Fun thumb & finger guards to help stop thumb sucking

Thumbs up for Thumbsie®

Here’s a great review from a mum who both Thumbsie®  thumb guards, our book – Thumbs Up For Ted’s Thumbsie and a reward chart pack. “I would highly recommend Thumbsie’s for anyone trying to stop their child from sucking their thumb, we are so pleased with the results we have had….Polly is nearly 4 years old […]

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Scottish Dental Awards 2019

Scottish Dental Awards 2019 We are delighted that Thumbsie® has found recognition north of the border in Scotland and has been shortlisted in the Scottish Dental Awards 2019for Innovation Award. This award recognises those individuals, teams and organisations who are pushing the boundaries of the dental profession. The Awards particularly focus on people who place […]

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We took a leap of faith with Thumbsie

“Livvy was an avid thumb sucker from three weeks old. We thought it was cute and were pleased she could self-sooth from an early age! As she got older we realised her thumb sucking was becoming more of an issue, especially as her thumb was frequently in during the day when she was speaking or […]

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Thumbsie® thumb sucking book – an interview with the author

Writing a positive book to accompany the Thumbsie® products seemed like the perfect, child-friendly addition to this gentle thumb sucking solution.  We hope that a story will be a fun way that more children can learn that there is a solution to their thumb sucking problem, and feel encouraged to give up sucking as easily […]

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Thumbsie® begins a new chapter with its own story book to help stop sucking

Thumbsie® is all about making children (and families) happy.  It’s a gentle, effective and fun method of giving up thumb sucking, which offers support, reward and success.  In fact, it has been so successful for so many families that we wanted to spread the Thumbsie® message as widely as possible – children can give up thumb […]

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Thumbsie® Nominated for Third National Award in a Year

We are so excited that Thumbsie®can add another National Award nomination to our growing list.  This time owner Jo Bates has been selected as a Finalist in The Best Business Women Awards for the category, Best Business Woman in Retail or a Consumer Business; her third National Award nomination in 12 months. Mum of three, […]

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Thumbsie®Launched First Thumb Sucking Dental Clinic in Harpenden

Thirty-seven children arrived at Pure Dentistry, Harpenden in July for the first Thumbsie® Thumb Sucking Clinic.  The clinic run in partnership between Thumbsie® and Pure Dentistry, welcomed children between 3 and 10 years of age, all desperate to give up sucking and determined to find a solution. The families arrived for a morning session, where […]

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Spreading the Thumbsie® Magic

“I am totally shocked that after only 2 weeks my 7-year-old daughter has stopped sucking her thumb.” The words of delighted mum, Lowri whose daughter, Ellie’s thumb sucking habit was so strong, she thought she would never be able to break it. Ellie sucked her thumb at every opportunity, even though her latest school concert, which […]

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Big Achievement in the Small Awards

The National ‘Small Awards’ has announced its shortlists for the 2018 awards and we are absolutely delighted that Thumbsie® has been nominated as one of the finalists in the Digital Star category. The Small Awards targets the whole UK small business sector, focusing on businesses often overlooked by other awards.  In its second year it has […]

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How to Give Up the Thumb Sucking Habit Successfully

Habits are quite often unconscious and that is why they are hard to break. The word habit comes from France and originally meant a ‘dress’ or ‘attire’ it is only relatively recently that it has come to mean a regular practice, one that is normally hard to give up. Thumb sucking is a very natural […]

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