This is one of those questions that I see floating around everywhere. It’s one of those things that most everybody asks. The standard answer is that you need enough so that you can wash every other day. It’s a good rule of thumb, but I think that a parent who is still pregnant (or who hasn’t had a baby in a while) and has no idea how many changes happen in a given day will still feel lost with this advice.
So if you don’t know much about the pooping and peeing habits of the newly born, then you probably don’t know that newborn babies, especially breastfed newborn babies, poop all the time. ALL. THE. TIME. It’s just part of their M.O. A good rule of thumb is that you will need to change your cloth diapered baby every 2 hours. With our babies we just learned to change them each time right before a feeding so that if they fell asleep I could just lay them down after nursing.Read More