#ClothDiapers – After the hurdle and before the cloth

August 15, 2011

So.  I think we’ve finally gotten over the “Hurdle” of missing our Pampers and Huggies.  Granted. There are those few occasions where we terribly miss them still – but we’re mostly over it.  We’ve mostly gotten the wetness factor under control; and we’re washing sheets a lot less frequently now.

Thank God!

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I don’t know if I mentioned much of the background of what we used to do.

Adventures-In-Cloth-Diapering-Banner2Andrew is a bit over 2 1/2 years old – and when he was born we used Pampers on him. Until he got to a size 4.  That’s where I felt that pampers started not working as well for him, and we tried all the generics (which we were terribly disappointed with) and then switched over to Huggies – which we stuck with until now.

Ethan on the other hand is 9 months old, and he has been a pampers baby since the beginning.  Every time I ever put a Huggies diaper on him(which we had several smaller packages of) I would have to bathe him right afterwards because of the little Gel Beads.  I learned my lesson on generic diapers back with Andrew, and never purchased them myself for Ethan.DSC08621

Its funny how the both boys needed different brands of diapers.  I wonder if it has more to do with the content of their urine vs. the diaper itself??  Maybe Similac has a partnership with Pampers that makes Huggies diapers suck for Simliac babies Winking smile  LOL. <Although Andrew drank Sams Club formula which is based off of the Enfamil formulas, and he used Pampers until he was around age 1> Conspiracy’s I tell you!!

A week from today I am starting the ‘Adventures to Cloth Diapering’ Event  so – be sure you check out this post and snag the button and leave a comment there telling me you did so – that way you can get an extra entry into each of my awesome giveaways!!!

Comments

  1. So? It’s coming along? What’s the secret you were missing? I’m interested in hearing more!

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