The Natural Baby

Diaper Lingo, pt. 2 December 07 2011

I finally realized today why it can be tricky for some folks to remember the difference between "All in One" cloth diapers and "One Size" cloth diapers.

All In One (or, AIO) to some people means the diaper is all sizes in one diaper. However, when speaking about cloth diapers, All In One implies that the absorbent layer(s) and the waterproof layer are somehow permanently attached.

For example, our...

A Little Diaper Lingo November 16 2011

I talk to a LOT of people about cloth diapering and the various systems available today. Fitted, pocket, all in one, hybrid, one size... What is the difference? Here is a basic explanation of some different styles I hope will help those of you that are still confused. And trust me - you are not alone if you are confused!

Prefolded DiapersLong considered the work-horse of the cloth diapering world,...

The Facts About Cloth Diapering May 30 2011

I talk to a lot of people about cloth diapers. A lot. I talk to people who have never used cloth diapers but want to, and people who used cloth diapers with their children in the 80s or in the 50s and wish they hadn't. Moms, grandmas, great-grandmothers, aunts, sisters, husbands, friends. You name 'em, I've spoken to them.

The thing is, most people have a pretty outdated perception of cloth...

Troubleshooting: Nighttime Diapering October 14 2010

We talk with parents all the time that have trouble getting their little ones through the night without finding wet jammies and bedsheets in the morning. We choose to use pocket diapers at night in our home because we lovetheir stuffability. Depending on the diaper/brand/fit, we could use multiple microfiber inserts but we find hemp really does a super job without adding too much bulk. It is...