Since about 18 months we have (semi)tried to potty train. Not putting too much emphasis at the beginning, just making sure he knew what in the world this "potty" thing was. Well, fast forward a year and we(I) were getting a little frustrated and worried that his time in diapers would never end.
The worst part about getting into cloth diapering my for me is how I want *ALL THE PRINTS* I currently have a stash that could easily diaper my baby for a week or more without washing, and yet, on my desk as I write this, I have an ever-growing list of "needed" diapers. … Continue reading Cloth Addiction Is Real
One thing that can be tough is figuring out how to fold a Prefold, without just going for the Pad fold: I will just dive in! My most used fold, the Angel Fold: Newspaper Fold: Very similar, but good for a tighter fit Bikini Twist: This one is a little interesting to… Continue reading Prefold Folding
So, I have joined so many groups on Facebook, found Websites to order from, and found blogs and websites to learn from. So this short post will link to those wonderful websites. I will start with my favorite online Cloth Diaper shopping(with links): Nicki's Diapers Dearest Diapers Lil Tulips Kelly's Closet Diaper Junction Green Mountain… Continue reading My Favorite Internet Cloth Communities
So, while cloth is a LOT easier, there are(as with everything) possible issues that are reasonably common, especially with those new to cloth. The first issue almost every new cloth parent has is leaking! This is almost always attributed to poor fit. Not because the diaper doesn't fit on your baby, but because you are… Continue reading Common Issues: The 3 most common Cloth Diaper Problems and Solutions
One of the biggest things I hear asked about Cloth Diapering is: "Where does the poop go?" "Wont the poop stay in the washer?" "Do I need a separate diaper machine, so poop doesn't get on all my clothes?" "Don't they stink up your house?" In short, No. When you cloth diaper there are… Continue reading Washing: Wont the poop stay in the washer?
I am just going to jump right into this one. Here I will share the different styles of Cloth Diapers, with pictures!! Pocket Diaper These are cheap, simple pocket diapers that are great for starting out, and for the gorgeous, special prints they have! Pocket diapers are also made by other brands and can have… Continue reading Cloth Diaper Styles