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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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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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A review of my FAVORITE wool dryer balls: Littlebugfelt! {Plus giveaway}

February 26, 2014

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Last week I shared with you a few tips to get your cloth diapers to dry faster and more efficiently. One of the things I mentioned was wool dryer balls. I want to tell you a little more about wool dryer balls and share my FAVORITE ones with you, Littlebugfelt. I love my dryer balls […]

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Want to save some money? Learn how to get those cloth diapers dry faster!

February 19, 2014

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Many of us started cloth diapering to save money. Even though I fell off that wagon long ago (mostly due to the soft spot I have for Ragababe, my favorite cloth diaper! I may own way more than a few.) I still want to be able to save money where I can…even if it’s only […]

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Love your Velcro Cloth diapers but hate the issues with them? Then you need to check this out!

January 23, 2014

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The other day I asked everyone on Facebook which they prefered: Snaps or Aplix? There were a good many people that said they loved snaps. But quite a few of those people added it was because of a few issues they had with Aplix. Before we get into why we are here today…. I would […]

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Cloth Diaper Safe Fabric Softener? Why yes… there is!

January 20, 2014

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My inserts were crunchy! The fitteds were standing on their own! Oh, and the wipes?? Let’s just say you wouldn’t want to use them too much on a runny nose. And then I found out that it’s OK to use certain kinds of fabric softeners on my cloth diapers. Autumn at All About Cloth Diapers […]

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How to use Buncha Farmers Stain Remover (Including Review)

January 10, 2014

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I was introduced to one of my favorite products ever through cloth diapering. But I don’t only use it for cloth diapers.  It’s Buncha Farmers Stain Remover! This little stain stick works like magic on stains. It makes them disappear! I know, I know. That sounded corny. But I mean it. This little stick really […]

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I’m not afraid to say I use Tide and OxiClean

January 8, 2014

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I recently brought up OxiClean on the All About Cloth Diapers Facebook page. And oh boy, did we get a big response. I wanted to know how people felt about using it. Is it a big no no? Or do many moms secretly get their cloth diapers squeaky clean by using it? There was an […]

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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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Cloth Diaper FAQs for a Natural Homekeeping Facebook Group

October 22, 2013

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I was recently asked if I could offer my cloth diaper advice in a new Facebook group called Natural Homekeeping and Cloth Diaper Care. Although I’m not able to be present to answer questions that often I was able to answer questions for their FAQ document. I invite you to check out the group if […]

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Rinse Wash Rinse Dry Do a Little Dance

September 12, 2013

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Sometimes the stubborn spontaneous me will resist routine. I have successfully convinced myself that if I say I have a routine I will somehow be classified as boring. Although I won’t say I have a routine anyone who looks at my daily life will plainly see that it varies little from day to day. Routine? […]

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Thirsties NEW Wet Bag and Pail Liner Giveaway

August 28, 2013

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Thirsties is launching two new products today and honestly I can’t believe it took this long! Some may say “who needs another wet bag?” Well, me.  I love wet bags and use them for many things besides wet diapers. I like the convenience of having one handy at all times.  I have one on the […]

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The Horrible, Stinky, No Good, Very Bad Diapers

August 23, 2013

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{guest post} Remember me talking about Zachary’s rash? And the stinky diapers? I thought I had fixed it. But it turns out I was WRONG. Oh, boy was I wrong! Every morning I was reminded just how wrong I was. I would literally have tears running down my face while I would change his morning […]

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How I Wash My Cloth Diapers

March 18, 2013

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When it comes to washing cloth diapers you have either figured out a wash routine or are currently struggling to find one. By far the #1 topic I am asked to help with is how to wash cloth diapers.  I’m going to lay out a simple Q&A for my wash routine.  I pray this helps […]

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Charlie Banana Diaper and Detergent Giveaway

November 27, 2012

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Charlie Banana is a company I work with and recommend often.  I’ve always had excellent customer service and Charlie Banana pocket cloth diapers are listed on the My Recommendations page. I’ve used Charlie Banana pockets on tall skinny kids and tall chunky kids.  On both I get a good trim fit even with 2 inserts. […]

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