Kids and nature: they need each other

“I like to play indoors better ’cause that’s where all the electrical outlets are.” – a fourth-grader in San Diego Most of my childhood summers were spent exploring the creek bed that ran through my suburban neighborhood, hanging out at the community pool until dusk, and then playing Sardines with the other kids on my (read more…)

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Cloth diaper winners

You guys know a good deal when you see one!  Thanks again to the great companies who gave away free diapers, and be sure to check out all the great diaper options out there. Out of over 1,000 entries, drew five numbers. Here are the winners: Lillian, who said, “I don’t use cloth diapers, (read more…)

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Weekend links: cloth diapering edition

Photo from Tree City Diapers I had such a great time visiting the topic of cloth diapering with you this week.  Thanks for all your participation, and thank you to the vendors giving away their diapers to Simple Mom readers.  The giveaway ends tonight at 11:59 EST, so you still have time to enter! The (read more…)

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Cloth diapering: your most common questions, answered

Photo by Momma’s Baby I’m currently working on a big resource list of helpful links related to cloth diapering, and it will be published tomorrow. But I wanted to write up a quick “extra” post to address the most repeated questions I found in the comments sections during our Cloth Diapering 101 week. Q: What (read more…)

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The Simple Mom cloth diaper review

  So far during our Cloth Diapering 101 week, you’ve heard about the different types of cloth diapers available, why you should at least consider cloth diapers, answers to common misconceptions about cloth diapers, and two videos that show you how to use and clean them. Today, I’m going to review the cloth diaper brands (read more…)

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