If you've looked at my blog roll (on the side) or a few of my previous posts, you know that I'm a Yummy Mummy Club fan. This week they're sharing some Top 5 lists: Top 5 Purse Essentials When You Have Kids, Top 5 Yummy Summer Reads, which I thought were great.
Inspired I thought I'd share my own Top 5 "You Didn't Know You Needed" Items for a New Mom.
Now, I'm not thinking about big baby gifts here, I mean, the 5 things that every new mom needs to keep in her purse/diaper bag and wouldn't probably think to buy for herself. Gathered from the zillion times I've thought to myself, "Ergh. I forgot..."
29 July 2011
26 July 2011
I realize this doesn't help the "rich spoiled mom with a nanny" perception. While I was answering the reporter's question, I kept thinking, "Don't sound like a spoiled brat! ...Do I sound like a brat?" I'll have to wait until tomorrow to find out (and you can to, just listen for a piece about strollers on CBC Radio during tomorrow's News segment.) However the interview turns out, I thought I'd share my thoughts here.
When we got pregnant and started looking for a stroller, I did some research and realized a few things:
- My stroller needs were going to be different from our nanny's
- I didn't want to buy a new larger car to fit a stroller, nor could I afford one
- I had to define and stick to a budget; and
- I am a snob.