Cloth Diaper Abbreviations – What Do They All Mean?

Does the woman pictured above look like you when you are trying to understand a cloth diaper article or forum? AiOs, CDs, WAHM, EBF….you may see these random letter clusters all over in the cloth diaper community. I promise you that cloth diapering really isn’t technical or hard to learn, so don’t let some of the lingo throw you off. In this post, we will …

Cloth Diapering on a Budget – Can Cloth Diapering be Done for Cheap?

Some people that may be interested in cloth diapers may not end up going through with it because of how expensive an investment it is up front. Even though it costs more in the long run, disposables may be more realistic for them because they can spread the cost out. When you go to some cloth diaper retailer websites and start to explore and see …

Cloth Diaper Accessories – Do I Need Anything Else?

If you have been following my Cloth Diaper 101 series, you now know everything you need to know to get started! However, sometimes people wonder about various cloth diaper accessories. Is there anything else that is needed or would be handy to have? Let’s dive into some of the most popular diaper accessories so you can make more informed decisions about your diaper stash. Cloth …

Cleaning Cloth Diapers at Home Part 2 – Washing Instructions

Now that we know what to do with the poop on the diapers, we are ready to look at the actual washing routine! Washing instructions for cleaning cloth diapers are not as different from washing clothes as you might think. Diapers are just soiled laundry! There are a few things you will want to consider when washing your diapers. Type of Water Sometimes when people …

Cleaning Cloth Diapers at Home – What Do I Do with the Poop?

Cleaning cloth diapers at home is probably the part about cloth that intimidates people the most and scares them off from trying it. I hope today I can help alleviate any concerns about this for those of you that are held back by the thought of washing and dealing with soiled diapers. Cleaning cloth diapers at home is certainly doable. You do not need a …

Cloth Diaper Types – Styles of Diapers to Consider

When you think of cloth diapers, do you think of old-fashioned cloths wrapped around baby’s bottom and secured with a pin? While this style of diaper is still an option many families choose today, it is not the only option. There are new, modern cloth diaper types that can make using them less daunting. Modern cloth diapers have come a long way, and many of …

Cloth Diapering 101 – How to Cloth Diaper

Chances are you are here because you are considering cloth diapering your baby, but you do not know where to start. You’re in the right place! This post is the first in a five post series on how to cloth diaper. I hope you feel much more comfortable and excited about this journey when you have finished reading! Posts in this series: Cloth Diapering 101 …