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Rehab Your Diapers or Donate Them to Those In Need?

May 20, 2013


Most cloth diapers are built tough and can withstand the most brutal of toddler use.  But, occasionally an injury occurs.  A broken snap, busted elastic or velcro loses its stickiness. There are those who will donate these “GUC” diapers or sell for a substantially lower price. (GUC= good used condition.  This would include diapers that […]

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Sweet Pea Newborn Diaper Cover Review

April 15, 2013


Guest post by Drea Lamson The newborn Sweet Pea diaper cover has been one of my favorites! It fits babies from 6-12 pounds. There’s one set of rise snaps for a more customized fit. This cover was an excellent fit fully snapped on my newborn son.   At birth he was 8 lbs 4 oz and […]

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Skeptics Be Gone! Thirsties Saves You Money (giveaway)

March 6, 2013


Thirsties is well known as a rock in the cloth diaper industry. True to their values and steadfast in their mission, customers can trust the Thirsties brand. The mission of Thirsties, Inc. is to make it easy and affordable for every family to choose cloth while simultaneously investing in our local economy and sustainable business […]

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How Many Budgets Are Affected From Buying Cloth Diapers

February 11, 2013


Cloth diapering is a choice many families make out of necessity. Simply put, disposable diapers are a huge budget breaker and a waste of money. I’ve struggled severely financially before. I know the gut punch it is to buy groceries and then spend a fifth of your budget on diapers only to throw it in […]

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Sweet Pea Diaper Reveals NEW Prints!

October 9, 2012


You know how much I love Sweet Pea diaper covers right?? They have been included on the My Recommendations page since the moment I first used them. I’ve even passed on the Sweet Pea love to others that write guest posts about them! A Sweet Diaper Cover From Sweet Pea Diapers was written by a […]

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Do Cloth Diapers Really Save You Money?

September 17, 2012


I’ve shown you in the past how you can begin using cloth diapers for $200. But, the reality is most of us a visual learners.  Show us a graph, chart or pretty infographic and you got us. Do you ever wonder how many disposable diapers a child goes through in a year?  Have you ever […]

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Are You Looking For a Cheap Fitted Cloth Diaper?

August 20, 2012


Fitted cloth diapers are an excellent option for nighttime, newborns and poo containment. Many amazing WAHMs produce high quality, super absorbent fitteds often with exquisite fabrics that bump the price up to a level out of reach of many cloth diapering parents. However, there are options for parents wishing to use fitteds that won’t break […]

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I Cried When It Died Now I Find Joy

July 24, 2012


It’s 2012, and the sad reality is I have a full-blown addiction to modern convenience. Sure, I talk about living off the land and abandoning most inventions of the last 200 years, but the truth is I’d have a hard time adjusting to this reality. Two weeks ago my dryer died. I cried. How pathetic […]

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Two Moms Review Baby Babu Plus a Giveaway

July 20, 2012


Hope and Joe Chanda not only are the blessed parents of twin boys but also manage to find time to operate their business Baby Babu. Joe has been a joy to work with!  I’ve really come to appreciate owners who care about their customers and representatives. Several months ago I was sent products to try […]

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How to Cloth Diaper Your Baby For $200

April 18, 2012


For this post I’m going to suggest options other than prefolds and homemade cloth diapers.  Congratulations! You’ve made the decision to use cloth diapers and now you get to shop. BUT, you only have $200 and that’s all you can squeeze out of your money tree. No problem. $200 is plenty to purchase the necessary […]

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Saving Money with Cloth Diapers

March 26, 2012


Guest post by Amber Roy. Cloth diaper users say it all the time, “cloth saves money.”  But in reality, the cost of cloth can add up quickly.  If you have decided to use cloth to cut costs, here are the best ways to save money: Don’t go overboard buying diapers We all enjoy getting a […]

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A Directory of Newborn Cloth Diaper Rental Programs

March 21, 2012


Congratulations on the upcoming birth or new arrival of your baby!  There is no greater blessing than a precious newborn. No doubt you are overwhelmed with all the choices you are faced with.  How you diaper your baby DOES matter. If you have shopped newborn cloth diapers and have sticker-shock, I have good news!  You […]

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Cloth Diaper Savings Calculator

March 14, 2012


You’ve seen the writing on the wall.  You’ve drunk the kool-aid. You’re prepared to sell grandma’s antique brooch.  You are 100% sold on cloth diapers. But, Dad?  Not so much. Oh, trust me, I know you’ve tried.  You’ve shown him the cute prints, the nasty gel beads and the landfill pictures with sea gulls and […]

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Hiney Lineys: A Versatile, Money Saving Cloth Diaper System

February 21, 2012


Cost is probably the number one reason parents make the switch from disposable diapers to cloth diapers.  But, the start up costs for cloth diapers can be very intimidating. However, there are many ways to begin using cloth diapers on a modest budget.  One smart system is Hiney Lineys. What is the Hiney Liney Diapering […]

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Giving Diapers, Giving Hope Providing Cloth Diapers For Families In Need

January 24, 2012


Years ago, if you wanted to use cloth diapers but couldn’t afford them Miracle Diapers was your ray of light.  Apply, qualify, receive cloth diapers. With Miracle Diapers now a thing of the past where is a family in genuine need to turn? It’s a new day and new ray of light for hard working […]

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