In our last post, Al and I shared ways on How to Save Money on Cloth Diapers. We went over which type and brands we found to be most cost effective and a few other crumb saving ways to deal with poo, cloth diaper laundry, etc. And as promised, now that we have survived 1 month of cloth diapering, here is a breakdown of our costs, savings, and thoughts on whether cloth diapering is really worth investing in over disposables.
Cost of Disposables
Before we go over how much we spent on cloth diapers, it would help to have some hard numbers on what we are comparing to. We’ll use Kirkland brand disposable diapers from Costco as a reference since those are the ones we would most likely purchase if we ditched the cloth. [Read more…]