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The Story of Oops… and Oopsie!
March 20, 2019 10:08 pm | by
Behind the scenes: The story of our color "Oops" and "Oopsie!"

With a name like Oops, there must be a story! Did you know, the color “Oops” was purely chance? Fabric suppliers generate colors by code, but on one fateful run years ago, the code – we think for Blossom – was inverted. Just like that, Oops happened. Never wanting to waste, we decided to embrace the surprise. When we realized we didn’t have tabs that would match the PUL, our design team began proposing fun tab and snap combinations for our little Oops. We’d considered Grasshopper for one tab, Mirror for the other, with mixed up snaps, then someone pointed

 
My Journey with Cloth Diapers
March 20, 2019 8:00 am | by
My journey with cloth diapers. From 23 years ago until now. #clothdiapers

My Intro to Cloth Diapers: Not Just Prefolds & Plastic Pants Anymore I have been around cloth diapers my entire life. As a child, my mother used cloth diapers on me. Can you picture it- prefolds and pins and plastic pants? I always wanted a big family, but diapers are so expensive! When I was a young adult, a friend was diapering her new baby and was using prefold diapers and diaper covers. This was a far cry from the plastic pants of my youth. Having no younger siblings, my only experience with diapers was with babysitting. All of the

 
Ditch the Disposables for Reusable Options
March 18, 2019 9:18 pm | by
Make the switch! Try swapping out some disposable items for reusable options. Save money and prevent waste.

Apparently, it’s almost spring. It’s pretty hard to tell that here in St. Louis where we’ve had snow in the forecast just a few weeks ago. The countdown to  Easter has begun, which I consider the unofficial start of spring. Lent is also a season in which some people choose to give up something or abstain from activities, like skipping decadent desserts and watching trash tv. I’ve seen a lot of buzz online about people ditching one-time use items this Lent. Swapping plastic straws for stainless steel, paper napkins for cloth, plastic cutlery for silverware, plastic bags for canvas totes,

 
Elemental Joy Cloth Diapers Available in Walmart
March 12, 2019 11:39 am | by
Elemental Joy cloth diapers available in Walmart. Yes- cloth diapers IN the diaper aisle in the world's largest company's stores. #ElementalJoy #choosejoy

Cloth diapers are going mainstream! As of this week, you will be able to find Elemental Joy cloth diaper kits on the shelves in select Walmart stores. Each kit includes: 6 Elemental Joy cloth diaper covers 12 cloth diaper inserts – 100% cotton 1 wet bag Reusable cloth diaper pail The new Elemental Joy cover and insert design have been engineered for ease of use. Everything you need to get started comes in one handy bucket! It’s not only a great value, but the entire product is made here in the USA. We’re so proud of that! The Road to

 
Fight Through Cold and Flu Season
March 11, 2019 9:00 pm | by
Great Products to fight colds and flu

Anyone else ready for Spring? Winter’s cold & the flu have finally hit our home. Everyone knows, drink plenty of fluids and try to make your family as comfortable as possible while the illness persists. Besides cloth diapering, I try to be as natural as possible in my parenting.  Some of my favorite tricks to fight through  cold and flu season are available right here at Cotton Babies. BumGenius Flannel Wipes Most people probably think about flannel wipes for bottoms, but when you have a drippy sore nose- that soft flannel is so much kinder to our skin than any

 
Go Green for St. Patrick’s Day
March 9, 2019 8:00 am | by
Go Green for St. Patrick's Day!

Aren’t holidays just more fun when there are little ones involved? We’ve got a list of our favorite GREEN things to get your whole family ready for St. Patrick’s Day! Don’t get pinched- go green! And when it comes to making “green” choices, we don’t just mean the color. Many of these green gifts are good for the planet, too. Green Diapers This is Cotton Babies, after all, so we’ve got to show some love for cloth diapers. Which are your favorite green diapers for St. Patrick’s Day? I’ve got my eye on Hummingbird, Grasshopper, Sierpinski, The Big Woods, Play,

 
The Great Car Seat Shuffle
February 27, 2019 4:00 am | by

Recently, my middle daughter, Avianna, went to the doctor and was measured at 48 inches tall. This meant that she was only 1 inch away from outgrowing her Nuna Rava car seat. It was officially time for the great car seat shuffle! I already had a booster picked out for her, so I was ready to uninstall her Rava and install her new booster. I am a Child Passenger Safety Technician (CPST), so I knew I could safely take on this task myself. I recommend always consulting a CPST for car seat installation or a safety check. I waited for

 
My Journey to Discovering MilkDaze Nursing Pads
February 19, 2019 9:00 am | by
milkdaze nursing pads

When I had my first baby, I was definitely learning everything as I went. Breast pads weren’t even on my radar before my first son was born. He surprised us by coming two weeks early and although I had everything I needed for labor and the baby, I was missing things I needed for myself. Thankfully my sweet sister offered to run out for anything I overlooked – one of which was a pack of disposable nursing pads. My first baby: disposables My milk came in pretty quickly, so I was grateful to have them on hand. I quickly discovered that I’m what

 
Hey, Valentine! Get Smitten Now
February 14, 2019 10:00 am | by
Celebrate Valentine's Day with an adorable PINK cloth diaper with heart-shaped snaps. Get Smitten now! #CottonBabies #FlipDiapers

Happy Valentine’s Day to one and all! We are feeling the love with our newest cloth diaper, Smitten! Available exclusively in Flip covers at this time, Smitten is a Countess Pink Diaper with white binding and tabs with heart-shaped snaps! Yes, the tab snaps are hearts! Choose from white Heart snaps – affectionately known as Wink. Or black heart snaps we’ve nicknamed Blink! This lovely diaper will make your heart skip a beat! It’s sweet enough for Valentine’s Day, birthday celebrations or everyday wear. Smitten Giveaway To spread the love, we’re giving away a Smitten with Blink(black) snaps! Tell us something

 
Fall in Love with Valentine Gifts
February 10, 2019 11:06 am | by
Valentine gifts that make you go "aww!"

Are you looking for the perfect Valentine gift? We have some adorable gifts that you are sure to fall head over heels for. Whether you are shopping for your sweetie or your little sweetie, we’ve got you covered! Smitten We LOVE this new adorable diaper available in Flip. Not only does it scream “LOVE” in Countess Pink, but this Flip diaper cover is also trimmed in white with HEART-SHAPED snaps- still available in white or black- Blink or Wink! Snag one for your sweetie before they’re sold out.   Be Mine Collection Our Be Mine collection is perfect for the baby