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Twitter Brought Me a Very Cool FREE Gift!

I have been interacting a lot on Twitter over the past few months, and I've made some cool friends over there.  One of my friends heard that we were having a baby, and it turns out that she owns a company called Happy Panda Baby, which specializes in clothing and gifts for bigger babies.  Since all three of our babies have been big so far, I have little doubt that our fourth will be as well.

One night, my friend Pamela Kramer (@PMKU) suddenly said, "You need a Happy Panda diaper cake!". 


I hadn't seen a diaper cake before, but I was intrigued.  She told me to go to her site and pick one out.  Since I am all about free stuff, especially the free stuff that scores brownie points with my pregnant wife, I complied quickly.

I received this via UPS a few days ago:

According to the Happy Panda website (, it includes:

· 8" Cuddlekins Panda Bear

· Happy Panda (0-3m) tagless gift set w/ Panda Face Design -  hat, lap t and pants

· Johnson's baby lotion, baby powder, baby wash, baby shampoo, and soothing naturals

· Desitin diaper rash cream

· 2 Baby pacifiers and 4 Germ X packets

• 70-75 Pampers Swaddlers - size 1-2

Needless to say, this was very well-received at our home.  The kids even enjoy the "cake" and joking about eating it, etc.  As the recipient, I now know that this would make a terrific and thoughtful gift for clients, family or friends who are expecting. 

I just wanted to share this idea and cool gesture with my friends.  Big thanks to @PMKU!  If you are on Twitter, you owe it to yourself to follow her - she's very cool!




If you're looking for a home in the Austin area, you can also visit my primary website at  Thanks!

Comment balloon 30 commentsJason Crouch • February 06 2009 11:56PM
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