TITLE

the diaper dilemma

AUTHOR(S)
Margulis, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Mothering;May/Jun2010, Issue 160, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's perspective about the use of cloth diapers and presents the story of Shawna Cummings, which explores how the Mother-ease one-size-fits-all diapering system gives her convenience for both of her children.
ACCESSION #
49802149

 

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