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Cloth or Disposable Diapers: Which One Is Better?

“Here’s what I think all the pros and cons of cloth diapers compared to disposables are, and which one I choose for my family—my answer may surprise you!”

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Wrap It Up: Choosing Between Cloth & Disposable Diapers

You’re going to go through a lot of diapers with your new baby. Here are the pros and cons of cloth vs. disposable.

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5 Tips for Cloth Diapering on the Go

Cloth diapering is not for everyone but if you are interested, here are some tips and tricks that worked for us.

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Cloth Diapering 101

Curious if cloth diapering is for you? Read on!

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21 Things You’ll Think as a New Mom

Smile and nod as you read this list of 20 things every new mom thinks and deals with those wild few months.

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What You Don’t Expect When Parenting Twins

Photo: Khali McIntyre
When you are pregnant people are always willing to give you any and every bit of advice they have in their arsenal.  Some helpful, most not, especially when you are expecting twins and the advice is coming…

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Portland Writers’ Resolutions for 2016

Meet our Portland writers! They’re hoping for more dance parties, more travel and more success in the new year.

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Inside the Totally Awesome Nappy Shoppe with Sharni Vaughan

There’s a to love about Nappy Shoppe, the premier local source of natural, eco-friendly parenting products in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. In addition to offering a wide variety of classes and special in-store events, this unique community hotspot specializes in…

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The Bottom Line: Eco-fy Your Baby’s Bum with Cloth Diapers

Switching to cloth diapers seems like an easy way to do your part for the environment—until you start shopping to actually buy some. Spend a couple minutes researching online, and you’ll find yourself overwhelmed by options (and acronyms) like AIOs,…

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Diaper Duty Made Easy (and Green)

It’s not every day that someone offers to do your dirty work; but one LA company wants to help take the ‘dooty’ out of diaper duty.
Luludew is a cloth diaper and laundering service with an environmentally conscious focus. Founder…

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Where to Score Kids Vintage Clothing in Seattle

Part of the fun of dressing kids in vintage clothing is the hunt! Nothing beats scoring a one-of-a-kind pair of OshKosh B’Gosh railroad striped overalls from the 80s or a pint-sized houndstooth circle skirt from the 50s. In Seattle, there…

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Gee Whiz for gDiapers, The Greener Diaper

Landfills are bursting at the seams and, apparently, loads of dirty, disposable diapersareone of the main culprits in filling them. Since cloth diapering is a big pain in the booty (and it uses a ton of water), what’s a mom…

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A Bay Area Diapering Giant Goes Compostable

Tiny Tots Makes it Easy to Be Green…

Sometimes it seems like there’s nothing new under the sun…or bum, as the case may be. But not so in the world of earth-friendly diaper options. A longtime favorite of eco-conscious Bay…

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Earth Baby’s Diaper Composting Service

Breaking Down the Diaper Dilemma
You’ve wrestled with the cloth-or-disposable conundrum, and still aren’t feeling at peace with your decision. But now that the composting craze has come to diapers, we think you’ll agree that it just makes sense.
Fortunately,…

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Cloth Diapering 101

The Bottom Line
You’ve switched to stainless steel sippy cups and you shop the local farmers market in an effort to green your kiddo’s lifestyle, but one place you just haven’t gone yet is…cloth diapers. The hassle, the smell, the…

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Fre Falling

Amid the blooming flowers and fruiting trees of our lovely Seattle summer, something else had cropped up: three new shops in the Fremont neighborhood. A family-friendly day trip includes kite flying at Gas Works park, browsing the new shops listed…

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Everything Old is New Again

First it was the resurgence of mid-century design. Then the Mini Cooper and VW Beetle made a comeback. And now, cloth diapers, staples of 1950s housewives, have become fashionable again. It shouldn’t come as a surprise, really, as our increasingly…

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