I have recently written about restaurants and fastfood chains with kiddie party packages in the Philippines, and I have realized that kiddie parties and christening receptions may require a different type of venue. And although parents can always celebrate their child’s christening in fastfood restaurants, some families may want to have a reception somewhere… Continue reading »
While most of the articles in my blog are intended to help yaya-less moms survive their journey, it also aims to provide support to full-time working moms who would need extra helping hands (and extra set/s of eyes) in rearing their children as they work outside the home to provide for them. Yayas or nannies… Continue reading »
Moms, especially those that cloth diaper their little ones usually worry about the presence of ants during ant season – which in the Philippines, happens to be almost all year round. And while there are a lot of insecticide and spray solutions that can address this concern, not all are safe to be used in… Continue reading »
One of the biggest concerns of working parents is hiring competent, trustworthy and reliable yaya and househelp. With all the horror stories that have gone viral, the quest for the ultimate Inday has become more and more elusive for most families. And while most would say that the best househelp or nanny could be a… Continue reading »
If you are wondering where to buy those cute leg warmers to match your cloth diapers then this post is for you. Leg warmers are very convenient to use when cloth diapering because unlike busha pants and tights, you no longer have to remove it when changing nappies. I earlier wrote about a specific brand… Continue reading »
If you are looking for Wooden toys for your children, or to give as a gift, then this is a post for you. Wooden toys are slowly becoming the choice of toys for more and more parents because unlike its plastic counterparts, it has more natural components, and less chemicals. Not only that, wooden toys… Continue reading »
If you are looking for baby moccasins for your little one, then this post is for you. Those super cute and colorful moccasins are just so adorable, every baby or toddler should have one! So here’s — Where to buy Baby Moccasins in the Philippines: Baobao Babies – Super nice Ben and Adam Baby Moccasins… Continue reading »
Ring Slings, like any other baby carrier, help the mom a lot when it comes to caring for a baby. It allows her to foster bonding while attending to chores and errands. It frees up her hand during travel, and when attending to the needs of the household, and her other children. It is one… Continue reading »
Expenses pile-up when you have a newborn baby. From the pre-natal check-ups, pre-birth shopping, to hospital expenses, it is really easy to break the bank especially when the budget has not been thoroughly planned. Once the baby is born, expenses continue to accumulate. From his basic needs, to monthly check-ups and immunizations, up to other… Continue reading »
The sweltering heat has been the concern of everyone nowadays, and most moms are looking for strategies to cool their babies amid the intense summer heat. My little shobe is having a hard time outdoors nowadays as anytime she is out of the house or the car, she does not only sweat beads and beads… Continue reading »
Teething babies are cranky and really hard to appease. And this is the reason why moms have always been on the lookout for solutions for teething concerns. There are teething necklaces and chewblings, frozen teethers and washcloths, pedia-prescribed gum wipes, and for some even pain relievers. Some experienced moms however swear by amber teething necklaces… Continue reading »
Two more days to go and change is coming for Pinay Mommies from the South NCR! This as they gear up for the Annual Great Cloth Diaper Change Event this coming Saturday, April 23. South PiNanays or SPiN is inviting all families to join them as they participate in this year’s GCDC where families from… Continue reading »
It is indeed alarming that Dengue cases no longer have a peak season. It is like it is peak season all the time, because unlike before when dengue cases rise only during the rainy season, you can hear about outbreaks even during summer months. While you should never resort to self-medication, a lot of parents,… Continue reading »
It can almost be considered tradition to dress little girls in nice and new dresses every Christmas. I remember one of my ninangs supplying metwo to three Christmas dresses year after year until i was too old for these. My mom though, still insists on buying and choosing one for me. Now that im a… Continue reading »
For moms of baby girls, we for sure will encounter circumstances when we will need an extra pair of those hypo-allergenic earrings our babies got from the hospital. For those of you looking for hypoallergenic earrings for your babies, either to replace her current earrings, to have an alternate, or you just simply need to… Continue reading »
Having a nebulizer in the home is handy especially if one of your kids are asthmatic. If you are looking for an affordable yet effective nebulizer for your child then this post is for you. I have compiled a list of places where you can buy nebulizers at a cheaper cost. I have included as… Continue reading »
