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4 Compelling Reasons to Make the Switch to Cloth Diapers

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4 Compelling Reasons to Make the Switch to Cloth Diapers

It is always a pleasure to share our blog pages with like-minded people. Jenny Silverstone is a Modern Eco-friendly Mama and a blogger behind MomLovesBest.com. We were thrilled when she accepted our invitation to share her carefully researched infographic and insights on WHY to cloth diaper. Quick and easy is the name of the game for many parents today. But, quick and easy isn't always the best route, and your choice of diapers is no different. While disposable diapers are undoubtedly convenient for laundry purposes, they are still quite expensive, generate tons of waste, and can even pose health risks...

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Giving Thanks on Thanksgiving

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Giving Thanks on Thanksgiving

Giving Thanks on Thanksgiving Dear Charlie Banana® Moms and Dads! I hope this finds you well. We have so much to be grateful for as our lives are blessed with beautiful healthy adorable children. We have plentiful of food and necessities. Just knowing that we have plenty is enough. I wanted to thank you for your support and your love for Charlie Banana®. It's not easy to run a business and keep the new products’ and design ideas coming. But we receive so many letters from you telling us how our products make your life better, that this truly motivates...

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"What is it like to cloth diaper with multiple children in diapers? Quadruplets anyone?“

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"What is it like to cloth diaper with multiple children in diapers?  Quadruplets anyone?“

"What is it like to cloth diaper with multiple children in diapers? Quadruplets anyone?" There is great deal of fascination about the concept of more than one baby being born at the same time. Statistically 90% of all multiple births are made up of twins and the remaining 10% being shared between triplets, quadruplets and more. So we got very excited, when received some good news from our Colombian retailer that Quadruplets, Ian, Bandon, Briana and Briana, had been born in Colombia and joined the ranks of Charlie Banana® babies! Edith is just starting her cloth diapering journey and we...

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Charlie Banana® Cloth Diaper to hit San Francisco Maternity Ward

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Charlie Banana® Cloth Diaper to hit San Francisco Maternity Ward

Newborn Connections – introducing cloth diapers in maternity ward We here at Charlie Banana® have spent many of our dedicated hours toiling over effective ways to spread cloth diapering awareness. There’s social media, workshops, education, events and trade shows, and, of course, this here blog. But all of that is great when you know about cloth diapering already. What about new moms and dads, who have never considered it. With that intention, we gathered up a big idea. What better place to seize attention than where there is a dense population of newborns? That’s right, the maternity ward! What if...

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Beautiful mother's story

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Beautiful mother's story

A deaf mother's story Motherhood is a major learning curve. One minute you're pregnant and the next you're a feeding, swaddling, diapering and soothing expert, discovering an infinite love you have for this new human being. In celebration of Mother's Day we would like to share Erin's story, which gives us a glimpse of what is it like to be a deaf mother raising a baby. "Hello, I’m Erin! I was born profoundly deaf and raised by hearing parents. I graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) in Upstate New York. In case...

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