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Monthly Archives: June 2013

It’s Thirsties Time- Giveaway Winner #96

Congratulations to Leah Heet Wedler who won our Thirsties Thursday Giveaway #96.

Leah won:

2-Thirsties Diaper Covers

Leah, please contact us here to claim your giveaway. When you contact us let us know you are the winner and also include your email address for verification purposes. You have until July 4th at 4pm cst to claim otherwise we will draw a new winner.

Cloth Diaper Safe Laundry Detergents

We have a list of recommended laundry detergents, but sometimes those detergents are not available to all consumers. These detergents will be free from brighteners, dyes, chemical fragrance, bleach, and fabric Fabric softenersofteners; as well as harsh ingredients. We wanted to give you another list of detergents that are CD safe, which you should be able to find at local grocery or discount stores. Of course, if you are close to a cloth diaper store, I would see what they carry first!

One of these should be available locally:

 

Bi-O-Kleen All Temperature, Liquid 

Bi-O-Kleen Laundry Liquid

ECOS Baby

ECOS Free & Clear 

ECOS Laundry Liquid

Dropps Liquid Laundry Pacs Dye and Scent Free

Tide Free (contains Brighteners)

 

The above detergents will be safe to use on cloth diapers, as will our list of recommended laundry detergents:

 

Allens Naturally Liquid*

Country Save Liquid

Ecover Liquid*

Ecover Powder*

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Science, MRSA and Hemp: Could this be the new wonder fabric?

Science made a recent discovery that perhaps the rest of us already knew about or at least we had heard that it was a possibility…using MRSA_electron_microscopehemp in fabric can keep nasty bacteria away. On Sunday, June 16, researchers released a recent study conducted by the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) that was conducted to see how long the bacteria methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) could survive on fabrics used in hospital, clinical and long term care homes. Basically, after reading a few fancy medical jargon laid articles, it seems that the findings of this study were that MRSA and other bacteria was able to survive from one to 90 days on the fabric surfaces of cotton, polyester, and polyethelene. In a study of 1,237 hospitals and residential health care homes researchers found that 3.4% of patients were infected with MRSA. This is increasingly higher than … Read More

It’s Thirsties Time- Giveaway Winner #95

Congratulations to Valerie Soules who won our Thirsties Thursday Giveaway #95.

Valerie won:

1-Thirsties Duo Wrap

2-Thirsties Duo Fab Fitted Cloth Diapers

Valerie, please contact us here to claim your giveaway. When you contact us let us know you are the winner and also include your email address for verification purposes. You have until June 27th at 4pm cst to claim otherwise we will draw a new winner.

Thirsties Thursday Giveaway #96**CLOSED**

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This weeks giveaway is for :

2-Thirsties Diaper Covers
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