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Beginning My Fluff Diary: Making Cloth Diapers Mainstream

As many of you know, over the last few months I’ve gone from being a part-time nurse and stay-at-home mom to a full-time stay-at-home/work-at-home mom in anticipation of the arrival of my second blessing, Alyssa Katelyn, due in June. 278 more words


The unexpected economics of "going green".

I find it ironic that I’m writing a blog post with the word “economics” in the title. I have two degrees in business. To earn those degrees, I had to take a total of four economics classes. 907 more words

How I Became a Cloth Diaper Mama

Taking the Leap

I read this horrible book while I was pregnant. It was basically a giant conspiracy theory about the baby industry. Even though it was written with such a bias that it could hardly be considered a credible source of information, it did inspire me to do some more reading about things I wouldn’t have otherwise looked into. 2,114 more words

Natural Living

I can't afford to use cloth nappies, can I?

I have been speaking to a few people recently about reusable nappies and when asked why they decided not to try them there is a common answer: they are too expensive. 599 more words

Reusable Nappies

Help! How do I decide which nappy to buy?

At Nappy Ever After we know it’s overwhelming to look at nappies on the internet so we offer nappy demonstrations at our shop.  However not all of you can visit so here’s a post to replace or precede your visit. 1,077 more words

Reusable Nappies

The Great Poop-splosion of '15

Let me just tell you now, if you’re not a parent, or can’t deal with poop stories, stop reading now. Head down to my grocery shopping post, or perhaps my post on how darn hard parenthood can be. 729 more words


Thinning out our bumGenius Freetimes

The time has come where I’ve finally realised and accepted that our ever-increasing pile of beautiful cloth nappies is directly proportionate to the ever-decreasing amount of funds we have available to buy food. 585 more words