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Eco-conscious ideas for when you’re out and about!

You might have noticed that we no longer use single use shopping bags at Use-Ta! Finding out more about the impact of producing shopping bags (paper and plastic) got me thinking about all the ways in which we can make a small difference to our environment, just by being prepared and organised. Here’s some ideas on how to turn any outing with your little ones into an eco-friendly adventure!

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5 Things to De-clutter Before School Starts!

  The start of the school year is fast approaching and while it's been lovely to spend quality family time together, I know in our family we're all going stir-crazy and really looking forward to the new term! Before we get there, I am definitely feeling the urge to organise the house so we can hopefully keep the transition to school as stress-free as possible.  Before I start any project it makes me feel better to write a list (classic procrastination technique!) so here goes, my top 5 areas that need to be de-cluttered and reorganised before the end of the school holidays: 1. The Tupperware Drawer Every school has different expectations for school lunches and it might be worth sussing out...

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Now Hiring!

Do you love shopping at Use-Ta!? You might also enjoy working here, and it just so happens that we're looking for a new team member! The main responsibilites are: Talking to our lovely customers in person and via social media and email Sorting, processing and displaying new stock Processing sales, cashing up the till and general store admin Posting your favourite things on Facebook or Instagram Excellent knowledge of kids’ fashion brands is essential as is a great approach to selling and customer service. Retail experience, reliability and initiative are important as you’ll be working solo most of the time. We've got a staff member on holiday for a month so there are lots of shifts on offer for the...

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