Frugal Diapering: Storing Diapers in Washing Machine

Catherine McDiarmid-Watt | Wednesday, April 26, 2017 | 0 comments
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Child in the wash by lownote, on Flickr
I do not use a diaper pail, I just put my used cloth diapers straight into the washing machine with no water (I have a front loading).

Then every two days I do a rinse and short spin the diapers with cold water (and a bit of vinegar).

Image: Rockin Green Cloth Diaper and Laundry Detergent (Funk Rock Ammonia Bouncer), 16oz - gets rid of stinky smells while keeping you green - Suitable for both cloth diaper and general household laundry

Then do a hot wash with organic detergent (only a TBSP).

Hang the diapers to dry and start all over again.

Any smell is trapped in the washing machine and I never usually need to do laundry more often then every two days so it works out perfectly.

Thanks to Mandy for this Frugal Baby Tip!

Photo credit: Child in the wash, by lownote, on Flickr
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About Catherine: I have been writing my Frugal Baby Tips since 1982, when I was a young divorced mom of two - for my baby product company, Born to Love. I am now mom to three grown up sons, and a grandma - and happily married to a wonderful man. We have rescued two little dogs, Denny and Dexter - and a rescue cat, Bella.

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