What is an All In Two Cloth Nappy?

All cloth nappies are made up of two components.

  • An absorbent part
  • A waterproof or water resistant part

An All in Two cloth nappy is one in which these two parts are attached but can be removed. This is usually done by a snap connecting the back of the absorbent soaker to the inner part of the waterproof shell. The absorbent soaker can come in a variety of shapes, from a long straight piece that folds over to create layers to a shaped piece that mirrors the shape of the shell.

You can see in this image an outer shell and two absorbent soakers which all snap together to create the All in Two nappy.

The parts can be separated to speed up drying or added to in order to increase absorbency. The flexibility with this type of nappy makes it popular. Another appealing quality is the high potential for containment. Once any urine or faeces has been absorbed by the absorbent material it then has to broach the elastics of the shell making leaks rare.

During washing the parts to tend to come apart so there is a small amount of preparation to put the nappy together again before use.

To browse click here

Why Should I Make Lunch To Go?

Lunch time. Whether we’re at home, shopping or at work, we find ourselves having a lunch break wherever we are. Home cooking or a restaurant? Or how about popping to the local supermarket or work’s canteen for a quick meal deal to go?

Food is so ready for our convenience, with packaging and cutlery we can use once and throw away without a second thought. After all, what difference will one more sandwich wrapper and crisp packet make to the environment? The answer? A huge difference.
Continue reading Why Should I Make Lunch To Go?

Saving Energy – Around The Home

Over the years, we have been adding more and more plug-in devices to our homes. Internet has gone from dial up in a few houses to plug-in routers everywhere. Thermostats have gone from a simple dial to a digital device that links to your mobile phone. There are little and big changes you can make to your home and lifestyle that will contribute to smaller energy bills and greener living.
Continue reading Saving Energy – Around The Home

Saving Energy – Driving

We all know there are things to do around the home to help save energy and reduce our Carbon Footprint, but how many of you drive?

When’s the last time you thought about how efficient your car is?
Continue reading Saving Energy – Driving

Saving Energy – Winter Warmers


It’s the new year. A time to make and break resolutions after over indulging with food and finances throughout the festive period.

It’s also winter, and the one thing we all know about winter? It’s cold. So, what could be better than starting the new year, and our Going Green 2018 project, by finding ways to keep warm, save some money and reduce our carbon footprint?

6 Winter Warmer Tips:
Continue reading Saving Energy – Winter Warmers