Archive | March, 2011

Kelly’s Cloth Diaper Story Became a Project

March 29, 2011

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I’ll tell you in one word why I started cloth diapering my (now 9 year old) daughter. Money. We were broke. We were so broke we couldn’t afford to order diaper wraps or even the good prefolds online because that required a) money and b) a debit or credit card, which we didn’t have. I […]

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Why I Cloth Diaper by Britanie

March 25, 2011

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Why I Cloth Diaper by Britanie Myers Before I became a mom I never thought I would have a passion for diapers. The thought had never even crossed my mind but it has been nearly 9 months since my son was born and I am in LOVE with cloth diapers. I started doing some research […]

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I Chose Five Winners! Did you win?

March 24, 2011

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Infertility, poverty, adoption, bleeding rashes, stubbornness, Earth lovers, haters of waste…these are the themes running through the 65 cloth diaper stories you sent me. You poured your heart out in these stories.  I could feel the heartbreak of years of trying to conceive, the agony of watching you baby suffer through months of persistent rashes […]

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Should You Shop at Franklin Goose?

March 20, 2011

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Franklin Goose is a newer company (launched in 2010, I believe). In the beginning they seemed to do all the right things to get their name out and bring in customers.  In the end (or what very well seems like their end) they’ve done all the wrong things. Cheating customers, “stealing” money and playing the […]

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Your Cloth Diaper Stories Inspire Me!

March 18, 2011

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You guys are amazing! Things have been crazy around my house this week… First, Sterling began potty training.  Unexpectedly, which left me feeling a little overwhelmed by his “bigness”.  Day one went as you might expect, a few successes and a few messes.  Day two was going awesome and then the stomach bug hit him. […]

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Tell Me Your Cloth Diaper Story

March 14, 2011

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Thank you for all your submissions!!  I have read through most of them but still have 14 left to go (there were 65 entries!). I will announce the winners in the next couple of days! You’ve read my story: Why Choose Cloth Diapers: Health Reasons, Why I Blog About Cloth Diapers and 3 Reasons Why […]

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Motherlove Products Rock! Review and Giveaway!

March 7, 2011

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***WINNER CHOSEN*** Congratulations, Ellie! You were chosen randomly by the program “And the winner is..” If you’ve had a baby at home or in a birth center then you are familiar with that nasty herbal bath they suggest you get in after birth.  Pretty much you gaurantees that you will smell like an Italian restaurant […]

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A Few Fun Cloth Diaper Events!

March 3, 2011

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March Photo Contest!! My Little Peanut Itti bitti fundraiser to help the people of the Christchurch earthquake Guiness World Records Diaper Changing Challenge! Will you be a part of this fun event? Commit to using 3 cloth diapers a day instead of disposables for 1 year.

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Cloth Diaper Q&A Vol 4

March 1, 2011

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Today’s questions come from Z’s Mama. If the Flip Stay Dry insert is made of “3 absorbent layers of microfiber and a smooth stay-dry suede that wicks away moisture from your baby’s bum”…does that mean that it will trap the urea? I’ve noticed lots more rashes though I’m changing my son as often as I […]

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