I love my ecoegg!

I first heard of the ecoegg once I had started using cloth nappies. I had really struggled with getting the amount of detergent right for washing the nappies. This meant that I had dirty nappies or nappies with a build up of detergent. Either way they stank!! A friend recommended the Ecoegg and so I thought I’d give it a whirl. …

Getting started with reusable nappies

Reusable nappies can be a bit of a daunting prospect. There are so many brands to choose from and various websites to buy them from. I now feel like I know what I am doing after a few months of using cloth and so I have put together this list of essential items along with a description for each. Nappies …

Problems with your reusable nappies?

When I first started using reusable nappies I just couldn’t get the hang of it, they just weren’t getting clean!  I searched and searched online and nothing made any sense. After asking multiple people I finally got to grips with my washing routine and now I love them!My problem was that I had been using the wrong amount of detergent. …

Jargon buster for reusable nappies

It can be quite overwhelming when you first start thinking about using reusable nappies. It is like people are speaking a different language! Here is a breakdown of the cloth nappy lingo! Different parts of a nappy Liner- you can get paper flushable one or washable ones. I have a mixture of both (depends if I know she is due …

Why I love reusable nappies!

So today I am going to share why I love reusable nappies. Hopefully by reading this I can covert you into a cloth lover too! The average family will go through over 2000 nappies a year per child. When you think that the average child potty trains between 2.5 and 3 years old that is a lot of nappies!! This …

Preparing siblings for a new baby

The moment you have a baby your whole life changes. Suddenly your world is so tiny, revolving around something so precious. I can remember feeling like I never wanted that moment to end, our little world was complete. Time does not stand still though and things do change – your tiny baby starts to grow up. You recover from the …

Milk Allergies In Babies: Our Experience

When you give birth to your baby you think they are the most perfect little being that ever entered the world. Now I am not saying my children aren’t perfect, of course in my eyes they are. However, both my girls have a milk allergy of some sort. Little G is lactose intolerant and Baby L is milk intolerant. Both …