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Can We Talk About Cloth Diapers for a Sec?

JJ Keith | Posted 11.23.2013 | Parents
JJ Keith

Here's what befuddles me: How did cloth diapers go from being a way to contain a baby's excrement to a lifestyle choice? What's with the fluffy bottom fetish?

The Best Kind of Diapers

Joanne Goldblum | Posted 07.15.2013 | Impact
Joanne Goldblum

Unfortunately, those of us in the diaper bank movement often find ourselves in the middle of a cloth vs. disposable war. Since there are an estimated 3 million American children under the age of three living in poverty, we need all the help we can get -- disposable or cloth.

Eco Etiquette: How To Deal With Green Guilt

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 07.17.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

Send all your eco-inquiries to Jennifer Grayson at eco.etiquette@gmail.com. Questions may be edited for length and clarity. I used to be excited abou...

Sustainable, Recyclable, Durable: Purses and Bags Made from Movie Film

Holly Cara Price | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Holly Cara Price

Julie Lewis was a stay-at-home mom with an undergraduate degree in Biology and a Masters in Nutrition and Biochemistry in 1991 when she came up with a...

Eco Etiquette: How Can I Convince My Husband to Use Cloth Diapers?

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

Send all your eco-inquiries to Jennifer Grayson at eco.etiquette@gmail.com. Questions may be edited for length and clarity. My husband has been fine ...

Chewable Pampers: SNL's Disposable Diaper Suggestion

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

EcoWonk caught the environmental "message" in this week's Saturday Night Live "Chewable Pampers" sketch: To date, disposable diaper manufacturers o...

How To Choose a Modern Diaper: Fitteds, Flushables, Fleece or... Plastic

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kirsten Dirksen

When preparing for the birth of my first daughter, I had high ideals for how I was going to save those 4.5 trees and 2 tons of garbage.