Thirsties One Size All in One
Our daughter just turned 8 months (the day our son turned 4 years!), and I realized that while we’ve simplifies things this time around, there are some baby gear items that I’m still finding super useful.
So, whether you’re expecting and would like some ideas (besides cloth diapers!) for what to stock the nursery with or have a baby shower to shop for, hopefully this post will provide a helpful resource. I also welcome any and all moms to share their own favorite must-haves in the comments since parenthood is SO personal and some of my faves might not be someone else’s cup of tea.
Swaddling blanket/sleep sacks – Hands-down, if you can only get one thing, buy a muslin swaddling blanket for those first few months. Seriously, it’s that huge. Our daughter sleeps SO much better when she’s all snugly “tucked in.” And even now, she sleeps tons better … Read More
Now that my daughter’s about 8 months, it’s time to address, ugh, poop. For some, this is a cloth diapering issue to solve from day one (if a baby is formula fed). But, in our case, Harper is breastfeed and hasn’t taken to solids as voraciously as her brother did (boy, DID he!), so her poop has just recently taken a turn into the needs-to-be-rinsed-first territory.
This is one of those topics that turns people away from cloth diapering altogether. I kind of find it funny because, well, have you TRIED disposables? Talk about blow-outs. Seriously. As parents, we’re going to be touching poop. And catching vomit in our hands. And wiping snot off of faces without a tissue. Gross happens, so what’s a little extra here and there? (Plus, thank goodness for cloth diapers that CONTAIN THE BLOW-OUTS! And, did you guys know that disposable users are actually … Read More
Can you believe how time flies! June 2016 was a month packed with summer fun and FIVE #ThirstiesThursdays! This month I thought it’d be fun to give you a peek into the world of Thirsties on Instagram. Here are June’s #ThirstiesRealLife Photo Contest finalists and the winner. They are a mix of simply adorable #ThirstiesBaby pics, precious moments between babies and their daddies (after all Father’s Day is in June), and summer fun. Enjoy and be sure to capture and share your #ThirstiesRealLife moments in July!
Now for the hard part, choosing a winner. This month’s winner will receive a Thirsties New Natural Fitted in his or her choice of One Size or Newborn and one of our popular Duo Wraps in his or her choice of size, closure, and print/color. Drumroll please….
The winner is @leokerry and her … Read More