If you want your little one to don a Santa costume for his or her first Christmas Pictorial, or for your Family Christmas Reunion then this post is for you. Here are some shops where you can buy Christmas Santa Costumes for Babies in the Philippines: BabyFourth’s Couture – Has a good range of Santa… Continue reading »
If you are looking for cloth books for your baby then this post is for you. As a mom, I know the value of cloth books as these are educational materials that are soft and safe enough to be used even by infants. It is also a good opportunity to introduce to them colors and… Continue reading »
Are you in search of a studio or photographer for your newborn’s first ever photo shoot? This post is for you then! Like most mommies, i know for sure you’d wanna have a keepsake of that little bean while she is still super tiny. And I super understand that time is of the essence as… Continue reading »
Looking for a salon for your child’s first haircut? If you answered yes, then this post is for you. I have compiled a list of some children’s salon within metro manila. Apart from more patient and experienced salon attendants, these kiddie salons (i dont want to say parlor — sooooo dated!) also have kid-friendly fixtures… Continue reading »
If you are looking for a pediatric dentist or a children’s dental clinic for your child then this post is for you. I have read in countless books and websites that it is critical to give your child a pleasant experience on her first dental check-up. This is to avoid scares etc, that believe me,… Continue reading »
Want your little one to look in fashion? Why not buy him or her bandana bibs – which are not just a fashion piece for babies, these are very functional piece of clothing that will catch drool, bits of food and drops of milk FABULOUSLY. I have compiled a list of places where you can… Continue reading »
Is your teething baby chomping on anything in sight? Are you getting tired of picking-up, re-cleaning and then giving once again, your baby’s teethers? Fret no more because chewblings or teething necklaces and bracelets are now available in the Philippines. I have compiled a list of some of the online shops that sell teething bracelets… Continue reading »
Halloween is just around the corner and with the many trick or treat activities and Halloween parties our tots get invited to, it may be wise to buy your costume as early as now. For First-time parents, of course you want your baby’s first Halloween to be extra memorable and special, so this post is… Continue reading »
Are you looking for legwarmers for your cloth-diapered baby, particularly BabyLegs? I am sure you all want it because apart from the really, really cute designs, they make diaper changes out of the home so easy. At home, it protects the little one’s legs from getting scratched as he or she crawls around the playroom… Continue reading »
They hold it every minute and younger ones bite it, lick it, drop it on the floor, then put it back on their mouths. Yes, toys. Plush, rubberized, plastic, wooden, they are all fair game on our kids’ mouths. So what can we do? Personally, i wash the toys everyday. I use this homemade dishwashing… Continue reading »
Heavy traffic is already a given nowadays, but equally stressful is keeping babies from having meltdowns, and making sure that young kids remain at their best behavior inside a vehicle that is at a snail’s pace at best. I usually drive around the metro with just the littles in tow, and buckling them into their… Continue reading »
If you are looking for reusable swim diapers for your cloth diapered tot then you came to the right place. I compiled a list of some of the shops where you can buy these, but then again you may also want to check these swim diapers out. For those who are looking for ones that… Continue reading »
If you are a cloth diapering mama and you have seen the benefits of using cloth on your baby, then you will mostly be swayed at one point to use cloth wipes as well. Most cloth wipes in the market though are imported, and are expensive nonetheless. That is why when you ask any experienced… Continue reading »
If you are looking for XL or big-sized cloth diapers for your kiddo — or just in case your little one no longer fits the One Size Fits Most (OSFM) cloth diapers then I am inviting you to read the rest of this post. I have compiled a list of online shops that I know… Continue reading »
If you are looking into using or trying Prefold Cloth Diapers but don’t know where to buy it then read on. It is nice to note that we have both local and imported brands here in the country, and it is not that hard to find (well, unless you have a particular imported brand in… Continue reading »
If you are looking to try the cloth diaper covers and are wondering where to buy them then this post is for you! There are a lot of shops – online or brick and mortar – where diaper covers can be bought. Personally, I love our cloth diaper covers especially when we are running low… Continue reading »
If you have been searching for shops where you can buy Flip cloth diaper covers then this post may be very helpful for you. I have compiled a list of Online Shops and FB stores that sell Flip covers locally. Where to buy Flip Cloth Diaper Covers in the Philippines: 1. RAAK Naturals — This… Continue reading »
There are many reasons why a cloth-diapering mom would want to use cloth diaper liners on her baby’s nappy. This is because it has a range of uses like to protect the cloth diaper from diaper rash creams, or to make it easier for moms to dump poop in public toilets when the exclusively-cloth diapered… Continue reading »
