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Thirty-One Gifts Giveaway (12/10)

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One of my dear friends, and contributor here on the site, Abby, has a diaper bag that I’ve organizing utility tote big dotbeen eyeing for MONTHS because it is the perfect diaper bag for a cloth diaper momma.  When I asked her what bag it is, she told me it’s the Organizing Utility Tote from Thirty-One Gifts.  It is large enough to store several stuffed cloth diapers, or covers with inserts, spare clothes, and all the baby essentials for on the go.

Needless to say, when I received the opportunity to review one of my own, I couldn’t resist!  Angie Farson is a happily married mother of two, and an Independent Director with Thirty-One Gifts.  She’s super sweet, and enjoys being a consultant for Thirty-One Gifts because it allows her to earn money while meeting great people and selling products that she uses and loves.

my thirty one gifts organizing utility tote

Mind you, I’ve used a standard backpack as a diaper bag for the last seven months, and used the same with Mister and Sister.  Although the backpack as a diaper bag just wasn’t working as well this time around for me, the idea of using an open top bag was a bit unsettling at first.

When I first opened the package, and the bag was folded flat, I thought, there is no way this thing is going to work.  It can’t be the same bag Abby has.  It just didn’t look that big.  Let me tell you, though, this bag is much roomier than the folded flat appearance gives it!  Oh my, can it hold some stuff!

I packed it for a typical day of errands the other day, which meant I stuffed the main body of the bag with:

  • Five cloth diapers, including inserts
  • Three changes of clothes for the baby (she’s teething, and drools a lot)
  • A travel wipes case, plus a disposable wipes travel pack of wipes
  • A changing pad
  • Three toys
  • A soft book

The side pockets (there’s seven of them) I stuffed with:

    • Two bottle bags with 8 ounce bottles in them
    • Two wet bags
    • Two 4 ounce bottles with dry formula in them
    • Teething tablets
    • Bulb syringe
    • 4 ounce tube of CJ’s butter All of that, and I still had room to put a folded blanket and fleece jacket in the top of the bag.  Are you kidding me?  Oh, and there was an empty side pocket, so I tossed my cell phone and keys into it when I ran a few of my errands.

I <3 this bag, and don’t know if I will EVER go back to a backpack style diaper bag!Now, I just need to get some of those cute matching accessory bags, then I can be even more organized! Angie wants to give one lucky reader a $25 Gift Credit to her Thirty-One site.  Enter below, and good luck!

Thirty-One Giveaway

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About Virginia

Hi there! My name is Virginia, and I am the author/owner of That Bald Chick. I am a Christian, wife, mother of three, full time homemaker, homeschooler, and ministry volunteer in addition to being a blogger. In my free time *cough* I enjoy reading, writing, taking walks with my family, and listening to music.


  1. the Gray Retro Metro Fold-Over is very cute!

  2. I would love to win a thermal tote to use for my Scentsy Tote Parties; perfect size to hold catalogs, order forms, testers, and samples…and thermal so my wax testers don’t melt!

  3. retro metro totes!

  4. I love the casual cargo purse!


  5. Julie Lynn Bickham says:

    I like the Perfect Party Set.

  6. City Weekender looks like a great bag

  7. I think the XL tote would work great for my scrapbooking supplies.

  8. I love the Hang Up Home Organizer!


  9. Sara Wagner says:

    I love the retro metro foldover

  10. I like the Vary You Backpack Purse in jade.

  11. I love the large utility tote!


  12. Sylvia Zajis says:

    I would like to try the Super Organizing Tote.

  13. Leather Bi Fold Wallet.

  14. I like the “Every-Wear Wallet”.

  15. I really like the fold over bag and the shoulder bag.

  16. I love the Vary You Backpack!


  17. Barbara Montag says:

    I like the Littles Carry-All Caddy – thank you.

  18. I love the Fold and Go Organizer!

  19. I like the suite skirt purse, the retro metro, and the organizer totes!

  20. Barbara Montag says:

    I also like the Organizing Shoulder Bag.

  21. I LOVE 31 bags but don’t own any yet. I would love the large utility bag.

  22. I’d love to use the Timeless Beauty Bag in the car!

  23. I love the large and medium utility totes – perfect for every occasion!


  24. Barbara Montag says:

    Another thing on my like list – Bring-A-Bottle Thermal

  25. I love the zipper pouches! I use mine daily!


  26. Barbara Montag says:

    I like that you can personalize your items.

  27. I love the Fresh Market thermal tote in Pink Pop Medallion. Thanks

  28. Karen Drake says:

    I like the Vary You Backpack Purse in Plum Quilted Dots.

  29. Barbara Montag says:

    Celebrate Card Set is nice – thanks!

  30. Barbara Montag says:

    Do not see my comment – Celebrate Card Set.

  31. Jennifer C says:

    I like the Littles Carry all Caddy for organizing small things in my kids rooms.

  32. I love the organizing shoulder bag! It fits my keys, wallet, and phone perfectly!


  33. Danalee Davis says:

    I like the Everyday Wristlet.

  34. I like their Perfect Pet Leash.

  35. I like the cargo purse.

  36. Sarah Marshall says:

    I love the Retro Metro Weekender bag!

  37. I like the perfect pet leash

  38. Tom Lester says:

    I learned you win a free tote when you host a party of 200 dollars or more

  39. I love the Product # 3780
    Retro Metro Weekender

  40. Liked the market fresh thermal pink or blue would be awesome.

  41. i pinned bags to contests.

  42. The carry all caddy.

  43. I love the organizing utility tote!


  44. I would like to have the Perfect Party Set

  45. I really like the Brown Woodblock Floral Organizing Utility Tote

  46. Buddy Garrett says:

    I like the Fresh Market Thermal.

  47. Hollie Jahnke says:

    I love the perfect party set!

  48. Michele Zook says:

    I like the shoulder bags and the fold over bags.