An overview of cloth diaper styles…

I remember all too well beginning my research on cloth diapers. I was about 7 months pregnant and had no idea what I was looking for. All I knew was that I didn’t want to use disposable diapers. It took all of about 30 seconds of searching Google before I was completely overwhelmed. Who would of thought there were SO many options? Ultimately, we decided to use Bum Genius & Fuzzi Bunz pocket style... read more

My venture into the world of cloth diapers

It was not all that long ago that I was in your shoes…pregnant and considering using cloth diapers for my new little bundle of joy. When I first began my search I consulted a cousin-in-law who was already using them herself. She chose to use the all in one style cloth diaper, you will see them referred to as AIO, as well as the two piece Kissaluvs. These involve a fitted cloth diaper with snaps for... read more

Fitted or Contour Cloth Diapers – What’s the difference?

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... read more

Prefold Cloth Diapers De-mystified

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... read more