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About Autumn Beck

Autumn is a wife, mother, homeschool teacher, friend and most important a follower of Christ. She began cloth diapering in 2005 and has experienced many joys and trials throughout the years. You can read more from Autumn over at https://www.facebook.com/beautifullyblessedlashes.

It is with joy I say farewell and pass the torch

November 5, 2014

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Once upon a time there was a mom of 3 that loved cloth diapers…maybe even loved them a little more than the average cloth diaper parent. This mom had a husband with the uncanny ability to turn any passion into a business so he encouraged his wife to write a cloth diaper ebook and blog […]

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Stinky, Sweaty Pits? Read this! Review of MB Natural Deodorant

September 5, 2014

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It’s part of the curse. I’m sure of it. Yes, it’s natural. Yes, we’d all die if we didn’t do it. But STILL! Sweat. Is it ever pleasant? Does anyone actually sweat pretty? Ok, maybe some of you sweat just enough to be healthy, but for those of us with the unenviable ability to literally […]

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You Are Going to Love the Tidy Tots All In Two! Review and *Giveaway*

May 14, 2014

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I am so excited for this opportunity to introduce you to Tidy Tots!  When I (Lisa, owner of Little For Now) told Autumn about the brand she asked me to guest write this post to share my passion for this company. Tidy Tots are a truly unique All-In-Two cloth diaper system.  The one size cover […]

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7…Make That 5 Things I Wish I Knew About Cloth Diapers

March 5, 2014

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In June 2012, I published what would come to be one of the most highly viewed and shared posts on All About Cloth Diapers. 7 Things I Wish I Knew About Cloth Diapers summed up what I felt were the seven basic necessities every beginner could start with and be successful. All are still valid […]

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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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10 of My Favorite Baby Products from 2013

January 14, 2014

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Having a new baby gives you plenty of opportunity to try out new products. Each year hundreds of items are released to eager consumers yet not all of them are worth the buy. I prefer to buy things that a friend or blogger has used and recommends. Hence the reason for this post. I don’t […]

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I’m 3 and I’ll do it myself thank-you-very-much!

January 3, 2014

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{Warning: Pic heavy. Lots of cuteness below.} On January 3, 2011, Camden Elijah was born into the water. He was my biggest baby at 9lbs even. It was a great birth especially after my transport during Sterling’s birth. With every birth you grow a lot and learn something about yourself you didn’t know before. After […]

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When and How to Strip Your Diapers

December 21, 2013

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It can be frustrating to take extra steps in the care of cloth diapers. Our clothes hardly ever require anything outside the normal detergent. Cloth diapers, however, consist of several layers of fabric and are always being peed and pooped in. How do you know if you need to strip your diapers and what exactly […]

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{Giveaway} Thirsties NEW One Size Pocket

December 17, 2013

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Thirsties deserves so much more than this quick post introducing you to their new “baby” but circumstances are preventing that right now! I had the best of intentions to have this post written last week then the 24 hour stomach virus hit family. Praise the Lord it was *only* 24 hours. After everyone, including my […]

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Walmart on Black Friday? Why, yes I did.

December 6, 2013

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It started out innocent enough.  The Friday after Thanksgiving my husband worked furiously on a 20 page paper he had due on Monday (he had just started it). Haley had been begging for weeks to get a Christmas tree and we promised her/them that we would after Thanksgiving. Late afternoon rolls around and my husband’s […]

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Abigailshim Dolls Waldorf Doll Giveaway! $165 value!!

November 29, 2013

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Did you have a doll when you were a little girl?  One you vividly remember playing with, caring for, dressing up and at times being rough with? I will never forget my yellow haired, blue eyed Cabbage Patch Doll.  I was not always nice to her though.  I drew on her, I tossed her around […]

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Support Small Business on Black Friday! Green Diaper Store Sales

November 26, 2013

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I have a special affection for all of my sponsors.  I don’t know any of them personally but through the magic of Facebook I can “know” them. One of my sponsors owns 3 cloth diaper sites in her spare time.  Her real job is being a mom to 3 boys.  My due date with Finley […]

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Finley is Dashing in These WAHM (work at home mom) Clothes!

November 22, 2013

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I often find myself explaining my purchases to my husband with the phrase, “But, I’m supporting other moms.”  It’s true! How can I possibly turn a blind eye to the extreme talent wahms are cranking out and selling on Etsy and Hyena Cart?? Are they Wal-mart cheap? No. It can be a bit more of […]

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My Awesome New Tokidoki Unikiki Ju Ju Be Clutch!

November 21, 2013

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I got a new pretty! I’m not a unicorn and rainbows girl.  Not really into cutsie cartoon drawings or Japanese art.  BUT, I LOVE Tokidoki Unikiki!!!! The bag I got is the Ju Ju Be Be Quick bag.  It’s small and convenient for grabbing on the go. The Be Quick bag measures 11.5″ x 7″ […]

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Finding a Nighttime Solution for My Toddler

November 11, 2013

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Camden has been daytime potty trained for several months now.  I usually put diapers on my kids at night until they have well proven themselves to be able to hold their pee.  Naptimes I am too trusting and about 30% of the time Camden has an accident. Finding a nighttime solution for Camden (he will […]

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