Get the Royal Treatment: Your Chance at Free Diapers

We're on high alert for royal baby no. 2, and other expectant parents now have good reason to be too. To help families on this side of the pond celebrate the birth of Will and Kate's second child, Huggies is giving away free diapers to babies born on the same day as the new prince or... Read more

Mom Buying Diapers Receives Random Act of Kindness

When Carol Flynn left a South Dakota Walmart after paying for a stranger's diapers, she didn't expect the kind of publicity that came her way. Flynn, 73, noticed that the customer in front of her was going to discard three 148-count boxes of Pampers diapers when the cashier would only price-match one box to a lesser... Read more

Diaper Vending Machines — Would You Use Them?

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Even the most prepared new parents have been there: the diaper bag is full of everything except... um, the diapers. And you're in the middle of an airport or a shopping mall. Enter WeGoBabies, a new business that wants to bring vending machines full of diapers, wipes, formula, snacks, and toys to public spaces. “WeGoBabies provides... Read more

Bumpie Tip of the Week: Buying Clothes and Diapers for Baby

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Yikes... you've got the gear, but what about the clothes and ALL those diapers? Where do you even START figuring out sizes?! Take some advice from new moms, they're facing the challenge head on and you can benefit from their experience. Bumpies on the Babies 0-3 Months board share their thoughts here: "My son... Read more

6 Mommy Must-Haves to Stash In Your Diaper Bag

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Lets face it, after having a baby mommy can start get stir crazy while being cooped up in the house in the cycle of nursing, changing, burping, napping and repeat. Suddenly a trip to the supermarket isn't just a routine errand, it becomes an exciting adventure! However when traveling with the baby and Read more

The Biggest Myth About Cloth Diapers

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I remember vividly the first time my husband ever changed a diaper. We were visiting my sister and brother in law who had a beautiful new baby girl. As we planned to start a family in the near future, I encouraged my husband to help his brother in law change the baby's diaper, as he'd... Read more

Toddler’s Stinky Diaper Gets Him (and Mom!) Kicked Off Bus

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We've all been there: Your baby poops at a pretty inconvenient time and you cross your fingers, hoping no one around you notices before you can find the nearest ladies' room with a changing table. Well, for Nichole Hakimian, someone did notice, and it got her kicked off a public bus in Seattle, she says. Hakimian... Read more

A Father’s Doody

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Gross headline, I know, but it's not what you think. This article has nothing to do with my personal bathroom habits. It actually has nothing to do with bathrooms at all, come to think of it. But it does have to do with, well, doo -- and our level of familiarity with it that becomes... Read more

Why Cloth Diapers Aren’t as Scary as You Think They Are

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Hello Bumpies! I am super excited about my first guest blog post. My name is Lindsey and I’m a SAHM to my ten month old son, Harry. When I’m not chasing after him I blog over at The Accidental Wallflower. I thought I’d start out by blogging about something I’m really passionate about: cloth... Read more

Huggies Changes Ads After Dad Controversy

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Huggies plans to update its advertising campaign after it angered some dads. The campaign was called “Dad Test” and it promised that the diapers were durable and easy enough to use for clueless dads. According to The Washington Post, dad bloggers complained to the company and one dad even launched a petition called, “We’re... Read more