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An interview with Susie Stubbs - Totter + Tumble

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An interview with Susie Stubbs - Totter + Tumble

There is no hiding my love of Totter & Tumble, I have their spotty Scout playmat in the shop. Looks great, comfy for little ones to sit on and wipe clean - it's by far the hardest working thing in the store (other than yours truely). The lovely Susie has becoming somewhat of an insta-pal of mine and I really wanted to get her on the blog, especially as she's just launched her new collection AND secured John Lewis as a stockist of her gorgeous mats!  So here you go, the lovely Susie from Totter + Tumble... Tell us how...

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An interview with Becca Stern - Mustard

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An interview with Becca Stern - Mustard

I LOVE LOCKERS. I'm not afraid to shout it from the rooftops, and more importantly I love Mustard lockers. I had the pleasure of meeting one half of the sister-duo behind Mustard, Jess, last year at a sample sale where I picked up a mustard shorty for Jaspers bedside table.  I was so impressed, jealous and in love with Jaspers locker that I got one for the shop too! To be honest, it was the first thing I bought!  Here we sit down with the lovely Becca, all the way from Australia to chat all things Mustard!    Tell us...

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How to clean your Olli Ella Dinkum Doll

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How to clean your Olli Ella Dinkum Doll

Given how much you all love the Dinkum Dolls, we wanted to create a quite 'how to clean' guide. If you're favourite dolls gets a little grubby, don't worry at all! Here are a couple of snippets that will help, but for the full blog (and gorgeous pictures) visit Olliella.com or click here.  We always recommend that, if possible, you spot clean your Dinkum Doll by hand. To do this, simply follow the below steps: 1. Brush Hair. Start by brushing your Dinkum Doll's hair using a soft-bristled brush. This is important to do prior to washing in order to remove any...

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The wheat bag and why it's essential to self-care

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The wheat bag and why it's essential to self-care

West Stanton Blog: "The wheat bag and why it's essential to self-care"

After years of admiring this brand and these gorgeous products, it brings me so much joy to add Blästa Henriët, to West Stanton Store. For those of you who haven't used wheat bags before, you might find the below blog written by our friends at Blästa Henriët useful.

A wheat bag (or “microwave heat pack”) provides natural pain relief and relaxing warmth.

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Parenting in a Pandemic

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Parenting in a Pandemic

Parenting is tough at the best of times, we all know that. The sleep regressions, the teething, the endless mum shaped guilt. Little did we know that that was all merely basic training for what 2020 was going to bring – a deadly lockdown inducing global pandemic that would require us to spend 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with our pride and joy; our children. 

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