out to the car, too! Available in many colors and 3 styles. $17.99 for original. Not designed for children or as a toy, or teething ring.
Popband Hair Ties in Ink– Popbands are delicious soft, stretchy ‘no dent’ hair ties that hold ponytails up tight, but still leave hair fresh and kink-free when you take it down! Plus they won’t rip or damage hair like regular hair bands. When you’re not using your Popband to hold up your hair, wear it on your wrist as a super-cute bracelet. Colors/styles availability may vary.
Popband Hairties – Milkshake – These fun colors are perfect for summer! Great choice for teens and tweens. Colors: baby blue / mint green / lilac / pale pink / pink
Popbands Hair Ties- Tie Dye- Includes 5 tie dye inspired colors in black, silver, and gray shades. Easily goes with dressing up or down! Hair ties are a summer essential for us!
Cococare Rose Hydrating Facial Mist is a combination of wild rose and aloe. This fragrant mist offers a fresh new way to moisturize and refresh your face throughout the day. Use prior to applying makeup or as a setting spray. This delicately scented facial mist will help rejuvenate your face all day long.
We love the under $10 price of this Rose Water Facial Mist, which makes a great gift or something to treat yourself to this summer! $7.99
MasqueBAR’s Watermelon Sheet Mask- All the Summer Fun like swimming and being outdoors can be hard on your skin!
This collection of masks offers many more mouth-watering masks to indulge the skin, including: Greek Yogurt Cream Mask, Tumeric Cream Mask, Soothing Mango Sleeping Mask, Black Pepper Cream Mask, Sea Salt Cream Mask, Chocolate Eclaire Cream Mask, Chocolate and Raspberry Cream Mask, Whipped Cream & Strawberry Cream Mask, Coffee Cream Mask, Egg Cream Mask, Kale Cream Mask and Seaweed Sheet Mask. Designed to cool and hydrate skin! $4.99
Summer Fun- Kids’ Products
Mobo Mity Trike- This trike has hand-controlled joystick style steering, so if your little one isn’t quite ready for a traditional trike, this is a fun option! It actually is designed for kids 3-7, so you can enjoy this trike for years to come. The Mobo Mity is available in Pink and Red. With the larger tires, we noticed it’s easily able to go over small bumps in the concrete on our sidewalk. The trike does make wider turns if adjusted to the larger settings. We currently have it adjusted to the smallest setting for a child on the younger end of the age range, and it works well for him. It can travel over grass but is slower, similar to a traditional trike or bicycle. See full description, safety info and more at link below.
Details: Low Center of Gravity // Dual Joystick Steering// Carve Swooping Turns// Adjustable Size// Extra Wide Tires
Joybees Footwear: Kids’ Adventure Sandal – For anyone needing a cushion-y, waterproof sandal that won’t fall apart, head over to Joybees and check out the Adventure Sandal. I was pleasantly surprised to see they also have footwear for adults too! And, they are priced around $20 which is a great price point compared to other brands.
I chose these blue sandals for a child who is very picky on footwear. They ran true to size and fit well, and are a pair he doesn’t immediately want to remove. They are also easy to put on, which is a plus for parents of preschool-aged and younger kids. Available in 4 colors. Get 10% off your first purchase when you sign up. $19.99
Jonas Paul Eyewear: The Albert Sunglasses – Finding sunglasses for ages 4-12 can be challenging. We have looked many times at department stores for glasses for my son, only to find the small child sizes are too narrow and then the adult glasses are way to big.
Jonas Paul Eyewear makes glasses specifically for these age ranges, so your school-aged kiddo or tween can have great fitting eyewear that also looks stylish! We chose the Albert since it’s a simple aviator pair, and found it to be true to size. The actual measurements are listed at link, so you can find the best fit. There are many styles to choose from. They arrived in a nice case and are great quality. We are happy with this product! $34 for pair pictured.
