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Informative unbranded discussion making cloth nappies look as easy as they really are. By two experienced cloth nappy industry insiders.

Nappy Leaks Andrew Simpson

    • Kids & Family

Informative unbranded discussion making cloth nappies look as easy as they really are. By two experienced cloth nappy industry insiders.

    #081 Saving Bubblebubs

    #081 Saving Bubblebubs

    Andrew and Vashti are back in front of the microphone after 14 months. Thay talk about what has happened to them both since the 9th of January 2021. Losing a wife and best friend and how things have changed forever for them both. 

    • 36 min
    #80 How to fix ... part 2

    #80 How to fix ... part 2

    In this second episode in this series How to Fix... we will focus on the long answer to questions people most commonly have on cloth nappies. We will also be joined each time by Jenna, who is looking after her 2nd son in cloth nappies. Jenna will keep us up to date in new things she has discovered during her second cloth nappy journey.
    In this show, we explore the following questions.
    How to fix fit on cloth nappies
    How to fix nappies that the elastic is stretched
    How to fix people who hate cloth nappies
    How to fix not enough nappies
    How to fix feeling overwhelmed/not knowing where to start.

    • 48 min
    #79 Nappy Leaks Live Feb 2021

    #79 Nappy Leaks Live Feb 2021

    Due to Covid-19 Nappy Leaks was unable to have our usual live audience, so we have a special guest, Keryn. She is Bubblebubs’ Cloth Nappy Support Specialist and comes across all sorts of questions from families starting with cloth nappies through to those who have used it across multiple children. She calls in to join Vicki and Vashti, discussing with the ladies the top 3 questions she gets enquiries.
    I have slack elastics, are my nappies able to be fixed?
    What are the inserts made from?
    I’m not expecting a tiny bub but wondering whether to invest in the newborn nappies or go with prefolds and flats instead. I have a bunch of OSFM from my last baby but how soon can I start using them?

    • 21 min
    #78 How to fix... Part 1

    #78 How to fix... Part 1

    In this first episode in this series How to Fix... we will focus on the long answer to questions people most commonly have on cloth nappies. We will also be joined each time by Jenna, who is looking after her 2nd son in cloth nappies. Jenna will keep us up to date in new things she has discovered during her second cloth nappy journey.
    In this show, we explore the following questions.
    How to fix stains
    How to fix Nappy Rash
    How to fix Nappies that have mold
    How to fix people telling you how to do everything

    • 37 min
    #77 Nappy Leaks Live Jan 2020

    #77 Nappy Leaks Live Jan 2020

    Due to Covid-19 Nappy Leaks was unable to have our usual live audience, so we have a special guest, Keryn. She is Bubblebubs’ Cloth Nappy Support Specialist and comes across all sorts of questions from families starting with cloth nappies through to those who have used it across multiple children. She calls in to join Vicki and Vashti, discussing with the ladies the top 3 questions she gets enquiries.
    I am just curious what the advantage of Minky vs PUL is?
    Is it just that it’s nice and soft? And PUL is better at holding the liquid?
    What are Snappis? With the microfleece liners which way do they need to be placed in the nappy?

    • 15 min
    #76 Comparing Cloth Nappies To Cloth Nappies

    #76 Comparing Cloth Nappies To Cloth Nappies

    With so many brands of cloth nappies on the market, there are a wide range of price points. What differentiates between a high or low price point cloth nappy, how do you compare? Are there some cloth nappies that are just all round great value for money? Or are there cloth nappies that have an inflated price for their quality? Whether you are considering cloth nappies from Work at Home Makers (or Mums) (WAHMs), commercial brands, or China Cheapies; the Vashti and Vicki will give you tips to look for on websites, questions to ask the manufactures or retailers, what you need to feel and look for when you physically have a nappy, and how to judge a company on their products and service via review websites. With this comprehensive list, you will have a the tools to compare cloth nappies with cloth nappies, making your next purchase, so much easier!

    • 46 min