The Bro Basket Is The Perfect Idea For The Man or Men In Your Life #thebrobasket #videoreview

From boozy baskets like The Vodka Martini, The Ultimate Whisky Sampler, Ultimate Beer Lover and Viva Tequila to the boozeless Mini BBQ Party and Poker Night, The Bro Basket caters to every event.

I have been looking for this kind of gift forever! Something that tells my husband how much I appreciate all he does for us but also a place that I can go to whenever I need to send a gift out to my Uncle, Father, God-Father or friend. The Bro Basket has been saved to my favorites and I will be ordering from the often.

There are so many reasons to love The Bro Basket but probably reason #1 is because of how much my husband loved it.  He is a man of very few words. He loved it! When I asked him to put it into words he said.

"It looks amazing as soon as you get it out of the box. If I didn't want to try the beer so badly I might have put it on a shelf or the fridge was big enough I would have put the whole basket in there to chill the beer and still have it looking nice. I have never been one who needed to try craft beers but found not knowing what I was getting interesting. I usually stick with my favorite beer and always just drink that. It honestly was fun just trying something different." I also like that they had a bottle opener and beer cozy. I have never used one before. I used it on every bottle. We have bottle openers but if you are sending a basket of beer it is nice that the basket comes with one for those who may not have one. This is a great first apartment basket, birthday gift basket, new job basket or the honey thanks for making new steps so I don't fall down them again basket."

Yeah this is true, he made new steps for me. I fell down twice in three months. They were "death steps". All better now.  He spent his whole vacation making them and they are amazing.

Oh, back to The Bro Basket...

I didn't get to taste the beers but I can tell you that they looked fun. He told me they were all good and that he enjoyed spending two days trying new beers.


The prices are great and are based on the size and contents of the basket. They also don't only have beer, spirits or wine. They also have cigars, snacks, fitness, coffee lovers baskets and more. One of my personal favorites is the Jack and Coke. It comes with Jack Daniels, Coke and pretzels. It is the perfect gift.

Go over and check out all the baskets available or make one of your own.

My Video Review

Follow The Bro Basket on Twitter or Facebook to stay on top of their latest. Disclaimer: I received a complimentary basket for my honest opinion. No monetary compensation was offered.

The Perfect Snack For On The Go #Chocodate

Get ready to transport your senses! Chocodate started as a hidden treasure in Dubai and is now a globally recognized treat! This delicacy blends the flavors of an almond covered date covered in chocolate, taking your taste buds to the Arabian desert and the mountains of Switzerland and back again!

With four flavors to choose from - Milk Chocolate, Dark Chocolate, Coconut and White Chocolate - which will be your favorite?

Let me know if you have any features you are working on that this delicious snack that's easy to take on the go is a fit for and if you'd like samples! More info below! Thank you!! All the best, ~Chelsea

Chocodate features:
A delicious combination of an almond inside a date and covered in chocolate. 
Bite sized delicacy combining natures finest ingredients 
Individually wrapped and easy to take on the go 
Gluten-free / GMO free 
Choose From: Milk Chocolate, DarkChocolate, Coconut or the variety pack that includes white chocolate, too 
Mouthwatering delight 
Great for gifts, parties, a daily treat and more.

The 411:

I am in love with Chocodate. We were able to review Dark Chocolate and a variety pack. We are dark chocolate fans in this house.  

What we loved most was that they taste great. There are so many flavors involved here and different textures. First you bite through the chocolate coating hitting the soft sweet date before biting into the almond inside the date. It is a perfect taste combination. 

The size is the perfect bite size too. The fact that they are individually wrapped make them easy to stuff in your pocket or bag to take with you.

We love them! 

Check out Chocodate on their website above and their social channels Facebook and Instagram

To Purchase:

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As Summer Begins, Families are Warned of the Danger of HotCars JPMA and Partner to Protect Children

MOUNT LAUREL, NJ, Monday, July 2, 2018 — As the hot summer months arrive, The Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA), and are joining forces to raise awareness among families of the dangers of hot cars and how they can keep their children safe.

