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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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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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What Are The Best Daycare and Nighttime Cloth Diapers

October 20, 2012

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Questions about nighttime cloth diapering, washing and recommendations never stop flooding my inbox. Here is a question asked many times in many different ways: Hi Autumn! I was wondering if you could give me your opinion. I have a 3 month old that I have been cloth diapering since 4 weeks. She was only 5 […]


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Cloth Diaper Q&A Vol 8: Hybrids and Budget

January 16, 2012

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Autumn, I am just starting to research cloth diapering, and this post has been a HUGE help! Your website is great!! I’ve been trying to convince my husband why we should do it before our daughter was born, and now that our disposables are running out from the shower, I think it’s time to try […]


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Cloth Diaper Q&A Volume 7: The Beauty of Softbums

October 17, 2011

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Occasionally I receive comments that make perfect blog posts. Today in Volume 7 of the Cloth Diaper Q&A series, Lisa tries to iron out a few wrinkles in her plan to start cloth diapering. Warning, this is going to be long, lol! Ok, I’ve been reading your blog for two days straight and have learned […]


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Cloth Diaper Q&A What to Buy for a Newborn

September 6, 2011

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Jordynn is years ahead of where I was when I was expecting my first child. Way to go! Here is her question for today’s Cloth Diaper Q&A: Hi, I am a first time mom and am considering cloth diapering my son. He will be here in about three months, so I am trying to get […]


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Cloth Diaper Q&A Vol 5: Detergents

June 14, 2011

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Autumn, What is the best (yet good on the wallet) laundry detergent to use on cloth diapers? ~Jessica S. In the 6 years (eep!) I have been cloth diapering the same questions are still being asked over and over. Arguably, the top question is what detergent is best for cloth diapers. There are as many […]


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Cloth Diaper Q&A Vol 4

March 1, 2011

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Today’s questions come from Z’s Mama. If the Flip Stay Dry insert is made of “3 absorbent layers of microfiber and a smooth stay-dry suede that wicks away moisture from your baby’s bum”…does that mean that it will trap the urea? I’ve noticed lots more rashes though I’m changing my son as often as I […]


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Cloth Diaper Q & A Vol 3 Which Kawaii Baby To Buy

December 29, 2010

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Recently, a great string of comments occurred on the Kawaii Baby Cloth Diapers Review post.  Many of you may benefit from the advice given. Erin December 18, 2010 at 11:38 am I am so excited about ordering these for my baby! Please help me out, though. I am BRAND new to CD. This will be […]


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Cloth Diaper Q & A Volume 2

December 10, 2010

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We’ll jump right into Cloth Diaper Q & A Volume 2. If you’d like to read Cloth Diaper Q & A Volume 1 click here. Question 1: Sandra asks, “Thank you so much and sorry for all the questions! You are just such a good resource I can’t resist. I was wondering if you knew […]


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Cloth Diaper Q & A Volume 1

December 4, 2010

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I get dozens of questions via email and comments daily. I try my best to answer them promptly but sometimes life gets in the way and days go by. In an effort to allow you to help each other and to give more attention to these great questions, I am starting a new series. Cloth […]


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