Tushmate Newborn AIO and One Size AIO Review

Now that I once again have TWO kids in cloth diapers at the same time, I thought it was the perfect time to share my thoughts on the All-In-One cloth diapers by TushMate.  They were gracious enough to send me two beautiful diapers to try out for this review.

Newborn AIO

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Features: The newborn AIO is made up of a waterproof TPU shell, a semi-attached hemp/cotton insert, and a stay dry liner on top.  As is true of all All-In-One diapers, everything is attached, which makes putting on the diaper very simple.  The insert can unfold to make it easy to wash and fast to dry.  Like all the TushMate prints, each diaper is printed so BOTH sides are right-side up,  and every diaper has a perfect picture on the bum.  The attention to detail sets this brand apart from many others.  My favorite feature?  The hook & loop closure.  It is the softest velcro (no scratchy edges or hooks to scratch sensitive baby skin), but is the stickiest I’ve tried.  I don’t know how they do it, but it’s amazing!

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My favorite TushMate feature…the soft and sticky hook & loop fastener!

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The stay dry liner keeps baby’s skin dry.

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This gorgeous print is “right-side up” both in the front and back!

Function: The design of the newborn AIO makes it very easy to use.  No inserts to attach, and it all stays together in the wash.  I really like that it has both a natural fiber insert AND a stay dry liner on top.  The liner paired with the cover gives the diaper double gussets to keep in those newborn messes.  For absorbency, I’d say that it would be great for light-average wetters, but not for heavy wetters.  Fortunately, because the attached insert can fold out of the shell for washing and drying, it also gives the diaper a pocket to add extra absorbency.  That way it can work well for any newborn.

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The fold out hemp/cotton insert makes it easy to wash and dry this AIO diaper.

Fit: The newborn AIO fit my 8 lb little guy perfectly.  It has adjustable rise snaps, so it can grow with your baby until he or she fits into one size diapers.  The velcro placement was perfect, so it didn’t scratch Caleb’s belly (unlike other brands I tried).  And the thin hemp/cotton insert made it the most trim fitting newborn diaper I tried as well.  It can easily fit under onesies and other tiny newborn clothes without being too bulky.

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One Size AIO

Features: The one size AIO has the same features as the newborn AIO.  This is one of TushMate’s newest prints…colorful globe.  Isn’t it just beautiful?  I love that the AIO also has the same hidden snaps as TushMate’s AI2 diaper.  This makes adding in an extra TushMate insert very easy.

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Function: Once again, the AIO diaper is definitely easy to use.  Even adding in an extra insert, the stay dry liner snaps to the front and hides all the layers inside the diaper.  This makes for a very simple diaper to put on.  I chose the snap closure for my diaper, but they can also come with their amazing hook & loop closure.  Evelyn is an average-heavy wetter, and while she could soak the attached hemp/cotton insert, I could add in the TushMate large hemp/cotton insert, and that would last for hours.  While it’s an AIO, TushMate definitely wins the award for most versatile diaper, since you can customize the absorbency for any baby.

Fit: Like the newborn AIO and their OS AI2 diaper, the TushMate AIO is a very trim diaper.  It has a great fit, and I don’t think Evelyn will outgrow it before she’s potty trained.

 

What’s your favorite feature of the TushMate AIO or newborn AIO?  Want to see more about the TushMate AI2 one size diaper?  Check out my review here.  Finally, check out TushMate’s website for more of their beautiful prints and to order your own diapers!  🙂

I received a TushMate newborn AIO and a One Size AIO diaper free of charge for the purposes of this review.  All opinions expressed are 100% my own and not influenced by the company.

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TushMate AI2 Cloth Diaper Review

I first heard about TushMate diapers while researching cloth diapering options for Jeremiah at the start of my journey.  Two TushMate AI2 Starter Kits were actually some of the very first diapers I ever bought!  Great reviews and a flexible system were what attracted me to them from the beginning, and I can say, three years and running, they haven’t disappointed.  What’s even better, is how TushMate continues to strive for excellence and keeps coming up with innovative diaper designs!

Features:

TushMate AI2 Starter Kits come with a shell (snap or hook and loop closure options), natural fiber inserts, and a stay dry liner.  There are countless ways to use this combo, so you can find what works best for each baby.

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TushMate AI2 Globe shell with two hemp/cotton blend inserts.

