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Indestructibles Books Giveaway

Birthday Month Bash Giveaway #4

My children are rough on books. Very rough. Exhibit A would be a book that has been well “loved” for the last two years or so…

Board books are clearly no match for my trio. In fact, look at this book that they got just this past Christmas…

I foolishly assumed that by 2.5, my children would be gentle enough to at least not destroy books made out of cardboard! Apparently I assumed incorrectly. Darn! I can remember one book they received around the time they turned 1 and it said on the back that it was guaranteed to hold up to babies and toddlers and if it didn’t the company would replace it. I was surprised when only a few weeks later the boys managed to rip a page and several flaps! I was even more surprised though when I called said company looking for a replacement and they told me they no longer had that book, but would replace it with a different one if I would just pay to ship my torn book to them. Uhhhh… no thanks.

This spring I heard about a nifty company that is not only based in Kansas City but was also started by another triplet mom! The product? Indestructibles. They make picture books for babies and toddlers that are just that – indestructible! Sweet! We’ve now had three of their books kicking around the house (literally) for a few months and you know what? Not one page is torn! Sure, the pages in some are bent, but they can be bent back easily enough…

Impressive, huh? While my boys are over the whole let’s-put-everything-in-our-mouths stage, according to the Indestructibles website, their books are waterproof and you can even wash them! I’m hooked! Oh, and it should be mentioned that while I was taking these pictures, Jackson wandered in and stood on a book. Such a helper!

I cannot wait to keep one or two of these handy in the diaper bag for baby #4! If you have a child (or two or three!) who are rough on books, Indestructibles has been generous enough to offer to give one lucky winner a set of 3 titles (there are 9 to choose from).

How to Win:

Remember to leave separate comments for each entry you complete! Contest is open to US Residents. Winner will be randomly selected and announced on August 25th.

  • August 17, 2010 - 10:46 am

    Monica - My girlies destroy books in about 2 days after seeing them for the first time! How awesome that I wouldn’t have to “hide” them, so they don’t get ruined.ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 10:48 am

    Monica - I like the Mary had a Little Lamb book for my Meri. I also like the Humpty Dumpty book for Madi. (She has been called that before because of her tendancy to topple backwards on her head – on purpose! Silly kid!)ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 11:00 am

    Yona Williams - I’d like to win these for my nephew – he loves books!ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 11:01 am

    Yona Williams - Facebook fan of Indestructibles (Priceless Writers)ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 11:02 am

    Yona Williams - I like the following books: Jungle Rumble, Creep!Crawl! and Flutter!Fly!ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 11:03 am

    Yona Williams - Following 3TimestheGiggle on Facebook (Priceless Writers).ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 11:05 am

    camryn - I’m a fan of you and Indestructibles on Facebook =) I TOO would love to get some books that won’t be destroyed at our home!! We have BGG triplets and the titles I would choose, besides all of them, would be Jungle Rumble, Plip Plop Pond, and Creep Crawl, but I gotta say I do like all of them…ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 11:10 am

    camryn - Love your blog and love books, I would REALLY love Indestructible books =) Definitely a fan of you and them on Facebook. I have BGG triplets and I’d choose all the titles, yepp you heard it, I’d go ahead and buy all of them, therefore I’d have some for my kids and great gift ideas for other families =)ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 1:05 pm

    Stephanie - Oh my, I wish I had known about these before!! I need to win them for the two tornadoes, soon to be 3!! We thought the same thing, that books would be okay but so many have been destroyed!!ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 1:08 pm

    Stephanie - Humpty Dumpty, Hey Diddle, Diddle and Hickory Dickory Dock would go over so well in our house!!ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 1:08 pm

    Stephanie - fan of indestructible books on facebookReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 1:09 pm

    Stephanie - fan of 3 times the giggles on facebook πŸ™‚ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 1:10 pm

    Gretchen - I would love to win these for my (almost 3yo) triplets. They look so cool.ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 1:11 pm

    Gretchen - I’d like to see the nursery rhyme books, the hey diddle diddle and humpty dumpty and those type.ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 1:15 pm

    Gretchen - I am totally now a facebook fan of indestructibles!ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 1:16 pm

    Gretchen - I’ve been a fan of 3 Times the Giggles on Facebook.ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 3:47 pm

    Hannah - ooohhh! What a great idea! I have two yr olds that destroy books and it makes this book loving mommy so sad! I think I would most like the Jungle Rumble or Wiggle March!ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 4:08 pm

    KDliberty - all the books with animals in them. I would love to put them in the mother’s room at church for parents to have while they are in their (I am the church’s librarian)ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 4:09 pm

    KDliberty - I am now a fan on facebook…ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 4:10 pm

    KDliberty - I have been your fan on facebook for awhile…ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 4:13 pm

    Gretchen Miller - I’m a fan!ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 4:13 pm

    Gretchen Miller - I’m a fan of Indestructibles on facebook.ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 4:14 pm

    Gretchen Miller - I would love to win these books for my parents house. When we’re all together there are four grandkids under 3 and having some books that will withstand anything would be great!ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 4:15 pm

