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With school starting soon for most children, college students and teachers, it's easy to get wrapped up in the frenzy to cross of the check lists: school clothes, lunch boxes, backpacks, school supplies... And that's exactly why we wanted to corral our most recent finds to bring you a giveaway to help you stay in the present moment, and make these moments of chaos a bit less stressful. Change to routine, which seems to go hand-in-hand with the change of seasons, may be challenging, but hopefully these little products will help. Enter to win below.
Organic Aromas - Nebulizing Diffuser + essential oil blends - $205 - We have had this in the office for over a week now and it has really made being in there more enjoyable. It’s perfect for aromatherapy and you can place it anyway - in the spa, office, bathroom, kitchen, classroom or meeting area. The oil blends are soothing and not at all overwhelming. Use code ‘yogabycandace’ for $10 off your order.
Senseez - Calming Pillow - $39.99 - These colorful, lightweight, fun-shaped portable vibrating cushions are excellent for people with autism. They offer a gentle sensation when they are squeezed or sat on, relaxing, calming and soothing the body. Kids that have trouble sitting for meals, stories, car rides, shopping trips, school work, movies, or anything else will be comforted by the vibrations of Senseez. Use code ‘AUTISM’ for a 20% discount.
Paleovalley - 100% Grass Fed Beef Sticks - The hardest part of the day is what to eat in between meals. When I am rushed and unprepared, I make bad decisions and throw off my dietary needs. Having clean, healthy, packaged snacks on hand makes a world of difference. These 100% grass fed beef sticks are perfect to toss in bag for a snack on the go The beef is raised in the U.S.A by family farmers focused on using rotational grazing practices and creating lush, green pastures free of chemicals and pesticides. Use code ‘mindful’ for 30% off.
Meaning to Pause - Pause Bracelet - $34.99 - The meaning to pause® bracelet is such a great idea. As we rush through our hectic days, we rarely find time to breathe and relax. This bracelet’s subtle vibration lets you know when it’s time to take a minute and enjoy life. The gentle vibration is a private, but deliberate reminder that helps wearers redirect their thoughts on what is important to them. Thoughtful and meaningful actions can be anything; prayer, meditation, mindfulness of the present, or just taking a moment to feel gratitude. Use code ‘YBC20’ for a 20% discount.
ZENLIFE BY. GOSAPROJECT - Non-slip Yoga mat - $68 - These yoga mats are specially designed for sweaty practice! You can go through any practice without the annoyance of stopping to wipe down or adjust due to sweat. The luxe, absorbent microfiber top layer is bonded to a natural tree rubber base that gives you the perfect. Use code ‘namaste’ for a discount.
OM MATTERS - Om Revolution Tank - $35 - This light fitting tank is well made and supports a great cause. Made from Eco MicroModal, 100% natural and synthetic-free fabric that is 100% biodegradable and sustainable from beech tree. 10% of the proceeds from this tee will be donated directly to ACLU.org, a not-for-profit organization that works tirelessly to protect human rights and equality for everyone in our country. Use code ‘OM REV’ for 15% off.
Asutra - Yoga mat cleaner - $10.95 - I love this company so much. This mat cleaner is all natural, made with essential oils that smell incredible of lavender. The best part of this cleaner is that is comes with a microfiber towel, so you’re really getting two products in one. The microfiber towel is soft yet functional and works on all mats...and I may or may not clean my counters with it at all. :)
Mala Kamala - Mala Kamala is a woman-owned company I love out of Australia. We’ve worked together so many times because her malas are honestly the highest quality. Everything is handmade and each bead selected has a purpose. The lucky winner will receive The Parinama Mala. The Parinama mala assists during meditation and enhances intuition. It also helps to release and let go when the tide turns and go forward in a new direction rather than try to swim against it. Use code 'YBC15' for 15% off your next purchase.
Clever Yoga - Yoga Wheel - $39.99. Clever Yoga is a woman-owned company I’ve worked with for years. When she agreed to partner up, I knew immediately I’d want to feature her Yoga Wheel. Yoga Wheels are so great for taking your yoga practice to the next level. Draping your back over it is one of my favorite ways to wake up in the morning, as it gently releases tension through the front body. This is definitely a prop you’ll want to add to your collection.
- Simply Straws - Glass Straw/Sleeve Set - $20 - I am a huge fan of glass straws because they’re reusable, eco-friendly, and they also protect your teeth from stains if you drink caffeinated drinks. These, from Simply Straws, are wonderful - I use them daily! Use code ‘mindful’ for 20% off.
One lucky winner will win all of these items! To enter to win, simply leave a comment below letting us know what you're most looking forward to this fall and/or how you stay mindful during chaotic periods in your life. Once you've left the comment, go to the Rafflecopter widget below and let us know you've entered. If you have an email address you use for promotional material, feel free to use that email, because by entering to win you agree to share your email address with the sponsors of today's post. This giveaway, due to international laws, is open to those in the US. We'll pick a winner next Tuesday - good luck!