A day in KhujandNovember 12, 2019 in Tajikistan ⋅ ☀️ 5 °C
Staying at a large family, consisting as so many here out of grand parents, daughters and/ or daughters in law, whose husbands are working in Russia and of course their children plus children left with their grandparents whilst both parents are living in Russia, i stumbled across an intreaging piece of furniture: a narrow cradle with a hole in the middle. I found out that at least small babies don't wear any nappies, and that hole solves the soiling problem. For boys there is a pipe like contraption that gets attached to their little penis, unfortunately they did not have the equivalent for girls in the house, and everything gets diverted into a container attached to the bed. To keep the baby in situ they get tied down with silky straps.
Well, saves a lot of nappies and washing.Read more