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The Credit Crunch and Shopping

How to be Frugal and Ethical All At Once!

We are all counting our pennies right now, and while many large corporations and supermarkets are reporting huge turnover increases, it is the little guy that suffers. Small business are inevitably struggling and now, more than ever, we need to help support all the Work at Home Mums (WAHMS) out there.

While many are ditching online retail stores and heading for the price crunching supermarkets, they are in fact missing out on some great opportunities as the online stores bid to compete. Discounts, Special Offers and Competitions are rife in the online world– so its time to be frugal, yet ethical all at once!

So, we have compiled a super list of some great deals and special offers to be had at the moment, this list is long, so enjoy!

WAHM Special Offers!

 The Lingerie Store currently has as huge amount of stock in the sale- in fact, there are over 170 items reduced! Yes, 170!! This pretty balconette bra is reduced to just £10!! The Special Offers are definately worth checking out!


Debbies Nappies specialises in gorgeous nappy covers and has 6 specials on each week- this gorgeous lobster embroidered soaker is just £6.75!

You can also get 15% off of your first order with the discount code ”new”


Walk-In-Wardrobe specialise in Clothing, Shoes and Accessories for all ages and sizes. Simply enter the code ”20-5” at checkout for £5 off any order or £20 or more.


Teeny Munchkins are running a competition where you can win a fab bathtime mirror in the tub from Alex Toys- all you have to do is answer a simple question, check out the site for details. They are also offering a free Bead Box with all orders over £35 during October.


Cecily Plum, the maternity wear specialists, are running a special showcase of some of their favourite items, each has 10% off, and each offer lasts only 3 days! So check it out and get in quick!


ACPR and The Reusable Bag Co. are offering the chance to win a set of 5 Organic Cotton Reusable Shopping Bags. Check out this page for more details


 Fuzzydon have a wide selection of cards and gifts with FREE delivery to the UK, or you can have a custom caricature created for a loved one! Throughout October you can get 20% off everything with the code ”FuzzyOct08” (Valid until 05.11.08) Perfect timing for stocking up on christmas cards and pressies!



Crib Designs have items reduced in their end of summer sale- a special selection of hand-made cloting for babies, toddlers and children can be found at fantastic prices. We especially love these recycled eco-surfer pants reduced to just £4.99!




Castles and Rainbows stock a huge range of items including childrens furniture, bedding, room accesssories, toys, clothing….phew they have it all! And they are offering 10% OFF with the discount code ”OCT10”



Make Baby Stuff.com

How to Make Baby Stuff

Make Baby Stuff.com is a fabby site for anyone in search of baby craft projects- learn how to make baby clothes, baby slings, nappy bags, baby toys- the lot! Its a great resource for all you craft loving mummys, and those wanting to do things a bit more frugally (well heck, these days I think that covers just about all of us!)

One of my favourite set of instructions has got to be for this recycled cardboard playhouse– I’ll be giving it a try next weekend thats for sure!

Complete with windows and skylights, many hours of fun could be had with this eco-friendly , money-saving and crafty creation! Infact, the kids can get involved in the making of it too- making it all the more desirable!

 This site is definatley worth checking out- enjoy!


Huge Summer Sale


Click Here for list of Sale Items !

This is one not to be missed! We have reduced tonnes of items in store, including our Hooligans of African Clothing, our Little Green Radicals clothing, Organic Baby Products, and a select range of Nappies……

Including Wonderoo One-Size Pocket Nappies on a BUY 2, GET ONE FREE Offer!!

Gets yours quick, while stocks last! 

 Plus, we still have our Babylegs on a FANTASTIC BUY 2 PAIRS FOR £12 OFFER!

 Choose from a HUGE range of designs!





We have also added some more Nappy Kits- including a Complete Kit of the bumGenius- everything you need for Cloth Nappying success!



Plus a handy Trial Pack which includes 3 bumGenius Nappies (each including 2 microfibre inserts) and a roll of flushable liners for just £40!

This is a great deal, and is proving to be very popular!

We are also thrilled to have the CuddleDry Bath Towel (as seen on BBC’s Dragon’s Den!) now in store, along with the CuddleMoo Toddler Towel.


These are the most gorgeously soft towels, made from Organic Cotton and Bamboo fibres- both make perfect Gifts!

CuddleDry: £24.99

CuddleMoo: £29.99