Category Archives: Cloth Diapering

How To Make Wool Dryer Balls from Old Sweaters – A Whole Set for $1 and NO Waste!

“You’ve got some balls, Kate!”  Not the kind of words one would generally expect to hear from their mother, but I know she means it as a compliment (most of the time). Lately I’ve been thinking about getting me a … Continue reading

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Wool Soakers Part 2 – Knit and Made from Old Sweaters

The thing about wool soakers is that once you start making them, you SIMPLY-CAN’T-STOP! Perhaps you already read my post from last year that discussed my first attempts (successful but not without minor errors) at sewing wool soakers from old … Continue reading

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Norwex Ultra Power Plus Laundry Detergent – Can I use it with Cloth Diapers?

So, lately, I’ve had a lot of people ask me if they can use the Norwex Laundry detergent to wash their cloth diapers. My typical response is “why would you?” Now I’m probably going to upset a lot of Norwex … Continue reading

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Potty Training – a whole new dimension of cleaning up

Well, we’ve finally got some warm weather here and I’m taking advantage of it to let the Little Man run free range. I’m hoping to have him (mostly) potty trained by the time kiddo #2 arrives next month. So we’ve … Continue reading

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Homemade Wool Soaker from Old Sweaters

Several months ago I saw the cutest wool soakers made from old sweaters in a local cloth diaper shop. Thing was, they were close to $40 and I figured heck, I can make one of those. So off I went … Continue reading

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Cloth Diapers – Basking in the Sun

There are a lot of things I like about using cloth diapers – like saving money, the huge baby butts, the lack of diaper rashes and chemicals next to baby’s bum… I could go on. But nothing quite beats the … Continue reading

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Charlie’s Soap VS Wonder Wash – They Are NOT the Same

UPDATE: Since I first published this post a few days ago, I’ve done a lot of digging and finally gotten the following answer from Taylor Southerland at Charlie’s Soap. Taylor has confirmed that this also applies to the powder soap. … Continue reading

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