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Let's Talk Dirty!

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Let's Talk Dirty!

Let's Talk Dirty! The detergent you choose is a very important family decision because it affects your household's health.  This decision is not just about the lifespan of your cherished piece of clothing but also about the quality of your sleep, your skin's condition and your overall environment. Let's talk about laundering your cloth diapers, your sportswear and of course your sexy lingerie. We launched Charlie Banana® Laundry Detergent because, just like you, we wanted a soap that washes any type of laundry without containing perfumes, bleach, optical whiteners, or any harsh chemicals and that is biodegradable.  We wanted a...

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Giving Thanks on Thanksgiving

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Giving Thanks on Thanksgiving

Giving Thanks on Thanksgiving Dear Charlie Banana® Moms and Dads! I hope this finds you well. We have so much to be grateful for as our lives are blessed with beautiful healthy adorable children. We have plentiful of food and necessities. Just knowing that we have plenty is enough. I wanted to thank you for your support and your love for Charlie Banana®. It's not easy to run a business and keep the new products’ and design ideas coming. But we receive so many letters from you telling us how our products make your life better, that this truly motivates...

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“Jeremy Goes to the Fair” and Charlie Banana®

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“Jeremy Goes to the Fair” and Charlie Banana®

"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. Back in 1998, Apptastic released a children's game that went on to win widespread critical acclaim. We were really proud of it for many reasons! It was one of the first games to feature a paraplegic character (named Lenny Lion). The response we got from kids around the...

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"What is it like to cloth diaper with multiple children in diapers? Quadruplets anyone?“

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"What is it like to cloth diaper with multiple children in diapers?  Quadruplets anyone?“

"What is it like to cloth diaper with multiple children in diapers? Quadruplets anyone?" There is great deal of fascination about the concept of more than one baby being born at the same time. Statistically 90% of all multiple births are made up of twins and the remaining 10% being shared between triplets, quadruplets and more. So we got very excited, when received some good news from our Colombian retailer that Quadruplets, Ian, Bandon, Briana and Briana, had been born in Colombia and joined the ranks of Charlie Banana® babies! Edith is just starting her cloth diapering journey and we...

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Charlie Banana® Cloth Diaper to hit San Francisco Maternity Ward

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Charlie Banana® Cloth Diaper to hit San Francisco Maternity Ward

Newborn Connections – introducing cloth diapers in maternity ward We here at Charlie Banana® have spent many of our dedicated hours toiling over effective ways to spread cloth diapering awareness. There’s social media, workshops, education, events and trade shows, and, of course, this here blog. But all of that is great when you know about cloth diapering already. What about new moms and dads, who have never considered it. With that intention, we gathered up a big idea. What better place to seize attention than where there is a dense population of newborns? That’s right, the maternity ward! What if...

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