What’s your top tip for real nappy users?

My top tip is to smother your baby’s bottom with sweet almond oil.  It makes the skin lovely and soft and is so much better than mineral oil.  The latter stops the skin breathing, whereas vegetable oils – olive oil is good too –...

Is the up-front cost putting you off?

At Real Nappies for London we have always been a source of impartial information.  However we’ve been concerned for some time now that the upfront cost of starting to use real nappies has risen and may be putting some people off trying them.   If you...

An Inconvenient Nappy

Many convenience products turn out to have a cost – we now know too many ready meals can cause strokes and heart attacks.  And as Jamie Oliver says, cooking is fun and fresh home-made food tastes better.  Not only that, if your children see you do it that’s...