Around 6 weeks ago, we added four new members to our family; Darla, Queenie, Kate, and Hilda. Four ladies to join me in my otherwise testosterone filled home. They are part of of our journey to a smaller carbon footprint, and a larger sense of connection to the world of nature and cycles. I also … Continue reading Patience
Like many others, my first year of motherhood has been psychologically, emotionally, and mentally challenging. Part of my recovery and management of postpartum anxiety, as well as preparation for baby number 2 has been a significant amount of introspective work, on my own and with the help of a perinatal mental health professional. Through this … Continue reading Learning from scrap and mistakes
Something that often gets asked about cloth nappies is how do we dry them in winter? People often tell me that the environmental and economical cost of washing and drying cloth nappies, especially in winter, outweighs the benefits. This simply isn't true, and especially for those of us who have never, and never intend to, … Continue reading Diary of a Cloth Nappy Family 6 – Winter is Here.