Vehicle interiors heat up rapidly and it can take mere minutes for a car to turn into a deathtrap for a small child. Children’s core body temperature can quickly rise to 105 degrees, when bodily functions quickly begin to shut down. More than eighteen child deaths have already been attributed to heatstroke this year, and unfortunately that number is expected to rise as temperatures climb.

Since 1990, over 800 children have died in these tragedies. On average, 37 children die needlessly every year from vehicular heatstroke

JPMA, the voice of the industry on quality and safety for products intended for babies and children, and, the only national nonprofit child safety organization dedicated solely to preventing injuries and deaths of children in and around vehicles, are working together to raise awareness of hot car dangers.

“We already know education alone won’t put an end to these tragedies. We also need to use technology,” said Janette Fennell, president and founder of

And companies are responding. Several car seat manufacturers and automakers have developed, or are currently working on, technology that will provide a solution for parents.

“Hot car tragedies are top of mind for all of us in the baby and children’s products industry, especially this time of year. At JPMA, we’re seeing important advances in our member’s products to help combat this issue, like two of this year’s JPMA Innovation Awards finalists, the CYBEX Sirona M with SensorSafe Technology and Baby Trend’s Connected Gear. Evenflo also incorporates the SensorSafe technology in 7 of their car seat models. All of these companies are integrating safety technology into car seats to alert parents when unsafe situations arise, like excessive heat,” said Kelly Mariotti, JPMA Executive Director. “We’re proud to work with so we can continue to make advances like these.”

JPMA and have the following tips for parents and caregivers to help keep kids safe:

·        “Look Before You Lock,” get in the habit of always opening the back door to check the back seat before leaving your vehicle to make sure no child has been left behind.  

·        Put something you'll need to use early in your day like your cell phone, handbag, employee ID or brief case, in the back seat on the floorboard so you’ll need to open the back door every time you park.
·        Keep a large stuffed animal in the child's car seat. When the child is placed in the car seat, place the stuffed animal in the front passenger seat. It's a visual reminder that the child is in the back seat. 
·        Keep vehicles locked at all times, even in driveways or garages. Ask home visitors, child-care providers and neighbors to do the same. 
·        Keep car keys and remote openers out of reach of children. 
·        Never leave children alone in or around cars – not even for a minute. 
·        If you see a child alone in a vehicle, get involved. Call 911 immediately. If the child seems hot or sick, get them out of the vehicle as quickly as possible. 
·        Be especially careful during busy times, schedule changes and periods of crisis or holidays. This is when many tragedies occur. 

For additional safety tips and information about how to keep children safe in and around motor vehicles please visit:


Founded in 1996, is the only national nonprofit child safety organization dedicated solely to preventing injuries and deaths of children in and around vehicles. promotes awareness among parents, caregivers and the general public about the dangers to children, including backover and frontover incidents, underage driving and vehicular heatstroke. The organization works to prevent tragedies through data collection, education and public awareness, policy change and survivor advocacy.


The Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA) exists as the voice of the industry on quality and safety for products intended for babies and children. We do this by:

·       Advocating for safety through product certification programs and legislative and regulatory involvement;
·       Supporting a broad and diverse membership through member-only programming and industry promotion;
·       And by acting as a comprehensive source for baby product information and education.

JPMA members represent 95 percent of the prenatal to preschool products sold in North America.
To find out more about JPMA, our certification program and products certified, and for a complete listing of JPMA Members, please visit Follow JPMA on Twitter @JPMA and connect with us on Facebook to learn about additional safety tips and JPMA initiatives.

The annual JPMA conference, trade and consumer show will be held on April 10-13, 2019 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL. Now in its third year, the show will feature an updated format to stay ahead of the multi-faceted needs of the domestic and global baby products industry, with robust conference programming, trade and consumer engagement, and multiple media touchpoints – all under one roof. Learn more at

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