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July 26th, 2010, 07:18 AM
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What items have you gone "overboard" on for baby?


Me? um.... I think diapers (but, honestly, can we ever have enough ) and clothes size 0-6 months. He's set but... no more! If I HAVE to give in to my complete obsession, I'll have to buy the larger size diapers and clothes but, really, I'm trying to be good!!!
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July 26th, 2010, 07:32 AM
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i didn't even really get to buy any clothes - i think i personally have purchased 2 outfits - but she is COVERED for clothes until 6 to 9 months. wofta! We also have a ton of diapers. I haven't really been able to go overboard - can't wait until i get to!
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July 26th, 2010, 09:07 AM
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CD I have about 60 of them.
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July 26th, 2010, 09:17 AM
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Clothes and washcloths.. LOL I only bought 2 sets of brand new onesies and pants for the baby, but I bought 2 lots of clothes off of craigslist that are barely worn or never worn and there are a TON of them! Also, my grandma gave me all the hand-me-downs from my cousin's little girl. I really don't think she'll be able to wear them all.

As far as the washcloths.. They're just so cute that I picked up a few packs, then my mom picked up a few packs.. Then I got a few packs at my shower.. She has over 30 washcloths!
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July 26th, 2010, 09:25 AM
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Considering I'll CD most of the time, we have quite a few packs(14) of disposable diapers.
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July 26th, 2010, 09:38 AM
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I haven't gone overboard on anything during this pregnancy specifically but all the baby clothes that are currently stored in the basement are proof that I had in the past.
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July 26th, 2010, 09:45 AM
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I haven't really gone "overboard" on buying certain items. But we did majorly splurge on items for the baby's nursery. Like the crib, custom bedding and the rocker were all much more money than I would probably ever spend again. But that was the only thing we "had" to do ourselves and I'm big on interior design...I wanted everything to be just perfect.
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July 26th, 2010, 09:58 AM
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Without a doubt cloth diapers lol
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July 26th, 2010, 10:38 AM
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I've way overbought on blakets but they are so sweet and I love the soft ones. I need to stay away from Gymboree for awhile because I cant resist the cute clothes and matching blankets
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July 26th, 2010, 11:12 AM
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Most of the stuff we have was given to us as a gift (hand-me downs, shower presents...). However, every time we go to the store we buy diapers!!! So we have quite a stock!!! But that's good to go overboard on, right?!
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July 26th, 2010, 11:12 AM
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Clothes for sure! She has TONS 0-3M...and I've bought tons and tons from Gymboree size 6-12 mo for next summer...I love Gymboree and never thought I'd be able to buy the girlie stuff so I'm going a bit overboard I guess! lol
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July 26th, 2010, 11:22 AM
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I think its definitely clothes and burp cloths : )
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July 26th, 2010, 11:33 AM
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I've really only purchased diapers so far. Anytime I see them on sale or I have a coupon I pick up a pack or two.
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July 26th, 2010, 12:01 PM
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Umm car seats and strollers definitely. I have 3 car seats and 4 strollers...
And clothes... The boy has more clothes than anyone I know!
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July 26th, 2010, 12:40 PM
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I THOUGHT I'd gone overboard on clothes but when I washed them and hung them up, looking at it I really don't feel its excessive and we may even need some more
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July 26th, 2010, 12:42 PM
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clothes for sure! even though i have more than enough from noe, i wanted this little girl to have stuff that was her own too
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July 26th, 2010, 02:14 PM
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Strollers, at one time we had 5 in the house... We're down to 3 though; jogger, snap n go and a City Mini for every day.

I think I overdid it on socks. I have 8 packs of socks! I realized I gave all of DS's to goodwill so I went a little crazy at carters on saturday.
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July 26th, 2010, 02:59 PM
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Nothing at all. We've bought nothing but fabric for some dipes and the diaper bag. We got what we needed at the shower and much more. If anything I'd say we're overboard on store merchandise credit and gift cards. We have a free crib voucher and almost $400 in money to spend on the baby.
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July 26th, 2010, 05:12 PM
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I've been putting off shopping due to money issues I have bought some cloth diapers and were hoping for some hand me downs or some good yard sale finds but no luck so far. When DH gets his VA check this month I need to get a ton of stuff because it will be the last check before the boy is here. So exciting!!
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July 26th, 2010, 06:48 PM
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Without a doubt cloth diapers lol
And I'm fairly certain once he's here and I start having favorites there I will be getting more

And carriers...I just got my 4th today...eek!

And from other people...blankets! The boy has so many blankets I don't know what to do with them!
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