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#26 Baby 4 Millers

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 10:11 PM

You can use cloth at night. Just stuff them more is what my friends have said.
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#27 BabyVibez

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 11:34 PM

My son has been exclusively cloth diapered for 20 mos. (save the first few weeks of tarpoop!)
We have never used disposables past the NB size. At... humm.... 12 mos maybe he started super soaking at night and we had to add in an extra liner to keep his asleep at night but, it was a phase because he doesn't need it anymore.

We use Bummis Easy Fits. I bought 24 of them before he was born and never looked back! So easy. I also use Claudia's choices laundry detergent and have been very happy with that.

At some point I was gifted some Comfy Rumps diapers which we used for overnights just because we wanted to save the Bummis for daytime. They fit well, worked well and are a great price from a Canadian Company (but made in china).

LOVE cloth diapering. LOVE that at 20 mos he has started to 'self' potty train. I love that he has NEVER had a blow out. I cant believe how terrible disposables are for that.

You guys are awesome for giving it a try!!!
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Posted 13 September 2012 - 05:29 PM

I would say DONT go with Fuzzibunz One size. Lots of leaks. Have to have elastics sooo tight they leave big indents on legs and around waists, otherwise they LEAK. I've heard best things from moms who used the kind that need a cover over them,(?name?). I belive G diapers are only half cloth, half disposable. And also, its A LOT more work using cloth, especially if you have babies that poop 3 times a day, or babies that never have solid stools. Yikes.

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Posted 13 September 2012 - 09:02 PM

hopefulgirl -- thank you for posting about GiggleLife! Just ordered 12 of their diapers (6 each of cloth and bamboo), have used them for 4 days, and I really like them for our boys. I don't know if I will fully commit to cloth diapering (plan to use disposables at night and when we go out), but for daytimes at home I think they'll work well for us. I was hesitant to try cloth with the twins, but the prices at GiggleLife made trying it more appealing :-)
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Posted 23 October 2012 - 03:53 PM

I have a question re cloth diapers!
I am planning on fully committing to cloth diapering (aside from using a few disposables when we are away from home). I am being given a set of 30 FuzziBunz pocket diapers from a friend which are not quite small enough to fit the newborn...so I'm trying to figure out what kind of diaper system to use on the tiny baby before he/she is big enough to fit into the FuzziBunz without spending a lot of money. I am not interested in AIO.
So my question is in regards to prefold/inserts. I am a little confused. When they are used as a diaper inside a cover, say a Bummis whisper wrap or something similar, are they just folded into thirds and placed inside the cover or are they put on the baby in a more fitted fashion and pinned/snappied on before putting the outer wrap on?

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Posted 23 October 2012 - 05:10 PM

You can do either. For a newborn, just folding it and laying it inside the cover would be fine. The don't move enough to have it shift or bunch. If this becomes a concern you can always pull the sides around to meet each other and pin or snappi it together. For nighttime you might want to invest in a few fitted diapers and a wool or fleece cover that allows things to breathe.

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Posted 23 October 2012 - 09:13 PM

Lynter - I'm glad they worked out for you! I couldn't say if they are the best product around as they are the only ones I've tried, but I have been happy with them. And as you said, the price point is very appealing, esp for part-time cloth moms like me. We use ours only at home. Maybe I'll be more ambitious if I ever have a second baby!
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Posted 03 November 2012 - 04:26 PM

I will come back to post here but I cloth diapered both my girls and am beyond passionate about it. If anyone has any questions, message me! One thing to remember is that what works well for one person, may not work for the next person. I always say to try a few different types before committing to one 'system'.

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#34 amandaTTC#2

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Posted 03 November 2012 - 09:38 PM

Definitely true! I have my favorites and DH has his. I also found there was a lot of variation in what worked based on the age/stage of baby. For example, I just dug out my newborn stuff and was shocked to see how many fitted diapers we had. Then I remembered why we didn't continue using them past size small! Fitteds IMO take the longest to put on and take off. Works great on a newborn, not so great on a wiggly 1 year old! We switched primarily to Bumgenius and Fuzzibunz for the 1-2 year stage then when he started getting bigger found the prefolds were most absorbent for bigger pees.