If you are looking for breathable Cloth Diapers for “presko time,” then better buy Fitted Cloth Diapers in the Philippines. Luckily, fitted cloth diapers are available locally, mostly through Online and Facebook stores. Fitted Diapers should not be confused with Hybrid Fitted Diapers. Fitted Diapers are absorbent cloth diapers but have no waterproof layer unlike… Continue reading »
If you are pregnant and interested in using cloth diapers on your newborn from day 1, then you are probably wondering now where you could buy cloth diapers for your baby. The good news is you can buy cloth diapers for your little one from both physical stores like malls and shops, or from Facebook… Continue reading »
There are a lot of cloth diapering moms who love Grovia diapers. And why not? This cloth diaper is of high-quality and very reliable. May be pricey but users say it is worth it! Luckily, this Australian-made nappies are available to moms here in the Philippines through some Online and Facebook cloth diaper shops. (BTW,… Continue reading »
Ask any experienced Momma of a Cloth Diapered toddler or even an ultra-heavy-wetter baby about their nighttime inserts combo and most likely they will mention tri-fold or quadfold inserts. And why not? How can you go wrong when you have at least nine layers of bamboo-cotton, bamboo organic or bamboo charcoal absorbing all those nighttime… Continue reading »
Apart from Zorb, which i mentioned in my previous article here, one of the most recommended nighttime boosters of experienced cloth diapering moms is Hemp. Apart from it being super absorbent or thirsty, it is trim ergo it will not bulk up your baby’s nighttime or going out cloth diaper that much. I first heard… Continue reading »
Hi mommies! Some of us are affected by the epic water interruptions that span for at least 24 hours to four days in straight in some areas. And as they say, once we lose something, that is when we get to see its value. Hence calls for water conservation and long term solutions to… Continue reading »
Hi mommies! Are you looking for online shops where you could buy Sun Baby cloth diapers in the Philippines? Sun baby is one cloth diaper brand that some moms choose because of its snug fit and reliability. It is cheaper than Kawaii and Bum Genius diapers, but a lot of moms have been raving about its… Continue reading »
Ask any cloth diapering mom about their nighttime solution, and Zorb Inserts will emerge as one of their favorite nighttime boosters. Zorb fabric is a leading brand of super absorbent fabric, which according to its official website, it is made of fast and super absorbent material such as wicking and highly absorbent fibers. It is… Continue reading »
Cloth diapers are a form of investment, best taken cared of. One of the major concerns of cloth diapering moms is finding cloth diaper safe detergents in local supermarkets. I am not a cloth diaper expert but all cloth diaper washing directions come with the instruction that you should use plain, additive-free, bleach-free, and enzyme-free detergents… Continue reading »
There are a lot of moms who swear by Kawaii Diapers, especially its GNHW or Good Night Heavy Wetter Diaper. Most of them say, it is the affordable solution to babies who have a tendency to flood their CDs overnight. And why not for an average of P450.00-500.00 apiece, as Krissy says, it is “sulit… Continue reading »
This post is long overdue. As you know, a couple of months ago I decided to start our Cloth Diaper journey. I was just a part-time cloth mama then, as I was not so confident yet about using cloth diapers overnight or for going out. Fast forward to present moment when we have already started… Continue reading »
Musings on how to do house chores while battling the colds, cough, and flu season You see, as I have mentioned in my two previous posts, our little family is still saddled in a month-long bout with allergies-turned-viral infection that left everyone sniffling and coughing real bad. And in the past weeks I was wondering… Continue reading »
End your Misconceptions on giving medicine to a baby. As i have mentioned in my weekly meal plan post, our little familia has been saddled with allergies that turned into viral infections which sent us sniffles and coughs for the past three weeks. The past three weeks called for four pedia visits and i am… Continue reading »
Are you getting addicted to cloth diapers? You are certainly not alone, because, as you can see this is already part 2 of the “signs” and “symptoms” of being a cloth diaper addict. Well, as i have said in part 1, there basically is nothing wrong with this addiction, because it is not at all… Continue reading »
Every Cloth Diapering Mama will realize at one point that she has become addicted to Cloth Diapers. For instance — i am not a super full time CDing mommy (i still have some nights where we’d use DD or we use still DDs for long trips), and yet, i could say that i am kind… Continue reading »
Hi Ladies, I really needed to write a part three for this WAHM series. So proud that our country is full of creative women. Hope you were able to check out Part 1 and Part 2 of my blog posts on WAHMs that Make Hybrid Fitted Cloth Diapers. My heartfelt thanks to mommies who gave… Continue reading »
Here is the Third installment of FB and online cloth diaper sellers in Manila. Photo Credits.