    Gretchen Miller - I would love to win creep crawl… bugs are a favorite thing in my house.ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 7:24 pm

    Tori - I want these for my daughterReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 7:26 pm

    Tori - I would love to see wiggle march and creep crawl and jungle rumbleReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 8:07 pm

    Dana - I am a fan of 3 Times the Giggles on Facebook πŸ™‚ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 8:09 pm

    Dana - I would love the books for Maya—she could stand on them, Parker could chew them—no problem!ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 8:10 pm

    Dana - . . . and I would chose Flutter! Fly!, Creep! Crawl!, and Wiggle! March!ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 8:30 pm

    Katrina - These would be perfect to use with my almost 2 year old daughter.ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 8:48 pm

    Krista - I would like to win these books for my new nephew Lucas πŸ˜‰ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 8:50 pm

    Krista - I would like to see Creep! Crawl! because I think that lady bug is super cute.ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 9:02 pm

    Krista - I’m a fan of Indestructibles on Facebook.ReplyCancel

  • August 17, 2010 - 9:02 pm

    Krista - I’m a fan of Helen, er, I mean Three Times the Giggles!! πŸ˜‰ReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 12:29 am

    camryn - Definitley a fan. I’m thinking Creep Crawl and Jungle RumbleReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 12:30 am

    camryn - Would love to get some books for my busy triplets!! We’re big fans on Facebook and blog world. I like all titles especially Wiggle March and Flutter Fly!ReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 7:48 am

    Kelly - I would like to win these for my triplet boys.ReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 7:49 am

    Kelly - I became a fan on facebook.ReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 7:50 am

    Kelly - I became a fan of 3 Times the Giggles on facebook.ReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 7:51 am

    Kelly - I’d like to see the classics: Humpty Dumpty, Mary had a Little Lamb, and Hickory Dickory Dock.ReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 10:37 am

    Heidi B - I would like these books for my twin boys.ReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 10:37 am

    Heidi B - I am a fan of three times the giggles on facebook.ReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 10:39 am

    Heidi B - I became a fan of Indestructibles on facebook.ReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 10:46 am

    Marysa N. - Jungle Rumble looks really cute! It would be nice to have a book that can withstand both my girls!ReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 3:04 pm

    Jessica Griffiths - I like Hickory Dickory Dock. Flutter! Fly! looks like it has very pretty illustrations.ReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 3:08 pm

    Jessica Griffiths - I am a facebook fan, tooReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 3:09 pm

    MandyE - Our girls are so rough on books! It’s almost like fingernails on a chalkboard for me to see them bend a page the wrong way, but I want them to have books available to play with, so I just grit my teeth and try to correct them without fussing too much. These look like great books!ReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 3:10 pm

    MandyE - I would like to add Old McDonald, Hey Diddle Diddle, and Hickory, Dickory, Dock to our collection. Thanks for the opportunity! πŸ™‚ReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 11:25 pm

    Jocelyn - I’d like to win them for my daughters. They love books.ReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 11:26 pm

    Jocelyn - I’d like the Creep! Crawl! book. My girls love bugs!ReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 11:26 pm

    Jocelyn - Fan of indestructibles on FB.ReplyCancel

  • August 18, 2010 - 11:27 pm

    Jocelyn - Fan of your blog on FB.ReplyCancel

  • August 19, 2010 - 2:53 pm

    camryn - We’re fans and we’d love Humpty Dumpty or Hickory Dickery Dock =)ReplyCancel

  • August 19, 2010 - 5:48 pm

    Jill - These would be for my surviving triplets….all boys! They too are rough on books.ReplyCancel

  • August 19, 2010 - 5:48 pm

    Jill - I am a fan of yours on FBReplyCancel

  • August 19, 2010 - 5:49 pm

    Jill - “creep crawl”, “plip plop pond”, “jungle rumble” would be my choicesReplyCancel

  • August 20, 2010 - 11:27 am

    Amanda - My youngest LOVES books…but he destroys all the ones he loves. I’d give them to him!ReplyCancel

  • August 20, 2010 - 11:28 am

    Amanda - Jungle Rumble and Mama and Baby would be my choices!ReplyCancel

  • August 20, 2010 - 11:28 am

    Amanda - I am already a fan of yours on facebookReplyCancel

  • August 20, 2010 - 11:29 am

    Amanda - I am now a fan of Indestructibles on facebookReplyCancel

  • August 23, 2010 - 11:58 am

    Kacia - I just became a fan of indestructables on FB!ReplyCancel

  • August 23, 2010 - 4:30 pm

    Sarah Hull - I would love to win these books for my son! He loves to “read” books!ReplyCancel

  • August 23, 2010 - 4:31 pm

    Sarah Hull - I would love to have Plip-Plop, Pond!, Creep! Crawl! and Jungle, Rumble! as part of our little library!ReplyCancel

  • August 23, 2010 - 4:32 pm

    Sarah Hull - I am a fan of Indestructibles on Facebook. (Sarah Hull)ReplyCancel

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