Category Archives: Friday Freebies

Have you heard of the innovative baby brand Minene?

Minene “my child” is the innovative baby brand, started by 3 young mothers who wanted to create quality, inventive yet practical products at competitive prices. This month, Minene are taking part in the Sudocrem Slot Machine (, where they are giving away 5 Bandana Style Bib Sets and 3 Supersized Muslins. Come back every Friday for your chance to win!


Who are Minene?

Established in the UK for 7 years, Minene UK are a design led baby product brand made for parents by parents.  They manufacture, distribute and sell a lovely range of products through many popular retail outlets including John Lewis, House of Fraser to name a few.

Minene also value Safety, Innovation, Quality and Functionality plus they design their product range with real love. All their products are ASTM and EN71 certified as well as being Azo free. Additionally, the brand combines this great ethos for quality with a fantastic level of creative flair. For example, at Minene their in-house design team pride themselves on designing beautiful products which are made with love to create a practical, functional and unique design for you to enjoy.

Minene sell a vast array of product lines from gorgeous newborn gifts to a cute bath time range. Their best-selling ranges include storage, pushchair liners and clothing. Check them out!


Their stylish toy storage ideas features a range of storage boxes and baskets suitable for nurseries, playrooms and more. Plus, they have a range of sizes and designs; small and large boxes, baskets and basket sets. They are the perfect toy storage solutions for every room in the house!




The Minene clothing and pyjama range is all made from 100% soft jersey cotton. From soft pink florals to stylish designs, every little one will find an outfit or pair children’s pyjamas that they love.


Pushchair Liners

Minene’s range of pushchair liners are made of 100% cotton, and they ensure that your little one stays cool when out and about, as well as keeping pushchair clean and tidy when in use and adding a splash of colour. Available in a range of colours and patterns, fabrics are also available in storage, dribble cloths and bedding.


Find out more about Minene here.

Christmas has come early thanks to Tobar!

This week we have a brand new Friday Freebie Slot Machine over on our Facebook page. In this month’s competition you can WIN a fantastic range of prizes from Tobar, one of the UK’s leading online toy retailers. Here is a little bit more information about the wonderful prizes you can win!

Christmas has come early thanks to Tobar

Keeping your little ones entertained is a fantastic way to bond with your child. With pre-school children mixing up the kind of toys you play with helps you to enjoy different games together. Tobar have designed some incredible toys including the Award Winning Bump N Go Bubble train which works as an indoor and outdoor toy. This brightly coloured train toy moves along the ground, makes noises and blows bubbles from its chimney. When activated, the train rolls forward whilst making chugging train noises, producing a vast and continuous plume of bubbles. You child can have fun chasing the train and using their imagination to pretend to be going on a train journey. Continue reading

Introducing The Gro Company and the Gro-Hush Baby Soother!

We have once again launched our super successful slot machine. In this month’s competition we are giving away some fantastic Gro-Hush Baby Soothers from The Gro Company! Take part here:   But, we thought you might like to hear more about the company and their top products, so, here it goes!

The Gro Company, mother with baby

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Have You Tried Aquabeads?

This week, we’re excited to announce that we’re running a competition for more than £75 of Aquabeads goodies! You can enter the competition over on our Facebook Page.



Jewel Starter Set, RRP £10.99, available from Toys R Us, Argos & Amazon

Aquabeads are small colourful beads that can be arranged on a template into a pattern and then magically stick together with a quick spray of water. They’re the perfect mess-free arts and crafts activity for children aged 4-10 years.

If your child loves arts and crafts then the Aquabeads Jewel Starter Set is just the product to introduce them to the range. With over 800 jewel beads, and 5 template sheets, there are plenty of designs to be made, and you can even create 3D creations with this set – including a pencil-holder and a photo frame. There’s also a pretty bead case included to hold the beads and a super handy bead pen for precision.


Hello Kitty Fashion Set, RRP £14.99, available from Toys R Us, Argos & Amazon

This cute Hello Kitty Fashion Set is the perfect pack for creative children who love Hello Kitty! With over 600 Aquabeads included, as well as plenty of Hello Kitty designs to make, you can even store your Aquabeads in the super cute Hello-Kitty shaped case.

You can buy Aquabeads from all good toy stores including Toys R Us, Argos and Amazon.

You can browse Aquabeads products and download brand new templates on the Aquabeads website,

Please note that this product is not suitable for children under 36 months.

Terms and conditions
1. No purchase necessary.
2. The competition is open to all citizens of the United Kingdom aged 16 years or over. Employees of Forest Laboratories UK Ltd and their families or households are not eligible to enter.
3. Details of how to enter form part of the Terms and Conditions. It is a condition of entry that all rules are accepted as final and that the competitor agrees to abide by these rules. The decision of the judges is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
4. All prizes are non-transferable. There is no cash or prize alternative.
5. All out of pocket expenses other than those specified are the responsibility of the winner.
6. The prizes are as described on††from†November 21 2014.
7.a. Entries must be submitted via the Sudocrem Facebook timeline found here† Only entries submitted before 11.59pm Thursday 27 November 2014 will be counted.
b. To enter, users must comment #ILoveAquabeads below the post. A comment containing the hashtag will result in the user being entered into the random sweepstake draw for the goody bag. Users may do this only once.
c. Each user who comments may also ìlikeî that dayís competition post to receive double entry into that specific competition draw.
d. Users may also gain an extra entry for tweeting using #ILoveAquabeads
e. The acceptance, disqualification or deletion of competition entries, without explanation or prior notification is entirely at the discretion of Forest Laboratories UK Ltd.
8. Disqualification of entrants is at the discretion of Forest Laboratories UK Ltd and final.
9. Winners will be notified within 5 working days of the competition ending.
10. Winners will be selected at random from users who have commented the post with #ILoveAquabeads
11. The winner may be required to participate in publicity.
12. The grand prize is the Aquabeads prize bundle shown above. The prize has an RRP of £77.93 and only one will be won.
The contents of the prize is as follows:
– Hello Kitty Play Pack £5.99
– Jewel Rings Set £9.99
– Deluxe Set £19.99
– 2 x Jewel Bead Refill £7.99(x2)
– Jewel Starter Set £10.99
– Hello Kitty Fashion Set £14.99
12.b. 3 Runners up Sudocrem goody bags
13. Events may occur that render the competition itself or the awarding of the prizes impossible due to reasons beyond the control of Forest Laboratories UK Ltd and accordingly Forest Laboratories UK Ltd may at its absolute discretion vary or amend the promotion and the entrant agrees that no liability shall attach to Forest Laboratories UK Ltd as a result thereof. Forest Laboratories UK Ltd reserves the right to cancel or amend the terms of this promotion without notice due to circumstances outside its control.
14. By entering the competition it will be assumed that you have read, understood and agreed to these Terms and Conditions.
15. Forest Laboratories UK Ltd reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, this competition with or without prior notice due to reasons outside its control.
16. Forest Laboratories UK Ltd accepts no responsibility and disclaims any liability for any damage, loss, liabilities, injury or disappointment incurred or suffered by you as a result of entering the competition or accepting the Prize.
17. The Competition will be governed by English law.
18. Forest Laboratories UK Ltd, save to the extent that disclosure might be required by law, keep confidential all information about the entrants and shall not disclose or share any information which they learn about the entrant.
19. Prizes may take up to 10 days to be delivered to winners.
20. The promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. Facebook are not responsible to entrants in respect of any aspect of this promotion.