Tuesday, November 10, 2015

2 winners! One Step Ahead Extra-Long Travel Cot with #Giveaway

 Disclosure: This is a sponsored post. All opinions stated are genuine and my own. NOTE: The sponsor has upped the ante and is now giving away a cot to TWO lucky winners!

What's in there, Grandma? That's what she was asking me. :)

This little gray carrying case garnered some attention when I brought it into the house.  Looks like a chair, right? It's not a chair, but it does have a handy nylon case, just like those chairs sometimes do.

She was still perplexed when the easy-fold and unfold item was unveiled. ;)

Still looks like a chair, I know, and it's the same size as the handy fold-up chairs, but instead it's the Extra-Long My Cot Travel Bed from One Step Ahead. With the holidays fast approaching, this little beauty could really come in handy...whether it's you having guests, or your child who is going to be the guest. It's also good for stayovers at grandmama's house. ;)

When she saw it was the Extra-Long My Cot Travel Bed from
One Step Ahead, she was delighted. 

The sturdy steel construction ensures it's going to hold up, and it has a weight limit of up to 75 lbs.

See, that's a happy face right there...

Evidently it's fun too. See that face? ;) Because this cot is 6" longer than standard-sized cots, its going to grow with your kiddos for quite some time to come. Measuring in at 54"L x 28"W x 11"H, it's also low enough to the floor that you're not going to worry about the little ones falling off.

And that's how a 2-yr.-old folds a sheet (included with the cot). ;)

It comes with a fitted sheet too. You can see it in the picture above. That's how a two-year old puts on a sheet (love that baby girl). :)  It's a snap to put on though, and makes it even nicer for when you're using it for sleep.

Baby Grand likes to sit on it 'just because' too. I don't blame her a bit. 
Enter to win one of your own below! You're welcome. :)

It's great for just sitting, and of course for sleeping too. It'd also be great for daycare naps (keep those kiddos off of those busy floors), the beach, or most anywhere you need extra seating for a child.

This cot runs $59.95 over at One Step Ahead. If you haven't been to One Step Ahead, I highly recommend it, especially with the holidays coming up. They have everything you can think of for a child, and many things that you wouldn't (but you'll love once you see). Their innovativeness on some of their items really makes for great gift giving options.

You can visit their website here. Follow them on Facebook and/or Twitter.

Two lucky readers gets one to call their own. US entrants only.
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87 comments:

  1. OMG I need one of these. No I need a few of these. Having been in the military I know that these are more comfortable than they appear.

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  2. Looks like a great cot for when your have grandkids over. Or it would be perfect for camping.

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  3. I think this cot is pretty great! This would be perfect for camping trips. No more sleeping with a rock in my spine!

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  4. I like the Expandable Travel Tote Bag.

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  5. i really like their Kitchen Helper so kids can help mommy and daddy do the dishes.

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  6. My kiddo would love to use this! He loves anything out of the normal so this would be right up his alley. Trying to get him into his regular bed could be a problem after this.

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  7. Oh wow, you really could bring this anywhere. I can definitely see this being great for camping, tailgating and traveling.

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  8. Ease of use is a good thing indeed. She looks to be enjoying it and having fun.

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  9. Rosie, I love this!!!! We used an air mattress when our daughter was little, but it didn't make her happy to be so close to the ground. This would be much better.... Heck, if I had one, I might even be willing to **gasp** camp!

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  10. what a perfect cot for traveling and camping. It looks comfortable.

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  11. We always have people staying here, so that would be great for my boys and then the grown ups can take their beds.

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  12. I don't have kids yet, but this is something I could look into for my niece and nephew. Sounds like something every parent should have for holiday travel!

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  13. I really like the media carousel that they offer. It is really cute and allows the little one to get books easily. I could use that cot for when my little cousins come over.

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  14. I like: The Smarter Potty Training Pants. I could have so used them when my kids were little.

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  15. I totally need this for our house! We always have overnight guests and nowhere to put them.

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  16. We have three of those!! When the agency decided that play pens were not allowed for use in dayhome I picked up 3. Best money spent ever!! They are quick to set up and super way to store too.

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  17. It looks good - and I love how 'collapsible' it is as well.

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  18. I like the Holiday Toy Shop on the website

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  19. Now this is a great travel cot!! I could see this come in handy for guests visiting as well as taking with you!! Also great for camping!!

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  20. That cot is an excellent idea. It is so small and easy to carry it is a great idea for visiting family. It makes it possible to stay with friends and family who don't have all that room. What a great idea.

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  21. I must have this for my guest room that needs a small area for a guest.

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  22. wow... such a cool product. I think I want to get one for my kids. Thanks for telling me about this

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  23. Hi Rosey - what a fun and sensible addition. I remember as a kid using my parent's army sleeping - camp bed - loved using it and sleeping outside usually in the tent. Your littlie looks as though she will be very happy having sleep overs in places other than home ... looks neat too .. cheers Hilary

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  24. This would be great for my kids and their sleepovers!! I never thought to get a travel cot like this.

