Tag Archives: Washing Cloth Diapers

Are you making this big cloth diaper washing mistake? Part 1

June 10, 2015


One of the biggest issues cloth diapering families can struggle with is how to wash cloth diapers. I’ve even wondered myself once or twice about my own wash routine. As babies get older their output changes and sometimes your wash routine needs to change with it. Don’t worry, most issues are totally fixable. And I […]

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One BIG way to make washing Cloth Diapers easier

April 30, 2015


The single biggest issue that parents complain about when dealing with cloth diapers is washing. There’s a lot of “This is the right way and that’s wrong”. And “No that’s not right, THIS is”. Remember, there is no ONE way to do anything and that includes getting cloth diapers clean. Use common sense… Use an appropriate […]

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My Top 5 Favorite Posts About Washing Cloth Diapers

July 31, 2014


We get questions all the time on our Facebook page and private Facebook group about washing cloth diapers! It seems to be one of the most popular topics on AACD with 90 posts tagged between Autumn and I! WOW.  Here are my favorites that I refer people to most often. Hopefully you will find some helpful information […]

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How to use Buncha Farmers Stain Remover (Including Review)

January 10, 2014


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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An Open Letter to Natural Detergent Makers

September 4, 2012


Dear Natural Detergent Makers, Thank you for the countless hours you have spent testing and retesting different detergent formulas all in an effort to produce a product safe for family and environment.  Your efforts have not gone unnoticed. As a matter of fact, the market seems to be inundated with amateur chemists cranking out their […]

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Simple Effective Ways To Disinfect Cloth Diapers

February 23, 2012


This is a post that was originally published in 2012. However, it is a highly viewed post so I make sure that it is always up to date. The last update was done 6/2015. Here are some common laundry additives and methods to disinfect. Chlorine Bleach: Chlorine bleach is a common disinfectant. The downside is […]

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How To Remove Stains

May 31, 2008


Most of the time I never have to worry about stains. When Paisley’s diapers do have them a little Oxyclean does the job. But for those really bad poopies that leave major stains what do you do? I am not completely opposed to using bleach but obviously it is a last resort. Here are some […]

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I Found The Best Natural Laundry Detergent!

May 21, 2008


Finally! I have found the detergent for all our family’s needs. I really did not think it would be this frustrating and expensive. Until recently I had no reason to find a new detergent. But after seeking allergy tests for my daughter’s eczema on her thighs I discovered that she was allergic to Tide. Removing […]

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Washing Cloth Diapers

April 2, 2008


When considering cloth diapers, the washing routine can lead new parents to feel overwhelmed. The assumption is that cloth diapers add extra time, energy and water. However, this is not the case. Washing cloth diapers is no different than doing a load of dirty underwear :) On my quest to find a very detailed washing […]

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