Babies: Nappies

All you need to know about different types of nappies for your baby.

Disposable nappies

Disposable nappies are the most convenient and popular with parents. We review disposable nappies, including their cost and impact on…

Disposing of nappy solids

It will come as a surprise, but most parents have no idea that they should be scooping out the poop…

Flat cloth nappies

The pros and cons of traditional square flat cloth nappies are reviewed in this article. Flat cloth nappies have been used…

Going natural with nappies

Going natural with nappies in NZ reviews your options for natural nappies, natural wipes, wipes and natural washing powders. When…

Modern cloth nappies

Modern cloth nappies (re-usables) are convenient, cost effective and kind on the environment. We review the pros and cons of…

Nappy accessories

There are many accessories that go with nappies. Check out this handy guide to nappy accessories to see what will…

Nappy overview

For a new parent choosing a nappy can be overwhelming, so we help you choose between traditional flat cloth nappies,…

Nappy rash

Nappy rash is common in babies in New Zealand – find out about nappy rash, the causes, signs and symptoms….

Nappy types and shapes

There seems to be a bewildering array of nappies or diapers available in NZ to choose from nowadays, so we’ve…

Using cloth nappies at a childcare centre

When my children each turned 18 months old, I decided that a couple of days a week for them at…

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