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Diono Radian RXT *Giveaway* for USA & Canada – The Blogiversary Celebration Continues!

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Diono Radian RXT - 2016It’s our 8th “Blogiversary” but this celebration isn’t about us – it’s about you! We thankful to have so many awesome readers and followers who all care deeply about keeping kids safe. We want to reward you for supporting us throughout these past 8 years and the best reward we could think of was another incredible giveaway promotion!

This week the celebration continues with TWO Radian RXT Convertible giveaways – courtesy of our generous sponsor, DionoOne for USA and one for Canada! Winner will have their choice of fashions that are in stock at Diono. We hope that makes everyone happy! 🙂

Diono Radian RXT Specs & Features:

  • Rear-facing 5-45 lbs.
  • Forward-facing 22-80 lbs.
  • Booster 50+ lbs.
  • Full steel frame and aluminum reinforced sides
  • Energy absorbing EPS foam and side impact protection
  • Fits 3-across in many vehicles
  • 5 sets of harness slots and 3 buckle positions
  • Rear-facing tether capability
  • Low-sitting profile makes it easy for your child to board
  • 10 year lifespan

We have a full review of the Diono Radian RXT HERE!

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How to Enter Radian RXT Giveaway – USA

  • Leave us a comment below (required to be eligible to win), then click on Rafflecopter to qualify yourself.
  • For extra entries, be sure follow the Rafflecopter instructions to visit our Facebook page, visit the Diono Facebook page and tweet about the giveaway.

Now for the fine print – winner must have a USA shipping address to claim the prize. Only one prize will be awarded. Only one entry per household/family, please. If you leave more than one comment, only the first one will count. We reserve the right to deem any entry as ineligible for any reason, though this would normally only be done in the case of a violation of the spirit of the rules above. We also reserve the right to edit/update the rules for any reason. The contest will close on August 7, 2016, and one random winner will be chosen shortly thereafter. If a winner is deemed ineligible based on shipping restrictions or other issues or does not respond to accept the prize within 7 days, a new winner will be selected. Good luck!

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How to Enter Diono Radian RXT Giveaway – CANADA

  • Leave us a comment below (required to be eligible to win), then click on Rafflecopter to qualify yourself.
  • For extra entries, be sure follow the Rafflecopter instructions to visit our Facebook page, visit the Diono Facebook page and tweet about the giveaway.

Now for the fine print – winner must have a Canadian shipping address to claim the prize. Only one prize will be awarded. Only one entry per household/family, please. If you leave more than one comment, only the first one will count. We reserve the right to deem any entry as ineligible for any reason, though this would normally only be done in the case of a violation of the spirit of the rules above. We also reserve the right to edit/update the rules for any reason. The contest will close on August 7, 2016, and one random winner will be chosen shortly thereafter. If a winner is deemed ineligible based on shipping restrictions or other issues or does not respond to accept the prize

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Graco 4Ever All-in-One *Giveaway* – The Blogiversary Celebration Begins!

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8th-birthday-cakeThis summer marks 8 full years of CarseatBlog.com! We can hardly believe it. In some ways it seems like not so long ago that we began writing about carseats, child passenger safety and vehicle safety. And in other ways it feels like we’ve been doing this 4Ever… Lol! Along the way we’ve shared a lot of laughs, made some amazing friends, written about 1,400 blog posts and oh, yeah – reviewed over 100 carseats and boosters!

Whether you’re new to CarseatBlog.com or have been with us since the start in 2008 – we’d like to share our celebration (and our cake!) with you. You are the reason we’re still here 8 years later, still blogging away, always looking for ways to improve our content and better serve our readers.

The field of Child Passenger Safety is really heating up and we can’t wait to see all the awesome advances in safety, technology and innovation that the next 8 years is going to bring. We hope you stick around and enjoy the ride with us!