Custom Tees from Customized Girl- Whether you’re needing a tee (or set of t-shirts) for sports, camping, church groups or just yourself, Customized Girl makes ordering online quick and easy.
They have plenty of t-shirt styles to pick from, including adult tees. Even better, choosing the font and art is SO simple. You won’t be fretting for hours online trying to design your tees. I was able to pick the above design in under 10 minutes, and complete checkout simply without any issues. Be sure to check them out for your custom print needs. They also offer masks and other items as well. Shipping was $5 flat rate/free over $70. Prices will vary/start under $25.00
Hog Wild Reel Roaster: Reel in the perfect marshmallow or hot dog.Simply place a marshmallow or two – or even a hot dog – on the telescopic skewer. Then crank the handle like you’d turn a fishing reel. This rotates the skewer and ensures that the marshmallow or hot dog is roasted to perfection. See product warnings and more information at link below. Ages 8-15, use with adult supervision of course. From $19.99
Hog Wild Curve Ball Outdoor Game Set:
- An exciting new spin on the classic game – use the scoop launchers to throw and catch with amazing curves
- Master the skill of the spin – play, learn and improve skills using the special power rails
- Active play for all ages – fast-paced game is perfect for kids and adults to have fun and get exercise
- Outdoor Fun for the whole family – anyone ages 8 and up can play together and enjoy the action
- Portable for outdoor fun on the go – easy to pack and play wherever you go: park, beach, campground
The Ultimate Caddy Organizer from Arabella Baby- If you’re looking for something for a baby shower or decorating a nursery, check out Arabella Baby for super cute ideas!
This caddy with handles is great for a new baby boy or girl, and has handles for easy transport from nursery to living areas for quick access to necessities. $35
The Binxy Baby Shopping Cart Cover in Gray Quatrefoil is a must for new moms! You no longer have to carry around a separate stroller to avoid those dirty store carts! Just open this cover into place and let baby sit in the cushioned seat cover. Fully washable- which is needed for anything around little ones! And 3 point harness added for safety. $39.95
Must Haves for Summer- Medicines, First Aid and More
Hug-a-BooBoo Premium Bandages– These fun animal themed bandages are great for those little cuts and scrapes all kids get when playing outdoors in the summer. Our kids have loved choosing which animal friend they want! Choose from the bear, dog, hippopotamus, and frog. Includes 20 bandages single pack, but you can buy (3) together and save, or the larger 100 ct. pack for $8.99
Face Mask in Gray and Black from Pawsitive Vibes – This year, a lot of entertainment venues are requiring masks for patrons. This isn’t what any of us prefer, of course, but we can make the best of it by doing our part and trying to keep social distancing and wearing masks as needed. A cute, well fitting mask will help! I love this gray and black mask from Pawsitive Vibes.
Handmade, non-medical, and non-filtering, this is a simple and straightforward design. You can support this small business by ordering one of these cute masks today. $11.99
Boiron Arnicare Gel relieves muscle pain, stiffness, swelling from injuries, and bruises.* This homeopathic medicine is made from a mountain daisy. Odorless and non-greasy, the gel is cooling and quickly absorbed into the skin. Prices Vary
Boiron SinusCalm– Description: Temporarily relieves sinus symptoms due to the common cold or allergies such as nasal congestion, sinus pain, and headache.
We use these for comfort due to issues with chronic sinus problems, that make it hard to sleep. Prices Vary
SinusCalm Sinus Pellets- Description: Temporarily relieves sinus symptoms due to the common cold or allergies such as nasal congestion, sinus pain, and headache.
SinusCalm from Boiron also comes in under the tongue pellets! Prices Vary.
Boiron RhinAllergy Tablets- Description: Temporarily relieves one or more of these symptoms of hay fever or other upper respiratory allergies: itchy and watery eyes, sneezing, runny nose, and itchy throat and nose. Prices Vary
Boiron Quietude Homeopathic Sleep Aid- Description: Temporarily relieves occasional sleeplessness and/or restless sleep. We chose these due to my husband’s difficulty sleeping. Prices Vary.
