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The 5 S’s For Soothing – Calming Your Inconsolable Newborn

This post contains affiliate links, which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase after clicking one of my links. Back when I was pregnant with my first child, I was reading and researching everything I could about parenthood. I was young (23) and newly married–having a baby so soon was not what I expected. Needless …

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Lalabye Baby Diaper Review – My New Favorite Pocket!

This post contains affiliate links which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase after clicking one of my links. All opinions are my own. I recently purchased a Lalabye Baby Diaper after hearing some great things about them, and oh my goodness… I wish I knew of this brand when I was building my initial …

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Eco-Friendly Easter Basket Ideas

This post contains affiliate links which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase after clicking one of my links. Many families enjoy celebrating the Easter holiday and/or beginning of spring with an Easter basket. The timing of Easter with the beginning of the season of new life is beautifully symbolic. Personally, I have always focused …

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Thirsties Natural AiO Review – An Organic Cloth Option

Several months ago, I learned about the Thirsties Natural all-in-one (AiO) diaper and became really interested in getting one. I’ve been trying to make a greater effort to focus on organic fibers for diapers and clothing as they are much better for the environment. I purchased one a few weeks ago and would love to share my thoughts on the diaper so far. For context, …

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Cloth Diapering For Beginners – How To Choose Your Diaper Style

The biggest piece of advice most cloth diaper newbies receive is to try out several kinds of diapers before investing in a full diaper stash. I definitely agree with that advice. It’s always good to try something out before you commit fully to it. However, it’s a good idea to know what direction you would like to go in to help narrow your search, too. …

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Snack Ideas for Reducing Plastic Waste

This post contains affiliate links which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase after clicking one of my links. Almost 40% of the plastic created each year is for the packaging of single-use products. That means that the majority of this is used just once and then tossed away. It’s easy not to think that …

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Cutest Cloth Diaper Prints for Earth Day

This post contains affiliate links which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase after clicking one of my links. All opinions are my own. With Earth Day on the horizon, there is no better time to show off your cloth diaper stash to friends and family. Earth Day is the one day out of the …

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Bumkins Cloth Diaper – Snap-in-One Pocket Review

This post contains affiliate links which means I may receive a commission at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase after clicking one of my links. All opinions are my own. The Bumkins cloth diaper is an option many people come across when starting their cloth diaper research. People may be drawn to it because of Bumkins reputation in the baby products …

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How To Be Successful With Cloth Diapers – Failproof Your Routine

Many people approach cloth diapers as if they are a force to be reckoned with and believe a pointed strategy is required in order not to fail. The truth is that it does NOT take an iron will and stubborn nature to be successful with cloth diapers. Many people believe that they are too busy to be successful with cloth diapers. The truth is that cloth …

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How To Go Green In A Tiny House

Many people are working toward living a simpler, more meaningful, and responsible/eco-friendly lifestyle. For some, this means small changes. For others, the changes are quite drastic. My guest blogger today, Annie from 15 Acre Homestead, has an incredible story to share about her move towards minimalism in a tiny house. Without further ado, here is Annie! How To Go Green In A Tiny House Many …