Category Archives: Trouble Shooting

Do you REALLY need to strip your diapers?

Are you new to cloth diapers? We know that you’ve probably been reading lots of blog, websites, and listening to moms in forums talking about stripping.  It’s a little intimidating and scary isn’t it?  We’re here to help take the … Continue reading

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Dirty Diapers …. Stink!

Do your diapers stink?  Guess what, all dirty diapers stink! Disposables just mask the odor. It’s completely normal for dirty cloth diapers to smell bad. The longer you leave them sit, the worse they will smell too. When was the … Continue reading

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Cloth Diapering When Power Goes Out

Brrr….baby it’s cold outside!  The winter storm just hit and you have just lost power…now what?  The bad thing about power outages is that you have no idea how long it will be before it comes back on.  It could … Continue reading

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Diaper Rashes and Cloth Diapers

Diaper rashes are much less common for parents who use cloth diapers but they can still happen.  In order to know how to best clear up the rash, you must narrow down the cause of the rash.  Why did your … Continue reading

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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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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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Troubleshooting – How to Strip Cloth Diapers

revised May 28, 2015. While most of the information has remained the same, some of the steps and recommendations have been updated to reflect the most commonly accepted recommendations for stripping your diapers. Always consult the manufacturer’s recommendations first to … Continue reading

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Wing Droop Explained by Oh Katy

Katie from Oh Katy diapers is going to tackle the subject of “Wing Droop” for us today.   Have you ever heard cloth diapering mommies talking about “wing droop” and wondered what it was, or are you one of those unlucky parents … Continue reading

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Understanding Ammonia and Cloth Diapers

revised May 28, 2015. While most of the information has remained the same, some of the steps and recommendations have been updated to reflect the most commonly accepted recommendations for dealing with ammonia in your diapers.  Always consult the manufacturer’s recommendations … Continue reading

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