Block Party Giveaway: Joovy Nook Highchair

This giveaway is now closed. Check back on July 4 for the winner!

Welcome to the Simple Living Media Summer Block Party! We’ve got 20 giveaways across the entire network this week to give you plenty of chances to win!

Remember Joovy, the company giving one of you a stroller? Well, they’ve got something else for you this week — their new highchair, the Nook. This bad boy is a sleek, sophisticated highchair with one of the best features you can ask for in a baby product — it folds down to nearly nothing.

I normally stick to just a travel highchair that you secure on top of a regular chair. But the Joovy Nook is so compact, you can store it out of sight, and it’s pretty much just as easy to travel with as a traditional travel highchair.

See what I mean?

The “leatherette” chair is incredibly soft, and even the solid white chair I was given is impeccably easy to clean. It has a great design aesthetic, which I think is important — I’m not a big fan of baby products that look, well, babyish. This works perfectly in our kitchen.

The Nook is also easy to clean and it’s easy to get your kiddo down — the tray swings open so that you don’t have to mess with putting a messy tray somewhere.

In my opinion, the one caveat is that it works a bit better for a toddler than a baby, only because the tray isn’t adjustable. However, this is minimal, because with the five-point harness, a little one can still be strapped in securely and reach for her food on the tray.

All in all, this is a very cool highchair.

One Simple Mom reader will win a Joovy Nook highchair!

How to Win

Everyone has three chances to win. Choose one or all three!

1. Comment on this post, and answer this question: What meal does your little one make the biggest mess eating?

2. “Like” Joovy on Facebook and Simple Mom on Facebook. Be sure to come back and leave a separate comment letting me know you’ve done so (even if you already did this for Wednesday’s giveaway).

3. Subscribe to Simple Mom by email or in your feed reader. Leave a separate comment letting me know you’re subscribed.

This giveaway will end at 11:59 p.m. EST on July 2 and is open to commenters 18 years or older. We’ll use to choose winners on July 4th! I hope you win!

Tsh Oxenreider

Tsh is the founder of this blog and just finished traveling around the world with her husband and 3 kids. Her latest book is Notes From a Blue Bike, and believes a passport is one of the world's greatest textbooks.

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  1. messiest during meals with soup or red sauce!

  2. google reader set!

  3. like simple mom on facebook

  4. Babygirl is just starting solids, so there’s not much mess yet, but I’m imagining her with spaghetti everywhere!

  5. I’m subscribed via Google Reader.

  6. Tamara Chewning says:

    My little guy makes a mess just nursing, milk everywhere! LOL We aren’t into solids yet but I can tell already he isn’t going to be as prim and proper as his big sister is.

  7. Tamara Chewning says:

    I ‘like’ both on FB!

  8. I would say chili–or, really, anything kind of soupy like that. She does pretty well, but there’s always a good chunk that goes down her front.

  9. Tamara Chewning says:

    I read simple mom via rss for outlook.

  10. I’m a feed subscriber.

  11. Quinoa….hands down. Those little nutritious nuggets get EVERYWHERE!

  12. I’ve been a feed subscriber for a while.

  13. Messiest meals for my little princess: pasta with tomato sauce, or chinese food – that rice goes everywhere!!

  14. Gillianne says:

    every meal is the messiest!! Ive taken to feeding my girl naked……its so much easier to clean up after then a bib!

  15. Gillianne says:

    I just “Likde” Joovy on Facebook and Simple Mom on Facebook!!

  16. Gillianne says:

    i have also now Subscribed to Simple Mom

  17. Cornbread!!! They’re only allowed to eat it outside now!

  18. definitely spaghetti! 🙂 but so fun to watch!

  19. I subscribe to the feed and email!

  20. Nancy Gadbois says:

    Spaghetti for sure! Little noodles with sauce all over the place. Mealtime is sooo much fun☺

  21. and I love you and joovy on facebook!


  22. every single meal. But black beans look worst on the face. Blueberries the worst for after that….

  23. Jasmine says:

    my son makes the biggest mess out of all of his meals but i guess mostly dinner if i had to pick one

  24. Jessica Brammer says:

    My son loves to smear his yogurt on the table everyday, but most of his meals are pretty messy.

  25. Jasmine says:

    i liked Joovy on facebook

  26. Hmm, the messiest meals my toddler eat would have to be spaghetti! And I am sure most moms would agree!! It gets in the hair, on the floor, and sometimes even the wall somehow!!

  27. Jessica Brammer says:

    I have “liked” on facebook.

  28. Jasmine says:

    i subscribe via my email

  29. I ‘liked’ both already on facebook!

  30. Jessica Brammer says:

    I have subsrcibed through feed reader.

  31. And I subscribe by email already too!

  32. Since we just started solids, the messiest food is carrots! She loves to stick her fingers in them and smear them everywhere! 🙂

  33. I “liked” simplemom and joovy on facebook!

  34. I subscribed to the feed!

  35. My daughter makes the biggest mess with spaghetti. Most of the time it is from her head to her toes!

  36. I “liked” both on facebook!

  37. subscribed via reader— check!

  38. Anything with red sauce. 🙂

  39. MaryBeth Loewen says:

    Our messiest meal right now is anything with peanut butter. Somehow it seems to get everywhere!

  40. MaryBeth Loewen says:

    I’m subscribed in a google feed reader.

