Every February here in Alberta, we get to enjoy a nice, long weekend together with the people we love as we celebrate Family Day. That extra Monday off provides a great opportunity to spend some time with kids, partners, and parents to focus on what matters most: enjoying each other’s company, and reflecting on what it means to be a family. Here at Pumpkin’s, we always try to set aside every Family Day to be with our kids and reconnect with one another – but beyond that, we like to take the day as an opportunity to consider how we
Last week, we kicked off the first of our two-part blog series talking about why we choose cloth. We delved into the environmental benefits of cloth diapering, and shared some of the ways that choosing cloth helps us to be responsible stewards of our planet. Today, we’re going to look a little closer to home, and chat about all the ways that cloth diapering can benefit not just the environment, but also your family. As with our last blog, we want to be very up-front about the fact that we are in no way intending to pass judgement on
There’s something special about cloth. Of course, for us, cloth diapering represents our business and our livelihood – but even before we started Pumpkins, we always had an appreciation for this particular parenting choice. While we certainly don’t in any way judge parents who choose to use disposables for their baby, we do want to highlight some of the reasons that ultimately lead to our family’s decision to use cloth diapers. Today, we’re sharing Part One of our two-part blog series highlighting why we choose cloth. Let’s dive in by talking about one of the biggest reasons of all: our responsibility
It’s hard to believe that it’s already a brand-new year! 2017 seems like it flew by in a flash of diaper covers, deliveries, and play dates. Our kids are another year older, our business is another year stronger, and we’re another year wiser. There is plenty to look back and reflect upon from the past 365 days, and lots that we’re eagerly looking forward to in 2018, so we thought we’d take a moment to gather and share our thoughts on the year that was – and the year that will be – in this week’s blog! 18490
We’re in the thick of holiday season now, which means there’s a good chance you’re looking at packing up your family and heading back home to be with friends and loved ones for a few days. Whether it’s a weekend trip, or a weeks-long family vacation, you might find yourself wondering if you can take your love of cloth diapers on the road, instead of having to switch to disposables – and the answer is yes, ABSOLUTELY! Cloth diapering on-the-go might seem a bit intimidating, but it’s actually super easy, especially with the help of a few key essentials.