During the next 8 weeks we’re going to be celebrating by giving away some really great carseats so stay tuned! Each week will feature a new giveaway promotion and your odds of winning something are pretty darn good. Consider it a personal “thank you” from Darren, Heather, Kecia, Jennie, Alicia, Andrea, Katie and all of our guest bloggers at CarseatBlog!

To kickstart our 2016 Blogiversary Celebration, we’ve partnered with our very generous sponsor, GRACO, to offer a new Graco 4Ever All-in-One Convertible Carseat! Fashion choice will be limited to what is currently in stock at Graco.

We have a complete review here:  Graco 4Ever Review: Is a 4-In-1 Carseat Your New BFF?

Graco 4Ever All-in-One Specs

  • graco4ever studioRear-facing 4-40 lbs
  • Forward facing 22-65 lbs with harness; 27″-52″ tall
  • Highback booster 30-100 lbs; 38″-52″ tall
  • Backless booster 40-120 lbs; 40″-57″ tall

Graco 4Ever Features

  • 4-in-1 seat grows with your child, so you can enjoy 10 years of use
  • 6-position recline adjust to fit and keep your growing child comfortable; it’s comfy for them and convenient for you
  • Simply Safe Adjust™ Harness System is safe & simple.
  • One-hand, 10-position head rest to give your growing child a proper fit
  • InRight™ LATCH system for an easy, one-second LATCH attachment
  • Side-impact tested* (*In addition to meeting or exceeding all applicable US safety standards, the Graco 4Ever car seat has been side impact tested for occupant retention solely with the built-in 5-point harness .)
  • Engineered & crash tested to meet or exceed US standard FMVSS 213
  • Washable seat cover is easy to remove without removing the harness
  • Steel-reinforced frame provides strength and durability
  • Integrated harness storage compartment holds unused harness straps while in the belt positioning booster mode
  • Features an easy-to-read level indicator for hassle-free installation
  • Plush inserts keep your child comfortable
  • EPS, energy absorbing foam for effective impact energy management
  • 2 integrated cupholders keeps your child’s drinks close at hand

Graco 4ever - all modes stock

How to Enter Graco 4Ever Giveaway:

  • Leave us a comment below (required to be eligible to win), then click on Rafflecopter to qualify yourself. 
  • For extra entries, be sure follow the Rafflecopter instructions to visit our Facebook page, visit the Graco Facebook page and tweet about the giveaway.

Now for the fine print –  winner must have a USA shipping address to claim the prizes. Only one prize will be awarded to one winner. Only one entry per household/family, please. If you leave more than one comment, only the first one will count. We reserve the right to deem any entry as ineligible for any reason, though this would normally only be done in the case of a violation of the spirit of the rules above. We also reserve the right to edit/update the rules for any reason. The contest will close on Sunday, July 31, 2016 at 10 PM Eastern time and one random winner will be chosen shortly thereafter. If a winner is deemed ineligible based on shipping restrictions or other issues or does not respond to accept the prize within 7 days, a new winner will be selected.

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Please note: If this is your first comment at CarseatBlog, or if you are using a different computer/device or a new email address, your comment may not appear immediately. It will not be lost; it just goes into a moderated queue where it has to be manually approved by one of us. This may take a few hours depending on our availability. Thank you for understanding, as this is the only way we have to manage spam comments.

Good luck!

Mother’s Day Flash Giveaway: Graco 4Ever All-in-1 Carseat + Harvey’s Seatbelt Bag!

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Mothers Day Giveaway graphic - 4ever and HarveysHere at CarseatBlog we know our demographic and they’re mostly moms, moms-to-be, grandmothers, child care providers and the occasional Mr. Mom. We’re cool with that because we’re Moms (and Mr. Moms) too! We know where you’ve been and where you’re going. We also know that almost everyone can use a Graco 4Ever All-in-1 Carseat for your precious cargo and an awesome new seatbelt purse from Harveys for mom!

