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Where to buy cloth diapers

November 19, 2010

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Everyone has their favorite place to shop for cloth diapers.  But, when you’re new to everything you have no clue where to start. If you’ve checked out the My Recommendations tab you’ll see many linked to Amazon.  Why Amazon? Amazon isn’t likely to move pages around and stop carrying something which creates less work for […]


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Preparing to cloth diaper a newborn

November 16, 2010

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Preparing for a newborn is the fun balance to all the nausea, frequent peeing and braxton hicks that go with pregnancy. No matter how uncomfortable I am it seems I can always move a piece of furniture if it has to do with the baby. And fold laundry?! No fun in that unless it’s itty […]


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How to Store Dirty Cloth Diapers

October 11, 2010

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There are a few different options you may choose when it comes to storing your dirty cloth diapers. Wetbag: Choosing a wetbag is almost as hard as choosing a cloth diaper.  There are so many brands, patterns and prints.  Do you want cute? Do you want cheap? Do you want stylish? Do you want leak/smell […]


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Cloth Diapers Made In The U.S.A.

September 8, 2010

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Families of all kinds are making the pledge to only buy  products made in the U.S.A.  By all kinds I mean mainstream, crunchy, religious…doesn’t really matter. Thankfully, most companies proudly display their Made In The U.S.A. badge.  But, when you shop through an online store carrying many brands it’s often hard to find where the […]


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When Cloth Diapers Leak Part 2

August 31, 2010

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On Friday, I began this series (When Cloth Diapers Leak Part 1) by discussing 4 causes of cloth diaper leaks.  To remind you, here is the list: Poor fit. Soaker material vs. pee speed incompatibility. Poor construction of the diaper. Heavy Wetter. Over saturation. Compression leaks. Repelling either from rash cream or fabric softener (& […]


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When Cloth Diapers Leak Part 1

August 27, 2010

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Questions and comments always seem to come in groups. One week it’s rashes, the next it’s cloth diapering a newborn.  Recently, I’ve had a string of questions dealing with leaking. Leaking is no fun- ever. It never fails that your child is dressed for church or a play date in the cutest outfit, then you […]


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How Many Cloth Diapers Do You Need?

July 27, 2010

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I said need. I am often asked this question from moms of children of all ages.  The number will vary depending on the age of your child. During the newborn stage, regardless if one uses cloth diapers or disposables, babies go through a lot of diapers.  Which is yet another obvious reason why one would […]


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