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Flooding and How to Fix It

Flooding and How to Fix It

Flooding can cause frustrating leaks around the legs when the back of the nappy is still dry.  Read on to find out how to combat flooding and make your nappies reliable again.  

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Night Nappies

Night Nappies

For a nappy to be a night nappy it simply needs to be absorbent enough to last as long as baby is wearing it.  If a baby sleeps 12 hours straight then the nappy needs to be able to last around 13 hours to be a successful night nappy.

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Cloth Nappies for Older Children

Cloth Nappies for Older Children

Cloth Nappies for Older ChildrenWhat happens when your child is too big for birth to potty size nappies?  What if your child is in nappies over night although potty trained during the day? The good news is there are options.  Cloth Nappies for Big Babies and Older ChildrenThe majority of 'birth…

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5 Reasons your cloth nappies are leaking, and how to fix them

5 Reasons your cloth nappies are leaking, and how to fix them

Leaking nappies can be really frustrating but most leaks are easily fixed.  Here we tell you how to identify the problem and what to do to fix it. 

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How many cloth nappies will I need?

How many cloth nappies will I need?

How many cloth nappies you will need depends on many factors including the age of the child and how often you plan to wash the nappies.  Here we give you a baseline figure of how many nappies you need to cloth full time including if you wish to cloth from newborn.  

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How do I wash Cloth Nappies?

How do I wash Cloth Nappies?

Washing cloth nappies doesn't need a degree in washing machines or biology.  With a few basics you can be on your way to sparkling clean nappies in no time.  

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Cloth on a Tight Budget

Cloth on a Tight Budget

Cloth on a tight budget Cloth nappies can feel, or seem, like a really expensive option at first glance.  It is true that there is an upfront cost to cloth which disposables don’t have. We wholeheartedly believe that no body should be excluded from option to use cloth nappies and so we…

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How to use cloth wipes?

How to use cloth wipes?

How to use cloth wipes? Cloth, or reusable, wipes are an easy progression when using cloth nappies yet there is a whole world of confusing information out there on the best, or correct, way to use cloth baby wipes. How you use them is really a matter of choice.  There isn’t a…

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Frog and Bear (FAB) Nappies and Inserts: Explained

Frog and Bear (FAB) Nappies and Inserts: Explained

FAB Nappies and Inserts: Explained Introducing FAB Nappies, by Frog and Bear Brought to market by Alex, the woman behind Frog and Bear, the entire FAB range is handmade. The nappies are made in Uganda by the amazing and talented team of women at the social enterprise Kijani Baby.  Kijani Baby employ local…

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Drying cloth nappies inside during the winter

Drying cloth nappies inside during the winter

Drying cloth nappies inside during the winterWhen the temperature dips and the view out of the window begins to look a little bleak, the drying time of cloth nappies begins to elongate.  As a consequence, what was once a perfectly sized stash suddenly feels like it's not quite enough.Don't despair,…

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What is the difference between liners, inserts and boosters?

What is the difference between liners, inserts and boosters?

What is the difference between liners, inserts and boosters?

It’s common to be unsure about what liners, inserts and boosters are, how and when they should be used and what to buy.  The terms liners, inserts and boosters are used, or appear to be used, interchangeably so what is the difference and which do I need?

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Should I use nappy liners?  Fleece or disposable?

Should I use nappy liners? Fleece or disposable?

In this post we will tell you what nappy liners are, what they can do for you, and why they are optional.

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Cloth Nappies: What do I need to buy?

Cloth Nappies: What do I need to buy?

We have created some useful shopping lists to help you know what to buy and get you up and running using cloth reusable nappies.  

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Are ELF Diaper nappies any good?

Are ELF Diaper nappies any good?

Are ELF Diaper nappies any good? To find out more about these beautiful, low price, nappies read our article to learn about the features of ELF Diaper pocket nappies and decide for yourself if they are a nappy you'd like to try.

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What are the different types of cloth nappy?

What are the different types of cloth nappy?

Which type of cloth nappy should I choose?

The various types of cloth nappy can be overwhelming but they needn't be.  We break down the different types of nappy here so that you can make an informed choice as you set out on your cloth nappy journey.  

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Using muslins and wraps as newborn nappies

Using muslins and wraps as newborn nappies

Muslin cloths are fantastic newborn nappies.  This article tells you why, and how, to use muslin cloths as newborn nappies.  


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