Baby Registry: Top 5 Tips for Thinking Outside the Box

Posted on July 31, 2012

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Baby Registry: Top 5 Tips for Thinking Outside the Box

The phrase “creating a baby registry” often conjures up images of scan guns and a sea of shiny new baby gear, gadgets and gizmos to wade through. Thankfully, technology has paved the way for expectant parents to share needs with friends and family that stretch beyond this basic concept of gift getting and giving. Here are some ideas for spicing up your registry.

Consider Gifts on Loan

Babies grow at an amazing rate, both physically and developmentally. Clothes are sized in three month increments and gear often becomes obsolete just as fast, making it easy to borrow many baby products for short-term use. Parents who have baby gear they are saving for future reuse are often happy to temporarily share items that would otherwise sit waiting in the garage…

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