Yesterday was the big day- The Great Cloth Diaper Change. This was an attempt to set a Guinness Book of World Records™ for the most cloth diapers changed simultaneously around the world. Since I live in Syracuse, NY I attended an event put on by Basic Baby. There was also a location on the north side of town and quite a few in the surrounding areas.
The event was held at our local Mall which was nice since this allowed plenty of space, and a chance for a Soy Toffee Nut Latte for me.
It was a very good turn out, 35 babies were changed that day. I saw tons of cute fluffy diapers! I had a hard decision to make for what I would be changing my son out of and into. I chose an Artist Series bumGenius! 4.0 for before, and the Charlie Banana “Goodbye Disposable, Hello Cloth!” diaper for afterwards. It was a show stopper and everyone loved it. In fact, Everett’s butt was plastered on a few news stations and in our Sunday newspaper.
It was nice to be a participant and not a Host. I was able to mingle and chat with other like minded moms, some I had met before, and some that I hadn’t. I think the funniest thing was after we were all corralled into the “pen” where only the changer (more…)