Yes…we have 2 bed-wetters. That can be an awful lot of laundry each morning if they don’t wear something to protect the bed. Pull-ups get pricier and pricier the older and larger the child gets. The problem I faced was finding something reusable that was the sizes that I needed for 5 and 6 year old bed-wetting children.
As I posted previously, I was using the trainers/diapers I purchased from SunBabyDiapers.com for all three kids. The only problem was that one of the kids was barely getting into them and I worried they would be too stretched out for the littlest one. Plus, I wanted the easier-to-use trainers/diapers for the little one only.
I searched several types of patterns and options. I think there are some nice options to purchase, but they are too expensive for me. Check out http://www.superundies.com – Very cool, but pricey at $19.95-$34.95 each. YIKES! What are they made out of…spun gold? Does Rumpelstiltskin work there? Still, if you do not know how to sew it would be cheaper than buying Pull-ups all the time.
I decided to make our own. Boy am I happy that I did! I can’t spend $20 for one pair of training pants or bed-wetting pants. Instead, let’s talk 50¢ – $1 each! Continue reading