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Blogtober Day 22: SampleSource

Hey all!

I was super excited to open my mailbox yesterday and find the SampleSource box in there. It definitely made my day after a long, long week!

But what exactly is SampleSource you ask? Well, according to

 SampleSource allows you to try products with free samples, so you can make smart shopping decisions. It is as easy as registering, filling out a profile, and picking samples you would like to try whenever we have any available. We even ship them right to your home. And the best part? It is 100% free! –

These boxes are usually made available to Canada and the US (at different times) during the Spring and Fall. I’ve been lucky enough to receive them for a few years now. I definitely look forward to their release.


So today I figured I would give you all a little glimpse into the samples that I received:

The Food


Kelloggs Nutri Grain Fruit & Nut Medley
Harvest Blueberries & Mixed Nuts
Sample Size: 1 bar/34 g/150 cal


Kelloggs Special K Nourish
Dark Chocolate Chunks & Almonds
Sample Size: 1 bar/33 g/170 cal

The Drinks


Acai Berry
Sample Size: 8.7 g

This is an effervescent powder with antioxidants and electrolytes. It is a vitamin and minerals supplement.

Directions  (Adults): Take 1 packet 1 time per day. Place contents of packet in glass, add 4-6 oz (120-180 ml) of water and stir. Take with food a few hours before or after taking other medications. – From Package


Nescafe Sweet & Creamy Instant Coffee Mix
2 Original / 1 French Vanilla
Sample Size: 22 g per packet

1. Pour coffee packet into mug
2. Add hot water
3. Stir. Enjoy!


Tetley Ayurvedic Balance
Vigour.Kapha Herbal Tea
Ginger, Spearmin, Tulsi
Sample Size: 2 tea bags/4 g

New Tetley Ayurvedic Balance Vigour.Kapha Herbal Tea is an invigourating tea with natural ingredients to stimulate you when feeling sluggish. Tetley’s line of Ayurvedic Balance teas were inspired by Ayurveda, a 5,000 year old system of knowledge which teaches that balancing the mind, body and spirit is essential for holistic well-being.- From the package

For the Pet


Cesar Home Delights
Beef Stew
Sample Size: 2 packs at 100 g each

Food for small dog

Cesar Home Delights Beef Stew is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO dog food nutrient profiles for maintenance.

According to the accompanying insert:

Benefits of Mixed Feeding:
1. Wet food encourages water intake. High moisture content helps support a healthy urinary tract.
2. Wet food is closer in texture to the food that dogs would naturally choose.
3. Wet foods delivery a variety of tastes and textures. The soft texture of wet is easy for puppies and senior dogs to chew. – From the Package


The Others


Arm & Hammer Truly Radiant
Flouride Anticavity Toothpaste
Clean & Fresh in Cool Mint
Sample Size: 18 ml

Claims to give leave a radiant smile in just 5 days, along with a deep cleaning and lasting freshness.

According to the packaging the things that make a radiant smile are:

– Outstanding whitening
– Unsurpassed enamal strengthening
– Deep cleansing
– Flouride cavity protection
– Helps prevent tartar build up


Naproxen Capsules
12 hour liquid gels
Sample Size: 2 packets with 2 Liquid Gels / 200 mg each

Claims to relieve pain from inflammation along with joint, muscle & artritis pain.


Breathe Right
Nasal Strips
Sample Size: 2 Strips

Breathe Better. Sleep Better.
Stuff nose keeping you awake? Add Breathe Right nasal strips and sleep better tonight. Instant relief from nighttime nasal congestion due to allergies, colds or deviated septum. – From the Package


Persil Proclean
Laundry Detergent
Original Scent
Sample Size: 1 Load/1.8 fl oz/ 53 ml

Experience Premium Clean!

Pro-Power Technology:
– Premium clean
– Loaded with stain-fighters
– Low suds, clean rinse formula – From Packaging


Playtex Sport Combo
Sample Size: 2 Unscented Tampons / 2 Ultra Thin Pads

Sport level protection design to comfortable fit your active life.

About the tampons:
-360 Degree Protection: 360 degree tampon design to fit your body and its every move.
– FlexFit: Interlocking fibers work quickly to catch leaks from every angle.

About the pads:
– Qwik-Dry: Absorbent Core that pulls fluid quickly into the pad and wicks moisture away keeping you dry and fresh.
= FlexFit: Design with wings to move with your body and provide a great fit.
– Odor Shield: Technology designed to neutralize odors. – From Packaging


That’s all the goodies I received in my sample box this time around. Did you receive one? (or any other samples?) I’d love to hear from you all!!

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