Praises of a Wife and Mommy was created for mom's like me. I like to share secrets, parenting advice, deals, the many arts and crafts that we do at our at home preschool, and most importantly share my faith. My many roles go beyond mom they also include, preschool teacher, Children's church teacher, youth pastor, wife, and one role I love Christ follower. Praises of a Wife and Mommy started small but is cotinuing to grow. I love to review products and hold giveaways.
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Natures Sleep Slippers Review and Giveaway
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I know it is summer time and most of you are thinking flip flops not slippers but I live in Wisconsin and you never know when that white stuff will start falling from the sky.
Natures Sleep provided me with a free pair of slippers to review and they will provide a winner with an additional pair. All opinions are 100% mine.
Some of you probably own a memory foam mattress and have sweet dreams every night. Now imagine slippers made from that same memory foam!! YEP, heavenly!! :)
I received the pink open toed slippers for my review and I love the comfort and the fact that they are open toed it is OK to wear around the house during the summer. :) I also think it is a great idea to have a pair of "house slippers" so you dont get dirty carpet and now that we own our house it is a good practice. (We do have to do a big carpet cleaning after our puppy is fully potty trained)
The bottom soles did provide enough grip to not worry about slipping. I have even swept and mopped in my slippers and never feel at danger of slipping.
I will also admit that I wore these slippers to the movie theater when I took my daughter and her friend to see "Brave" as we were all in our pajama's. :) Some of you might gasp thinking the bottoms would get nasty from spilled soda and popcorn but the bottoms are rubber so clean up is quick and easy.
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