Thursday, April 28, 2011

Up for Bid: Beautiful hand made earring and necklace set

Laura, from Laurel Creek Designs, has made a BEAUTIFUL earring and necklace set which she if offering up for auction. All proceeds go to Anton!

Laura made some beautiful pieces for Jonah's EB Auction, and this one is no exception. She made this set, which she fittingly named "Hope for Anton" specifically for this purpose, weaving the pieces together, combining the stories of both Anton and his forever family. 

Her beautiful story of the inspiration behind this set is HERE. Please read it. It makes the jewelry so much more meaningful. 

Materials used in Hope for Anton: Aquamarine, Quartz, Moonstone, Opal, Pearls, Czech Crystal, and Sterling Silver

Necklace length:  two 22 inch strands
Earring(s) length:  2 inches, link and cluster portion is just under 1 ½-inch

Necklace hangs longer than shown.
This set is valued at $125.

Bidding starts now and will end on Saturday night, April 30th, at exactly 9:00 pm. I have been having issues being able to shut off comments, so please know that anything time stamped after 8:59 pm will not count as a valid bid.

Bidding will start at $40.

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Serwa Chic!

Serwa Chic (owned by my friend Jen) who just gave away the nursing cover for auction is generously donating again!

From today (Wednesday) through Friday, Serwa Chic will donate 30% of all sales to Anton's Adoption Fund!!!

Jen hand sews and sells lots of adorabley great stuff, like...

All-In-Ones (what Jonah wears):

Snappy All-In-Ones (we have one of these. I wish I had ordered 20):

Fitted Diapers:

Diaper Covers:

Nursing Covers:

and Long Sleeved Bibs (Jonah has two. They are AWESOME!):

Here's Jonah's most recent cute stash!


You can see more of Jen's stuff at her online shop or visit her Facebook page. Remember, three days only, so make sure you take advantage. 30% to Anton's fund... it doesn't get much better.

Thank you, Jen!

Happy Shopping!!!

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Snap In Time Photography Package (ROCHESTER, NY)

Denise, you are the winner of the photography package! I'll send you an email with instructions shortly. Thanks everybody!

Melissa from Snap In Time Photography is offering up for bid an awesome photography package in the Rochester, NY area.

The package will include:
- 1 hour of on location photography for 1-4 people ($10 for each additional person) 
- 20-40 edited images
- up to 3 outfit changes

*** The session must take place within 20 miles of Melissa's zip code (14606 - Rochester, NY area), but she is willing to travel further for additional payment.***

To see more of Melissa's work, click HERE.Bidding will run from today through Friday night, April 15th. Comments/Bids will be cut off at exactly 9:00 pm EST on Friday. Anything time stamped later than 8:59pm EST will not be counted.

Session may be used any time before December 30th, 2011.

This session is valued at $100.

Bidding will start at $30. (within 20 miles of 14606 zip code please)

Thursday, April 7, 2011

UP FOR BID - Serwa Chic Nursing Cover

Mandy is the winner of the nursing cover! Mandy, I'll be emailing you shortly! Thanks everyone for bidding.

One of my best friends, Jen, (who up and left me to move to Texas and I'm still trying to get over it and I don't want to talk about it) owns her own business, Serwa Chic. She makes and sells awesome cloth diapers, long sleeved bibs, and nursing covers.

Today, she's offering up for auction this adorable nursing cover, with all proceeds going to Anton's fund.

From Serwa Chic: The Modern Tree Nursing Cover features a trendy tree print on a cream background with a coordinating ribbon!

It is valued at $21.00.

Please bid in the comments. Most recent/top comment should be highest bid. Winner will be notified by email and must pay through ChipIn button within 48 hours of notification.

Bidding will end Saturday night, April 9th, at exactly 9:00pm EST. Any bid with a time stamp later than 8:59pm will not be counted. 

Bidding will start at $7.

Monday, April 4, 2011

Luna B Tee Fundraiser

The WONDERFUL folks at Luna B. Tee are running an amazing deal for Anton for the next two weeks. From today through April 18th, you can use the discount code "eb10" for 10% off ANYTHING on their site AND 20% of all sales go to Anton's Adoption Fund. Pretty amazing huh?

They sent Jonah this adorable shirt...

AND this one...

And that's just a taste of the adorableness that is Luna B.

Here's the skinny.

Running: today through April 18th

Percent of Sales: 20%

Where: Click HERE

Instructions: Make sure you use the discount code "eb10" when checking out. That will give you 10% off and will track sales and count toward Anton's Fundraiser.

They have TONS of shirt options. Birthday, Holiday, Parent, Grandparent, Sibling, School, Theme, Sports, shirts for dogs, shirts for dolls... etc and so on and so forth. I'm not doing them justice.


They have shirts for different causes, like MS, Cancer etc. And this one, that's particularly close to my heart.
EEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEK! It will be available in this blue/brown combo and a pink/brown combo for girls/ladies. You can get it in kids' or adult sizes! (Sorry, I'm finding it hard to control myself.) To go directly to the EB shirt, click HERE.

If you want to purchase a Bunny shirt for Easter, make sure you do so by April 7th. That is the deadline for Easter orders. 

And remember, eb10 gets you 10% off and gets 20% for Anton's fund so don't forget birthdays, holidays, Mother's day, first day of school etc. THIS IS SO EXCITING.

Okay, I'm done now. Happy Shopping!

Friday, April 1, 2011

Discovery Toys Fundraiser

Joanie sells Discovery Toys and will be donating her 20% commission for Anton's Fund for all sales made through the 15th.

From Joanie:  Discovery Toys are wonderful, high quality toys and products.  The products are all about learning through play and and have "layers of learning" built into them, which means that they grow with children through different stages of development.  Each product also come with a skills card and suggestions for how parents can guide their children to get the most out of their toys.  And if you ever lose a piece to a toy, you can order a replacement part, and if a child ever breaks the toy, Discovery Toys will replace it for free!  There are products for infants through middle schoolers.


Running: April 1st (today) through April 15th

Percent of Sales: 20%

Where: Click HERE

Instructions: Just use the above link and click on "Shop Products" tab up on the right.

**Note: Orders will go through immediately but usually take two weeks to arrive, so please keep that in mind if ordering for Easter or a birthday coming up. **

Thank you so much Joanie! 

Happy Shopping, Friends.