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#61 of 109 Old 02-05-2004, 01:48 PM
 
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Im 27. I tried cloth with my ds when he was born 4 years ago but had too many problems. I didnt have the knowledge that I do now about diapers. I think not cloth diapering him helped encourage me to cloth diaper my dd when she was born.
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I'm 25 and started cloth on my first when i was 21.
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I'm 21!!
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I am 25... I started CDing among all the other earthy things when DD was born, I was 24. For us there was no questions, Cloth was just natural- even if I had been younger. I feel like I am 12 most days! I still cant belive I am old enough to be a mama

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I'm 22, and I plan to be young for the rest of my life. So, if you are driving through GA 60 years from now and see a really old woman in a magnolia tree, it'll probably be me, just wave.

My youngest babe will be 18 when I'm only 40. I like to remind my childless friends of that when they talk about waiting until they are older.
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I'm 27- but security guards still stop me and tell me to get to class! My first was not cded (I didn't know about it then) but this one has been cded at least part-time from day 1.
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I'm 22.

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I am 23! I was 22 when DD was born, but I started thinking (and dreaming about) cloth diapers before we even started trying for a baby, when I was around 20 :LOL
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I'm 28. I've been cding since ds was born and I was 27. I've always felt like people look at me as a young mom. I guess I'm kind of leaning toward the old side of things here. I cerainly still feel young, though.

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I'm 19 and will be 20 in May!

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I'm 23 this spring, and I sratred CDing when I was 21.

I know two other CD mamas, and they are both mid-twenties.

I am so happy to hear about all of the young cloth mamas!
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I'm 30. I cloth diapered my first 10 years ago. So... I was young when I started. :LOL Back then, I was excited because I found prefolds that had velcro attached to them! I had other prefolds and birdseye flatfolds, and although I had plenty of Dritz pins, I also had these little diaper clips that I used instead of pins oftentimes.

Here's a funny.... I still have a few of the prefolds with velcro! They are not in good shape, but I had to keep them.

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Almost 29 here. I'm inbetween I suppose.
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I'm 30 and only started cding about 17mo ago. Sure wish I had know before!
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Originally posted by MissSugarKane
This thread is bumming me out and making me feel old at 26. I started cding last year when I was 25.
No way! If it makes you feel better you don't look any older than 21, max. Seriously!!
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So good to hear I'm not the only young moma hear. I'm 21 and been cding 4 months since Jaden was born!

Ashley, Jesus loving mama to Jaden (8) Trace (6) and Liam (3) and fost/adopt twins Talia and Oliva (1).  Happily married for a decade! 

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24 here,started at 20 and also bleached my Gerber CPF's to high heaven.After 4 years of CDing,I just got my first brand name snazzy dipes this Christmas! (THANKYOU, CHRISTMAS ELVES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!)

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I am 23, but I have a cruchy mom (who is 43) to blame! She even subscribed to mothering when we were little (but used sposies )

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I'm 25
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nak

im 26, been cd'ing off and on for 2 yrs.


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I am 21, I started CD at age 20, but decided to CD when I was... hmmm well... 2 years old with my dolly? I was 19 when I was pregnant and made a commitment to CD a *real* baby.

FTR, I don't act a day older than 12.
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I'm 29, but
I cded my older ds. I was only 19 when he was born.

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I'm 25 (maybe 26) - I suddenly can't remember and my dh isn't here to correct me.:

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I'm 27--soon to be 28. Been cding for a year.

LilMamiBella--you had your first baby when you were just shy of 15?
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I am 26, and have been cd'ing on and off since my ds#1 was born. I was 20.

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I am 22. I started cloth diapering at 21 when DS was born.

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I'm 24. I started using cloth when my youngest was 4 months old so I was 22 when I started.

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28 here..but I feel 50
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I am 27 had my first when i was 17 thought about CDing her but never went through with it and have been using cloth since Ryan was 4or 5 months old.........
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I am 22, and I started CD my oldest from day one (or day 5 whatever) When I was 19...

Still CD!!! My youngest, Riley, is nearing 18 months, and Addie started using the potty months ago, so i am down to just one in CD, tho that was a laundry filled year, I tell you...:

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