There are three things I really love about TushMate diapers that sets them apart from other similar style diapers:  First the hidden snaps for the inserts and liner.  These snaps are hidden inside the shell (see picture below), so you never have to worry about them rubbing on your baby.  This is especially great because you can choose to use the shell with TushMate inserts, or any insert that works for you…I LOVE using prefolds tucked in the cover flaps for night time diapering.  Because the snaps are hidden away, it doesn’t matter how I use the cover, the snaps are there if I need them, but out of the way if I don’t!

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Check out the hidden snaps in the TushMate shell!

Second, I really like the stay dry liner that can snap into the cover.  Many parents want their kids to have a stay dry option, but need the absorbency of a prefold.  These liners are perfect for keeping wetness away from the baby’s skin, and also make a nice double-gusset to keep messes inside.  Once again, they are there if you want them, but you don’t have to use them, if you don’t want to.

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Stay dry liner snapped on top of the hemp/cotton insert to keep baby’s skin dry.

Finally, I love the unique way TushMate makes their printed diapers.  The way they print and cut their fabric ensures that EVERY SINGLE DIAPER has a perfectly placed print!  No more being disappointed because your favorite part of the print is missing from your particular diaper.  They have beautiful and unique prints that make every diaper change fun.  With my love for traveling, the Globe print is definitely a favorite of mine.

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Every TushMate diaper is printed and cut to ensure EVERY diaper has a perfectly placed print!

Function:

I have been very happy with TushMate diapers.  My AI2 diapers from THREE YEARS AGO are still going strong with regular use!  You can’t say that about many brands at all.  They have excellent elastics that are wide and gentle, the covers made with TPU are both thick and beautiful (especially compared with other similar brands), and their flexibility make them work for any cloth diapering need.

The natural fiber inserts (you can choose between 100% cotton and a hemp/cotton blend) and very thin, making it a trim diaper.  For little ones/light wetters, you only need one or two regular inserts with each change.  They also make a large insert that works great for day time diapering.  Inserts agitate out in the wash, keeping your hands as clean as possible during diaper changes.

At night, I use a prefold paired with a regular TushMate hemp/cotton insert, and that will last my kiddos 12 hours!  The covers have flaps to let you tuck inserts inside and keep them from poking out the top and back.

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Each cover has front and back flaps to hold any insert in place (even if it’s not a TushMate insert)!

Fit:

TushMate AI2 diapers are one-size fits all, so they can fit small babies through potty training.  I couldn’t quite get a small enough fit to work on Evelyn when she was a 7 lb newborn*, but it wasn’t long before they started fitting her.  Now, I love how trim these diapers are, and check out how cute their Globe print is on Evelyn!

 

If your cloth diapering needs are regularly changing, or you like to have OPTIONS without spending a ton of money, TushMate AI2 diapers are perfect for you.  I’m also a huge fan of their customer service.  They stand behind their products and take great care of you too.  Want to give TushMate diapers a try?  Click here.

Leave me a comment!  What is your favorite feature of the TushMate AI2 system?

*TushMate also makes a newborn AIO diaper, for a better fit on tiny babies!

I received a TushMate Starter Kit free of charge for the purposes of this review.  All opinions expressed are 100% my own and not influenced by the company.

Tidy Tots Diaper Review

I’m SO excited to share another new cloth diaper I was able to try out recently.  I first heard of Tidy Tots from another cloth diaper blog, and they sounded so cool, I wanted to give them a try for myself.

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Evelyn was excited to give Tidy Tots diapers a try too!

Tidy Tots diapers were designed to make cloth diapering easy, especially for someone just starting out.  They took two big cloth diaper “fears” (what do you do with the poop, and how do you put them on) and created simple solutions for both.

I was sent the 4 Diaper Snap Essential Set to review.  This set came with two one size covers, four inserts, four boosters, one roll of flushies (flushable liners), and a wet bag.  This is a great starter set to give Tidy Tots diapers a try.

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Tidy Tots 4 Diaper Snap Essential Set (wet bag not pictured).

Features: Adorable one size cover with snaps and flaps to hold inserts in place.  Instead of rise snaps, the cover has incredible leg elastics that stretch as the baby grows.  This makes it a customized fit without any guess work, and perfect for babies of any shape or size!  The inserts are 100% organic hemp and come with a booster that fits inside if you need extra absorbency.  Each insert has velcro on the back to hold the flushies in place, so they don’t bunch up.

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The unique leg elastics make it easy to get a perfect fit on every body shape and size!

Function: Overall, this is a very straightforward diapering system.  Just wrap the flushable liner around the insert, snap the insert in place (you can pre stuff it with a booster for night or a heavy wetter), and you are good to go!  If you change a poopy diaper, plop the poop (and liner*) in the toilet and throw the diaper in the pail or wet bag.  The covers can be reused if they aren’t soaked or soiled, so you have less laundry.

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Each hemp insert has an opening in the back to stuff a booster, if extra absorbency is needed.  The velcro on the sides of the opening hold the flushies in place.

The hemp inserts are very absorbent, and have an opening in the back for the booster to fit inside.  The boosters agitate out in the wash, so you don’t have to unstuff them.  The velcro holds the flushies in place, and then attaches to itself in the wash so it doesn’t snag other laundry.  This is a great feature, because the biggest complaint about flushable liners in general, is that they bunch up and don’t catch all the poop!

Fit: My favorite feature of the Tidy Tots diaper was the leg elastics.  Their ability to stretch without needing to adjust rise snaps keeps the diaper simple to put on.  It’s perfect for the mom diapering two or more children in different sizes, because you don’t ever have to change the fit from a baby to toddler!  It seemed to fit both kids well, without any extra adjustments.  I love using these covers for night time diapering, because they have lots of space for extra stuffing, without leaving any leg or waist gaps.  I haven’t had a leak in this diaper yet!

Overall I think this is a great cloth diaper!  I love how you never have to worry about gaps around the legs, poopy diapers are very easy to clean, and the prints are adorable.

Love what you see and want to give them a try?  You can find them here.  Or, enter for a chance to WIN your own Tidy Tots 2 Diaper Trial Set!  Leave a comment sharing your favorite “no hassle” Tidy Tots feature and enter the giveaway below. **GIVEAWAY CLOSED**
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I received a Tidy Tots 4 Diaper Snap Set free of charge for the purposes of this review.  All opinions expressed are 100% my own and not influenced by the company.

*Not all flushable liners are compatible with sewage and septic systems.  Some can cause clogs and damage, so make sure they will work with your system before flushing. 

Nicki’s Ultimate All-In-One Review

Today, I want to share a brand new Nicki’s Diapers product with you.  If you read my post comparing their cloth diaper types, you already know I’m a huge fan.  So when they came out with their Ultimate All-In-One diaper, I just had to give it a try!  I was really excited to get the new Little Dipper print.  It is beautiful!

Features: Microfiber snap-in insert (topped with stay-dry material) and a stay-dry liner.  Comes in either snap or aplix closures, and the snap option has crossover tabs.

Function: This All-In-One diaper is easy to use with the insert that can snap out before washing to speed up drying time.  This is by far the simplest diaper in the Nicki’s line up!  The stay dry liner on the insert makes it easy to clean up poops, and the encased elastics mean it’s just one step to put it on.  The only learning curve for some people is the direction you fold down the insert.  If you fold it the wrong way (microfiber up toward the baby instead of down), the microfiber will be directly in contact with the baby’s skin causing extreme dryness.  😦

Fit: The fit is very similar to the Nicki’s Bamboo AIO.  It’s still smaller than the Nicki’s pocket or cover, but can easily fit my 2.5 year old on the largest waist and rise settings.

Now, what all the Nicki’s Bamboo AIO fans are wanting to know…

How does the Ultimate compare with the Bamboo?

Features: At a glance, the two diapers look very similar.  There are two big differences: first, the snaps for the insert are exposed on the Ultimate, compared to a flap covering the snaps on the Bamboo.  It really doesn’t make much of a difference, except when poop squishes up the back.  It may be slightly easier to unsnap the insert from the Ultimate.

Ultimate: +1, Bamboo: +0

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Exposed snaps on the Nicki’s Ultimate vs. flap covering snaps on the Nicki’s Bamboo

 

The other big difference is the leg elastics.  The Ultimate has encased elastics while the bamboo has rolled elastics.  Both are gentle on my kids’ legs, but rolling in the elastics on the bamboo creates an extra step.

Ultimate: +1, Bamboo +0

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Encased elastics on Nicki’s Ultimate vs. rolled elastics on Nicki’s Bamboo

Finally, the stay dry topped microfiber insert does make cleaning up poop easier (it doesn’t stick as much), and I’ve found it doesn’t stain as easily.  The bamboo diapers are stain magnets!  A downside to the Ultimate is the possibility for a bad diaper rash if someone folds the microfiber insert the wrong way.  The bamboo doesn’t have that risk.

Ultimate: +2, Bamboo: +1

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Ultimate stay-dry topped microfiber insert (white) vs. Bamboo insert (blue)

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Ultimate stay-dry topped microfiber insert (white) vs. Bamboo insert (blue)

 

Size: The size is pretty similar for both diapers.  While there did appear to be a big difference in size when laid on top of each other, when I put both the Ultimate and Bamboo on Evelyn, the Ultimate ended up being roomier and needed to be snapped down to a smaller size.  Both fit 32 lb. Jeremiah on the largest snap settings.

 

Absorbency: To test the absorbency, I poured water in 1/4 c. increments into each diaper.  I didn’t test the speed of absorbency…just the quantity of liquid each diaper could hold.

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Nicki’s Ultimate AIO on left vs. Nicki’s Bamboo AIO on right

I was very impressed with both diapers!  And in real life, both work wonderfully for Evelyn with no leaks.  However, the Bamboo did end up winning this test by successfully containing 1 3/4 c. of water!  The secret is really in the bamboo lining the cover that catches any leaks.  So while an average wetter may not tell the difference, I’d still recommend the Bamboo AIO for heavy wetters.

Ultimate: +0, Bamboo: +1

So, which would I recommend?  Honestly, it’s a matter of  preference!  Both are excellent diapers with features that stand out from each other.  If stay dry material is important to you, I’d go with the Ultimate, but if you need maximum absorbency, the Bamboo is probably a better choice for you.

What is your favorite feature of the new Nicki’s Ultimate All-In-One?

I received a Nicki’s Ultimate AIO diaper free of charge for the purposes of this review.  All opinions expressed are 100% my own and not influenced by the company.  This post may contain affiliate links.

Baby Feeding Essentials

Evelyn is now five months old, and even though she is a FABULOUS baby (and already sleeping through the night), I still feel like I’ve barely finished feeding her before she’s ready to eat again!  There are tons of different feeding philosophies (which I will not get into here), but one thing is certain, there are some essentials you are going to need for your baby.

For my list today, I’ve created it mainly for moms who plan on breastfeeding.  Not because I’m against formula…I just haven’t done it, so I don’t know everything you will need.  🙂  I also didn’t include any supplies for making your own baby food, although I may include it in a future post!

Essentials:

IMG_59108 oz. Bottles (set of three) – The Dr. Brown’s Baby Bottles are really popular, AND they fit on the Medela Pump in Style pieces, so you can pump directly into these bottles!

Medela Breast Milk Feeding Gift Set or the Medela Breast Milk Storage Solution – This has a lot of smaller bottles that are great for starting out.

Medela Pump In Style Advanced Breastpump – While I am providing a link to purchase this pump from Amazon, many insurance companies today cover the cost of a pump.  Just make sure you check with them before you buy anything.  I love my Medela pump and could not get by without it.  Some moms just have a manual pump like this for emergencies, but don’t pump extra, so they don’t need the electric one.

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Breastmilk Freezer Tray – These are a wonderful way to freeze and store extra milk.  The best thing about them, is that milk is frozen in one ounce increments, so you only thaw what you need.  AND, the frozen milk sticks can fit inside the mouth of a bottle, so you don’t need to thaw them first and risk a leak!  After pumping, I would freeze the milk, then transfer it into quart-sized freezer bags.  When I was ready to use it, I just put the amount I needed into the bottle, then used the bottle warmer to heat it up.  Easy.

Simple Lines Milk Freezer Trays. Each section is one ounce, so you only thaw exactly what you need.

Simple Lines Milk Freezer Trays. Each section is one ounce, so you only thaw exactly what you need.

I store the frozen milk in quart sized freezer bags until I'm ready to thaw it.

I store the frozen milk in quart sized freezer bags until I’m ready to thaw it.

Cloth Diapers/Burp Cloths (2 packages) – I really like these Gerber Heavyweight Gauze Prefolds.  Gerber makes cheaper ones, but they aren’t nearly as nice.  These are thick and make excellent burp cloths!  You will want at least two packages…we go through a ton of them each week, and I like to have them scattered around the house so they are ready if I need one.

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Vitamin D Supplement Drops (for breastfed baby) – many doctors recommend giving your breastfed baby a dose of Vitamin D every day.

Very Nice to Have, But Not Essential:

Medela Quick Clean Micro-Steam Bags – While you can boil your bottles and pump parts in water to sterilize them, these are much quicker and easier to use.

Aden + Anais Burpy Bibs (6) – These bibs provide great coverage for messy eaters.  I actually used these under the Waterproof Bibs since Jeremiah was so messy!  They also make nice burp cloths before solid foods are introduced.

