Yesterday my mom was saying--not complaining, just saying--that cloth diapers are way, way, way more expensive now than they were when I was a baby.
I thought about this for a long time and then said, "You can get a dozen flat diapers for $12.50."
My mom was impressed. "Really? That's comparable to what they cost back in my day. Do they work?"
I said, "Yes, they work, but I don't prefer them."
My mother then admitted that she prefers prefolds and fitteds, too,...