I'm not normally a wrap kind of woman. When I started out, two parters seemed like too much effort (and were huge on J), and inserts or prefolds just didn't float my boat - particularly as I couldn't understand the point of them with newborn poo, as surely the wrap would just get covered too? … Continue reading NappiMe wrap
Bambooty basics were the first snap in one (SIO) nappies I tried - basically, a nappy shell that you snap an insert into. Some are designed so you can replace the inserts while reusing the shell, and some are largely designed to be a complete nappy but the snap in insert allows for faster drying … Continue reading Bambooty Basics
I'm a big fan of US cloth nappy brands. The US cloth nappying community is big, passionate and a little bit barmy. They have lots of brands, from large companies to small WAHM makers; if you look at the cloth nappy pages of their parenting forums single threads can run into 70/80 pages; exclusive prints … Continue reading Smart Bottoms AIO
The problem with reviews, is they are based on personal opinion. So I thought I'd outline what, in my opinion, makes a good nappy and what I look for - so you know what my reviews are based on. Absorbency. I mean this is obvious. It's a nappy. It needs to contain wee and not … Continue reading What I look for in a nappy
If you asked me to describe my parenting style, I'd start by being a bit sick in my mouth, would silently judge you, and then say "accidental hippy". When I was pregnant I had no plans for how D and I would raise J. I was pretty sure that we'd work it out as we … Continue reading How on earth did we get here?