2016 Richmondmom’s Dream Baby Shower Contest

It’s Dream Baby Shower time!

Now it’s time to nominate your favorite Richmond mom-to-be!


With the help of the VCU Health’s midwives, we’re really excited to be able to shower one mom-to-be with great prizes from fantastic local Richmond businesses for this year’s Dream Baby Shower.

Midwives at VCU


Read the directions carefully to have your best chance of winning.

Here’s how it works:

1. Nominate yourself or any expectant Richmond mom by clicking here* by November 6, 2016. In 1,000 characters or less tell us all about your favorite mom-to-be. You can nominate a mom for any reason, but please make sure you do not share any information that might be personal or confidential as your entry will be displayed for our readers to see. Nominations close at 9pm on 11/6/2016.  *Please note: multiple nominations do not impact winning status, only votes determine winners.

2. Vote for your favorite nominee. You’ll see your nomination here on the site (we’ll provide a link during the dates!) &  you may only vote once per person during November 7 – 13th, 2016.

3. Keep an eye on your inbox. We will announce our winner on Richmondmom.com and in our newsletter which goes out at 6am on November 16th.


 Nominate your mom-to-be here
Nominations will end at 9pm (EST) on November 6

Thanks to the amazing local business who’ve donated to make such a wonderful prize package for one Richmond mom.


acacacac Fitness & Wellness Centers

Acac’s mission is to provide a great fitness experience for members of all ages in a clean and safe environment. They are dedicated to the integration of medicine and fitness to improve community health by focusing on prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of lifestyle-related disease.

Prize: Stay healthy with a free 1 month membership to acac.  It includes access to cardio machines, group exercise classes, indoor aquatic center, personal training sessions and more!



Fresh wave
Fresh Wave

Let’s be honest – sometimes bad smells happen. Your child is perfect. Their diaper situation…not so much. But life with a little person doesn’t have to stink! Not when you’ve got Fresh Wave.  Fresh Wave natural odor-removing products use simple, pure and natural ingredients to actually remove odors from your life. No harsh chemicals. No harmful ingredients. No masking fragrances. Fresh Wave products are tough on odors but gentle on the environment. When you use Fresh Wave, you can rest assured that you are using a product that will remove odors without doing any harm to you or your family.  So go ahead and smile! With Fresh Wave happiness is just seconds away… or as close as your closest Fresh Wave retailer including Target and Walgreens!

Prize: Odor removing laundry booster, odor removing vacuum beads, odor removing gel, odor removing candle, odor removing packs, ordor removing spray and fresh pod.



Romp n’ Roll

Romp n’ Roll is a kids’ gym that offers a wide variety of fun and educational gym, art, and music classes for children from 3 months through 5 years old. Romp n’ Roll also offers special events and programs like Kids Night Out, camps, and has the best birthday parties in the area!

Prize: $0 Lifetime Registration Fee and one month of Classic Membership.  The Classic Membership consists of 5 classes per month and unlimited Open Gym visits.




Richmondmom.com is an online magazine with a focus on parenting and families in the Richmond area. We publish guides full of valuable information, honest and funny articles from a parent’s perspective, family friendly events in the RVA, and everything else to become Richmond’s trusted resource for everything family!  We are active in the community and partner with many non-profit organizations to help families in need. We are honored to play a small part in helping Richmond families.  Parenting is one of the most difficult things that a person can do. We don’t think you should do it alone. Our mission is to be the resource that your family can count on to make each day a little bit easier and fun!


Aveeno Baby Mommy & Me Gift Set

aveeno gift set

The Aveeno Baby Essential Daily Care Gift Set includes key products for taking care of your new baby’s skin, with a special bonus for you! For baby, the set includes Aveeno Baby Wash and Shampoo, Aveeno Baby Daily Moisture Lotion, Aveeno Baby Soothing Relief Moisture Cream and Aveeno Baby Soothing Relief Creamy Wash. Moms will be pampered each day with Aveeno Daily Moisturizing Lotion and Aveeno Positively Radiant Daily Moisturizer with Broad Spectrum SPF 15. Includes reusable canvas box.


Suessie Diaper Changing Station

suessie diaper changing station

Keep your baby clean, safe and dry while on the go with Suessie’s Diaper Changing Station. With an additional BONUS loop for attaching toys, your little one will be distracted and happy during diaper changes.


Matimati Bamboo Baby Washcloths

matimati bamboo washcloths

The Matimati Baby washcloths are made from super soft organic bamboo. Bamboo is the best, softest, and most absorbent fabric that you can use for your baby. This natural fabric is completely chemical-free and eco-friendly. Not only is it great for your little one, but it is good for the environment as well!  Our bamboo baby washcloths are generous in size (10”x 10”) and just the softest baby washcloths you will ever use. They are so soft that they will not irritate your baby’s sensitive and delicate skin.

$200 Amazon Gift Card


Who doesn’t like gift cards?  With so many baby products that Amazon sells, you are sure to find something that you will need for your baby!


We are so excited to be offering these great prizes totaling over $600 in value!  Make sure to nominate your favorite Richmond mom-to-be!