Boiron Histaminum Hydrochloricum – Description: Main Indication: Allergies
Common Name: Histamine dihydrochloride. Dissolves under tongue. Prices Vary
Spry Xylitol Toothpaste Description: Keep your path to a beautiful smile extra smooth by brushing with Spry Anti-Cavity Spearmint Toothpaste. This unique formula uses naturally sourced fluoride for its cavity-fighting and remineralizing abilities, xylitol and cranberry extract to keep harmful bacteria from sticking to teeth and gums, and Aloe vera to soothe irritation. And we didn’t stop there! We also made sure to leave out questionable ingredients like triclosan, sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS), and parabens. Prices Vary
Xclear Nasal Spray – Uses Purified water, Xylitol, Saline, and Grapefruit Seed Extract for a different Nasal spray than you might be used to! Find out more and shop at link below! Prices Vary.
Catalyst is the only cat litter engineered from upcycled soft wood fiber to offer performance and peace of mind. It leads in Superior Odor Control, Unrivaled Cat Acceptance, Great Clumping, Low Dust and Light Weight
Indoor Summer Fun Ideas for Kids–
Guide Dots Starter Kit and Subscription- If your kids love art projects, and are needing something indoors to do during the summer, check out Guide Dots! This new way of learning to draw gives step by step instructions with the help of a lighted board, drawing paper, and instructional videos available on the website.
The starter kit contains everything you need aside from the videos, which you will access through the website (no searching on an internet browser needed!). We liked this feature. With the dotted paper, kids can learn to draw on their own. Guide Dots goes beyond tracing but also lends more assistance than just video instruction alone. Great for elementary ages, or anyone interested in learning to draw! Gift Subscription box is also available.
Thames & Kosmos Creatto Starlight Kitty Light Up Craft Kit- For older kids, some craft kits may be too simple or done too quickly– like within an hour! This crafting kit is more advanced, so kids and parents can work on it together and put together this light up Kitty for display or decor. Comes in pink and purple. See full description at link below! Ages 8+ $19.95
Thames & Kosmos Moonlight Elephant Safari Light Up Craft Kit – Create and display one of the multiple figures you can make with this (1) set. We liked the elephant, which is great for many different room decor styles. Keep in mind, the Creatto light up kits do require careful attention to instructions, which make them perfect hands-on activities to work on together this summer. Made of pliable but hard plastic. Bends easily for construction of your favorite figure. $9.95. See age ranges in description at link. Shop HERE
Playmobil My First Railway- We love Playmobil toys for their quality and detail. They last through the years if the pieces are all kept together! This cute railway set is meant for younger kids, the age range is 1 1/2 and up. Bright colors and realistic people and animal figures included. $64.91 (Varies) Shop on Amazon HERE
Flycatcher Smart Pixelator- Need an activity for indoors on those rainy summer days? Check out the Smart Pixelator, which uses plastic beads, pegs, and sequins a lot of us moms and dads are familiar with. Description:
- The smART Pixelator empowers kids to pixelated any design and build 2D and 3D projects using Bluetooth connectivity, easy-to-follow lights, and a variety of creativity tools
- Kids have a choice of creating 50 step-by-step designs
- The free proprietary app also lets them engineer their own projects, encouraging customization and experimentation
- Additional Smart pixels and projects are available to keep the fun ﬂowing
- The six projects on the front of the box can be completed with the 1, 300 Smart pixel beads included
- Stem & steam learning
- Please see cautions and age range info at link below.
Flycatcher smART Pixelator 8,000 Sequins Refill Set- If you have more than one child using the smART Pixelator, you may need to add a second pack of smART Pixel Sequins. This variety pack works with the product listed above. 16 colors. Please see cautions and age range info at link below.
