Cost of parenthood

Baby clothing

One piece outfit (5-7)

Shirts (5-7)

Leggings or pull on pants (5-7)

Outer layers (5)

Hats & Mittens

Socks or booties (a lot)

Shoes with soles

Pajamas (5-7)

Tip: Avoid ribbons, strings, ties, and other decorative items.


Diapers- probably go through 10-12 diapers a day at first

Wipes- you can buy wipes, make your own, or use a washcloth and warm water

Changing pad or table- don't have to have your own. Good to have changing pad or just a towel.

Tip: Keep hand on baby when changing on high surfaces.