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Does your crib have the changing station attached?

I am not far along yet and have plenty of time to make these decisions, but I really like this one particular crib. The Cape Cod from Sorelle: http://www.toysrus.com/product/index.jsp?productId=4109595

I went to a store to check it out and the sales lady advised against it because babies apparently can climb up on there and get hurt.

What have your experiences been? Thanks!

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angelm523

Asked by angelm523 at 10:56 PM on Feb. 22, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • Yes I do.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:00 PM on Feb. 22, 2011

  • I don't but I just saw a really great crib online that had that & then it turned into a twin size bed & the attached changing station removed to become a night table. I would buy it in a minute but I already have a crib. I also think that as long as you consistently adjust the crib level as necessary then the child will not be able to climb up & if they can do that at the lowest crib setting then they could probably climb out of the crib themselves anyway & it's time to switch to a bed. GL

    ILovemyPaulie

    Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 11:23 PM on Feb. 22, 2011

  • I don't but I did look at them! They're cute!
    shanapiv

    Answer by shanapiv at 12:39 AM on Feb. 23, 2011

  • We got a really basic crib and the floor was our changing table. My thought was that baby can't fall off the floor. ;)
    Nonoluna

    Answer by Nonoluna at 7:04 AM on Feb. 23, 2011

  • Honestly in my opinion the only thing the attatched changing table was good for was for my son's naps when he was a newborn. They are too low and they hurt my back. I'd just buy a cheap separate changing table with wheels because they tend to be higher up plus the wheels makes it portable so you only need one for a house. Personally though, I am building one that attaches to the wall and folds down when I need it and folds up and fastens to the wall when I don't need it.
    CalebsMommy0220

    Answer by CalebsMommy0220 at 1:20 AM on Feb. 24, 2011

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