The Natural Baby
Part 1: The Trouble with All In One's February 12 2014
All In One's are definitely loved by many. They are dubbed "Dad's Favorite" cloth diaper for many reasons, but as with many things that claim an absolute (One-Size, All-In-One, etc.) they all have their pitfalls and can leave something to be desired.
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UpCycling & Repurposing : Mason Jars December 30 2013Ever heard the old saying "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle"?
There is one more "R" though that my family has always enjoyed using that kind of plays on the reuse side of things...
Top 10 Baby Products for New Parents September 13 2013In today's overloaded world it can be very challenging for new parents to know what is an essential item for the journey they are about to embark upon!
Trials in Cooking and Meal Preparation September 05 2013Ever heard the phrase "you are what you eat?" This is one of the basic principles behind why our family sincerely tries to eat whole and organic foods that truly nourish the body. In the past I even extensively looking into elaborate meal planning blogs and considered making it happen.
Our Yoga Practice August 09 2013
Mission: Organization August 05 2013With 2 kids under the age of 3, 2 pets, a husband, an old house and about 3 loads of cloth diaper laundry a week... I have the tendency to let things pile up.
To Bleach or not to Bleach? June 29 2013
The lurking question... To bleach or not to bleach?
Trials in Cloth Diapering June 13 2013
Blogs, vlogs, and updates on the horizon! June 11 2013We have returned from our leave of absence... Hooray!
Time to Hit the Pool, Now What About the Poo? May 23 2012
Passing the Baton... A Lesson in Changing Hands April 25 2012
Introducing: Cloth Diaper Kits December 28 2011
We have wanted to offer cloth diapering packages for a very long time - and we are excited to start with our Prefold Cloth Diaper Kit! This kit is an easy way to get everything you need in one package - and at a great discount, our Prefold Cloth Diaper Kit makes starting your diaper stash simple and affordable.
The diapers included in your kit are made of 100% Indian cotton twill weave...
Some Cloth Diapering FAQs... December 14 2011Getting Started
Newborns go through approximately 12 diapers/day. Depending on how many days you want to go between washing, that means anywhere from 12-36 diapers total. We can tell you from experience, that after two days, your diaper pail will begin to...well...to stink a little. AND, your...
Diaper Lingo, pt. 2 December 07 2011
Cloth Diapers for Christmas? November 29 2011I know it may sound crazy, but cloth diapers do make wonderful gifts! Although we often brag about how much money can be saved by choosing reusable diapers, the wide variety of styles and colors make it almost impossible to resist collecting! Once a family has established "a stash" - those diapers required for cloth diapering success - it is very common to begin adding diapers, covers, and...
A Little Diaper Lingo November 16 2011I 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,...
Cloth Diapers and Diaper Rash October 05 2011
The Facts About Cloth Diapering May 30 2011I 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.
Earth Day Diaper Giveaway!!! April 24 2011We had hoped to have an Earth Day Diaper Giveaway during The Great Cloth Diaper Change this weekend, but our diaper didn't arrive until Saturday afternoon! So, instead we have decided to have a giveaway HERE, on our blog! This year we are going to work extra hard to provide more information via our blog and want to make sure everyone is listening!
What do I have to do?Leave a comment, about...
Guest Review: FuzziBunz One Size February 16 2011
Thanks to Hannah for this awesome guest review! Enjoy!
We have been cloth diapering for 2 ½ months now and are still experimenting with what works best for us, but so far our FuzziBunz One Size Cloth Diapersalways wins out over the other diapers we try! We started using these when our LO was just 3 months old and he is now 5 ½ months old. These diapers have a snug fit without being too tight, wash...
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...
review: Super Baby Food by Ruth Yaron August 19 2009People call this book the homemade baby food Bible for good reason. I have been flipping around in it for about 3 months and I am constantly finding new tidbits and recommendations. The author provides so much wonderful information, it would probably be wise to a) read it (ok, at least start reading it) beforeyou have a little one that is ready for solid foods and b) read it from front to back....
paintedCOOKIE August 07 2009Many thanks to one of our featured local artists, Lauren Harrell, for spotlighting us in her blog last week! We are excited to display some of Lauren's custom nursery art and birth announcements as well as a few pieces for sale. Visit her Etsy store and check out of all her great work.