Frugal Tip: Protecting the Bed

Catherine McDiarmid-Watt | Wednesday, July 10, 2019 | 0 comments
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We sleep all together in a family bed.

I have always just folded up a flannel receiving blanket in fourths and put it under baby.....

When they got older and were potty training... I put the rubberized crib sheet under their portion of the sheet and cover that with the folded up blankie.

Makes the leaks less devastating to the night.

Plus... remember I have had waaaaaaaaaay more leaks with disposable diapers than with cloth diapers...

In fact, that is when I started using this blanket thing was when I was using disposable diapers.

Thanks to Elke for this Frugal Baby Tip!



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