Shopping Cart Covers for Baby – Baby High Chair Cover – Toy Loops, Pockets, Bottle Strap and Fun Sea Pattern – Germ Protection Seat Cover for Baby Boys and Girls:
Now more than ever, a shopping cart cover to keep baby away from chewing on that shopping cart handle is a great gift idea. This soft cover works in many traditional sized shopping carts, and even adapts to high chairs. Cute gender-neutral pattern.
Pocopet Small Dog Sling Travel Carrier – We love to travel with our dogs, but small dogs with health issues tire easily and then of course we end up carrying them. This can make picture-taking and just having use of our arms and hands difficult. With the sling carrier you can give your pet a break from walking without slowing you down. Available in blue (shown) and black. $32 (clip temporary coupon for $3 off!)
Summer Fun Entertaining and Foods:
The VIDBOX Video Conversion Suite -product includes two software download cards that include the Product Key license and download links for each software – one for Windows, one for Mac
Supports both Windows PC and Mac. What’s in the box: USB video capture device, USB Cable, RCA AV Cable, 2 Quick Start Guides, 2 Software Download Cards
Capture old VHS, Beta, 8 mm or camcorder tapes and convert them to DVD or other digital formats
Great for novice users: Step-by-step pictorial instructions guide you through the process. Capture old VHS, Beta, 8 mm or camcorder tapes and convert them to DVD or other digital formats
Mac system requirements: Compatible Video Players: VCR (VHS, Betamax, S-VHS), camcorder (8mm, DV, mini DV, HDV, AVCHD), TV, DVD player, game console and more. PC System Requirements: Other VCR or camcorder for video conversion, DVD Writer for DVD burning, Other player-specific cables as needed. $79.99
Bamboo Serving Tray Set from Bamboozled- This summer, entertain with these sturdy trays made of bamboo! I absolutely love these and how easy they are to clean. To be honest I haven’t had a bamboo set of dishware before this. It has a soft feel but isn’t too porous to clean. On the contrary, these are top-rack dishwasher safe and also very easy to clean in the sink. I actually hand wash them since I use them so often, and they are a snap to clean and dry for the next use.
I love the largest tray size for entertaining. We used it last night for fajitas, but also love these trays for buffet style breakfasts, veggie trays and more! $50 / Free shipping over $50.
Hudson Candle: Seagrass + Salt Water: Aquatic fruits & aromatic notes awaken the heart of sea greens & salty nuances ending with a base of oakmoss & sweet tonka. Inspired by the Maine Sea Coast. 9oz – 60hr burn time.
Made of all natural coconut blend wax, essential oils, and metal free wicks. Includes our exclusive letterpress packaging. $45
Wrap Buddies 2 Pack – Wrap gifts faster! Get done in no time with your major supplies managed. Wrap with ease – say good-bye to misplaced tape and lost paper rolls. Let the outside reflect the caring that went into the gift itself! Dress it up a little. You’ve got time now.
$38.00 for two
Happy Birthday Door Cover from Door Foto- Description: DoorFoto™ has all the best decorations for birthday parties. From this Happy Birthday Decor fabric door cover to customizable ones where you can upload your own images and text. Our fabric door covers take less than a minute to install and are made in Tampa, FL using the highest quality athletic fabrics. $59.99
USA Mug with Coloring Pen by KarmaKiss– Needing a gift for the traveler in the family? They will have fun coloring in- or designing- their mug as they travel to see the states. This mug is dishwasher and microwave safe, and includes the marker needed to decorate your mug. You can also choose the map of the globe, also available at link below! Makes a fun graduation gift, Father’s Day gift, and more! $25
Aunt Fannie’s Household Bundle- Includes all the best sellers. CLEANING VINEGARS, CLEANING VINEGAR WIPES. FLOOR CLEANER, ALL-PURPOSE PEST REMEDY! GLASS & WINDOW VINEGAR CLEANER, FLYPUNCH Fly Trap. $36.99
Zum Clean Wool Dryer Balls – Need an entertaining or hostess gift for vacations and Summer Fun?
