Adventures in Cloth Diapering

This article is for people who may be a little hesitant about cloth diapering as I was. And now that I’ve got some years of experience doing it behind me, I can speak with some authority. I was really scared about starting cloth diapering but I am really glad I did it. It is easy. […]

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Baby Meet Tawaret

Hippos seem to be a popular gift for babies these days. My Grandmother gave my son a stuffed hippo for Yule and he adores it. My husband has informed me that we can expect a handmade hippo from my mother-in-law soon, as she makes one for every baby that’s born into the family. I didn’t […]

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Baby Butt Wipe Juice

Baby Butt Wipe Juice Use this potion on wash cloths to gently clean baby’s bottom at diaper change time instead of using harsh chemicals and disposable wipes. This is also a wonderful first aid for burns. Preparation Time: Ingredients: For the concentrate: 1 pint Aloe Vera Gel (I like Aloe Farms Aloe Vera Gel 2 […]

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Breastfeeding Revisited

The last few years there has been somewhat of a local baby boom and I’ve found myself discussing breastfeeding with other people at great length. I breastfed both of my older children for the first few weeks and supplemented formula after I went back to work and school. I remember it being remarkably easy and, […]

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Breastfeeding Is Divine

Breastfeeding is a subject I’ve become extremely passionate about over the past few years. I never thought I would, but there it is. I’m even considering joining a local breastfeeding awareness group that I recently discovered. Breastfeeding has become a sort of spiritual thing to me. I think it has to be, because it’s hard. […]

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