With Christmas just around the corner we thought we would put together a selection of beautiful gifts from some of our favorite brands. We love to support small businesses as we know how easy it is to be lost amongst the massive sales and expensive adverts of the big multinational corporations. The vast majority of Christmas presents I will be buying this year will be from small independent shops both locally and online - and I am convinced this is where it will make the most
The inspiration behind Tickle Tots new Summer 2017 prints was drawn from childhood experiences of the great outdoors. With a rural upbringing, the summer months were spent outside playing imaginary games with friends, building dens, camping and climbing trees. Young children learn best through play, and the natural world is the best classroom of all. From environmentalist Rachel Carson "The Sense of Wonder"
"Play, Incorporating Animistic and Magical Thinking Is Important Bec
Many local councils in the UK offer incentive schemes to encourage the take up of cloth nappies to help with the ever increasing landfill costs. It costs councils approximately £100 per baby in landfill tax, and this doesn't include paying the wages of bin men and landfill staff, and the purchase and maintenance of bin lorries. It is therefore not surprising that many councils are keen to encourage cloth nappy using families. There is, however no centralised budget available
Here at Tickle Tots we know how important it is to get a good nights sleep, for both babies and their parents. Sleep deprivation is probably the hardest part of parenting to deal with, and has huge implications for your health and wellbeing, and babies need plenty of sleep to help with the massive developmental changes they are going through, particularly in their first two years. Newborns have tiny tummies, resulting in them needing lots of small feeds very regularly, includ
If you want to get the best out of your Tickle Tots nappy, it is really important to look after them properly. We I'll run through the best practices for washing, drying and general care and why it is important to follow these guidelines. Washing. After you have removed a wet or dirty nappy fold close the Velcro laundry tabs. This stops the nappies from sticking together in the wash and damaging the bamboo lining and inserts. If the nappy is dirty, flush any solids and give y
Interested to find out what the new Tickle Tots 2's are like? Find out what our lovely brand reps have had to say ... Kerry Laidlaw, mum to Grace: 'When I saw that Tickle Tots were looking for brand representatives I was intrigued. I had seen the name pop up on a few cloth nappy pages recently and the general consensus was very good. Having tried and tested a wide variety of different nappies I decided to find out more. What is it that makes this particular nappy so good? I d