Contact: Kelly G. Vanasse 908-707-8101

For Immediate Release

Susan Anderson 908-526-1223

Bridgewater, NJ, August 17, 2005—Thinkbin Family Calendars has been selected for the 2005 "Adding Wisdom Award" from the Parent to Parent organization. Thinkbin received the award for its family-friendly format and overall effectiveness in organizing busy families.

Created by Susan Anderson and Claudia Browne, two busy Moms who couldn’t find a wall calendar that was capable of organizing their hectic family schedules, Thinkbin Family Calendars ( are now ranked among the top-selling wall calendars on

"Thinkbin Family Calendar is amazing! It's perfect for busy families on the run and provides the right theme and format to get the whole family organized at a simple glance...that is quite unique. The space provided for notes, additions or changes is awesome -- I'm really impressed," said Jodie Lynn, syndicated parenting/health expert, Parent to Parent, CEO/founder of, and author of family/health book, Mommy-CEO.

Thinkbin’s updated and revised 2005 – 2006 calendar features a new handy pocket for fliers, permission slips and important memos. Designed to coincide with the new school year, the 17-month calendar provides more room than any other calendar to record after-school and evening activities. Space is allotted for "To do" lists and "Reminders" so important appointments and obligations are never missed.

"We’re honored to be recognized with the prestigious AWA award for helping to make a difference for families by keeping them on track so they can be more efficient. A well organized family is more efficient and less stressed," said Claudia Browne.

The Adding Wisdom Award (AWA) was established in 1997 to recognize quality, family-friendly products. AWA committees of child experts and "family testers" determine final winners. Thinkbin won in the category of Educational Products.


Thinkbin Family Calendars are available in Deluxe Large and Compact sizes for $14.95 and $11.95 respectively. For helpful tips on using a wall calendar to organize your family, or to order calendars for yourself, or for school fundraiser information visit or call toll-free at 800-942-7715. Calendars are also sold on A portion of all proceeds from direct sales will benefit the Platelet Disorder Support Association (PDSA).

Note to Editors: To request a sample calendar or high resolution photography, please contact Kelly Vanasse at 908-707-8101 or Susan Anderson at 908-526-3330.


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