Childish Notions | Bambino Mio Swim Nappy

I have been using cloth diapers on Carter now for four months and I love them. I love how they’re eco friendly, cost efficient and fashionable. I have been working with Childish Notions for the last couple months on reviewing their swim nappy. That’s right, there are reusable swim diapers. I’m elated to let you know about my experience.

I was sent the Bambino Mio Swim Nappy in the Blue Fish print. First things first: it’s incredibly cute. I recently took Carter swimming and the life guard not only fell in love with him, but his diaper as well. At first when I told her it was a reusable one, she gave me that look (most cloth diapering momma’s know what I’m talking about). After a few questions she asked me about the first thing I noticed about the swim nappy. “It’s so thin, it doesn’t look like it holds in pee.”
A week before I went swimming I sent an email to Childish Notions with a very similar question. The material is very thin and there is no fabric to absorb the mess. I was told that with the Bambino Mio the pee will actually pass through the diaper (it’s recommended to wait until you get to your destination before you put on the diaper) and that disposable swim diapers do the exact same thing. I had no idea. They just keep the solids in. So what is the advantage of the reusable swim diaper that Childish Notion offers? Disposable diapers absorb all the water from the pool/lake/river and make your diaper bulky, heavy and uncomfortable for your little one. Whereas the Bambino Mio doesn’t.

I was supposed to review this diaper back in April during my Bringing Home Baby Event, but since Carter was preemie his legs were the same size as his wrists for a long time. In fact, his legs didn’t fit this diaper properly until recently. He has a size small which is suitable for 11-16 pounds, but he is just a real tall and skinny baby. At fourteen pounds he was able to fill out this diaper perfectly.
As for the waist fit, it varies. There is an adjustable draw string to ensure a correct fit for every baby.
For more information on Childish Notions and the products they carry visit http://childishnotions.com.
Photobucket

This giveaway is now over

FREE Recipe Binder

Free-recipe-binder-printable

Are you constantly wondering what's for dinner?

When I don't meal plan I feel behind, and we usually end up ordering take out. This recipe binder will keep you organized and make life a little bit easier.

Powered by ConvertKit

Randa Derkson

I believe that the kitchen is the heart of the home. Whether it’s discussing your day, sharing the highlights of your trip, or just having quality time with a loved one; lives are brought together at the kitchen table.

38 comments on “Childish Notions | Bambino Mio Swim Nappy”

  1. the Daphne Bath Seat
    Janette

  2. Wupsey Dining and Shopping Cart Cover

  3. I’ve always advocated cloth diapers as plastic takes way too many years to deteriorate and harms the environment.

  4. The Daphne Bath Seat. My friend has one and I want to try too.

    polo_wataga at yahoo dot com

  5. I think these are cute.

  6. I’d also like to try the Bambino Mio Training Pants.

  7. Bambinomio Introductory Kit
    [email protected]

  8. I would like to try the Daphne Bath Seat.

  9. I’d like to try the daphne bath seat

  10. I would love to try the Wupzey High Chair Food Catcher, it’s such a smart idea!

  11. I would love to try the training pants

  12. [email protected]
    I like the Daphne bath seat

  13. I would like the Wupzey High Chair Food Catcher

  14. I’d like to try a Miosolo diaper

  15. Bambinomio Introductory Kit

  16. Daphne Bath seat

  17. I would love to try the arlequin bib, too.

  18. I would like to try the daphne bath seat. 🙂

  19. I’d like to try the crane humidifier.

  20. I’d like to try their soft silicone spoon!

  21. Wupzey high chair food catcher

  22. i would like to try the Wupzey High Chair Food Catcher

  23. I’d like to try to bath seat

  24. The Crane Frog personal air purifier looks really cool!

    -Hannah Avery

    [email protected]

  25. The Thermobaby Kiddy Loo!

  26. microsoft cover

  27. I really like the daphne bath seat!

  28. I’d like to try the miosolo

  29. Miosolo

  30. britni.manry at gmail.com

    would love to try the humidifier

  31. Daphne Bath Seat

  32. id like to try the hyumidifier

  33. The bath seat looks interesting, I would like to try that.

  34. thermobaby kiddy loo

    peppinkarras (at) yahoo (dot) com

  35. I like the Daphne Bath Seat

  36. The bath seat

  37. definitely swim diapers, my mom just got a pool

  38. Pingback: Winner: Bambino Mio Swim Diaper

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *