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March 14th, 2012, 09:36 AM
TheOnlyPink's Avatar .... In a house of blue!
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What do you do with all the things your kids grow out of?
Have you ever sold anything on ebay?
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March 14th, 2012, 10:54 AM
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they get handed down through the kids...and when helena outgrows them usually i bring the decent things to goodwill or if i know someone who has a young daughter i will ask if they want them...the nasty stained stuff i just trash or turn into rags
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March 14th, 2012, 11:31 AM
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They get handed down. Once Grayson is done with them the one's that survive go into my yard sale or donate bag. Currently have a LOT!
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March 14th, 2012, 04:09 PM
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I just posted her exersaucer on CL and her clothes I either give away or donate to goodwill.
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March 14th, 2012, 05:34 PM
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Craigslist, throw away, donate or hand down to someone else.
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March 15th, 2012, 07:49 AM
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Everything that Harvey has outgrown over the years are in our roofspace in labelled cardboard boxes (0-3 months, 3-6 etc) just waiting for number 2. If number 2 is a girl, we will donate everything to charity.
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March 15th, 2012, 07:56 AM
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If they're still good I donate them or give them away. I've considered a yard sale but I never manage to put one together lol
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March 15th, 2012, 08:22 AM
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If they are stained or torn then I toss them.
If they are in decent shape then I donate them.
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March 15th, 2012, 09:44 AM
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I have so much stuff to get rid of and i just didnt know what to do with them. I donate clothes, but we have things like a crib etc. But a friend of mine has added me to a facebook buy sell swap group in my area, so hopefully I can get rid of them. I would give them for free to someone in need, but if i can get money for the items, why not!
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March 15th, 2012, 01:00 PM
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I usually try to sell the ones in good shape. I need money wherever I can get it. If I can't sell them, I'll give them away, but I try first.
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March 15th, 2012, 07:52 PM
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Ugh this is a touchy topic for me right now. I have a few bags with things that Drake no longer fits in and I just cannot part with anything. I dont want to turn into a pack rat but its SOO hard to get rid of stuff. I am going to take a few key items and make a blanket with them, but I know there will be some leftovers and I just dont have a clue what I am going to do with them.
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March 16th, 2012, 01:14 AM
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I have sold a couple of Eve's clothes she no longer fits, but most I have kept as they are all too cute to part with!

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I have so much stuff to get rid of and i just didnt know what to do with them. I donate clothes, but we have things like a crib etc. But a friend of mine has added me to a facebook buy sell swap group in my area, so hopefully I can get rid of them. I would give them for free to someone in need, but if i can get money for the items, why not!
I am joined to about 5 of those Facebook groups where you can sell / buy baby stuff! It's GREAT!

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Ugh this is a touchy topic for me right now. I have a few bags with things that Drake no longer fits in and I just cannot part with anything. I dont want to turn into a pack rat but its SOO hard to get rid of stuff. I am going to take a few key items and make a blanket with them, but I know there will be some leftovers and I just dont have a clue what I am going to do with them.
Me toooo! I have put aside a few of her items that I just CANNOT part with OR cannot bare to cut up for a quilt... I can't even bring myself to cut up the clothing I don't mind not keeping LOL... oy!
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March 16th, 2012, 07:53 AM
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I had a lot of stuff given to me, so that stuff I will try to pass on to another FTM when we are done having kids (jumperoo, exersauser, bottles, etc). But other big things I will try to sell. Stuff like clothes I will give away.
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