Newborn Cloth Diaper Fit at 12-13 lbs.

Thinking about cloth diapering your new baby, but are wondering how much use you will get out of each brand and style of newborn diaper? Curious what newborn diapers will fit a bigger newborn? Little Miss P is growing like a weed. At 3 months old she weighed in at 13 pounds and 25″ long. She

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Bottom Bumpers Size 1

Looking for a super absorbent and easy to use Size 1 All In One? Have a bigger newborn but don’t necessarily want to go straight to One Size diapers? While Bottom Bumpers have been around a long time, they have done some redesigns in the last few years, that have left me and others very

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Cloth Diaper Washing 102: Troubleshooting

If the basic rinse-wash-rinse using the FULL recommended amount of a MAINSTREAM detergent isn’t cutting it for you here are some tips. Ultra Hard Water? Consider adding a water softener like Calgon, Washing Soda, or White King Powdered Softener. This is especially helpful in places with iron hard water. I highly recommend mineral stripping periodically

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Newborn Prefolds: Part 1-what are your options?

Back when I was cloth diapering my second (in 2012) the options for prefolds were a bit limited as far as mainstream brand prefolds go. I only knew about newborn, infant (size 1), standard (size 2) and premium (like a size 2 but fluffier).  He was already well out of newborn size by the time

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