Cloth Pads for Women?

I’d like to start this blog by saying, for some of you, this may be TMI, as in “too much information,” but as I’ve said before, we cloth-diapering moms are not typically overly-squeamish so with that warning, I’ll continue.

After 23 months, I just had a visit from Aunt Flo.  That’s right. My monthly. My cycle. My friend. My period. After over nine months of pregnancy and then 14 months of breastfeeding (and still going strong, thank you very much) I wasn’t sure if I would ever get it again. And truth be told, I hadn’t missed it at all.

So anyway, as I was dealing with Aunt Flo and getting ready to use a maxi-pad, into the bathroom walks my four-year-daughter, Kate–Mommy wants privacy? What a ridiculous concept. Anyway, curious Kate asked about the “diaper” I was  holding. After I gave her a very simplistic, yet truthful answer, I … Read More