Visit our NEW site!

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Hi friends!

We’d like to invite y’all to visit our new site:

www.thecoersfamily.com

Notice that oh-so-important “the” in front of our name? That’s right, we’re THE Coers Family. It’s legit now. Over there you’ll find all the latest recipe posts, funny stories, parenting tips and more from our family. We want y’all to keep in touch and stay connected to us through our new and improved site.

You can also stay connected though FacebookTwitterInstagram, and Pinterest. We’re all over the place! So pull up a chair, grab a cup of coffee and hang out with us for a spell. We’re sure glad you stopped by.

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Potty Training – Tips for Success

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Check out our full post with Potty Training Tips on our new website: www.thecoersfamily.com/potty-training

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Our soon-to-be two year old Abby is officially Potty Trained! She’s had great success using a few of these tips and tricks.

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Giveaway: MommyCon Ticket!

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In May I’ll be attending the Texas MommyCon Mini in Austin. My sister lives there with her twin daughters and we’ll be attending together with both sets of twins. I’m very excited!

What’s MommyCon you ask?

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CDFC: We did it!

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We did it! A full month of using our cloth diapers regularly here at home – and four full Fridays of Cloth Diapers for a Cause.

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All tuckered out after a full day of saving money

We successfully used our cloth diapers consistently here at the house to save $25 to donate to World Vision’s Clean Water Fund. Having a goal helped keep us on track during the days when it would have been easy to give in and use disposables.

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CDFC: A Look at the Diapers We Love

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It’s Day 3 of Cloth Diapers for a Cause here at the Coers house.

Just to recap: disposable diapers cost about 36 cents each. With three little bottoms to cover, we could spend almost $8 a day on diapers. By using cloth diapers daily here in our home, we can save about $2,900 a year. On Fridays, the money we save using cloth diapers will be set aside to donate to World Vision’s Clean Water Fund. In just four Fridays, we will save $25 – enough for a small donation to help provide clean water for families in another country.

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CDFC: A Small Set Back

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Four out of our six children are sick. Our Littles: six-month-old twins and our 20-month old, and our oldest Big: the 14-year-old, are all coughing running low-grade fevers and generally feeling miserable. It’s a sad day at Casa de Coers.

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CDFC: Day One

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Today is our first day to Cloth Diaper for a Cause.

I set my calendar on my iPhone to give us an alert every Friday. We’ve chosen one day out of the week to cloth diaper for a purpose.

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