  41. Jenny Runyan says:

    My daughter gets the messiest at every meal-she is just starting baby fruits and veggies and spits it back out at me! I finally realized that she needs to eat in only a diaper if I ever want her to have unstained clothes again!

  42. Megan Bain says:

    Who knew so much purple could come from a fruit that is green on the inside! Blueberries sure pack a lot of messiness into their tiny plump selves. Especially when our Peyto eats with her fingers, nose, cheeks, and ears, as well as mouth!

  43. Megan Bain says:

    It’s a like for joovy and a like for simple mom because love was not an option!

  44. ooh, definitely spagetti. always a mess!

  45. I subscribe to simple mom

  46. Megan Bain says:

    And we have been enjoying our email subscription for many a month now!

  47. Pasta with any long noodles (spaghetti, angel hair, etc) spells messy disaster for us!

  48. I subscribe via google reader

  49. New Dad Philip says:

    The meal that our new one is most messy eating is the one she’s just had: her first! My wife and I have learned a great deal from this website in preparation for parenthood, which came in the form of little Eloise on Tuesday evening. With great delight, my wife’s milk has just come in and little Eloise is eating like the champ that she is and will become. We love the site and would love the chair as well!

  50. Christine says:

    Oatmeal. We’re trying to teach “small bites” but not so much with something she loves.

  51. Christine says:

    follow you on Google reader 😉

  52. smoothies! no matter what size cup we put it in, with or without a lid, it always ends up ALL OVER our little guy. 🙂

  53. I subscribe to Simple Mom via email … and love it!! 🙂

  54. SPAGHETTI!! HUGE MESS…but she loves it. 🙂

  55. I’ve been subscribing to Simple Mom via RSS feeds for about a month….LOVE this site!

  56. Last comment….I ‘liked’ Simple Mom and Joovy on facebook!

  57. So far the messiest meal is EVERYTHING. He’s still on baby food and rice cereal and he is just at the age where he wants to grab the spoon and play with the mess and…. oh my. Fun times.

  58. I subscribe to the feed via Google Reader!

  59. My kids make the biggest mess at any meal that has food!!

  60. And I’m an RSS subscriber!

  61. Definitely spaghetti!

  62. I subscribe in my reader!

  63. liking joovy and simple mom on FB!

  64. My first baby will be born in September and I am going to assume spaghetti will be his messiest meal!

  65. I’m a subscriber!

  66. My daughter’s messiest meal a tie between mac and cheese and pasta with sauce. From getting it all over her mouth and hands to those little noodles not wanting to stay on her spoon or fork, I know I will have a mess to clean up. But those are two of her favorites so I continue to serve them.

  67. I am a follower in my feed reader.

  68. I have liked both Joovy and Simple Mom on Facebook.

  69. Emma Boulware says:

    The messiest thing my one year old daughter eats in cheese grits. She prefers to feed them to herself, alternating between her hands and a spoon. By the time she is done they are everywhere and have dried to a cement-like consistency!

  70. I have been a subscriber for a while. Love it!

  71. The messiest thing my daughter eats is oatmeal. It gets everywhere.

  72. Jessica says:

    I would say that the messiest meals are the ones with tomato sauce!!!!!

  73. Jessica says:

    I subscribe via email!

  74. Without a doubt, spaghetti and meatballs!

  75. messy meals always include red sauce.

  76. melanie says:

    my 22-month-old is the messiest eater i’ve ever seen! but the toughest mess to clean up is oatmeal … it inevitably winds up in his hair, ears, etc. so sticky.

  77. melanie says:

    i liked both on FB!

  78. i subscribe to simple mom via e-mail.

  79. melanie says:

    i subscribe!

  80. Homemade healthy macaroni and cheese! It’s usually straight to the bathtub after this meal!

  81. Messiest meal is definetly dinner…spaghetti!

  82. Blueberries!

  83. I subscribe via email.

  84. I subscribe to simple mom via e-mail.

  85. I ‘like’ both on Facebook.

  86. i guess the question is…what meal is not messy??? i would say any type of pasta (the red sauce and noodle kind) is messy…but when they are 2 and 7mos, it is usually all a mess!

  87. Good morning! Baby is getting ready for solids – and he would love this! So not much mess yet, but I can see him getting super excited for his bananas and we end up with more all over this awesome chair than in his cute little mouth… ;-D

  88. LIKE on FB!

  89. i “love” and “like” joovy on facebook!

  90. Rice believe it or not….and both my littles are actually very messy corn on the cob eaters though they love it immensely.

  91. Subscriber to Simple Mom

  92. like, like, like simple mom on facebook!

  93. already a subscriber to simple mom!

  94. Jane Mykleby says:

    subscriber to Simple Mom. Don’t have little ones anymore (wah!) but I would love this high chair for our church. Messy meal to clean in a high chair? Peanut butter anything or spaghetti…oh, how red stains.

  95. Kimberly Russell says:

    Dinner is definitely the messiest! Especially anything with sauce.

  96. Kimberly Russell says:

    I subscribe via email

  97. Kimberly Russell says:

    I “liked” Simple Mom on Facebook

  98. The messiest meal is breakfast.

  99. Kimberly Russell says:

    I liked Joovy on Facebook

  100. allison says:

    My little ones make an absolute mess eating oatmeal, the worst to clean up, too!