• Oh, for the love of fluff …

    by  • April 6, 2011 • 6 Comments

    >Have you ever had a diaper panic? Not a noble, rational type of motherly panic, like, “Oh no, I didn’t pack enough diapers in the bag for our visit to Aunt Mabel’s!”–I’m talking about the totally selfish, fluff-loving, addict’s kind of panic! I had just such a moment last week, and I’m embarrassed to...

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    >Featured Blog: From Manager to Mom

    by  • April 5, 2011 • 1 Comment

    >Hi! My name is Kristy, and I’m a 30-something Project Manager turned Proud Mama from Ontario, Canada. I am married to my best friend and soulmate, Chris, and we have one daughter named Starryn Elora who was born in November, 2010. We love curling, travel and international cuisine, all of which we hope to...

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    >What is Wicking?

    by  • April 4, 2011 • 6 Comments

    >As a cloth diaperer, it doesn’t take long before you hear the word “wicking” being thrown around in message boards, product reviews, and blog posts. So what is it, exactly? Well, wicking is an intricate scientific principle of ‘capillary action’ that, for diaper users, can be reworded in more comprehensible layman’s terms; simply put,...

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    >This Week in Cloth Diapering News

    by  • April 3, 2011 • 0 Comments

    >Once again, for your leisurely Sunday evening reading pleasure, here’s some of the top news and announcements from the world of cloth diapering: Maine Cloth Diaper Enthusiasts preparing to set Earth Friendly World Record on April 23, 2011 (via PRLog) Carjacker steals van toting 500 pounds of dirty diapers (via Global Saskatoon) It’s Easy...

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    Community Comments: Laundry

    by  • March 31, 2011 • 9 Comments

    > Since we’ve been talking about laundry this week, I’d love to start a post where you all can leave a comment stating what type of laundry routine (including what machine and type of soap) that you are using and finding successful for washing your cloth diapers. I know as a newbie to cloth...

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    >The Sanitizing Power of the Sun

    by  • March 30, 2011 • 1 Comment

    >When my newborn baby was born, yes–I marveled at the tinyness of her hands, the softness of her breaths, and the miniature flutter of her heartbeat; however, I also marveled at the potency of her poop! Though only milk was going in, this seemingly radioactive yellow explosion was excreted, shocking in its fluorescence and...

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    >Poll: Your Laundry Routine

    by  • March 29, 2011 • 0 Comments

    > Tell us a little about your cloth diaper laundry routine: (check all that apply) I am happy with my current cloth diaper laundry routine. I am UNhappy with my current cloth diaper laundry routine. I have a top-loading washing machine. I have a front-loading washing machine. Having a high efficiency (eco-friendly) machine is...

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    >In Need of Advice: Dryer Static

    by  • March 28, 2011 • 1 Comment

    >One of the mommies in our community had this concern today: How else can you cut static without using dryer sheets? I’ve used wool dryer balls, but DH is still complaining of static in his clothes. I don’t want to return to dryer sheets (even for regular laundry) because I’m worried about the build-up...

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    >This Week in Cloth Diapering News

    by  • March 27, 2011 • 0 Comments

    >For your Sunday reading enjoyment! Have a great end to your weekend! Manteca store shooting for cloth diapers record via Manteca Bulletin A diaper-changing Guinness World Record? / Tri-Cities parents will compete in the Great Cloth Diaper Change on World Earth Day via Coquitlam Now 10 Ways to Cloth Diaper on a Budget via...

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