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  25. This is great to have. IT would come in handy for sleepovers.

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  26. Wow, that looks sturdy and comfortable for a child to use as a daybed. Great to take along for picnics too. Thanks for the review. I have to check out One Step Ahead!

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  27. This would be great if we have company over. Or, to take to hotels for extra sleeping room.

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  28. My kids both of cots and they use them a lot. I like that this one is extra long.

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  29. I learned that this cot is for up to 75 lbs. I like how quickly it folds!

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  30. Fun! My son would love sleeping on a cot that his grandpa had just for him. Yours looks like a very handy one too.

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  31. That would be great for trips!!! She looks like her daddy ;)

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  32. A folding bed? Now that's something I would love to bring on a trip or to a picnic.

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  33. I noticed they have a Waterproof Picnic blanket on their product list, ours looks a bit close to it.

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  34. Now this is great for traveling and even back yard camping. I'd surely use this for sure.

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  35. I also would love to have the Multi Function Table & Chair Set.

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  36. I think this is great to have. I love that you can bring this anywhere and it looks sturdy.

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  37. This is great to have and a really cool giveaway. Especially for the holiday season!

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  38. I love the cot and it would be great for camping or for sleepovers! That site has so much to choose from.

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  39. What a cutie. It looks so great for sleepovers and things like that. I love how compact it is!

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  40. This cot would make camping a lot more comfortable for me. I hate to sleep on a blow up mattress.

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  41. I like Bug Smarties Hooded Jacket with Insect Shield.

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  42. Their shop actually has real elves, and they are busy!

    http://joycelansky.blogspot.com/

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  43. I also like the Kids Trampoline with Handle.

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  44. Heather Hayes PanjonNovember 11, 2015 at 5:40 PM

    I Also Like The Dino Construction Vehicle!

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  45. This is a great idea for a camping trip. I want one of them. Now just need to go camping :P Not been in years

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  46. I like the Little Playzone with Lights & Sounds Play Yard.

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  47. This would be so great for travel! I visited the site and would also love the kids trampoline with handle.

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  48. I like the PeaPod Baby Travel Bed.

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  49. I like the Sand-Away Beach Sheet.

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  50. I love this travel cot! You never know when your little one needs a place to sleep!

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  51. I also like the PeaPod Baby Travel Bed.

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  52. We've had one of these for a couple of years now. Different brand but my daughter loves it.

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  53. This cot would come in handy for someone who is just starting out in their new dwelling. I think that little trampoline for kids with the handle featured on the site is really cute.

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  54. This is perfect. I could use this for our little ones. Thank you for your share.

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  55. I like their Decor Angle-Mount Metal Safeway Baby Gate in Hammered Bronze

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  56. We could really use the expandable travel tote bag..

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  57. I learned that every One Step Ahead product is backed by an unparalleled Lifetime Guarantee, so you can shop with absolute confidence, every single time.

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  58. "The alarming fact is, preventable injuries are the #1 cause of death in kids in the U.S. Every year, 9,000 families lose a child to a preventable injury"
    Very Scary.

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  59. I like the Mesh 8 Panel Play Yard

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  60. They have mosquito nets for strollers. That's genius!

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  61. i love the Bug Smarties Hooded Jacket with Insect Shield..

    danielle marie xdanimarie(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  62. OMG I need one of these! Could come in handy quite often!

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  63. What an awesome idea! I think my in-laws need a whole bunch of these for all the grand kids!

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  64. I like the Lift & Lower Ride-On Crane, my son would have so much fun with it!

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  65. This is just for kids yes? Very handy though!

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  66. I like the Personalized Waterproof Outdoor Blanket.

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  67. I like their Extra Video Camera for MultiView Baby Monitor. Thanks.
    partymix25(at)Hotmail(dot)com

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  68. I like the Deluxe Snack & Play Kids Travel Tray

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  69. Its collapsible and handy to carry around with you when needed.

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  70. I like the jungle gym monkey bars

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  71. I like the Kids' Sling Bookshelf with Storage Bins.

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  72. I learned all of their products have a lifetime guarantee.

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  73. I like the Kids Trampoline with Handle

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  74. Twila

    The travel cot would be great if you got stuck in an airport.

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  75. jEFF

    I liked the travel tote bag. very useful

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  76. I like the 8 Sided Play Yard Mat.

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  77. My daughter is almost 14 and could still benefit from the diamond drawer organizer to keep things organized in her dresser lol. And they have a couple of cute bookcases my grandsons would love.

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  78. I like the media carousel.

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  79. I like that they have safety gates.

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  80. Athena EmmanouilidisDecember 5, 2015 at 8:07 PM

    I learned that this company sells a HUGE variety of things from clothes to toys and everything in between

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  81. i like the waterproof outdoor blanket.

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  82. I also like the Height Adjustable 2-in-1 Table and Chairs Collection, would be perfect for the holidays.

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  83. I really like the Personalized Waterproof Outdoor Blanket.

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