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Tuesday, August 3, 2010

Back 2 School blog hop day 3- O'Bon review and giveaway ends 8-22

OK day 3's giveaway and review is from one of my favorite school supplies stores. I love their products. I did a review for them last year for my back to school event and since then I have used their products since. Well who is it you want to know well O'Bon of course.
O'Bon has a majority of all the necessities your kids, teenagers, or college kids will need. Well actually you don't need to even be in school to use their products me and my hubby uses them daily as well. My all time favorite product of theirs is their Pencils. I know your thinking a pencil is just a pencil whoopidy doo but until you use and see theirs you don't know there is a difference. Honest there is. One is they use recycled newspaper to make their pencils. So not only are you saving the earth but they sharpen so much easier and smoother. Best of all do hate spending your time sharpening your pencils to get it almost sharpened and the stupid lead breaks and you have to start all over again? Well I guaranteed this will not happen with O'Bon pencils. I have been using them for over a year now and never once had that happen ever. So this alone helps you save the earth and your hard earned money. How well since the y are made of recycled paper and because the lead doesn't break like the other pencils the pencils last alot longer! The cheap pencils I buy last a couple days but my O'Bon pencils one pencil will last me month or more! This makes me happy.
OK so I guess enough drooling over the pencils ha ha. They do have other great stuff like colored pencils because if your like me I hate crayons and markers for the mess reasons and breaking reasons. I am strictly a colored pencil mom here. These are like the pencils and are awesome!!!! Bright bold colors. They color evenly and are perfect for my kids who color on a daily bases.
O'Bon also has some great art pencils which come in a set and the pencil leads are thicker or thinner depending on the number on the pencil. This is great for shading and stenciling. My oldest 3 love them. Even my hubby has a set for drawing and his graphic arts idea he comes up with. Best art pencils ever! They are like the pencils as well all made with recycled products.

So your wondering do they have anything other then pencil type products. Well don't worry they do! They have some adorable notebooks and like I said before all their products they sell are green products made with recycled items that includes the notebooks and binders and etc. The notebooks are great for homework books and writing books. They come in great natural styles with animals, rainforest's themes, bird themes, fruits, and etc. So colorful and fun! My three oldest all have O'Bon journal notebooks to put their friends numbers and addresses in them. They also have some they write all the school notes in as well.
My son uses the O'Bon feathers binder to hold all his Pokemon cards in with the sleeves. Its been thrown around sat on and more by my rough son and it is still holding up after a year. This is awesome. Now my daughters wants some for school and for their Bella Sara cards.
So if your looking for some great back to school products for you, your kids or someone else O'Bon is the place to go! They are green and great and help save you money. So whats better than that? Another things is with every purchase they plant a tree. So that means you are using recycled products to help plus you are making more trees. That's cool! So head over and get your school stuff now!
We are giving away a nice O'Bon Prize bundle of some of their great products! Yay!

To Enter:
1. Go to O'Bon and tell me something you learned

Extra Entries:
1. Enter any of The Back to school blog hop giveaways at 3 Boys and a dog , jamericanspice , laughing lindsay ,debbies homeschool corner get 1 entry for each giveaway entered
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4.Blog about this giveaway this will count for 4 entries
5.add my button to your site 2 entries
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7.Subscribe to my email feeds
8.follow me on twitter (collyn23) and tweet this contest
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ape2016 said...

I learned they use sugar cane to make the journals. How neat!!

Frugal Tumbleweed Acres said...

I learned that if we make a purchasel...they plant a tree, and they make journals from sugarcane. Awesome.
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Stacie said...

I love the fact that you purchase something and they will plant a tree! I think that's awesome!

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Beth said...

For any purchase made a tree is planted- that's pretty cool!

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Sylvia said...

I learned that they will match every purchase of O'BON products with a donation to The *Arbor Day Foundation* to plant a tree
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USCGWifey said...

I learned that you can trade in your used, broken or old wood pencil for a brand new O’BON recycled newspaper pencil at absolutely no cost! Thanks for the giveaway!
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When you make a purchase they plant a tree!!
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freddie said...

I learned that their pencils are made from newspapers. dwelchert@yahoo.com

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GabbyLowe said...

i like the O'BONanza A5 Journal Strawberry

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~ Noelle said...

journals made from sugarcane?
what...
they have my attention now!
and for every purchase, they plant a tree... I like them already!

Linda Kish said...

O'BON was founded on the simple idea that basic products, such as pencils and notebooks, could be made much more responsibly, and contribute to making the world a better place.


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mom2girls said...

the pencils are being made from newspaper instead of wood - that is just wonderful!
I am in Canada and could not find any country rules - if I am not aloud please leave me out :)
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Anonymous said...

O'Bon means Oh good in French! These products look great! My son would love them!

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reg369 said...

O'BON produces notebooks with paper made from sugarcane pulp.

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The barrel of "L'Artiste Art Set" is made "from 100% recycled newspaper"

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mogrill said...

I learned they make a donation to Arbor Day for every purchase!
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I learned that their goal is to nudge kids down the path of environmental responsibility and curiosity

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msrodeobrat said...

i learned you can trade in your used, broken or old wood pencil for a brand new O’BON recycled newspaper pencil
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chlorinebrain said...

I learned that this year, they started a new project that they are extremely passionate about. The O'BON School Program, gives them a close relationship with a growing number of schools and a platform to educate kids about the environment, recycling and deforestation. It's also a great way for kids to use O'BON in fundraising for the clubs they love and to exchange outdated wood pencils for brand new, recycled ones.

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Janice Crespo said...

The pencil barrel is made from 100% recycled newspaper. Very cool
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Anonymous said...

I like the idea they plant a tree with every purchase. Thumbs up!

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Nanci said...

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I learned that they have educational programs for children

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Jennifer R said...

I learned that they will match every purchase of O'BON products with a donation to The *Arbor Day Foundation* to plant a tree

susitravl said...

I've never heard of these products before, but I will definitely be looking for them for my kids.

I learned that they produce notebooks with paper made from sugarcane pulp.

Valancia said...

I learned that O'Bon offers 51 different notebooks, wow!
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Jackie said...

I learned that O'BON means "Oh Good" in French and represents a better, smarter and more responsible choice. Thanks!
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susan1215 said...

I learned that O'BON means Oh Good in French

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Lyudmila said...

I learned that Yannie, an O'BON International employee, had just recently undergone surgery to removing two tumors from her brain.
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ShesAnAngel said...

I checked out O'Bon and I learned that they are very concerned about the environment which is awesome to me! You can select an initiative that you are passionate about and they'll match a potion of your purchase to support it. :D

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kngmckellar said...

By 2008, O'BON was sold in over a dozen countries around the world, including China, Australia, The United States and Canada. We continue to add more nations to our list as the excitement over eco-friendly products increases.

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shannon717717 said...

I learned that when you drop a pencil, the graphite vibrates. This vibration causes the delicate and brittle graphite to easily snap

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