No one is surprised to hear that babies are expensive. Between the nursery, the stroller, the car seat, the clothes, the saving for college – the list goes on – it’s easy to feel really overwhelmed by all the choices and options available to new moms. When I was pregnant, I poured over Consumer Reports and Amazon reviews, trying to figure out which product would kill my baby, and what things were simply marketing schemes.
With so many choices to make, it’s hard to know where you can cut corners and pinch pennies, and where you should really invest your hard-earned dollars.
Here are 10 things that are worth splurging on for baby’s first year…
Read more from Emily on her personal blog Daily Garnish, where she creates healthy vegetarian recipes, recaps her latest running adventures, and chronicles life as a new mom to her son and two crazy dogs. You can follow along on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest too!
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