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Mama & Baby Subscription Box Review + Coupon – December 2018

Mama & Baby is a monthly subscription box that is described as a motherhood starter kit for $20/month plus free shipping. Each box will contain an assortment of items for both mama and baby such as bags, lactation treats, onesies or bibs. When you sign up they ask for your baby’s age (in ranges; 0-24 months) and what type of milk (breastfeeding, formula or none).

This is a review of the ages 0-6 months, breastfeeding Mama & Baby box. 

This box was sent to us at no cost for review purposes. (Check out the review process post to learn more about how we review boxes).

About Mama & Baby

The Subscription Box: Mama & Baby

The Cost: $20.00/ month + free shipping (less with longer subscriptions)

COUPON: Use code MSA20 to save 20% off your first box!

The Products: Each box contains items for both mama and baby ranging from essentials like bibs, treats, and bags

Ships to: the U.S. for free and Worldwide for $15.00

Mama & Baby December 2018 Review

At the top of our box were a signed Christmas card and a candy cane which was a nice holiday touch!

The Original Makeup Eraser in Midnight Kisses in Black – Retail Value $20

This is obviously the hero item this month since it is worth the entire cost of the box! I am no stranger to the Makeup Eraser and I am happy to add a second full-size one to my collection. Especially one with such a fun and cute print as this! If you’re not familiar with this product, it’s pretty amazing! You can remove an entire face full of makeup by just getting this super soft cloth wet with water and wiping your face. It even takes off stubborn waterproof mascara and costume makeup. There are a ton of fun, mesmerizing videos on Instagram that show how well it works, too!

Here is a closeup of both sides. The shorter side is for removing your makeup, while the longer side is for a light exfoliation. The best part of these is that they are reusable and machine washable and since I don’t wear a lot of heavy makeup, I can make this last a week before needing a wash by simply using different sections of the cloth. This is definitely a great gift for any mom who is just too tired to do a full nighttime skincare routine, but wants to take off her makeup before bed! Plus, they say these can last for a good 3-5 years before needing to be replaced!

Christmas Cozies Socks – Retail Value $9.99

These socks are super cute and festive, especially all tied up with a bow! I don’t think the quality is quite at that $10 retail price, but they are still soft, fuzzy socks that I will be wearing this season to keep me warm!

Ghirardelli Peppermint Bark Squares – Buy a 5.4 oz bag for $4.49 (approximately 13 squares)

This peppermint bark is one of my favorite treats when it comes out each holiday season and I didn’t know it came in dark chocolate! Yum! This was definitely a welcome treat in this box.

Ribbon Bear Plush – Estimated Value $2?

This was the item for baby in this box and it’s not much in the way of value or quality, but it’s a cute little teddy with a festive red bow and Bennett did enjoy it! It was just the right size for his tiny hands.

Verdict: This Mama & Baby box was a little bit light, but I think that’s because most of the value was in the Makeup Eraser, which I am totally fine with since it’s a fantastic product! It’s the perfect product for busy mamas and it’s also completely giftable since it comes in its own nice box all ready to go. Since that product alone covers the $20 cost of the box, I look at everything else as a bonus and I will definitely use and enjoy the other items, too! I estimate the total value of the box to be around $32.68 which I think is a fair value for a $20 (plus free shipping) box.

To Wrap Up:

Can you still get this box if you sign up today? No, you will receive next month’s box. From Mama & Baby:

All Boxes are packed and shipped between the 2nd- 4th.

COUPON: Use code MSA20 to save 20% off your first box!

Value Breakdown: This box costs $20 including shipping, which means that each of the 4 items in the box has an average cost of $5.00.

Check out all of our Mama & Baby reviews and similar boxes in the Parent + Baby Subscription Box List!

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Written by Brandi Dowell

Brandi Dowell

Brandi has loved the idea of subscription boxes since joining Birchbox in 2013. Now that she’s a mother of 3, she loves finding unique boxes to educate and entertain her kids while enjoying some more pampering boxes for herself. Her favorites these days are Lillypost, KiwiCo boxes & Wicked Good Perfume!

Posted in Subscription Box Reviews, Subscription Boxes for Babies, Subscription Boxes for Moms, Subscription Boxes for Toddlers| Tags: mama baby | 1 comment

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  1. Just so you know. I received my January box with a note that said ” First I want to start off by thanking you for supporting me and my dream. Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances we will be putting Mama & Baby on hiatus until further notice. You can stay up to date on when the hiatus is over by following my social media accounts. If you preordered months, you will be refunded shortly. Again, Thank you!”

    So sad… I have 5 months left on a 12-month sub so I’ll update when I receive my refund.

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