For overnight, we actually found that disposables were way more likely to soak through than a properly sized (ie. adding extra absorbency) cloth.

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Posted 11 May 2013 - 11:32 AM

Turns out I hate stuffing the pockets! We liked the prefolds when he was newborn. Picked up some bamboo fitteds and those now seem to be great at night with a wool cover. My little guy has lots of breastfed poo so the Capri covers worked well. Even if the diaper couldn't hold it all, it rarely escaped the cover. Actually the only accidents were with other diapers.

I'm liking the fitteds now but I wonder based on other comments what it will be like later.

I think something like the Grovia all-in-2 might be good. Not a fan of the AIO most times.
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#36 amandaTTC#2

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Posted 11 May 2013 - 05:44 PM

The type of diaper you prefer can change with baby's age. At the newborn stage we also like prefolds, then ODS started rolling/moving during changes and it was BumGenius hands down for daytime use! Velcro it on tight and you're done LOL!


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Blood tests show I'm not ovulating, HSG shows right tube is blocked but hysteroscopy was all clear.

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2 cycles clomid, repronex & progesterone + IUI = BFN

Diagnostic Laparoscopy tentatively scheduled for September 13th.

Lap cancelled 09/12/11 due to complete surprise natural BFP, Betas fluctuating, confirmed ectopic. Methotrexate on September 29th.

Diagnostic Laparoscopy rescheduled for January 10th, 2012. Right tube removed, too damaged from the ectopic to save. Lots of endometriosis found and cleaned up.

IUI#3 was a miserable failure. Did not respond at all to repronex. Taking a cycle off before trying Gonal-F

Another natural BFP on April 5th (SO's birthday)!!! EDD December 12th, Cole Marshall arrived December 8th, 7lbs 6oz!


#37 RuralGirl

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Posted 05 July 2013 - 08:43 PM

Hi all,

I'm reviving this thread since I have a few questions. I cloth diaper and use disposables. It's about 50/50. My LO is a tiny girl, at 5.5 months she is only 12 lbs 8 oz, so the cloth diapers are just starting to fit her better finally and I think I will use them more now.

Anyways... Just ordered a new front load washer. Its a GE and has extra prewash and extra rinse settings, and can program in a custom wash protocol. Up till now I've been using a top loading washer. So now I will need to figure out how to do cloth diapers in the front loader. I know it can be done but I gather that this can be tricky as the HE machines use not enough water to ensure the diapers are free of residues?

What's your wash protocol using a front load machine? How do you program or trick the washer into getting more water through those diapers? What works for you? I've googled lots and got some ideas but just looking for others experience and opinions.

Also...I got some used diapers off kijiji and knew they needed to be stripped. They smelled like detergent to me. I washed them several times with my own detergent (rockin green hard rock) using the old washer and thought I had them stripped pretty good but when I went to use one it smelled like ammonia fairly quick when wet, so I know there is still a residue issue there. I just ordered some RLR Laundry Treatment and Rockin Green Ammonia Bouncer to try. Anyone used those products? Any tips re stripping diapers, especially with front load machine?

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#38 silverdollar

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Posted 05 July 2013 - 08:57 PM

I have a good ol top loader, so can answer your questions about the machine settings, but have used both RLR to strip diapers that have detergent build up. With RLR I soak in the bathtub overnight and then run them through about 4-5 hot wash cycles without detergent. You can also boil inserts or fitted diapers in a large pot on the stove to get rid of ammonia. You can't boil covers or AIO's because it will damage the PUL waterproofing.

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#39 frostedlemon

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Posted 05 July 2013 - 08:58 PM

I have a front loader. The trick is to make it use lots of water and do a lot of rinses. I do a presoak (I used to do a double cold rinse, but this way I don't have to go back to put it on again) and a hot/cold wash on the heavy soil setting (it uses more water) with a double rinse at the end. And then I do a double hot rinse again afterwards.

