Archive | February, 2014

Curious about Microfiber, Hemp, and Bamboo inserts? Is there a RIGHT way to use them in a cloth diaper?

February 28, 2014

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I see questions about this a lot. People ask what IS the difference between microfiber, hemp and bamboo? Is there a certain way that they have to be used? There is, let me explain! Microfiber: Microfiber inserts are made from synthetic materials (i.e. man made). Super fast at absorbing wetness and just plain super absorbent. Used […]

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A review of my FAVORITE wool dryer balls: Littlebugfelt! {Plus giveaway}

February 26, 2014

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Last week I shared with you a few tips to get your cloth diapers to dry faster and more efficiently. One of the things I mentioned was wool dryer balls. I want to tell you a little more about wool dryer balls and share my FAVORITE ones with you, Littlebugfelt. I love my dryer balls […]

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Buying and Selling Cloth Diapers Part 2… a few places to buy/sell/trade cloth diapers

February 24, 2014

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Buying used cloth diapers is a great way to save money if you know what to look for. In Buying and Selling Cloth Diapers Part 1, I talked about a few things to keep in mind during transactions to keep both the buyer and seller happy and protected. Now lets talk about where you can […]

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Buying and Selling Cloth Diapers Part 1 … A few things to look out for.

February 21, 2014

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This time of year (tax season) brings a renewed spirit to the B/S/T sites (Buy, Sell, Trade in case you were wondering!) Things tend to be really slow around the holidays because everyone seems to be saving their money for presents, among other things! Now that it is all over and tax refunds are on their way […]

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Want to save some money? Learn how to get those cloth diapers dry faster!

February 19, 2014

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Many of us started cloth diapering to save money. Even though I fell off that wagon long ago (mostly due to the soft spot I have for Ragababe, my favorite cloth diaper! I may own way more than a few.) I still want to be able to save money where I can…even if it’s only […]

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I wanted to LOVE my GroVia’s, I really did… a review one year later.

February 17, 2014

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When Sophia was just a month old, I read some sad news on Facebook. The little baby boutique where I had seen my first cloth diapers and fallen in love was closing. Like many small businesses in today’s hard economy, the mom who ran the shop just couldn’t do it any more. She brought her […]

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Show your LOVE! Adoption fundraiser plus huge giveaway!

February 14, 2014

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Back in 2009, I was honored to help a high school friend raise funds for their first adoption (they have since adopted another son!). All About Cloth Diaper readers contributed over $300 to their goal. To this day, Jessica still sends our family a Christmas card and keeps us up-to-date on how Jake is doing […]

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Project Pomona- FINALLY! Jeans made for cloth diapers. (Size 2 & 3 side-by-side comparison)

February 11, 2014

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You want to know what is great about Project Pomona Jeans? Yes, they are made to work with cloth diapers and they are made in the USA. But my favorite part, because my pocketbook likes this one, is they will also fit your kid forever! Ok, maybe not that long. But these are designed to […]

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Say What??? Answers to all of my cloth diapering questions!?!

February 7, 2014

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I am lovin’ everyone’s feedback about suggestions for blog posts! But looking at all the comments got me thinking. There was a lot of…. “I’m new, I don’t know where to start! Please help!” or “How/when do I strip my cloth diapers!” and  “More Reviews!” Well, have I got good news for you! Yes, we […]

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15,000 Facebook fans!! Woo Hoo! Time to celebrate! Anyone interested in a GIVEAWAY!?

February 5, 2014

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All About Cloth Diapers has reached 15,000 Facebook fans!!! We are so excited and thankful for all of your amazing support. What a blessing it is to have so many wonderful fans! Autumn took a leap of faith by allowing me to join the All About Cloth Diapers family. I am so happy that she […]

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Why oh why are my diapers leaking?!? You’ll be surprised, there might be a simple solution!

February 3, 2014

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There is always a lot of talk about detergent buildup, wicking, and delamination. While these things can be very real, troublesome issues, the answer is sometimes simpler. Two questions you need to ask yourself before you worry about those other things are: Does this diaper fit right? And Am I using enough absorbency? Sophia is […]

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