Crunchy Parenting And All That Goes With It

Chronicles of a Convert

Chronicles of a Convert: Leslie & M, Part 2

Leslie, a first-time mother to M, is a recent “convert” to cloth diapering. She began cloth diapering her baby girl a little over a month ago. Read the first part of her story here. So, we have been using cloth for a little over two weeks now. I don’t think I’ve ever done so much laundry in a two week time in my life! Knowing that I’m making a great decision for my baby and my wallet makes it worth it. So […]
Chronicles of a Convert

Chronicles of a Convert: Leslie & M, Part 1

Leslie, a first-time mother to M, is a recent “convert” to cloth diapering. She began cloth diapering her baby girl a little over a month ago. This is her recollection of their first day in cloth! So yesterday was my first day with cloth. Let me tell you: Easier than expected. So, I woke up and there in the drawer that used to hold endless rows of disposable diapers where fluffy little foreign objects. I prepped them with love and made sure […]

Rockin’ Green Review

Is your diaper laundry rockin’? Mine is! Rockin’ Green has been a favorite cloth diaper detergent among many cloth diapering mommas but had never been on the top of my list of favorite detergents. It was a detergent that worked but was nothing that I would say I couldn’t live without. Then that all changed! Rockin’ Green came out with their new REMIX formula. In my opinion, this new formula by far surpasses the old one. I was fortunate enough to get […]

Begin Using Cloth Diapers – Stop Filling Our Landfills

There are three main reasons most people decide to make the switch to cloth diapers:  saving money, health benefits, and environmental impact. We discussed the money savings as well as the health benefits of cloth, so now we are going to talk about the environmental aspect of cloth diapering versus disposables diapers.   Many of you have probably seen the cloth vs. disposable impact study done by a London-based agency. The Life Cycle Analysis was conducted by the Environment Agency and concluded that “there was no significant  difference […]

{CLOSED} Win it Wednesday: $25 to!

THE WINNER IS: Rachel Holmes! Let’s just get this straight, I’m madly in love with Alice. I found Alice a while back when one of my Facebook friends posted a link to it. I’ve always been privy to trying anything and everything when it comes to internet shopping!, though, is not just another internet shopping engine! (PS: I should probably let you know that this is not sponsored by! I’m just that in love with it!) What’s in it for […]

{CLOSED} Win it Wednesday: Bohemian Baby Couture

THE WINNER IS: Rachel Neufeld!   Look at you! You just stumbled upon our first “Win it Wednesday” Review & Giveaway! We’re hoping to make these regular/semi-regular events here at   Up for grabs is a diaper from Bohemian Baby Couture! You choose if you want a pocket diaper or an All-in-Two diaper and indicate whether or not it’s for a boy, a girl, or gender neutral! She’ll choose one of her fabrics for you.   I asked Tiffany at Bohemian Baby Couture if I […]
help tornado victims

Help Fuzzibunz Help Alabama Tornado Victims!

Fuzzibunz, a cloth diaper company, is collecting donations for baby items that they will be sending to Alabama in support of the tornado victims. Please read the following for more information on how you can help! “[…] We still are in need of clothing donations and would like to get an air delivery out by early next week or this one if at all possible.   These people need a lot of things but one thing we have helped and will continue to […]
cloth diaper love

Free Love Friday: May 6th, 2010

This is our very first “Free Love Friday.” On Fridays we’re going to try and give you some helpful links of articles we’ve been reading regarding cloth diapering and other topics that are related to healthy, sustainable, and eco-friendly living. Occasionally you’ll find some links to some WAHM stores, shops, and happenings. Fridays will be a mashup of all kinds of findings that are NOT related to! First–I will not feature Rebecca Black more than this Friday and this Friday only! […]

{CLOSED} 500 Facebook Fan Giveaway!

Let’s get this show on the road with some shameless self-promotion! In efforts to let the world know about what is about to happen here, I am self-sponsoring, self-funding, a big and awesome giveaway for all of you! This giveaway will run until we reach 500 fans on our Facebook page! Are you ready? RULES Open to U.S. & Canadian residents only. Entrants must be over 18 years old. The winner will be chosen using UNO cards. Yes, UNO cards. If UNO […]