High Chair to My Chair

Generally, when a baby arrives any hopes you had of a trendy living space leave. Our fairly roomy two bedroom apartment seemed to shrink measurably when Pickle arrived and every spare piece of floor was suddenly taken over by baby paraphernalia. It was all necessary kit, but some was cute while some was …not so stylish.

Spot the duct tape!

Spot the duct tape!

On my ‘ugliest piece of baby gear’ scale the Exersaucer came a close second, but at the top was our high chair. We didn’t exactly select it – it was a hand-me-down for which we were grateful given the mounting credit card bills that accompany the arrival of a new baby. So I can’t really complain. But sheesh, it was ugly! It had a metal and plastic frame with a generic animal-patterned fixed plastic seat. It didn’t fold away so sat there spoiling the look of our dining area until the day we packed up and moved out. It was ugly when it arrived and even more disgusting when it left being by then encrusted with four years worth of baby food droppings that found their way into the crevices. Nothing short of ripping the whole thing to pieces would have enabled me to clean it properly. By the time Bowser had finished with it it even had duct tape over cracks that had appeared in the plastic on the arms. Boy was I glad to get rid of that highchair. Shudder.

So understandably when I spotted Phil&Teds newest feeding time product, the poppy, on Twitter last week I suffered a little ‘high chair envy’. It’s all the things my high chair wasn’t: it’s stylish, it’s lightweight, it’s easy to clean, and it folds away.

Poppy _MG_2070 tray food close up bubblegum bluePhil&Teds have cottoned on to the fact that babies are messy eaters. Poppy’s waterproof & seamless aerocore seat eliminates any risk of food hiding in cracks but at the same time is comfortably soft and spongy. The whole thing can be easily wiped clean but additionally the generously sized food tray is easily removed with one click and can even be put in the dishwasher!

At only 4kg / 8.8lbs, poppy is lighter than your average high chair which makes it easy to move around and if you want to return your dining area to an adult only zone you can simply remove the poppy’s back legs with the press of a button and store it away.

Because it’s so stylish you won’t be in a hurry to get it out of the house as soon as your little one graduates from the high chair. The bonus is it converts to a ‘my chair’ your toddler/preschooler can enjoy until they are 5. Now that’s real value for money!

The really exciting news is that we have a poppy in the colour of your choice (cranberry, lime or bubblegum blue) to give away!

To enter, simply pop to the Phil&Teds site and tell us in a comment below the name of one of their other innovative feeding products.

Once you’ve completed this mandatory entry you can do the following for bonus entries:

Please be sure to leave a separate comment below for each of your bonus entries and provide links for your tweets and pins.

    • Giveaway is open to residents of Canada and the USA only
    • Winner will be drawn at random
    • Giveaway closes May 14th, 2013
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178 Responses

  1. Highpod high chair :-)

  2. liked phil&teds

  3. Liked the survival guide for rookie moms

  4. @MaryaMann1 followed philandteds on twitter

  5. pinned this giveaway on pinterest http://pinterest.com/pin/68046644342639910/

  6. These look amazing! Another awesome product you guys have are the highpods. I think my son would love these.

  7. i like the lobster. We have a phil and ted dot stroller and we love it !

  8. i like you on facebook

  9. i already like phil and teds on facebook

  10. i follow philandteds on twitter @lbolduc0

  11. Lobster is another awesome product from Phil and Ted’s

  12. liked The Survival Guide for Rookie Moms on facebook

  13. liked Phil&Teds on facebook

  14. Already follow Phil and Teds on Twitter. My twitter handle @craziedaiziept

  15. Lobster! Pick us! My daughter Poppy needs a Poppy!

  16. Liked survival guide on FB

  17. Already liked P&T on FB.

  18. Love the metoo chair that attaches to the table!

  19. I ‘like’ The Survival Guide for Rookie Moms on facebook

  20. I ‘like’ Phil&Teds on facebook

  21. I follow @PhilandTeds on Twitter (@lake12)

  22. The MeToo is a great feeding tool, especially since it’s ultra-portable!

  23. Followed on Twitter (@JohnnyWarbucks)

  24. Liked The Survival Guide for Rookie Moms on FB.

  25. Liked Phil&Teds on FB.

  26. I like the highpod.

  27. the metoo chair that attaches to the table

  28. The Lobster is another innovative feeding product from phil&teds. It looks so very handy!

  29. I already like The Survival Guide for Rookie Moms on facebook as Lisa K-H.

  30. I like Phil&Teds on facebook as Lisa K-H.

  31. I already follow @PhilandTeds on Twitter as @LisaJLKHansen.

  32. I love the names for there chairs, my favorite is “The Lobster”

  33. I liked phil and ted on facebook. Dawn Monroe

  34. I follow phil and ted on twitter. @dawnmonroe83 Dawn Monroe

  35. I liked survival for moms on facebook Dawn Monroe

  36. I like the highpod.

  37. Liked the survival guide for rookie moms
    alena svetelska

  38. I like the wriggle wrapper.

  39. The wrigglewrapper looks like it would be good when eating out.

  40. the “highpod” looks nice too!

