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Coping With Reusable Nappy Leaks

Reusable nappy leaks⁣? Ok, so they DO happen. Yes, cloth is better than disposables for this and yep you won’t experience a poonami with them BUT they are not magic and I really do believe that some people think that they shouldn’t ever get a leak from reusables and once they do, it gets blown out of proportion. My first child wore disposables and if I spent all my time posting into groups every time he had a nappy leak, that would be all I’d spend my time doing! Honestly, we had nighttime leaks, we had day out leaks, we had pressure leaks and we had far too many poo explosions for my liking.⁣ ⁣

I started to cloth bum my second child and in comparison to disposables Continue reading “Coping With Reusable Nappy Leaks”

How to Help Your Baby Through Teething Nappy Rash
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Nappy rash is always a worry, it can crop up for many different reasons and some babies will suffer more Read more

Review | New Elements Easyfit Reusable Nappies by Totsbots
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*Gifted Reusable Nappies Reusable nappies have become a passion of mine (something you may have noticed!) Since making the swap Read more

Our Cloth Nappy Update And Why It Was A Great Change!
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This post is well overdue but what with sleep deprivation, the baby still wanting to boob far too much and Read more

Using Cloth Nappies on Holiday
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When it comes to using cloth nappies, I use them full-time so when I go on holiday I don't see Read more

man changing a baby's nappy

How to Help Your Baby Through Teething Nappy Rash

Nappy rash is always a worry, it can crop up for many different reasons and some babies will suffer more than others but we all dread that teething nappy rash, don’t we? Here are my simple tips for helping your baby through this. Continue reading “How to Help Your Baby Through Teething Nappy Rash”

Coping When Your Six Year Old Starts Teething (again!)
Coping When Your Six Year Old Starts Teething (again!)

Whenever we talk about teething it's usually in relation to baby teething but why do we overlook when our children Read more

How To Cope When The Molars Cut
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With most teething problems, it is all a guessing game. Are they teething? Are they too young? Do they get Read more

Why I Think The Canines Are The Worst Teeth To Cut
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When we talk about teething (and yes, I do talk about it an awful lot!) we quite often hear how Read more

Does Amber Jewellery Actually Work For Teething?
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*Affiliate Link This is one of those questions I am asked very often; Does Amber Jewellery actually work for teething? Read more

totsbots easyfit reusable nappies and wet bag and changing mat

Review | New Elements Easyfit Reusable Nappies by Totsbots

*Gifted Reusable Nappies

Reusable nappies have become a passion of mine (something you may have noticed!) Since making the swap in June last year I have gradually built up a stash big enough to wave goodbye to single-use nappies for good, I have talked about the ease of the switch and have tried my best to spread the word that reusable nappies are the way forward for our environment. However, the benefits of changing aren’t all about being eco-friendly. We have discovered that William is far more comfortable in reusables, that he never gets nappy rash and that we are saving ourselves a lot of money in long-run. If that isn’t enough to tempt you just yet, perhaps the designs will?! Have you SEEN today’s reusable nappies? Continue reading “Review | New Elements Easyfit Reusable Nappies by Totsbots”

Review | Nurture Collective’s Box of Love
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*Gifted Products Nurture Collective is a gorgeous ethical online store run by a like-minded eco-conscious Mum, Miriam. Having previously worked Read more

Review | Eco Cleaning with E-Cloth
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*Gifted Products I really do like a clean house but I really detest having to use chemicals. I have become Read more

Review | The Massage Company, Camberley
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*Gifted Massage As a busy Mum of 2, I am always promising myself I will take better care of my Read more

Eco-Egg Review
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*Gifted Product I was recently sent an eco-egg to try out and to promote over on Instagram and even though Read more

change to cloth nappies baby wearing cloth nappy with three more cloth nappies next to him

Our Cloth Nappy Update And Why It Was A Great Change!

This post is well overdue but what with sleep deprivation, the baby still wanting to boob far too much and he is still sleeping in with us plus with the start of school for Jake, things have had to be put on hold for a while. Anyway, here is my cloth nappy update… Continue reading “Our Cloth Nappy Update And Why It Was A Great Change!”

How To Use Reusable Baby Wipes Out and About
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Making any switch from something which you may have always deemed as convenient to something completely new may seem very Read more

Your Cloth Nappy Questions Answered
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*Affiliate Links Changing to cloth nappies has been a really positive move for us as a family. Not only are Read more

How We’ve Been Making Positive Eco-friendly Changes
how we've been making positive eco-friendly changes

*Affiliate Links A little while ago I wrote about 5 changes I was planning on making to be more eco-friendly; Read more

Which Reusables Can Help You Through The Coronavirus?
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*Contains Amazon Affiliate Links Well, um, where do I start, eh? It all feels very surreal right now. I have Read more