Mommy Survival Kit in a Jar

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How do you feel about our mason jar series? Day 3 of the cute series of gifts in a jar is something I could use every single day of my life. Its  a mommy survival kit! This gift can be give to anyone, a new mom, soon to be mom, a friend, or just anyone that needs a pick my up. Most days my kids have different places to go, I have many loads of laundry,  dishes to do, my baby is teething and I am running on about 5 hours of sleep. In this jar it has a little bit of everything that could make my day a little more doable.

Here is what I put into the jar. Everything I found was at Walmart and I put it all in quart size jar.

Wet Ones and Sanitizer (always a must have around kids), brightening under eye cream (for those lack of sleep eyes), Listerine strips, Mascara and chapstick (so you feel somewhat put together), Crystal Light Energy and a bit of chocolate (because those two things can help just about anything).

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Just like the rest of the jar series we have this easy printable that can be printed and cut out, then attached to a cute ribbon with a little glue. I honestly want to keep this in my car and give to a friend that is having a rough day at home with the kiddos!


Mommy Survival Kit Printable 

Don’t forget to check out the rest of the post in this series.

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Spa and Pampering Kit,  DIY Sugar Scrub and Warm Cocoa Bath Soak

Much Love,

Savannah Sig

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    Elie @ OrganizerByDay
    February 22, 2014 at 9:15 am

    I thought the spa and pampering was my favorite, but this is awesome!! Not a mommy yet, but I know so many people who would LOVE this! Thanks for the great idea!
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    February 24, 2014 at 9:12 pm

    My best friend loves baths so now I have fun gifts to make for her! Thank you for the “recipes” and ideas.

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    Mary @ Tips & Treasures
    February 28, 2014 at 9:47 pm

    Stopping by from the Link Party Palooza 🙂

    I LOVE these survival kits. What a cute idea and a fun gift! And so simple too!

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    March 7, 2014 at 6:29 pm

    Good morning
    What a great idea – one of my son’s teachers is due to have her first baby and this would make the perfect addition to the quilt I have for her new arrival. Thank you for the idea – but I am writing to enquire as to whether I could access an ‘Australian’ Mum version….ie. Mummy Survival Kit Printable? Thanking you in advance.

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    Kirsty De Roach
    May 17, 2014 at 11:11 pm

    I absolutely love this Mummy one and the idea of having it in the car ready to hand out to a Mummy in need. I’m in Australia so it’s Mummy not Mommy – any chance you could do a printable suitable for us Non-US residents who spell it differently 🙂

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    marsha r edwards
    July 6, 2014 at 2:29 pm

    Luv it

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    August 13, 2014 at 3:57 pm

    Do you have blank labels? I do childcare and would love to make these for the dad’s or grandparents/etc… as Christmas gifts. Also would make a great first of the year teacher gift! (I have 3 of my own and we try to get on the teachers good side ASAP 🙂 ).

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    December 2, 2015 at 4:19 pm

    I pick up so many pretty jars at yard sales all year long. Thanks for the idea!
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    Making these for all my Mama friends for Mothers Day! Such a good idea
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      They will LOVE them! I’ve given them as gifts and they are always a big hit!

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