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6 Ways to Use Cloth Wipes

By Seedling Baby HQ | March 18, 2020 |

There’s a lot of fuss about shortage in supply of staple household goods at the moment due to concerns over the Coronavirus pandemic. The shelves in my local Aldi are completely void of pasta, rice, disposable paper goods and most canned foods. I can’t give you any tips on making your own pasta or growing…

Can We Live Without Toilet Paper?

By Seedling Baby HQ | March 6, 2020 |

In case you missed the news this week, Australians are wiping clean (pardon the pun) supermarket shelves around the country and stocking up on single-use paper goods, in particular toilet paper. Concerned by media hysteria surrounding the coronavirus, we’ve whipped out our wallets and stockpiled like regular preppers. To be clear, I’m not having a…

You Can Start Right Now

By Seedling Baby HQ | March 1, 2020 |

A few months ago, I was speaking with an acquaintance who mentioned she’d start using cloth nappies on her baby as soon as the weather improved. It was late winter when we were chatting and she figured that a warm sunny day would be a more conducive way to start their reusable journey than a…

Saving Money with Cloth Nappies

By Seedling Baby HQ | December 27, 2019 |

With a fresh new year just around the corner, you might have started thinking about your new year goals. If saving money is on the list, switching from disposable to reusable nappies will be a huge support for this goal. Cloth nappies can save parents over $1200 during their child’s time in nappies – more…

13 Cloth Nappy Tips

By Seedling Baby HQ | November 4, 2019 |

To celebrate Cloth Shot a Day as well as 13 years in the cloth nappy industry, here are 13 cloth nappy tips. We shared many of these over on our Instagram stories during October, but if videos aren’t really your thing or you want a handy checklist, here they are again. To help prevent the…

Cloth Shot a Day 2019

By Seedling Baby HQ | October 1, 2019 |

YAY! It’s that time of year! The days are longer and warmer and it’s no-pants weather! Time to break out the camera and start snapping away for the annual Cloth Shot a Day photo-a-day competition brought to you by the Australian Nappy Association, and proudly sponsored by yours truly. Cloth Shot A Day is a…

Shell or Wrap: What’s the Difference?

By Seedling Baby HQ | September 19, 2019 |

We’re often asked what the difference is between our Multi-fit Pocket nappy shell and our Cómodo Wrap, so we thought it would be helpful to turn the answer into a blog post, complete with pictures. Cómodo Wrap The Cómodo Wrap is essentially the waterproof component of a two-part nappying system. It is intended to be…

Prefold Cloth Nappies: Pros and Cons

By Seedling Baby HQ | September 5, 2019 |

In the past, we’ve had the cheek to call prefolds the “ultimate” cloth nappy. So today we’re going to give you 5 reasons why they’re so flipping fabulous… and then do something really silly and tell you 3 reasons why they might not work for you. Ready? Here are 5 reasons why choosing a prefold style…

3 Ways to Simplify the Switch to Cloth Wipes

By Seedling Baby HQ | August 9, 2019 |

When I first started using cloth nappies, I was using disposable wipes with them. After a few weeks, my mum suggested using a face washer instead. That sounded simple enough, so I grabbed some face washers and felt like I was all set. Truth be told though, it wasn’t as simple as it sounded and…

5 Reasons to Choose Reusable Cloth Wipes

By Seedling Baby HQ | August 2, 2019 |

If you’ve been around these parts long, you’ll know we’re big on anything that helps you to be more self-sufficient. Today I want to take you through one of the key ways you can do this as a busy parent, without adding extra work or stress.  That way is, as the title suggests, by choosing…