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Ilana is co-owner of AppleCheeks Reusable Diapers and mother to three girls - Azure, Phoenix and Ione. She's also the owner of A Jaded Mama, a blog about mothering, small business ownership and all things green. When she's not busy coming up with new product ideas, working on social media campaigns and co-managing the business, you'll find her doing handstands, doing pull-ups, co-sleeping, raising school-aged children and reading.

Amy is the other co-owner of AppleCheeks Reusable Diapers and mom to three boys - Bailey, Davray, Sacha, and to beautiful DAUGHTER, River. She's a dedicated and very attached parent and just adores the company of her enormous, gorgeous boys. When she's not busy juggling the company finances, talking on the phone with suppliers and trying to talk Ilana down off a cliff, you'll find her very involved in her community activities and enjoying the great outdoors.

Natalie is the Social Media Coordinator for AppleCheeks Reusable Diapers. You can find her on @AppleCheeksDipe on Twitter or Instagram or the Facebook page! Natalie is the mother of three children - Elinor (6), Grant (3) and Roslyn, who will celebrate her first year of life - fully diapered in AppleCheeks - in December! If you follow her personal account on Instagram @justgnatty, you'll know that she's just a little obsessed with taking fun photos of these diapers and has an outright addiction to MiniZips. Got a blog topic, giveaway wish or product feature idea? Send a note to natalie@applecheeks.com!

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Gentle Cleansing Solution Refills Have Arrived!

Now available: Refills for Gentle Cleansing Spray!

You asked - we listened! This 750 mL pouch can refill one of your existing Gentle Cleansing Spray bottles 6 times! The pouch uses significantly less material and allows for more cost-effective shipping to our retailers, and therefore to you.

One question we have received is: Is the pouch accepted by recycling programs like the bottles are? It is true that the programs currently accepting such pouches are far more limited than those accepting many bottles in number 1 and number 2 plastic types. However, although we'd like to live in a perfect world where everyone recycled every time without fail, we know that a good number of the bottles do end up in the trash and landfills. The pouches use up much less material so should they be thrown away vs recycled, there is a much lower impact on the garbage generated by the use of this product (not to mention it's only one pouch for every 6 bottles of Gentle Cleansing Spray!)  The great news is that you have options! You can reduce your footprint by reusing a vessel that can be recycled - reduce, reuse and recycle!

Our Gentle Cleansing Spray pairs perfectly with our reusable cloth wipes! Use them for diaper changes or messy faces and hands anytime, anywhere! Super soft and grippy - and can be used as a booster in a pinch!

Oh! We can't leave out another great feature - the savings! The cost of the pouch is about 3 times the cost of one bottle, for 6 times the volume! What would you buy with the savings - covers, inserts or MiniZips?

Pro tip: 6 wipes plus a bottle of Gentle Cleansing Spray fit perfectly in a MiniZip - perfect to stash in the diaper bag or in your car's glove box for on-the-go freshening.

What's your favourite way to use these products?

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