 

When I need to strip (usually because they start smelling), I do the above and then add a bunch of hot rinses or sometimes do another full cycle. The key is to wash them well and then rinse rinse rinse to make sure you've gotten every trace of detergent out. I've used RLR as well to strip and it seems to have done a good job. I used it instead of my usual detergent and did the above. You just need to be careful how much of that you use because I've heard of people using a lot in a top loader and ended up with tons of suds and needing like 19 rinses (!!!!). I erred on the side of caution and used just a little, figuring I could always do it again with more if it didn't work well.

 

You'll find the right balance with a bit of trial and error. I used to do less rinses and I've found it better when I do a few extra. There are also some charts that make it easier to figure out what you need to change depending on how they smell, etc.


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#40 amandaTTC#2

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Posted 05 July 2013 - 09:52 PM

The custom wash programming sounds like awesome feature! I also started cloth diapers with a top loader then had to figure out how to switch to front load machines after the first 5 months. It's like learning to wash all over again when it comes to diapers. I have a 5 year old Whirlpool machine. Here is my routine:

 

- quick wash, cold water, no soap

- normal wash, hot water, 1/2 scoop of Country Save detergent (love this, use it for all my laundry now)

- every 5 washes or so, quick wash, warm water, baking soda in the detergent dispenser + vinegar in the fabric softener dispenser

 

Whenever possible, sunlight to dry followed by a touch up in the dryer to soften. Or on rainy days (ok this is 3/4 of the year where I am) dryer on "more dry" setting followed by touch up.

 

This has always done a good job of keeping diapers clean and free from odour (2.5 years of DS1 and 7 months of DS2). I have never had to strip so can't help with that. Our biggest problem is getting to the machines to start the next cycle.


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Endometriosis - undiagnosed until laparoscopy in Jan 2012

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Started seeing RE Sept 2010
Blood tests show I'm not ovulating, HSG shows right tube is blocked but hysteroscopy was all clear.

2010/2011
4 cycles clomid + TI = BFN
2 cycles clomid, repronex & progesterone + IUI = BFN

Diagnostic Laparoscopy tentatively scheduled for September 13th.

Lap cancelled 09/12/11 due to complete surprise natural BFP, Betas fluctuating, confirmed ectopic. Methotrexate on September 29th.

Diagnostic Laparoscopy rescheduled for January 10th, 2012. Right tube removed, too damaged from the ectopic to save. Lots of endometriosis found and cleaned up.

IUI#3 was a miserable failure. Did not respond at all to repronex. Taking a cycle off before trying Gonal-F

Another natural BFP on April 5th (SO's birthday)!!! EDD December 12th, Cole Marshall arrived December 8th, 7lbs 6oz!


#41 RuralGirl

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Posted 05 July 2013 - 10:03 PM

I was thinking with the RLR I might soak them in a big Rubbermaid tub or the bathtub and then rinse them too before putting them in the front load washer. I'm a bit hesitant to put the RLR in the new washer...I know that using products not designed for those new machines (potentially too much suds) can void the warranty if something goes wrong :S

I guess with the cotton inserts I could try using the sanitize function on the new washer periodically. Thats an idea to help prevent future ammonia problems. It uses boiling hot water and runs a long wash cycle! As SD said, wouldn't put the PUL fabric in there though.

Thanks for your ideas :)

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DS born Nov 2014 (conceived naturally!)

 


#42 Saffy

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Posted 05 July 2013 - 10:21 PM

I have a top loader as well so I don't know about the front loader question but I have read several places about putting in a soaked old towel with your diapers to trick the machine into adding more water.

I haven't had to strip my diapers yet but I've found that drying them out in the sunlight for the day does wonders for smell.

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#43 kattak

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Posted 27 December 2013 - 08:54 AM

Hi everyone,

 

just wondering if anyone has heard of BB or Bobble bottom cloth diapers? They are a fitted/contour (or as they call them fontour) diaper system.  Price is right but I'm not sure.. would love some feedback on them.

 

I'm interested in them not just for the price but also for the fact that they are from Canada (in fact near my home town) and love the idea of them.  Just want to know if they are good...https://bbclothdiape...y-36-diaper-kit


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#44 Baby 4 Millers

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Posted 27 December 2013 - 01:06 PM

Here is my experience. First few days use disposable because miconium stains. Then lived prefolds and covers. You need lots and the prefolds are cheap, wash and dry easily, can adapt to what ever size (prettymuch) your baby is for first few months. Covers hold in Breastfeeding poo explosions.