Saturate this set of wonder balls with magical aromatic oils to elevate your laundry game and make your dryer an aromatic bouncy house for your getups. Toss these balls in your dryer to rewind wrinkles and prune down dry time. Set of 3. $13
Tru Earth Laundry Strips – If you’ve tried to take along laundry pods while traveling, you might be wondering in the back of your mind if you will find a leaky, messy, or broken pod when you arrive! No worries here, with these laundry strips there is NO liquid detergent to leak out! Just add this pack to your luggage to use with any machine, whether standard or HE! These can be used in hot and cold water. Tear part of a sheet for smaller loads, or use a full sheet if needed. More info at link below. Free shipping.
Zum Clean Aromatherapy Laundry Soap – Eucalyptus-Citrus 64 oz – Description: Powerful orange essential oil unites with saponified coconut oil, baking soda, and vegetable glycerin to do your duds the natural way. Pairs well with high-efficiency machines and any linen you can think of – from faux-leather jackets to sheets of Egyptian cotton. $14.25
Carbona Pro Care Oxy Powered Outdoor Cleaner- Featuring the oxy powered formula with a built-in brush + sponge applicator, Carbona® Pro Care Oxy Powered Outdoor Cleaner is ready to use without mixing, without additional brushes, and without bulky equipment!
Expertly engineered to spot clean a variety of outdoor surfaces, this specialty formula treats stains caused by mold, mildew, & algae while also cleaning dirt, grime, bird droppings and more, on your outdoor rugs, patio furniture & covers, seat cushions & pillows, umbrellas & sunshades, sail cloth & awnings.
Is it safe? Is it effective? Both! Carbona Pro Care Oxy Powered Outdoor Cleaner is proven safe and effective for most all outdoor surfaces and materials. It’s biodegradable, environmentally friendly, non-toxic and chlorine bleach-free. So it’s safe to use around plants, grass, and pets. $8.99
Eco Garden Pro Organic Weed Killer
Eco Garden Pro is designed with you and your family in mind! All of our ingredients are carefully selected to be SAFE FOR: PETS, CHILDREN, BEES, FISH, AND ANY LIVESTOCK!
Formulated to KILL WEEDS AND GRASS FAST. Our proprietary formula will deliver IMMEDIATE RESULTS WITHIN 24 HOURS! Perfect for all residential, commercial, industrial, and agricultural use – including: driveways, sidewalks, concrete, mulch beds, pavement, flowers beds, parking lots, and farm lands.
Eco Garden Pro is designed to work effectively without any toxic chemicals. The product is Environmentally SAFE, PHOSPHATE FREE, 100% SAFE FOR GROUND WATER.
EcoCube – Gerbera Daisy All-Inclusive Garden Kit:
Nothing brings on a smile quite like a Gerbera Daisy. Their bright and cheerful flowers bring happiness to whoever stops to admire them. No surprise, these plants love lots of sunlight and moisture so be sure to water daily for best results.
This EcoCube is an all-inclusive garden kit containing soil and seeds. The only thing it is missing is water and a loving home. $12.49
EcoCube All Inclusive Garden Kit- Lavender: Lavender loves full sun and moist soil so be sure to water daily. The plant can also be easily dried by hanging upside down in a cool dry dark room.
This EcoCube is an all-inclusive garden kit containing soil and seeds. The only thing missing is water and a loving home. $12.49
Garden Trio Kit (Mini Fruit & Vegetable) From Urban Leaf: This garden kit is perfect for indoors and small spaces such as apartments. See description below!
- No space? No worries. Growing your own fruits and vegetables in an apartment or small urban area was once difficult – these plants typically grow large and need lots of space, and for most city dwellers – that just not an option.
