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    Bambooty – our perfect cloth nappies for nursery

    We had decided to use cloth nappies from the onset with our first baby. After 9 months, you could say we’d nailed it. But only at home and with family doing the changes. Being the first to use cloth nappies at the nursery, I wanted to make things as easy as possible. However, finding the perfect cloth nappies for nursery was a mini-journey but after a few false starts we found the right ones: Bambooty Easy Dry nappies. So what’s the big deal about them? One row of poppers They are as close to velcro as you can get but with poppers. With the one row of poppers, it is…

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    Why I Started Using Cloth Nappies

    Before nappies came up in the “which essential baby items do we need” conversation, the husband and I had both independently assumed that we’d be using cloth nappies. After the initial research, it turns out things have moved on quite significantly from the nappies in the days of our parents. I also needed to be sure that it won’t be an unnecessary hassle to me, potential babysitters and nursery. So why did I take the plunge? 1. Save Money Yes, there is the initial outlay which was daunting as I was about to venture into the unknown. With so many brands to choose from, I turned to the Nappy Lady…

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    Cloth Nappy Review – GroVia ONE

    I asked the ladies in my phone to recommend an easy night nappy as changing 2-parters in the middle night whilst barely awake, was not going well. They all said: GroVia ONE. So I bought a preloved one to try when a good deal came up. I paid more than I usually do for preloved nappies so I was curious to see what made it so expensive. I wasn’t disappointed. The material is lovely, thick yet soft and it just screams quality even with the plain blue one I got. I imagine the awesome prints they come in would look even more lush. Overview GroVia One is a one-size nappy that should fit…