Hi Mommies, here is the third installment of our FB and Online Cloth Diaper sellers in Manila. Hope you had been able to read Part-1 and Part 2 of this series.
As I usually say, if in case your favorite FB and Online dealer has not been included in the list, please let me know via comment below or though my Facebook Page.
I am sure a lot of moms are on the look-out for great bargains now as some of us may need additional diapers in view of the rainy season. Again, just a disclaimer HFs and Local WAHMs are not included in the series as I have a separate series of blog posts for them, and you may read part 1 of the Local WAHMs that make HF CDs in the Philippines here and part 2 here.
So without further ado, here is Part 3 of FB and Online Cloth Diaper Sellers in Manila:
Lucas & Co. –Is a direct seller of Cloth Diapers such as Qids, Tushè, Rumpz, Babyland, Naughty Baby and more. Apart from cloth diapers, Lucas & Co. also carries Leg Warmers, Busha Pants, HFs, Wetbags, Bibs with PUL Lining, Hair Accessories and more. If I am not mistaken, like Vezees, they are also open to wholesalers. Visit her FB Page here.
Sky’s The Limit – is another well recommended shop by CDing mommies. This shop carries the following brands: Cloth Diaper: Alva, Babyland, Naughty Baby, and Cloth Diaper Inserts which includes among others, Pure Bamboo, 4-Layer Organic Hemp Cotton, 6-Layer Bamboo Cotton Trifold (6-layer when folded), and Bamboo Cotton Quad-fold. She also sells PX goods. Go to her FB Shop here.
The Fawn Shoppe – Is an importer, wholesaler and retailer of Happy Flute and Alva Cloth Diapers. This shop also wholesales and retails Wish baby products. They also have busha shorts, wetbags, crib shoes, Baby K’Tan, Sansfluo Dental Care Line, Inserts and Liners, Tiny Buds, Organic Teething Pads. Go to her FB Page here.
Dandy Nappy – Carries the following brands Dandy Nappy (Covers, AIO) Happy Flute, Alva, Kawaii, Baby Legs, Infant Socks, and other Baby Accessories and more. Go to the FB Page here.
Baby Lampers Shop – Carries the CD Brands Naughty Baby, Alva, busha pants, branded Swim Wear, RLR Laundry Treatment, and more. Check out her FB Shop here.
Again, if your favorite dealer is not on the list, please let me know so I could make another post on this.
Happy CDing fellow moms!
Here is a You Tube Video on Cloth Diapering, you may want to check it out:
As promised mommies, here is the second installment of our list of Local WAHMs that make Hybrid Fitted Diapers in the Philippines. I hope you had been able to read Part 1. As you know, with the many creative mommies around, it really is hard to choose which HF to buy or try out, so… Continue reading »
For cloth diapering moms and soon-to-be moms who are looking for Hybrid Fitted Cloth Diapers, i thought of posting a list of Local WAHMS that make hybrid fitted diapers in the Philippines. Again, like my post about FB and Online Cloth Diaper Sellers in Manila Part 1 and Part2, I seek your help in completing… Continue reading »
One of the challenges of using cloth diapers during the rainy season is how to quickly dry the cloth diapers. This especially if the washing machine has no air dry function, or the spin drier is broken. So what is a cloth diapering Pinay Mommy to do? Again, i scoured the internet and FB forums… Continue reading »
Your cloth diaper journey starts to become a reality once you begin shopping for your baby’s cloth diapers. But where do you buy cloth diapers here in Manila? While it is cheapest via online, some moms are just not into buying online because of the following reasons: They do not know which shops are legitimate… Continue reading »
As promised fellow mommies, here is the second installment of the FB and Online Cloth Diaper Sellers that are worth checking out. A tiny disclaimer though, WAHMs are not yet included in this list, ill probably write one in the near future. And again, if your favorite seller is not on the list, leave me… Continue reading »
Hi Mommies! For those who will be just starting out in their cloth diaper journey, one question has always been hanging on their heads? Where to buy cloth diapers, and who are the legitimate sellers? In Facebook and over at OLX you will see countless online stores peddling their cloth diapers, mostly china nappies. But… Continue reading »
Every cloth-diapering mama has her own unique way of washing her baby’s cloth diapers. As i have mentioned in my first post about cloth diapering, i am just a part time cloth diapering mama. Well, my baby mostly wears cloth, but not at night and in transit. Anyway, the aspect of washing dirty diapers was… Continue reading »