Everyone always wants to know what the most absorbent diaper is. We currently have a nighttime routine that works perfect for us but I am always interested in diapers that perform well. As my afternoon entertainment, I performed an absorbency test (with 1 child pooping on the … [Read more...]
Pocket Diaper Inserts
A pocket diaper doesn't work without an insert. Depending on the insert, you could have a very trim diaper or a big bubble butt. Inserts are extremely easy to make, but for those who are sewing-challenged (I'm raising my hand) there are dozens of choices. I have divided the … [Read more...]
Cloth Diapering, So Easy Even a 6 Year Old Can Do It
It is so easy to get down and frustrated with cloth diapers. We complicate everything in our lives and so easily what started out as something fun soon becomes a chore. I keep focused by reminding myself how nasty disposables are and of course by buying cloth diapers that I love … [Read more...]
Flat Diapers…No Pins Necessary!
I have been reading about the ease and simplicity of flats and it got me itching for a trial run. I wasn't sure my interest would last if I ordered them online and had to wait days for them to arrive (that's my diaper ADD). So I hopped in the car and drove to Target. Someone had … [Read more...]
Traveling and Cloth Diapering…It can be done!
If you are going to be traveling soon and worry that you will not be able to cloth diaper, let me wipe away those doubts! I have always used cloth diapers when we traveled and I have yet to run into any problems. Here is what I do for long or short trips. This weekend we took a … [Read more...]
6 Reasons Why Cloth Diapers Are Making a Comeback
Not all comebacks are worth drawing attention to. Like the briefly mentioned comeback of the early 90's heartthrob band New Kids On The Block...newsworthy? Not-so-much! But the return of the cloth diaper is huge! Have you ever wondered why the cloth diaper faded to uncool status? … [Read more...]