Archive | June, 2009

The Truth About G Diapers

June 27, 2009

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I want to thank my new friend Jen Varty for writing such a wonderfully informative blog post on gDiapers.  I couldn’t have written it better myself! G stands for Great Diaper Genius, grow, grassroots, green, gentle, and genuine are some of the “G” words imprinted on the inside of a gDiaper. Some of you may […]

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The #1 Reason Disposable Diapers Suck

June 22, 2009

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BLOWOUTS!! Yes, disposable diapers contain disgusting gel crystals. Yes, disposable diapers are horrible for the environment. Yes, disposable diapers are a waste of your hard-earned money. But, honestly blowouts are THE most annoying aspect of disposable diapers. We just returned from a week long vacation at the beach – hence the long break in blog […]

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Tips and Tricks From Apple Cheeks Cloth Diapers

June 14, 2009

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After my review of Apple Cheeks cloth diapers, Ilana let me know that they would soon be producing a video on how to get a good fit on your baby with chunky thighs. In addition to this video they also have a general how-to use Apple Cheeks cloth diapers video. Since working with the size […]

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How To Convert Bum Genuis to Snaps

June 11, 2009

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Crafty I’m not.  But, give me a big enough motivator and I’ll give it a try. Bum Genius aplix after about a year is horrendous.  Motivation?  Yes. If you have tons (or just one) of aplix Bum Genius cloth diapers and would like to convert them to snaps, follow these simple instructions. (here is the […]

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Rumparooz New G2 Design: Review

June 5, 2009

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I’ve been through many phases since beginning this cloth diaper journey in 2005. Prefolds and covers, to pockets, to All In Ones, to fitteds and wool, back to Pockets, then All In Twos (which is where I’m at now). I always have fitteds on hand for backup, never use prefolds and don’t really enjoy stuffing […]

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