To kick-off this year’s Gifts to Grow program, Pampers and celeb Glamamom Bethenny Frankel hosted a “Parents Rejuvenation Day” at one of my favorite Manhattan spas, Oasis Day Spa (its old Union Square location was the site of the infamous couple’s massage).

I got pampered with a much-needed massage and facial and spent some quality time with Frankel, a new mom herself.

Bethenny Frankel & Jill Seiman

“Until I became a mother I did not realize how difficult it is.  It’s an under-appreciated job…much more difficult than the rest of the work I do.” Frankel confided.  “The whole [Gifts to Grow] program is about giving back to moms.”

She also shared a great Glamamom beauty tip, ” I use baby wipes to get all the make-up off my face so I don’t mess up my towels.”

I hadn’t thought of that!

Oh and look at Frankel’s bag…

Bethenny Frankel's Red Prada Bag


Sorry, where was I?

Oh right, diapers!

Pampers Gifts to Grow is an incentive program, much like frequent flier miles, that allows consumers to accrue points for their purchases then redeem them for different items- and not just baby stuff.

To learn more about Pampers Gifts to Grow, visit

{The above-mentioned spa services were complimentary. All opinions expressed herein are my own.}


  1. Glam, Lucky you! I am sooo jealous. All the pampering is only something in my dreams. Sounds like a well-deserved and much needed evening for you. And meeting a Celeb no less…. cool- Little did she know she met a celeb herself.
    Sounds cool!

  2. I am in love with those tights, Jill. And that bag… wowza! So glad you had a great time! A little pampering goes a long way. Bethenny Frankel is right though, motherhood IS the hardest job ever.
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  3. Good for you for getting some pampering. I am seriously want to move to NY,there are NO spas were I live! ha.
    Bethenny is the cutest!

  4. I want that bag
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  5. Cole
    Twitter: ColeEmmett

    Oh, man, Mommy is just out of the loop – we live in NY! I use Pampers! We want to get invited to fun bloggy events! We’re just not the cool kids, though…
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  6. You look gawgeous my darling. I would have been totally out of my element talking to Bethany; a complete nervous wreck.
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  7. You and Bethenny look terrific!!!! Her bag is gorge!!! Love that makeup tip (about using wipes).

    So wish I could have made this one – next time!

  8. I love Bethenny and her little dress is so ador! Again so jealous of these fun little events you go to. I am a Pampers girl…for my baby that is. I just love how soft they are. Funny tip about the wipes. Love that!

  9. Wow what a great program to treat mom’s. You and Bethenny look great. Glad you enjoyed the spa treatment!
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  10. I bet that was so fun! And I do love that bag.

  11. Jealous! Bethany was always my favorite NY housewife!

  12. Jenny M
    Twitter: babblingofmommy

    How exciting! You both look fab.
    Jenny M recently posted..Beauty Tip Of The Day- The Eye Lash Curler

  13. Nice! What a cool day. And now I have to wipe the drool off the keyboard…that bag is awesome.

    Lots of yummy love,
    Alex aka Ma What’s For Dinner
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  14. You are two gorgeous moms! I hope you enjoyed the much deserved pampering!
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  15. Ellen
    Twitter: babymeetscity

    So funny – she mentioned the wipes makeup remover trick when I spoke to her today – a good idea, and I plan on trying it myself! Glad you Glamamoms had fun. :)
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  16. Love that bag and you two are so adorable!! How FUN!!!

  17. Love the bag, Bethenny was certainly lively. As always great to see you at an NYC event.
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  18. Ooooo . . . love that red bag! Anyway, found you on Click It Forward! I’m at

  19. amber
    Twitter: mommastuffblog

    Seriously, you get to do so much cool stuff!!
    Sounds amazing!
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  20. Ya know, I always see those points and think about saving them and signing up, but never do it. Oh well, maybe next baby. I think I had my prenatal massage (pre-mother’s day gift from my hubby) at Oasis. It was fantastic!
    Amber recently posted..Activities for toddlers- Magic mud

  21. Darcy
    Twitter: darcy365degrees

    can i take a moment to tell you HOW JEALOUS I AM?! I love love love Frankel and am a huge fan of her show. can’t wait for the new season!!!
    Darcy recently posted..Stop What Youre Doing

  22. Sandra
    Twitter: AbsoNarcissism

    I need another kid! I have to start buying Pampers again…then again, I sneeze so fricken much and my bladder ain’t what it used to be, so maybe I could fit into the ones for toddlers. Then I could earn myself a sweet purse like the one you posted.
    That does it, though, I can’t take much more of feeling out of all the glamour. I’m moving to New York!
    Sandra recently posted..And just when you didnt think we could get any white-trashier

  23. Those tights are so HOT! Bethenny looks great and is doing such a sweet job with little Bryn! You always have such great events and Pampers DEF were our go to during our early days with Chunks!
    Candace (NYStateofMoM) recently posted..Operation- Run Free

  24. Oh wow Im jealous I love Bethany! A spa facial sounds great too!!!

    By the way i gave you an award on my blog!
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  25. Two of my favourite NY mama’s in one place. Wowsers, awesome day!
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  26. That bag is fabulous us women deserve nice things :)

  27. Charlotte
    Twitter: MyPixieBlog

    I am a HUGE Bethenny Frankel fan so that is SO AWESOME you were able to meet her! Sounds like a really fun day (and I’m totally hypnotized by that bag, too! WANT! LOL).

    Hope all’s well with you!
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  28. liz
    Twitter: bellebeandog

    I used only Huggies with Kate, but Maddie is a Pampers girl. I’ve been adding codes to their program for years!
    liz recently posted..We Can Make It Our Bliss

  29. Those tights rock – and I’m envious, that sounds like a fabulous day!
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  30. I need a spa day desperately. And I love her bag. Seriously, it is way awesome.
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