Therefore, in celebration of Mother’s Day, we’ve partnered with our generous sponsor, Graco Children’s Products and our friends at HARVEYS to give away a Graco 4Ever All-in-1 Carseat in choice of fashion (subject to availability) PLUS a Harveys medium tote seatbelt bag to one very lucky winner! One lucky random winner will be selected on Mother’s Day!

This promotion is closed. Thank you for participating ~ winners will be announced soon!

Graco 4Ever All-in-1 Specs:

  • Rear-facing 4-40 lbs.
  • Forward facing 22-65 lbs. with harness; 27″-52″ tall
  • Highback booster 30-100 lbs; 38″-52″ tall
  • Backless booster 40-120 lbs; 40″-57″ tall
  • 10 year lifespan before expiration!
  • Colors: Subject to fashions in stock at Graco at time of delivery
  • $299.99 MSRP value

Graco 4ever - all modes stock

Harveys Seatbelt Bag – Medium Tote

  • Hand woven and accented in seatbelt. Fully lined with extra slip pockets for storage. Features top carry handles and zip top.
  • 9.5″ (L) X 7.5″ (H) X 4″ (W) with 11″ handle drop
  • Colors: red, black, pebble, indigo, treetop (color choice subject to availability)
  • $104 retail value

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It’s a 3-DAY FLASH GIVEAWAY that ends at 10 pm Eastern time on Mother’s Day so don’t delay! Enter now by following these two simple steps:

How to Enter:

Leave us a comment below and say something nice about yourself! Then click on Rafflecopter to qualify yourself. Yup, that’s it. Your comment doesn’t have to be mom-related (although it can be if you want it to). Just say something nice about yourself. Hopefully that won’t be too hard or require too much thought. Lol!

Now for the fine print –  winner must have a USA shipping address to claim the prizes. Only one prize (carseat and purse) will be awarded to the same winner. Only one entry per household/family, please. If you leave more than one comment, only the first one will count. We reserve the right to deem any entry as ineligible for any reason, though this would normally only be done in the case of a violation of the spirit of the rules above. We also reserve the right to edit/update the rules for any reason. The contest will close on Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 10 PM Eastern time and one random winner will be chosen shortly thereafter. If a winner is deemed ineligible based on shipping restrictions or other issues or does not respond to accept the prize within 7 days, a new winner will be selected.

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Please note: If this is your first comment at CarseatBlog, or if you are using a different computer/device or a new email address, your comment may not appear immediately. It will not be lost; it may just take a few hours for it to be approved. Thank you for your understanding and patience as this is the only way we have to reduce comment spam.

Happy Mother’s Day & Good Luck!

Graco Tranzitions Combination Seat Review

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Tranzitions ProofMy son, like most four year olds, had a few specific items he wished for Christmas this past year.  But unlike most four-year olds, he was pleased with his gift of a new 3-in-1 combination carseat, the Graco Tranzitions!

Carseats are not a regular gift given in our home, but it seemed appropriate this year for a few reasons. For one, his convertible car seat was going to be passed down to his little sister. Secondly, he needed a very narrow seat when a new baby brother boots him to the 3rd row between his two older booster-using brothers. And so, on Christmas morning, my four year was correct when he guessed that the oddly wrapped, chair-shaped package with his name on it was, in fact, a new car seat! Luckily, upon opening this unconventional and totally practical gift, the sleek all-black design, TWO cupholders and extra padding did not disappoint him!

Tranzitions Weight & Height Limits:

  • Forward-facing with 5-pt harness: 22-65 lbs.
  • Highback Booster: 30-100 lbs.
  • Backless Booster: 40-100 lbs.

Features:

  • No-rethread harness with 8 height positions
  • Dual cup holders (outer plastic portion can be dismantled if space is more important than a functioning cupholder)
  • Machine washable cover
  • Optional body cushion and harness covers
  • Open loop shoulder belt guide for high-back booster mode
  • Lifespan is 7 years from date of manufacture

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