Little Monsters' Big Blog
Preparing to sell your children’s gently used items to a resale shop is important if you want to get the maximum amount of value back. To put it plain and simple, no store will buy dirty, broken, and/or incomplete clothing, toys, or equipment, and at Little Monsters Children’s Resale Shop, we’re no different. Here are some helpful suggestions on how to prepare and clean the items you plan on selling. Read More
We’re having a customer appreciation sale on October 7th, 2016. 50% OFF nearly all of our extensive selection of high quality clothing!
This is the first sale planned for October, so keep up and keep saving big at Little Monsters Children’s Resale Shop! Read More
I’ve always been a frugal shopper. I could never understand why someone would want to buy a new article of clothing, take it home and wash it, and then feel happy they just spent 30-75% more than if they would have bought that same item at a resale or consignment shop. In fact, growing up, we didn’t want our clothes to look “brand new” because it just wasn’t cool. Distressed jeans, broken in sneakers, a worn bomber jacket… those were the things that were cool! That weird blue colored pair of brand new jeans and shiny white sneakers were not.
Now, years later, we find ourselves in a “mass consumption society” with shoppers who have a “throw away” mentality, fueled by the open markets in China, South America and other 3rd World economies. Advertising entices you to BUY BUY BUY, makes you feel inadequate, and dares you to be “obsessive about shoes” or that you “must have one of each color.” It’s a never-ending cycle that usually leaves us all feeling a little bit worse and leaves our wallets much worse for wear. Read More
Although we all hope and pray that we’ll never have to use cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on a child or infant, it’s of the utmost importance that we know the signs and steps so that we can help out in the event of a breathing emergency. The amount of time you have to save a life or prevent permanent brain damage is quite minimal and time is not on your side. In this article you’ll be able to learn and review the steps to perform CPR on a baby who may be choking or who has stopped breathing. Read More