Savings Over Stuff
Pregnant woman opening present at baby shower

Babies outgrow "stuff" quickly.

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You don't need so much "stuff" for a newborn ... They outgrow most of it within weeks! Get by with less and put all that money you (or the people who came to the shower) wasted into a savings account for the child. Babies aren't babies forever! - CafeMom member Bjoan