33. That’s another fine mess…preparing for poop
What sort of nappies will you choose? Disposable, terry, shaped terry, laundry service? What are the pros and cons?
You need to give some thought to the amazing quantity of poo, pee and puke your baby is going to (sometimes literally) throw at you over the next couple of years.
I don’t mean you should obsess over this (though it’s not unknown…), but you do need to consider the bewildering variety of options available to you. If you make the decision now, it’s one less thing to think about after the birth.
Disposable nappies are convenient, and keep babies very dry. Your baby will use 6,000–8,000 nappies before you’ve got him potty trained. (Did I say uses? I mean fills!) ...