If you don’t know already, I had a really rough road with my now 3 year old daughter Evalee in the sleep department…By the time she was 9 months old she was waking every hour and a half to nurse, day or night.
I was exhausted.
But, now I am a “seasoned” mom armed with more experience and knowledge and hopefully can avoid that same state of exhaustion with our new little boy...
Somewhere along the line, modern day parents were told that when a baby was crying it was to manipulate rather than to communicate. I am sure if I dug deep enough, I could find the source of this ridiculous information but it would only upset me, so why bother. Such a complete disregard for common sense is mind boggling.
Bottom line, a baby cries for a reason. That reason could be hunger, sleepiness, pain...
If using pre fold cloth diapers seems a bit daunting, but you don’t like the idea (or the expense) of a pocket or all in one style cloth diaper system, then fitted or contours may be best for you.
These styles of cloth diapers are quite similar in function, the one difference being most contour cloth diapers do not have any elastic. Some contour brands will also have an extra soaker sewn into the...
If you were to ask three different attachment parenting moms to give their definition of attachment parenting you would most likely hear three different answers. How you choose to parent your child is not only a very personal choice but also a very “touchy” or sensitive subject as well.
No one wants to hear or be told that their choices are wrong in any way causing emotional harm to their...
When I first ventured into the world of cloth diapers over 3 years ago, I didn’t even consider prefolds.
As far as I was concerned, I was going to have enough to learn being a new mom, I didn’t need some complicated folding and pinning to learn on top of it. Plus, although my husband was all for using cloth, he wanted to go with a style that would be as easy to use as possible.
Now that we are...