Do-N-Slide Review & Giveaway

By Shannon Gosney
In Giveaways
November 18, 2009
149 Comments
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I have 3 boys and my oldest 2 are starting to do chores….heck, even the 18 month old helps out around the house.  As kids, it can be hard to remember what chores there are, as well as what has been done or needs to be done.  That’s where the Do-N-Slide comes in handy.  I thought it was a handy idea for both kids and parents.  It’s great for the kids because they can visually see what needs to be done and what’s been accomplished.  It’s also a great way for parents to teach their children responsibility and how to accomplish tasks the children focus on.  I had the opportunity to review the Do-N-Slide Chart and was quite impressed with it.  I like that the cards easily slide in and out and that there are no loose pieces to deal with, such as magnets, stickers, etc.  My boys really enjoyed it, as you can see below!

Chore Chart Review (1)

Here is what my almost 6 year old has to say about the Do-N-Slide Chart:

The Do-N-Slide is a beneficial tool in that it does the following things:

– Improves your childs’ ability to understand and use language

– Gives your child a chance to complete activities on their own

–  Helps your child learn new routines

– Reduces your childs’ resitance to changing activities or environments

– Improves your childs’ understanding of organization and sequencing

I love that there are different charts available for the Do-N-Slide.  You can purchase the Original Chore Chart or one for Potty Training, Toddler’s Day, or Preschool Day.   The Do-N-Slide Chart retails for $19.99 and comes with the following cards:  put toys away – help cook – sort silverware – clear table – dust – get mail – load dishwasher – feed pet – make bed – put clothes in hamper – put dishes away – mow lawn – fold clothes – vaccuum – wipe table – walk dog – set table – clothes in dryer – clothes away – water plants.  You have a 30 day guarantee!  You can’t go wrong with that!!!

1 lucky reader on The Mommy-Files will win a Do-N-Slide Chart of their own!!!

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– Visit the site and then tell me in a comment what other idea you would like to see on the Do-N-Slide Charts (i.e. other than potty training and chores).

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RULES!!

– Contest will close at 11:59 p.m. PST on December 2nd, 2009! Any entries after this time will be deleted!
– Contest open to U.S. and Canada residents only.

I received a Do-N-Slide Chart from Our Kids to Yours to review for this post.  All opinions expressed in this post are my own.

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Shannon Gurnee is the author of RedheadMom formerly "The Mommy-Files", a national blog with a loyal following. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Marriage, Family, and Human Development with a Minor in Business Management. Shannon and her husband, Frank, have a large family with 6 awesome kids and love living on the Central Coast near San Luis Obispo, California, as well as traveling around the world. A full-time Social Media and Professional Blogger, Shannon also serves as a National Brand Ambassador for many well-known companies. Her blog focuses on motherhood, family fun activities, traveling, fashion, beauty, technology, wedding ideas and recipes while providing professional opinions on products, performances, restaurants, and a variety of businesses.

149 Responses to “Do-N-Slide Review & Giveaway”

  1. sandra says:

    maybe to help eliminate the use of a pacifier?

  2. sandra says:

    subscriber

  3. Maybe you could do one to get ready for a trip. Pack shirts, pack pants, pack underwear, etc.

  4. Voted @ Divind Caroline

  5. follow Mommy Files on twitter

  6. Following DoNSlide on Twitter

  7. Bonnie Walker says:

    I really couold use this! I like the chore one and would also like to see one for getting ready for school in the morning. I’m constantly going thru the list with my 6 yr old: shower, eat breakfast, brush teeth….

  8. Bonnie Walker says:

    blog follower

  9. Bonnie Walker says:

    email subscriber

  10. jakell m says:

    i love this idea we have had lots and lots of job charts, you loose pieces, loose markers have to buy millions of stickers etc..love the slide idea~

    maybe a manners one, to remind them to say please and thank you, excuse me etc, they can slide it over each time they have said it in the day..help them remember their manners.

  11. jakell m says:

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  12. jakell m says:

    follow do and slide on twitter (cthmommy)

  13. jakell m says:

    FB fan of do and slide

  14. jakell m says:

    FB fan of mommy files

  15. jakell m says:

    i subscribe

  16. jakell m says:

    follow via google friend

  17. nan lara says:

    i would want more than 5 slots…or maybe if you flipped it over you have 5 more slots

  18. nan lara says:

    e-mail subscriber

  19. Badger Momma says:

    I’d love to see various homework/schoolwork tasks. Practice music. Practice __________ (fill in the blank).

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  20. Badger Momma says:

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  23. Badger Momma says:

    I follow Do-N-Slide on Twitter.

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  24. Badger Momma says:

    I’m your Facebook fan as Jenine Herrell.

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  25. Badger Momma says:

    I’m a fan of Do-N-Slide on Facebook too as Jenine Herrell.

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  26. Badger Momma says:

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  27. Badger Momma says:

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  31. I would like to see do homework . This is a great tool for my seven year old and do homework would be a great addition.

  32. voted #54 on love this site award

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  41. Wendy says:

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  42. Wendy says:

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  43. Wendy says:

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  44. Clarissa Neiding says:

    how about a teeth brushing chart

  45. Clarissa Neiding says:

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  46. Clarissa Neiding says:

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  56. Josie says:

    I’d like to see homework or brushing teeth. Maybe even a blank one you could fill in yourself

  57. Josie says:

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  58. Josie says:

    Facebook fan of Do-N-Slide

  59. Josie says:

    I follow on Google Friend Connect

  60. Josie says:

    subscriber

  61. Melanie S says:

    I would love to see an online personalized card creating option, instead of just getting blank cards.
    Thanks! My 3 year old would love this!
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  79. Cathy says:

    A chart for getting ready to trips. I am a huge list maker and I could get my kids to help pack their stuff with it.

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