Nappy Change Time Tips & Tricks There are a few ways to tell when you’re cloth nappy needs to be changed and with a few changes you’ll have it down pat when your bub needs to be changed … Unlike disposables, your Baby BeeHinds cloth nappies will keep everything contained inside so its pretty … Continue reading Nappy Change Time – How to Tell in A Cloth Nappy
Baby Beehinds is relocating to Adelaide & need 2 casual staff to assist packing both retail & wholesale orders & customer service duties. Located: Norwood, Adelaide. Duties: Pick & Pack customer orders, assist in any new product development or ideas, contribute to new print selection (the fun bit!). Liaise with customers for any basic order … Continue reading Baby BeeHinds is Hiring!
Night Nappy hacks .. You have got to read this! We sat down with Alice from Nappy Lane to talk night nappy hacks & how to get the most out of your award winning Night Nappies. Night Nappy Hacks We love Baby Beehinds night nappies in our house. I will never get sick of … Continue reading 3 of the Best Night Nappy Hacks you have to read!
One of our best selling brands we have proudly worked with for a LONG time is Natures Child. Based in the gorgeous Byron Bay & one of the original organic skincare brands in Australia we love this brand! Tried and tested on our babies personally, it was one of those brands that goes hand in … Continue reading Organic Baby Skincare .. The lowdown from Natures Child
We recently sat down with Susanna Heiskanen from Tuutu Baby Box to talk about their fantastic second place in the 2017 Ausmumpreneur Awards Sustainability Awards to find whats its really like, what inspires her & where the Tuutu brand is going. We are so proud to have several of our Baby BeeHinds range in this … Continue reading Coffee & Cloth Chat with Susanna from Tuutu Baby Box
Ok so firstly, if your washing routine is working for you & you have clean nappies with no smells, then DO NOT CHANGE A THING! … We get asked so often ‘what detergent is safe to use on cloth nappies’ & if you ask different brands you will probably get different answers. We have complied an … Continue reading Updated: Detergents …. Your Eco or Mainstream Options
I recently sat down with the gorgeous Danielle from Eco Tree Baby Boutique who has been a long time Baby Beehinds stockist in New Zealand (under the name Envirobaby). Lucky for you they have moved back to Melbourne & I took this opportunity for a coffee & chat! Tell us a little bit about … Continue reading Coffee & Cloth Chat with Eco Tree Baby Boutique
Lanolise your Baby Beehinds Wool Covers in 7 easy steps. When ever we have a wool question, there is only 1 expert I go to! Tennille Graham from Apikali aka The Cloth Nappy Doctor! So we went straight to the source to get a step-by-step guide on how to get the best results (and we all … Continue reading Lanolise your Baby Beehinds Wool Covers in 7 easy steps.
The reality of babies is we have to deal with poo. In all its lovely shades, consistencies, smells & explosions. Mind you if you have chosen to use cloth nappies, then explosions are very rare thank heavens. So its a reality of parent hood you can’t escape. Yes, if you are choosing cloth you have … Continue reading The scoop on poop .. Top 5 Tips.
Ok, so the series #waronwaste was fantastic & hopefully a real eye opener for a lot of people although how amazing would it have been to see a discussion on disposable nappies & the damage they are doing! Although we are very eco-concious at home it made me re-evaluate what we are doing at home … Continue reading Baby BeeHinds …. War on Waste at HQ & some tips for you!
So you’re keen to try Modern Cloth Nappies, well here is the best guide on how to start out. A simple suggestion based on lots of feedback over the years! You can’t go wrong! Easiest Style: All-In-One … Simply means that all the pieces of you need are built in the 1 piece. No hidden … Continue reading Thinking about Modern Cloth Nappies, but not sure where to start?
Now this might gross out a lot of women, but what if I told you there was a reusable version of your disposable options? Something that would save millions of female sanitary items ending up in landfill each year? Well such things do exist – your equivalent tampon is the silicone menstrual cup and reusable cloth sanitary pads, made in much the same way as modern cloth … Continue reading A Woman’s Monthly Friend: EcoPads by Baby BeeHinds
After 6 years, 2 babies & 2 nephews in cloth nappies & countless nappy demonstrations I think I know a little about cloth nappies. Here are a few of my tricks to make life a little easier & save a little time while using cloth nappies. Tip 1. Combined Washing Loads – Don’t have enough … Continue reading Cheats Guide to using Cloth Nappies – Top 10 Tips
Like every new parent or parent-to-be, we only want the best for our brand new bundles of joy. The best for their skin, the best for their health, the best to enable good sleep, the best for comfort, the best for travel. Being a new parent is a mine field of questions, opinions, new normals, … Continue reading Want the best for your baby?
Size (AGE) Chest Waist Hip Height Size 1 53cm 50cm 53cm 86cm Size 2-3 55cm 52cm 57cm 98cm Size 4-5 … Continue reading Britt RainCoat Size Guide
Ok so there is a lot of press about Hemp in the medical field at the moment for its obvious health benefits which we fully support but hemp is so useful in many other fields. We are huge fans of hemp fleece here, so we thought we would share some knowledge on what makes it … Continue reading Hemp Fabric .. It really is that good! Here is why ..
Did you know NOT to use zinc or petroleum based nappy rash creams if using cloth nappies? Why you ask? Because the chemicals they use leave an invisible coating on your nappies, meaning the wee can’t pass through into the boosters making things rather uncomfortable for your baby & leaving you with a leaking … Continue reading Natures Child Balms .. The magical solution!
OK so you have the OSFM nappies sorted & the super easy All-In-One is your favourite, but that on earth is this Petite All-In-Two about? …. No its not a nappy for Petite babies, its simply the way we describe the fit .. petite, super trim, snuggly! These nappies are my favourite for under clothes … Continue reading All-In-Two Nappies … Why they rock!
Not all fabrics & materials used in cloth nappies are created equal. Synthetic materials like microfibre & PUL simply require one wash to remove any residue from manufacturing, however natural fibres like bamboo, cotton & hemp need prepping prior to using to remove natural oils, fluff up the fibres of the material which increases absorbency. … Continue reading New nappies arrived … Now what? How to prep your nappies before use.
OK .. “How do you get the poo off without it going everywhere” is one of the most common questions we get asked from parents curious about cloth nappies. Well its actually really simple, not much grosser than handling disposable nappies! … The one thing about being a parent is you get used to poos … Continue reading Poo removal .. What are your options with cloth nappies?