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Best Nighttime Cloth Diapers

Using cloth diapers at night is probably the trickiest thing to get the hang of.  Your normal day time diapers will usually work fine at first.  Then there’s some switch that gets flipped in your little one and they start … Continue reading

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Potty Training Tuesday #1: Are YOU ready?

Are YOU ready for potty training?  Are you ready to stick to your guns, not allow anymore diapers, remind your child go potty every 30 minutes, all……day…..long……?  Are you ready to clean up spiddles and puddles on the ground?  How’s … Continue reading

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How to Wash Cloth Diapers in an HE Machine

There are two parts to cloth diapering that can really frustrate parents.  The first is just how to get started.  All those choices can be overwhelming!  The second, is figuring out your laundry routine.  In general, laundering with a High … Continue reading

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Hard Water Can Be A Stinky Subject!

Cloth diapers are great in so many ways – good for the environment, good for the pocketbook, good for baby, and so adorable!  But they don’t come without their challenges.  One of the biggest challenges cloth diapering parents have is … Continue reading

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Best Budget Cloth Diapers

Many parents choose to cloth diaper for financial reasons.  That’s the number one reason my husband and I got started.  When first shopping for cloth diapers, there can be quite a bit of sticker shock.  The average cost for one … Continue reading

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How to Cloth Diaper a Newborn

Guest Contributor: Jenny Krout My daughter, Haley, just recently grew out of the majority of the newborn diapers that I had purchased.  She’s a nice chubby baby, 8 pounds 10 ounces at birth and 12 pounds 3 ounces at 6 … Continue reading

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Deciphering Cloth Diaper Fabrics

Guest Contributor: Anne Sweden The modern mama has a lot of choices when it comes to cloth diapering, and  the fabrics we get to pick from are no exception. Here’s a quick rundown of the most common diapering fabrics: Cotton: … Continue reading

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