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Used moses basket mattresses

(6 Posts)
TooTiredtoGoogle Thu 28-Jul-11 16:36:15

What do you do with them?

MrsBloomingTroll Thu 28-Jul-11 16:47:15

Our old one is wipe-clean so planning to use it either as an extra changing mat, or a kneeling pad whilst nappy-changing on the floor, which I found to be the best solution with DD1!

icravecheese Thu 28-Jul-11 16:49:09

I always use the 2nd hand mattresses as spares - baby usually projectile vomits in the middle of the night at some point during the early weeks, soaking everything thru to the mattress, so in these emergency cases I always keep the 2nd hand mattress to hand for a 3am change of bedding....I figure it shouldnt harm just using it for a few hours max whilst the 'new' mattress dries out a little....

TooTiredtoGoogle Thu 28-Jul-11 18:15:50

Good ideas. Definitely won't just bin them then ... seemed such a waste, which is why I asked the question

nannyl Thu 28-Jul-11 19:00:18

Im keeping my old one as a spare too.

It still seems clean, but if they sick all over it in middle of the night, they can swap mattresses

heathermumof3 Thu 28-Jul-11 21:08:44

FSIDS recomend new mattresses for each child including siblings. Best just to dispose of the old ones

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