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The Diaper Dilemma: Cloth or Disposable? Part 3

So here you are, readying the family for a camping trip, and you are still undecided: which kind of diapers to pack? Here are the reports of conversations with parents who offered their experience to me when I was researching … Continue reading

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The Diaper Dilemma: Cloth or Disposable? Part 2

When I started to write about backpacking with babies and camping with kids, I carried a prejudice against disposable diapers. I assumed that disposables used up precious resources—wood fibers for the absorbent inner lining and fossil fuels for the plastic … Continue reading

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The Diaper Dilemma: Cloth or Disposable? Part 1

I wrote the following response to the word GARBOLOGY which appeared in AWAD (A.Word. A. Day) in April 2006; my response was included in the April 30 Compendium (now there’s a word) of Feedback on the W ords in AWAD. … Continue reading

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