Author Archives | Jennifer Reinhardt

About Jennifer Reinhardt

Jennifer is a 33 year old SAHM to one beautiful little girl named Sophia. She closed her business, Curves, when she found out she was pregnant so she could stay home with her. Jennifer fell in love with cloth diapers even before Sophia was born and searches for ways every day to share the love!

Looking For a Unique Way to Experience Cloth Diapers?

April 21, 2014

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It is facts like these that solidly back my support for the use of cloth diapers instead of disposables. Per the Real Diaper Association’s website: “Disposable diapers are the third largest single consumer item in landfills; it is estimated to take about 250-500 years for one disposable diaper to decompose; and the manufacture and use […]

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Is it Necessary to Use a Cloth Diaper Safe Detergent?

April 16, 2014

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I am sure you have gathered by now, I am a Tide user. But it is not where I started. I too heard that you must use approved cloth diaper safe detergents. But as Autumn has said before, I think you have a little more wiggle room with that than you think. I may go […]

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What works for me…How I wash cloth diapers!

April 14, 2014

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I am going to start by telling you while this wash routine works great for me, there is no guarantee that it will work for you. There are so many variables to consider with cloth diaper laundry (i.e. Water type, washer type, detergents, which cloth diapers are used). I actually really wish it weren’t so […]

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How To Remove Just About Any Stain From a Cloth Diaper: a step-by-step guide

April 9, 2014

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I know that there are people out there that could care less if one of their cloth diapers has a stain. Not me, I like to keep mine stain free because I never know when I will need to whip out a cloth diaper to show a layman how awesome they are! It’s not as […]

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Big Announcement! Recommendations Page Is Updated!

April 7, 2014

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Whew! That was a bigger task than I thought. The recommendations page is an awesome resource for people new to cloth or someone just looking to try something new.  There are links to buy the items and quick links to indepth All About Cloth Diapers reviews! It is full of all things cloth diaper…from A-Z. Now included are […]

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The Three D’s of Poo Removal: Diaper Sprayer, Dunk and Swish and Disposable Liners!

April 4, 2014

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We have definitely crossed into the land of toddler poo. A much different place than exclusively breastfed island and starting solids peninsula! If you have other children you know what to expect. But if this is your first, you might be in for a rude awakening. In the early days, when your little one is exclusively […]

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My Three Favorite Homemade Wipes Solution Recipes!

March 31, 2014

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I often suggest that to make cloth diapering successful, you need to keep things as simple as possible. For me…keeping it simple means I use a concentrate like Lusa Baby Wipe Juice, mix it with water and add to a spray bottle. Viola! I have wipes solution! But I know lots of people want to make […]

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Hard Water Washing Woes? Have you tried Calgon?

March 27, 2014

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They say one of the first steps is admitting you have a problem… Well… I have hard water. Do you? What is hard water anyway? How do you know you have it? Wikipedia states that approximately 85% of the households in the United States have hard water. Hard water just means that it has high […]

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My New Favorite Mid-Priced All in One! Imagine Bamboo AIO {Review and Giveaway}

March 24, 2014

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I have to tell you…I was very pleasantly surprised by how much I liked Imagine’s Bamboo All in One diaper. I think I may have a new favorite mid-range priced cloth diaper now! Kate at The Joyful Giraffe recently started carrying Imagine Baby Products and is so excited about it. She sent me an Imagine Bamboo […]

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Cloth Wipes? Yes… You Should! Side-by-Side Comparison of 4 Brands

March 20, 2014

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I’ve said it before and I will say it again. If you use cloth diapers…cloth wipes are just a natural extension of that. You already have a place to throw the used ones. You already have a way to wash them. You buy these once (or you can make your own) and they can go […]

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Cloth Diaper Safe Diaper Rash Creams UPDATED AGAIN!

March 17, 2014

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Cloth Diaper Safe Rash Creams Updated is one of All About Cloth Diapers highest read posts. The last time it was updated was back in 2012! Let’s see what has changed in the meantime. Autumn made a great point in her update. Be sure you clear up the underlying problem first; otherwise the rash may keep […]

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Wipes Solution or no Wipes Solution…or maybe just use Water???

March 14, 2014

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I do love a good wipes solution. It’s because I love using cloth wipes. If I use cloth diapers, cloth wipes just seem like a natural extension. I know that some find disposable wipes to be so much more convenient to use…I am looking at you Autumn, lol…but I don’t really find that the case for […]

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A Few Tips on Sewing Your Own Cloth Diapers from Babyville Boutique

March 12, 2014

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You want to sew your own cloth diapers? That’s awesome! I want to help, I really do…but I cannot even get a button sewn on right! So I enlisted a little help from someone that actually knows what they are doing to give you a few great tips and get you started off in the right […]

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5 Simple Steps That Can Help to PREVENT Ammonia Issues

March 10, 2014

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People are always asking what to do about ammonia problems. You know… that stink that burns your eyes! The little red bum that breaks your heart to see! I myself struggled with ammonia for a while. Like anything, it is super frustrating to see your little baby in any pain at all, even just a rash. […]

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Swaddlebees Simplex 2.0 All in One Long Term Test Drive {review}

March 7, 2014

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Last month I wrote about my experience with our GroVia cloth diapers after a year of use. I got a lot of positive feedback from people who wanted to see more reviews of well-loved fluff. This type of review gives you an idea of what you can expect from a cloth diaper down the road. Please […]

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