Affordable Wool Diaper Covers| Yankeehomestead.com

Affordable Wool Diaper Covers

I may have mentioned this a few times {ahem}, but I’ve become such a big fan of cloth diapering with wool that I can’t stop crowing about it!

Seriously–if you have even the teeniest interest in cloth diapering, I highly recommend wool.

How I Became a Wool Convert

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Overnight Leak Protection with Absorbent Cloth Diapers | Yankeehomestead.com

Overnight Leak Protection: Certified Organic Absorbent Cloth Diapers

Have I mentioned how much we love cloth diapering with wool?  We’re now several months in, and I kind of wish we’d chosen this route from the beginning.

Overnight Leak Protection with Absorbent Cloth Diapers 

One of the best reasons to use wool diaper covers is for superior overnight leak protection. And superior leak protection starts with superior absorbent layers inside the wool cover.

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Irish Soup {dairy-free & gluten-free}

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Soup

Winter is a great time for soup, don’t you think?  I love to make soup, and I love to use homemade bone broth to make it.  Bone broth is so amazingly nourishing!

Here’s the thing, though: most hearty soups call for meat or beans or something that must be prepared before adding it to the soup.  (The meat at my house is either in the freezer–raw, or is leftover from a meal I’ve prepared.  We try to avoid canned beans, so I soak and cook most of our beans.)

What if there was a recipe for a soup that is:

  • thick
  • hearty
  • nourishing
  • meatless
  • dairy-free
  • gluten-free
  • made with real food
  • quick and easy to prepare

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How to Turn an Unfinished Wooden Crate into Awesome Book Storage

How to turn an unfinished crate into awesome book storage | Yankeehomestead.com

Wanted: Book Storage

This project was exactly what I needed to add extra book storage to a few spots in our home:

  • easy
  • affordable
  • simple appearance
  • efficient use of space

The best part is that it’s mounted to the wall and takes up absolutely zero floor space!  How “crate” is that?? Continue reading