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Kelolsen-and-Padawan 05-18-2006 09:55 AM

could my 16lb-er need a large Happy Hempy??
 
I have a medium happy hempy and I'm buying one from someone on here as well. I also bought a large on here yesterday too so I'll test it out. I have a 4 month old but he's big - 16 lbs. I stuffed the HH that I Have w/ a hemparoo wrapped in a mf towel, so it is bulky (but he needs it). the medium seems to fit him perfectly - meaning he may grow out of it pretty quickly. If I like the wool soakers I just ordered I would buy a bunch more of these pocket fitted diapers (the regular fitteds just dont' seem strong enough for my big pee-er LOL). Anyway, I"m wondering if I should just get larges and hope t hat I can just fasten them as tight as they go for now and let him grow into them. A large is 20-25 lbs though so I'm not sure. As of now, the top of the diaper is about an inch below his belly button wh en its fastened. What do you think?

vanilla 05-18-2006 11:43 AM

Re: could my 16lb-er need a large Happy Hempy??
 
I thought those ran a bit small back when I tried them, esp. fully stuffed, so it's possible!

Kelolsen-and-Padawan 05-18-2006 12:06 PM

Re: could my 16lb-er need a large Happy Hempy??
 
thanks for your opinion! I like a high rise on my diapers, so that could be it too. I always moved him up early when I was still using disposables. I just feel better w/ that b/c he's a boy - if I had a girl I might not be so concerned about that. Once I get the large HH I bought off here, I'll know more, so I will wait until I can "test drive" before I buy new ones!


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