- Urban Leaf’s Mini Fruit & Vegetable Kit makes it all possible, however. We’ve searched specialty seed dealers from across the globe to find this exclusive selection of miniature and compact Fruit & Vegetable seeds, and bundled them all up in a window-sill-sized package.
- Kit contains a timber planter box (made from fast-growing renewable timber), coco coir pots, dehydrated soil discs (complete with worm castings and water-retaining crystals), bamboo plant markers (also fast-growing) and of course three packets of seeds – tomato, pepper and strawberry.
- We do hope you’ll love growing your own deliciously fresh Fruits & Vegetables packed with both flavor and nutrients. If you are for any reason at all not 100% satisfied with the results just contact us for a no-questions-asked refund or replacement.
- So what have you got to lose? Get yours today – while supplies last. $29
Liquid Plant Food from Urban Leaf- Plant for Hydroponic and Indoor Gardens:
LIQUID PLANT FOOD: This is a great all-round option for Seed Starting, Vegetative Growth and Flowering & Fruiting (NPK = 3-1-5)
NO-MESS CONTAINER: Built in measuring cup allows easy and accurate measurement of exact quantity needed. No extra measuring cups, no drips, no fuss.
SUITABLE FOR AEROGARDEN: This blend works well with Aero Garden, and the back of the bottle contains recommended amounts for all AeroGarden models.
GENERAL HYDROPONICS USE: Grow your own tomato, vegetables, strawberry, flower, herb and pepper
Plant Junkie 100% Plant Based Chipotle Lime Spread & Dressing- For your summer BBQ or cookout, you can now offer a delicious plant-based dressing along with those other essentials, so no-one is left out! This Chipotle Lime Spread & Dressing is good on burgers, and even salads! It’s also GF, for those needing a gluten free option. See nutrition information at link below! Prices vary.
Plant Junkie 100% Plant-Based Spread & Dressing – Switch out the Mayo for this plant based option! The taste and texture compares well to traditional dressings, and is great on burgers. A must for cookouts if you have anyone attending needing plant-based food options! See full nutrition information at link below. Prices vary.
RED VINES Made Simple Cherry Tray are fruit licorice candy in delicious Cherry flavor. Only 100 calories per serving in this fruity red licorice, made with real sugar. Non-GMO, made with natural cherry flavor & other natural flavors. Better for you snack you can feel good about adding to your pantry. $2.39 each
Reeds’ ZERO All-Natural Real Ginger Ale-
Planning lots of Summer Fun like cookouts and lake trips? Don’t forget to bring the sodas!
Reed’s has just launched an all-natural, zero sugar, zero-calorie drink.
Description: We’ve discovered the perfect combination of fresh ginger, all-natural flavors and a proprietary, all-natural sweetener. Try this refreshing, guilt-free way to get the benefits of REAL ginger without sacrificing taste. Prices Vary.
Find at Walmart, Target, Green Acres Market, and More. Store Locator HERE
Made Good Foods- Chocolate Variety Pack 33 Ct- Keep snack time exciting with a variety of MadeGood® products. From bars to granola, your pantry will be ready for good eating. This pack comes with all that is yummy and chocolate. Because chocolate is a favorite flavor, we source the best. All our ingredients are vegan, organic, gluten-free and free from most common allergens. Taste the goodness in our classic Chocolate Chip Minis, indulge in our snack size Chocolate Chip Banana Soft Baked Mini Cookies and even start your day with the delicious taste of cocoa in our Crispy Light Granola. Find In Stores
Good to Go Snacks Variety Pack Snack Bars (9 ct) – Vacations and day trips can make it difficult to stay on track, if you’re eating low carb normally! No need to undo all your hard work with those high-calorie fast foods and dining out. Just grab one of these soft baked bars and stay full without the guilt. Variety pack includes Cinnamon Pecan, Raspberry Lemon, and Vanilla Almond! Yum! Description:
High in fiber with only 2g of sugar, these vegan, gluten free, grain free soft baked bars made with simple ingredients are the convenient, guilt free snack you’ve been searching for.
