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    Seriously, if I had to do a poop at someones house and there was only cloth wipes instead of loo paper....I'd excuse myself and go for a drive to the local macca's.

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    Quote Originally Posted by darla87 View Post
    Not nessecerily...I was thinking more of using old clothes/ finding clothes in bins.
    The Op said in the original post:

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    Just chilling in front of foxtel and watching extreme cheapstakes...This couple identifies themselves as middle class and own their own home. They have 4 children I think it is... and to save $20 a month they cut up material and use the squares as toilet paper ! OMFG that's disgusting.... surely if you can have 4 children you can afford toilet paper... Oh im flabbergasted ! she hot washes the squares... wouldn't that cost more than $20 a month?

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    Lol. We do this. But we wash with water first (a squirt bottle) and dry off with little towels. So it's not really using cloths in place of paper.

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    Quote Originally Posted by GreenMama View Post
    Lol. We do this. But we wash with water first (a squirt bottle) and dry off with little towels. So it's not really using cloths in place of paper.
    Do you feel judged? I have no problem with it, but wouldn't expect my guests to do it.

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    Tbh I'd find the local macca's loo far more gross than using cloth wipes lol! Everything is so sanitized now. What did people use for 1000s of years before loo roll was invented? And period pads etc. I don't use cloth wipes but I don't think it's gross if they are well washed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by amyd View Post
    Do you feel judged? I have no problem with it, but wouldn't expect my guests to do it.
    Oh we have paper too. I would never expect guests to do it. That said guests leave my toilet lid up and I think that's utterly revolting so it's really an individual thing isn't it.

    Do I feel judged by this thread or in general? Neither, really. I actually feel a hell of a lot cleaner this way, so I find it quite amusing that people think it's so disgusting.

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    Quote Originally Posted by GreenMama View Post
    Oh we have paper too. I would never expect guests to do it. That said guests leave my toilet lid up and I think that's utterly revolting so it's really an individual thing isn't it.

    Do I feel judged by this thread or in general? Neither, really. I actually feel a hell of a lot cleaner this way, so I find it quite amusing that people think it's so disgusting.
    I was going to say I think most family cloth users would be using a bidet or spray bottle first. If you are then hot washing and drying in the sun, it's pretty hygienic.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Atropos View Post
    It's not any different really to cloth nappies and cloth wipes *shrugs* to each their own
    The difference is with a nappy you're not wiping your **** with something that had someone else's crap on it (Unless you've bought 2nd hand nappies which is a whole other thread).
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    Hmmm no.. Eww

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    Meh, I don't see a problem with it. Am I motivated to do it? Nope!


 

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