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Some of our thoughts and tips to help you in your journey.

How to, Lifestyle
Top 13 Easy Ways to Naturally Boost Your Immune System During the Quarantine
Constant reports of COVID-19 outbreaks might give you just a tiny bit of anxiety. The good news is that there is much more you can do to protect yourself and your family than just hoarding hand sanitizer and toilet paper (aka #panicbuying). World Health Organization’s advice is pretty straightforward and simple: wash your hands, distance yourself from anyone who’s coughing or sneezing, avoid touching your face. (WHO also offers an excellent list of COVID-19 myth busters and tips on coping with stress for adults and children.) In addition, there are a bunch of natural ways to help fortify your immune system. Here is the list of what has worked well for Charlie Banana® family over the years. 1)...
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awards, Cloth Diapering
Charlie Banana Among 7 Best Cloth Diapers of 2019!
We have exciting news to share! Verywell has named Charlie Banana as one of the 7 Best Cloth Diapers of 2019! We feel truly honored to have won the «Best Luxury» title for reusable diapers and feel so grateful that Verywell has recognized the quality of our brand. «We take our recommendations very seriously and conduct extensive research to ensure our audience receives top tier products that best serve their health and wellness needs. We are happy to endorse your product as such,» said Justin...
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Feminine Care, First Period, Lifestyle
How to Prepare Your Daughter for Her First Period
Preparing your little girl for her first period might sound like an intimidating task — but it’s doesn’t have to be. With the right approach, it can become a great chance to empower your daughter and strengthen your relationship! Click here to read.
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Baby Safety, Swim Diapers, Swim Lesson, Swim School, Zero waste
US Swim School Association shares a few tips about Swim lessons
The​ ​United​ ​States​ ​Swim​ ​Schools​ ​Association​ ​strongly​ ​believes​ ​that​ ​babies,​ ​toddlers​ ​and​ ​children​ ​of​ ​all​ ​ages should​ ​participate​ ​in​ ​swim​ ​lessons​ ​in​ ​a​ ​high​ ​quality​ ​aquatics​ ​program.
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Martin Luther King
Let's celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.
"I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character." MLK
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charlie Banana, Cloth Diapering, Napppy Alliance
Concerns around single-use plastics help reusable diapers shine
Eco-conscious parents are ditching disposable diapers as concerns around single-use plastics help reusable diapers take their place in the spotlight.
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baby food, nutrition
Starting Baby on Solids: What You Need To Know, And What to Expect From Your Diaper
The period between 6 and 12 months is a special time when you can expose your baby to a wide variety of tastes and textures. 
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Baby, Inspiration, Lifestyle, News
Cloth Diapers and Cartoon - a Love Story with Artist Betje
We were introduced to Betje in 2011 by one of our long-term retailers in the Netherlands, Bumaround. We loved her fun drawings instantly and so did our fans.
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We Give
“Jeremy Goes to the Fair” and Charlie Banana®
This post is a bit unusual, but something I wanted to share with you. Many years ago I worked as the marketing manager for a company called Apptastic Software, and it was the start of my career in producing high quality products for children.
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