  41. Ha, ha. I love the wriggle wrapper!

  42. The lobster! We have one and love it!

  43. I like Survival on FB! Erin W.

  44. I follow phil&teds on FB, Erin W

  45. I follow Phil&Teds on Twitter. @erockspell

  46. I tweeted.

  47. I like the Lobster.

  48. I like The Survival Guide for Rookie Moms on facebook.

  49. I like Phil&Teds on facebook.

  50. I follow @PhilandTeds on Twitter. (anzhie_luv)

  51. The Highpod is another innovative feeding product. It has three positions: sit, relax and sleep.

  52. I liked The Survival Guide for Rookie Moms on facebook. jean.holland.16

  53. I liked Phil&Teds on facebook. jean.holland.16

  54. I follow @PhilandTeds on Twitter. @jean39812

  55. P&T fan christine m tubbytelly

  56. follow P&T @mamapapabarn

  57. I love their highpod chair!

  58. like you on fb

  59. like phil and teds on fb

  60. follow phil and teds on twitter @Kayday3

  61. tweeted

  62. I like the metoo because it’s lightweight!

  63. Liked Phil&Teds on Facebook

  64. Following Phil&Teds on Twitter

  65. The Highpod looks pretty cool.

  66. Liked you on Facebook
    Angela Mitchell

  67. I like Phil&Ted’s on Facebook
    Angela Mitchell

  68. I follow @PhilandTeds on Twitter
    @skyalive1976

  69. The Lobster sounds like it would come in handy. I would really like this for trips to my mom’s house or a restaurant.

  70. Liked on facebook – Jennifer.aikens.10

  71. liked phil and ted’s on facebook Jennifer.aikens.10

  72. following phil and ted’s on twitter – jaz16901

  73. pinned the giveaway http://pinterest.com/pin/243546292321551991/

  74. one of their other innovative products is the highpod

  75. I like the survival guide on facebook
    pam w h

  76. I like Phil & Ted’s on facebook
    pam w h

  77. I love the Meetoo! :-)

  78. I like Survival Guide on FB – Suzanne Kristy

  79. I like Phil and Teds on FB – Suzanne Kristy

  80. We use a metoo Phil and Ted’s chair whenever we go to family dinners at my BIL’s.

  81. I like the Survival Guide for Rookie Moms on facebook (Janet Craig Houle)

  82. I like Phil and Ted’s on facebook (Janet Craig Houle)

  83. I follow Phil and Ted’s on twitter (@muggabug)

  84. I like the Metto chair

  85. I like the lobster too thanks for the chance

  86. I like u on facebook

  87. like them on facebook

  88. follow them on twitter @eaglesforjack

  89. The highpod high chair! It looks really nice!

  90. follow @PhilandTeds on Twitter (@PandaSweetSweet)

  91. like’ The Survival Guide for Rookie Moms on facebook (Precilla N.)

  92. ‘like’ Phil&Teds on facebook (Precilla N.)

  93. The Lobster is another of their innovative feeding products

  94. I like the metoo chair!

  95. I like the Survival Guide for Rookie Moms!

  96. I liked Phil and Ted Facebook.

  97. I think the Metoo chair (x2!) would come in super handy, especially with my twin boys!

  98. I liked the Survival Guide for Rookie Moms on FB!

  99. I liked Phil and Ted’s on FB!

  100. http://pinterest.com/swhita2/babies/

    I pinned the giveaway!

  101. O I so hope to be lucky to win, I also love the Highpod …they can snooze too…great invention!

  102. I ‘like’ The Survival Guide for Rookie Moms on facebook – Molly Ann Bussler

  103. I like Phil and Teds on facebook – Molly Ann Bussler

  104. Following @PhilandTeds on Twitter @mollydoo2

  105. Pinned the book – http://pinterest.com/pin/49469295879466481/

  106. I would love to try the lobster!

  107. I like Phil and Ted on facebook

  108. I follow phil and ted on twitter

  109. I like The Survival Guide for Rookie Moms on facebook

  110. One of the other products is the lobster. Would be so thrilled to win! :D

  111. Like The Survival Guide for Rookie Moms on FB

  112. Like Phil & Ted on facebook

  113. Following @PhilandTeds on Twitter @pamlesue

  114. I love the lobster!

  115. I like phil&teds on Facebook.

  116. Following @PhilandTeds on Twitter.

  117. I’ve liked “The Survival Guide for Rookie Moms” on Facebook.

  118. the highpod high chair

  119. follow you on fb and twitter

  120. follow phil and ted on twitter @Emmaleewalpole

  121. phil&teds also have the lobster, me too, and the wriggle wrapper.

  122. like the metoo chair

  123. I really like the highpod chair that is an interesting look.

  124. Liked The Survival Guide for Rookie Moms on facebook

  125. Liked phil&teds on facebook

  126. Followed Phil&teds on twitter @chappell513

  127. The metoo looks cool!

  128. I like the survival guide for rookie moms on facebook – tannis wiebe

  129. I like Phil & teds on facebook

  130. I follow Phil & teds on twitter @green_twiggy

  131. i like the Lobster also

  132. Highpod is another Phil and Teds high chair

  133. they also have the lobster

  134. The Lobster looks handy:)

  135. I liked The Survival Guide for Rookie Moms on facebook
    janet reames

  136. Metoo!

  137. I liked the Survival Guide for Rookie Moms on facebook

  138. Wriggle Wrapper – what a great name :)

  139. Giveaway CLOSED
    Congratulations to our winner Tina Reynolds (Comment #112) :)

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