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Is it just me or

is baby stuff EXPENSIVE!? Wow, I wanted to go buy a sling at the store and the cost was $70!

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 3:01 PM on Jan. 6, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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Answers (14)
  • Yes it's crazy! Check out places like Once Upon a Child. You have find really nice stuff, sometimes even new for far less! We have started going there more often now... AND when you are done with it, you can bring it back and get part of your money back for them to sell it again as long as you keep it in good condition!
    AmiJanell

    Answer by AmiJanell at 3:08 PM on Jan. 6, 2009

  • honey everything is expensive
    jodi205

    Answer by jodi205 at 3:03 PM on Jan. 6, 2009

  • that is expensive, you should try online instead
    bizymom413

    Answer by bizymom413 at 3:07 PM on Jan. 6, 2009

  • Yes, baby stuff is expensive. Check out local kids consignment shops, they have a lot of gently used items. Also, I used a moby wrap, which I am in love with. It retails new for $40.
    MommyJanelle

    Answer by MommyJanelle at 3:10 PM on Jan. 6, 2009

  • Yep!
    For a sling, try www.slinglings.com. It's a mom run business and her slings are really nice.
    kaycee14

    Answer by kaycee14 at 3:15 PM on Jan. 6, 2009

  • ebay or work from home moms are a better resource for less expensive baby gear.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:23 PM on Jan. 6, 2009

  • jaw dropWhere have you been woman???

    Butterfly1108

    Answer by Butterfly1108 at 3:25 PM on Jan. 6, 2009

  • just one of those baby depot stores.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:28 PM on Jan. 6, 2009

  • It's crazy. I can't find a high chair for under $70.
    julipickle

    Answer by julipickle at 3:38 PM on Jan. 6, 2009

  • That's why i check freecycle and craigslist before i even go to the store....and i'm glad i have a big family to give me their hand-me-downs!
    sbastille

    Answer by sbastille at 3:49 PM on Jan. 6, 2009

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