Challenge starts, or started, May 20th, today. We are ready to go. Still time to sing up, here is some info from Kim @ The Dirty Diaper Laundry...
The 3rd Annual Flats and Handwashing Challenge begins this Monday, May 20 and will go until the evening of May 26. As a quick reminder, this event will involve hundreds of families from all over the world; they have signed on to only use flat cloth diapers
and handwash them for 7 days. That’s why we say “No Washer. No Dryer.
No Problem.” On the surface this event may seem like fun and games
(well, as much fun as handwashing dirty diapers can be!) but the goal is
to prove that cloth diapers are possible in almost any situation. 1 in
3 families struggle to afford diapers for their babies but flats are
the cheapest diapering option available and they are easily handwashed
and air dried, unlike other styles of cloth diapers.
If you have decided you would like to participate but think you won’t
have time to get prepared, have no fear! I’v got some tips to get you
started. You can sign-up and read the rules on the announcement post: Rules and Sign-up.
If you plan to blog along there will be a prompt for each day of the Challenge to write on. They are as follows:
Monday: Why did you decide to take the Flats and Handwashing Challenge? To Save
Tuesday: How did you Prepare? List your supplies, where you bought them, how you made them, how much you paid, etc. $30.49
Wednesday: Open Topic Day - Day in the Life!
Thursday: Thoughts on Handwashing- How am I doing?
Friday- What is working for me? What isn’t? Worked for us
Saturday- Open Topic Day - #MAM
Sunday- What did I learn/ How did it go? Do I think others could do this and how could they make it work? SUCCESS!
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