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 …

Reflux and Silent Reflux- My experience

I have experienced both silent reflux and reflux and neither are pleasant! Your poor little baby cries in pain and you have no idea why. People tell you it is Colic (which, in my opinion is just a way of saying “I don’t know what is wrong with your baby”) and you believe them! Then weeks later you are pulling …