REVIEW: Weleda Baby Calendula Shampoo and Body Wash

Overall rating – 88%
Cleansing power – 10/10
Scent – 10/10
Skin kindness – 10/10
Lather/bubbles – 7/10
Value and quality – 7/10

A gentle 2 in 1 body wash and shampoo containing almond oil and organic calendula extract.

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REVIEW: ‘Best Ever Play Dough Recipe’

Overall rating – 82%
Fun – 10/10
Learning – 10/10
Durability and longevity – 6/10
Toy care – 3/10
Value and quality – 10/10
Ease of use – 10/10

An easy no-cook home made play dough recipe.  Can be made non-toxic by choosing ingredients carefully.

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REVIEW: Violet’s 100% Natural Laundry Liquid (including Baby Laundry Liquid)

Overall rating – 86%
General washing – 8/10
Fluff washing – 10/10
Value and quality – 10/10
Ease of use – 9/10
Scent – 6/10

Ultra concentrated eco laundry liquid with 100% natural ingredients.  Violet’s Laundry Liquid is traditionally made with pure vegetable soap and is free from synthetics and petro-chemicals.  It rinses thoroughly for softer, brighter and truly clean fabrics.  It is Vegan and has never been tested on animals.  It is naturally non-toxic, hypoallergenic, biodegradable and safe for septic tanks.

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REVIEW: Planet Wise Diaper Cover

Overall rating – 91%
Reliability – 10/10
Fit – 10/10
Fluff care – 9/10
Value and quality – 8/10
Ease of use – 10/10
Style – 10/10
Night-time performance – 7/10

A nappy cover in two sizes made of PUL with a cotton outer.  Double gussets at the legs.  Flaps inside to hold a prefold or insert in place.

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Young baby too big for one size nappies

This is a very common concern.  Many people find that as their baby approaches 6 months old they have to switch to the largest rise setting of one size nappies and also may be fastening them on the bigger waist settings.  They wonder how on earth the same nappies are going to last until potty training!

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REVIEW: Sloomb Sustainablebabyish Snapless-multi Fitted

Overall rating – 87%
Absorbency – 9/10
Reliability – 10/10
Fit – 10/10
Fluff care – 10/10
Value and quality – 7/10
Ease of use – 9/10
Style – 6/10

A one size (10-35lbs) fitted nappy with bamboo terry body and two 3-layer bamboo fleece inserts.  The legs are turned and top-stitched.  Fastens with a nappy pin or a nappy gripper.

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REVIEW: Fluffity Fluff One Size Pocket

Overall rating – 97%
Reliability – 10/10
Fit – 10/10
Fluff care – 10/10
Value and quality – 8/10
Ease of use – 10/10
Style – 10/10

One size (10-35lbs+) pocket nappy with snaps to fasten.  Available in a great variety of beautiful colours and prints, as well as custom made nappies.  Does not come with an insert in the UK.

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REVIEW: Weleda Calendula Soap

Overall rating – 90%
Cleansing power – 10/10
Scent – 9/10
Skin kindness – 10/10
Lather/bubbles – 8/10
Value and quality – 8/10

A vegetable soap containing calendula and chamomile, suitable for the sensitive skin of babies, children and adults.  Suitable for vegans and certified organic.

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REVIEW: Babykicks Basic Pocket Diaper

Overall rating – 84%
Absorbency – 7/10
Reliability – 9/10
Fit – 9/10
Fluff care – 9/10
Value and quality – 9/10
Ease of use – 10/10
Style – 6/10

One size pocket nappy with a hemp and microfibre insert.  Choice of side snaps or hook and loop to fasten.

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REVIEW: Earth Friendly Baby Natural Lavender Cleansing Bar

Overall rating – 96%
Cleansing power – 10/10
Scent – 10/10
Skin kindness – 10/10
Lather/bubbles – 8/10
Value and quality – 10/10

This lavender cleansing bar combines natural ingredients to gently cleanse and soothe the skin of the whole family.

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