Parenting Help: The Pros and Cons of Spending Big on Baby

pregnant woman holding shopping bags and baby items

I remember what it was like to register for our wedding 16 years ago. Then 13 years ago, Hubby and I were at the store registering for baby shower gifts. And oh. My. Goodness. It was exhausting! We were so overwhelmed by the whole experience, I think it took us 2 trips to get the list all checked off.

I’ve often thought that having an experienced parent along would have been an excellent idea. That’s why I was pleased when Janel wrote to share this infographic with me. If you’re going to be a parent, this graphic is a handy way to look at the pluses and minuses of decisions like cloth or disposable diapers all the way to staying at home vs paying for childcare.

Many baby expenditures are wildly expensive. Take a good look at your options before spending unwisely.

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Earnest Parenting: helping new parents make wise spending decisions.

The editor-in-chief of Earnest Parenting, Amy is the mother of two sets of twin boys. Yes, they drive her crazy, but they also make her laugh occasionally. Amy enjoys writing, quilting, reading, and working on her burgeoning cyber empire.

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