Breastfeeding Pillow (Boppy or My Brest Friend) – both pillows have their merits, so it’s a matter of preference.  The Boppy has many uses (great for sitting on postpartum, tummy time for babies, etc.), but the My Brest Friend pillow is so comfortable and gives extra back support for nursing.  I’m glad I actually have one of each.

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Dr. Brown’s Digital Bottle Warmer

Bottle Warmer – a digital one is SO nice to have!  It also works great for warming baby food.

Boon Grass Countertop Drying Rack and Accessories – I thought this was just a trendy drying rack, but after trying it out, I love mine!  Small pump and bottle pieces are easily held without falling down inside it, and it can go through the dishwasher if it needs cleaning.

Essential, But Don’t Need Right Away:

Waterproof Bib (at least 2) – I tried a variety of bibs, and the silicone waterproof ones are the most durable and easy to clean.  I actually run mine through the dishwasher a few times a week, just to get them extra clean.

Tommee Tippee Waterproof Bib & Baby Feeding Spoon

Tommee Tippee Waterproof Bib & Baby Feeding Spoon

Gerber Graduates Soft-Bite Infant Spoons (2 sets)

Baby Feeding Spoons (2 sets)

Gerber Graduates Toddler Forks (2 sets)

Toddler Plates (set of 5)

NUK Learner Cups (3) – These are great for transitioning from bottle to sippy cup.  The soft nipple feels similar to the bottle, so babies are more willing to make the switch.  However, once teeth pop through, you may need to start replacing the nipples because they are easily chewed through.  Or, just switch over to the Take & Toss Sippy Cups.  These are dishwasher safe, so they are not just one-time-use throw-away cups.  And you can’t beat the price for the quality!

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Well, I hope you found this helpful!  If you want to check out all my baby essentials, you can download my Baby Registry List for FREE.

Leave me a comment…what is your top baby feeding item?

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Nicki’s Diapers: AIO, Pocket, or Cover…Which one is best for you?

I first came across Nicki’s Diapers when I was on the hunt for another cloth diaper brand they carry in their online store.  Soon after I started shopping there, they came out with a new line of diapers with their own name brand.  Not only did they have some adorable prints at great prices, but they have an awesome program to go with them.  For every Nicki’s Diaper product you buy, they will donate one to a child in need.  That is something I can support!  They even have pictures of Nicki going to an orphanage in China to donate some of their diapers to babies there.  I love it!

Nicki’s Diapers come in four different styles (AIO, pocket, cover, and pull-on cover), and I’m going to feature three of them today. Not only is the style of each diaper different, but they also have different fits and functions (as you can see in the picture below).  Hopefully you will get an idea of which diaper would work best for you, and you can give Nicki’s Diapers a try!

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From left to right: Nicki’s Pocket, Nicki’s AIO, Nicki’s Cover. All set to their largest setting.

Nicki’s AIO Bamboo

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Features: Natural terry bamboo fiber snap-in insert and liner.  The legs have roll-in elastic, which is gentle on babies’ legs.  Comes in either snap or aplix closures, and the snap option has crossover tabs.

Function: This All-In-One diaper is easy to use with the insert that can snap out before washing to speed up drying time.  You just put it on the baby, roll in the legs, and go!  The diaper is VERY absorbent – great for heavy wetters, or even night time.  It didn’t quite make it all night with Jeremiah as a two-year old, but it could work with a booster of some kind.

Fit: This fits the smallest of the three diapers.  It looks great on Evelyn (at 11 lbs), but is on the very last snap setting for Jeremiah (he is currently around 30 lbs).  With the thick bamboo insert, it does seem bulky on smaller babies.

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Nicki’s AIO on two month old, Evelyn.

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Nicki’s AIO on two month old, Evelyn.

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Nicki’s AIO on two-year-old Jeremiah.

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Nicki’s AIO on two-year-old Jeremiah.

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Nicki’s AIO on two-year-old Jeremiah.



Nicki’s Pocket Diaper

IMG_4583 Features: Stay dry liner with openings in the front and back.  These openings make stuffing the pocket easy and allow the included microfiber insert to agitate out in the wash.  No touching wet inserts!  Comes in snap (with crossover tabs) or aplix closures.

Function: Pocket diapers are a favorite of many dads and babysitters because they are so easy to put on.  With the insert already stuffed inside, you can put them on the baby just like a disposable.

