• Demystifying The Different Types of Cloth Diapers

    by  • June 16, 2011 • 2 Comments

    >a guest post by Jenn of Organic-Mama.ca Cloth diapering an infant until potty training can cost anywhere from as little as $200 up to $700, depending on the type of diapers, the brand of diapers and the accessories you purchase along with them. Before we compare the differences in value between cloth and disposables...

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    Call for Article Submissions

    by  • June 15, 2011 • 0 Comments

    >If you are an avid cloth diaperer who feels you have some wisdom, experience, or anecdotes to share, you should check out The ArtsyMama’s call for submissions to The Freedom of Cloth Carnival, hosted by The Natural Parents Network. This blogging carnival, a celebration of writing about all things cloth, will be run across...

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    New Uses For Diaper Remnants … Including … Stir Fry?

    by  • June 10, 2011 • 2 Comments

    >Now that I’ve got your attention, don’t worry–I’m not creating a sick and twisted recipe for fricasseed fleece or sauteed liners.  However, cutting edge research out of the Autonomous Metropolitan University in Mexico City does have exciting news on the front of biodegrading those pesky disposable diapers that are filling up our landfills at...

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    Time for a Change

    by  • June 9, 2011 • 1 Comment

    >A guest post by Laurie Diwakar and Lauren Walker When it comes to diapers, there are endless health and environmental reasons to switch from disposables to reusable cloth.  Cloth diapers are better for your baby’s skin because they are breathable, free of chemicals, and gentle on sensitive body parts.  Using cloth diapers instead of...

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    Flats: Unexpected Find #2

    by  • May 27, 2011 • 3 Comments

    >Yet again, resourceful moms are channeling our grandmothers and great grandmas who didn’t need official “diapers” to diaper their baby. Yesterday we shared a great find from Ikea–burp cloths which make great, inexpensive (& cute!) gauze flats! Today we share yet another great tip–we can’t really call this one a secret as it is...

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    >Flats: Unexpected Find #1

    by  • May 26, 2011 • 3 Comments

    >Sure, there are plenty of diapering companies out there selling flats (everything from natural, unbleached ones to cute, printed ones). But, did you know you don’t need to spend a ton of money on expensive brand name flats (+ Internet shipping) to get what you’re looking for? Many message boards moms swear by this...

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    Have You Heard of the Flats Challenge Yet?

    by  • May 25, 2011 • 0 Comments

    >You know how in the world of fashion, black is versatile, and black goes with everything? It can be worn countless different ways, for countless different occasions, can be dressed up or down, and it never goes out of style? Well, it’s recently been said that in the world of cloth diapers, “flats are...

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