Once we added solids at 6 mon we switched to covers and inserts for if need a thin diaper with outfit, or stuffed pockets.

We used fitteds somewhere in the middle. IMO a fitted from birth to end of time won't work. They will be too bulky in the beginning. I have two velour fitteds that are supposed to be birth to end of time. He out grew them at 15 lb and I only started using at 8-10 lb.
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#45 Baby 4 Millers

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Posted 27 December 2013 - 01:07 PM

I started with a top loader and now have a front. On newer front loaders, adding a towel doesn't work.
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#46 Anika

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Posted 04 January 2014 - 10:44 AM

We're still waiting on our little one to arrive, so I don't have any first-hand experience myself, but I too have a front-loading HE washer and have been doing research on how to effectively wash them. There are lots of videos on YouTube and blogs that discuss this issue with what seem to be great solutions. I even found one that used my exact washer, so I'm hoping to just follow by example. :) If you search "cloth diaper front load HE"  or something along those lines I'm sure you'll find several.

 

Baby 4 Millers - Do you mind if I ask what type of pre-folds and covers you used? Most stores only carry Bummi's here in Ontario, but since I don't have personal experience, I'd like to hear what others have used. Thanks!


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#47 amandaTTC#2

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Posted 04 January 2014 - 11:55 AM

Anika, I used Bummis with DS1 and am reusing them with DS2. My only complaint is that the Velcro has worn out, but I still prefer it to snaps for convenience and if you have any basic sewing skills it is an easy fix. Or if, like in my case, you have a mom who does ;)

I also love BumGenious. They are our go to daycare/grandparent diapers, they are so easy to use. And you can email them for free Velcro and elastic replacements.

Me: 32 SO: 32
Endometriosis - undiagnosed until laparoscopy in Jan 2012

No problems TTC #1, DS born in March 2008

TTC #2 since July 2009
Started seeing RE Sept 2010
Blood tests show I'm not ovulating, HSG shows right tube is blocked but hysteroscopy was all clear.

2010/2011
4 cycles clomid + TI = BFN
2 cycles clomid, repronex & progesterone + IUI = BFN

Diagnostic Laparoscopy tentatively scheduled for September 13th.

Lap cancelled 09/12/11 due to complete surprise natural BFP, Betas fluctuating, confirmed ectopic. Methotrexate on September 29th.

Diagnostic Laparoscopy rescheduled for January 10th, 2012. Right tube removed, too damaged from the ectopic to save. Lots of endometriosis found and cleaned up.

IUI#3 was a miserable failure. Did not respond at all to repronex. Taking a cycle off before trying Gonal-F

Another natural BFP on April 5th (SO's birthday)!!! EDD December 12th, Cole Marshall arrived December 8th, 7lbs 6oz!


#48 Alhena12

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Posted 09 September 2015 - 05:16 AM

There is a provincial diaper service be we live just outside of the area that they serve.

Sounds like there isn't a magic solution.



#49 Baby 4 Millers

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Posted 22 November 2015 - 03:52 PM

Annika sorry I didn't see your post. Bummis prefolds are fine and had those and some mystery ones I bought used. I liked the swaddlebees covers. Now called Blueberry as they had snaps and could size them. I later added some pocket diapers and stuffed with the prefolds or hemp inserts. They came with microfibre inserts and sometimes used them. The blueberry Capri cover also can hold an insert (don't use microfibre right against skin). Used a liner starting a 6 mon when no longer EBF to lift the poop but with EBF can just wash. I liked the nellies washing soad that you can order from Costco online even without a membership.

I didn't like the bummis Velcro covers as his bum got too hot and turned red. Also hated that hubby didn't remember to close the Velcro when washing so it stuck to everything.

Don't worry about the NB prefolds if you're ok with folding the size 1 and having a bulky bumm baby.
Me 43 DH 45. 2ww post day 3 transfer