Fit: The Nicki’s pocket has the largest fit of their three styles.  It did not fit Evelyn as a newborn and left large leg gaps.  Now that she’s almost three months old and over 11lbs, she can wear the pocket diaper without problems.  There is still plenty of room for two-year-old Jeremiah, and I still have the rise snapped up one setting.

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Nicki’s Pocket Diaper on two month old, Evelyn.

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Nicki’s Pocket Diaper on two month old Evelyn.

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Nicki’s Pocket Diaper on two month old Evelyn.

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Nicki’s Pocket Diaper on two-year-old Jeremiah.

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Nicki’s Pocket Diaper on two-year-old Jeremiah.

Nicki’s Diaper Cover

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Features: Tuckable flaps at the front and back to keep inserts in place.  This cover has double gussets in the legs to hold in messes. Comes in either snap or aplix closures, and the snap option has crossover tabs.

Function: If you want the most for your money, the Nicki’s Cover is the way to go.  It’s the least expensive, but gives you a TON of versatility.  You can put any insert (unless it is microfiber w/o a micro fleece liner) or fitted diaper you want inside so you get a customized diaper that works best for your baby.  I use it mainly for Jeremiah’s night time diaper because I have to stuff it with a prefold AND flour sack towel combo to last him all 12 hours at night.

Fit:  This cover is in the middle between the AIO and the pocket diapers. It gets small enough to fit a newborn (see my post on OS diapers that can fit newborns here), but is also very roomy for a toddler.  Jeremiah still has the rise snapped up once for his day time diaper, but I unsnap it completely to fit his bulkier night time inserts.  It is a very trim diaper that makes it fit easily in a diaper bag and isn’t bulky under clothing.

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Nicki’s Cover (over a flour sack towel insert) on two month old Evelyn.

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Nicki’s Cover (over a flour sack towel insert) on two month old Evelyn.

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Nicki’s Cover (over a flour sack towel insert) on two-year-old Jeremiah.

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Nicki’s Cover (over a flour sack towel insert) on two-year-old Jeremiah.

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Nicki’s Cover (over a flour sack towel insert) on two-year-old Jeremiah.

Thanks to my two wonderful baby models (Jeremiah had to be bribed with fruit snacks to hold still!), I hope you have a better idea about which Nicki’s Diaper would be best for you.  Or, just get a couple of each and try them for yourself…click here to check out their website!  Let me know what you think…which diaper style would YOU choose?

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Do One-Size Cloth Diapers Really Fit a Newborn?

After Evelyn’s birth, I’m frequently asked how life is with two kids.  Honestly, it’s not as difficult a transition as the one going from no kids to one kid.  A couple years of experience under my belt has really helped everything go about as smoothly as I could wish for.  And Evelyn is a REALLY easy baby, so that helps!

Since I started cloth diapering Jeremiah when he was a month old, I was very excited to try cloth earlier with Evelyn.  Many cloth diaper companies claim their one-size diapers can fit from birth to potty trained, but which ones REALLY can fit a newborn?  While I haven’t tested out every brand (although I wish I could!), I did try some popular ones out on Evelyn to see how they worked.

Now, I know every newborn is a different size, so this won’t be true for everyone.  But, Evelyn was 7 lbs and 9 oz at birth, so she was a great average-sized baby to try these diapers on.  If you tend to have larger babies, it’s likely you will have even more success getting one-size diapers to fit from birth.

NOTE: Almost all OS diapers will be bulky on a newborn – especially if you’re putting them under a onesie.  But the diapers that “fit” could actually get small enough in the legs and waist so there were no gaps that minimized leaks.

One-Size Cloth Diapers that FIT a newborn:

Buttons Diapers – One of my favorites, see my review here!

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Bum Genius 4.0 Pockets*

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Softbums Echos* – Another one of my favorites!

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Nicki’s Diapers Cover*

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Peachy Baby

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One-Size Cloth Diapers that DIDN’T fit a newborn (but still great diapers!):

Lil Helper

Nicki’s Pocket Diapers*

Moraki AI2*

TushMate AI2

Buying one-size cloth diapers can really save you a lot of money, if you truly can use them from birth to potty training.  I did end up getting some newborn diapers to fit better under Evelyn’s outfits, but I was happy to use many one-size diapers right from the start! What other brands of one-size cloth diapers have you found that fit a newborn?

*You can get these diapers from Nicki’s Diapers, one of my favorite online cloth diaper retailers.  Their customer service is fabulous!

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