our writers

  • Jennifer Labit

    Jenn is the founder of Cotton Babies & creator of bumGenius, Flip, and Econobum, worldwide leading cloth diaper brands. She has four children (Andrew, Oscar, Elsie and Louis) and holds an MBA from Washington University. When she's not working full time, she enjoys teaching business leaders how to implement sustainable economic & social change.

  • Jimmy Labit

    Jimmy Labit is a full-time dad and has a lot of experience with cloth diapers. He takes care of the technical side of Cotton Babies when he isn't trying to juggle four kids. He is the male voice of Beyond The Diaper and brings a unique and quirky sense of humor to our blog.

  • Libby Fasnacht

    Libby is the marketing director for Cotton Babies. She is the oldest of four and is looking for a husband to father her future bumGenius wearing children. ;) Her favorite Starbucks drink is skinny cinnamon dolce latte.

  • Brittney French

    Brittney is a social media coordinator for Cotton Babies. She has three sisters, loves pizza and enjoys listening to obscure bands no one has heard of. Outside of posting on the Cotton Babies Facebook page, she babysits a few cloth diaper-wearing kids and cheers for her favorite sports team.

  • Heather Vaughn

    Heather is mom to four, born within 40 months (single, twins, single). She writes transparently about her chaotic household to encourage others through the twists and turns of parenting.

  • Chelsea Fleming

    Chelsea is a marketing associate at Cotton Babies. Her and her husband are expecting their first little one in just a few months! She loves Fall and Winter weather, watching movies, peppermint white chocolate mochas and spending time with friends and family.

  • Bekah Sciaroni

    Bekah works from her home as a designer. She has six amazing children. Five of her children have worn or are wearing cloth diapers.

  • Holly Kelley

    Holly is an Arkansan turned Missourian, and a graphic designer turned accounter. She loves thrifting, crossword puzzles, movies, and keyboard shortcuts. She's having so much fun being a mom to baby Lola!

  • Francesca Abernathy

    Francesca Abernathy is a mother of three children and loves to cook, bake, and jog. She works outside of the home but dreams of the day she can sit on her couch, watch Dr. Oz, and eat Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups from 8:00-5:00. She lives with her saint of a husband in St. Louis, Mo.

  • Abby Kowalik

    Abby is the happy mother of four daughters. She loves her husband, meal planning, garage sailing and her vegetable garden. With two girls in diapers and two in school, she spends a lot of time doing laundry and listening to her girls read. Her favorite kids book is- Go Dog Go.

  • Emily Loeffelman

    Emily is a Midwest native currently residing in North Dakota with her husband who is active duty in the United States Marine Corps and their sweet boy Asher Jude. She currently is a stay at home mama due to her husbands busy military schedule. She enjoys crafting, shopping, and of course blogging on her personal blog Everything Emily. Emily's little guy is the light of her life and she loves sharing tips, tricks, and life experiences with other mamas.

  • Amanda Carney

    Amanda is a stay-at-home mom of two toddlers that keep her on her toes! Her family resides in Columbus, Ohio- the Buckeye state! She ventured into cloth diapering a little "late" but is a strong believer of "better late than never!" She enjoys her morning coffee, spending time with her girls, buying too many cloth diapers, much needed pedicures, and the rare date night with her husband. You can get to know her better at her personal blog, Fluff Bum Babies.

  • Casey Mullins

    Casey Mullins is a writer, photographer and chocolate cake lover living in Indianapolis, IN. She’s an attorney’s wife, mom to a very opinionated seven year old (Addie) as well as a very happy cloth diaper wearing baby girl born in May 2011 (Vivi.) She taps out tales at her own blog, moosh in indy, and more on her baby and big kid over at Babble.

  • Claire

    Claire is an Army wife that may not have been cut out for homemaking. Follow her adventures as she, her husband (Sergeant Handsome), their three sons and two dogs try to keep it together over on her personal blog, The Half-Hearted Housewife, where love means never having to do the dishes.

  • Jenny Bradford

    Jenny Bradford lives in the Dallas, TX area and blogs at Conscientious Confusion about living consciously, which often encompasses: green living, natural health, conscientious consumerism, cloth diapering, and living frugally. She is a wife to Christian and mom to Little Sir born Oct. 2009, and Little Lady, born Feb. 2011.

  • Jessica von Wallenstein

    Jessica von Wallenstein is a stay at home mom who chronicles her parenting adventures at She has three children and is buried in cloth diapers.