Virgil’s Zero Sugar Sodas – We love these Zero Sugar sodas from Virgil’s! If you’re wanting a delicious root beer float in the summer but can’t afford the sugar overload of traditional sodas, be sure to check these out. Virgil’s also offers regular cola, lemon lime, vanilla cream, orange, and black cherry flavors! Prices vary.
Parma! Vegan Parmesan – Garlicky Green Flavor: There are so many ways to use parmasean for flavoring, but if you’re on a plant based diet or cannot have dairy, you might be missing out! Parma! Is completely plant based, vegan, GF, Paleo, Soy Free, GMO Free, Kosher, and considered a super food. This one fits in so many eating plans, we are excited to include it on our must have list for summer!
Nutritional Yeast, Organic Sunflower Seeds, Walnuts, Organic Pumpkin Seeds, Organic Dried Garlic, Himalayan Crystal Salt, Organic Hemp Seeds, Organic Sesame Seeds, Organic Kelp Powder, Organic Dried Basil, Organic Dried Oregano. $10.95
Parma! Original Flavor Vegan Parmesan- This Plant-based Parmesan alternative has an umami flavor and can go on your favorite dinners or snacks! A great idea for anyone you know who loves to cook but can not use traditional Parmesan.
Ingredients: Nutritional Yeast, Organic SunflowerSeeds, Walnuts, Himalayan Crystal Salt, Organic Hemp seeds. $8.50-$10.95
Sunshine Good Energy Drink Sparkling Waters– These are so good! If you have someone in the household who is picky about sparkling water, these are a must try. The Blueberry Lemonade is super refreshing and has a great taste, unlike many of the most popular sparkling waters on the canned beverage aisle at the store. We love the fact that they are made with natural caffeine from coffee beans. Shop them on Amazon, and be sure to try all the flavor options. Such a great alternative to regular soda! Prices Vary, variety pack pictured is $54.99 for 24 cans
Inbru Coffee Flavors- Southern Pecan: This flavoring goes right in your coffee grounds, to flavor the entire pot of coffee! No more throwing out expensive refrigerated flavoring. Inbru does not need to be refrigerated. Just store next to your fresh coffee beans or canisters. Flavors 80 cups of coffee! Inbru is a calorie-free, fat-free, sugar-free, carb-free product. Inbru is also gluten-free, kosher certified and completely non-allergenic. It contains no peanuts, no nuts, no soy, no wheat. $7.75
In Bru Coffee Flavors- Creme Caramel: I love my caramel coffee, and will even make my own iced coffees at home during hot weather. With the Inbru Coffee Flavors you can add flavoring directly to your coffee grinds, eliminating the need to add it to your beverage unless you want to. Just one canister (pictured above) flavors approximately 80 cups of coffee. That’s about the same price as just one large espresso beverage from your local coffee shop! Great gift idea for those who like to explore new coffee flavors at home. $7.75
The Local Tree Experts:
With Summer here, everyone is out working in their yards more. If you are needing some of your trees trimmed you can book a local tree service with The Local Tree Experts.
LAIKI Gluten Free Rice Crackers | Gluten Free Snack, Vegan, Non-GMO Verified, FODMAP Friendly | Black Rice, 3.5 Ounce Bag (Pack of 8): This crunchy and salty snack is made of black rice. If you need to stay gluten free but add crunch to salads and more, check LAIKI crackers out.
They are also top 8 allergy free, Kosher, and non-GMO! Prices Vary.
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American Flatbread Pizzas- If you love unusual pizza flavors, you might like these frozen/prepared pizzas from American Flatbread. Unique flavor options include Twisted 6 Cheese, Uncured Pepperoni and Bacon, and Sliced Tomato and Five Cheese. See more at link below.
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