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Saving Money With Second Hand Baby Clothes

Yesterday, Baby Girl and I were busy colouring and doodling on an old Amazon box (it's essentially free canvas) when the doorbell rang.

I didn't know who it was, but they were carrying many bags of second hand baby clothes.

I heard the in-laws mention that this family was planning on giving us more clothing over the weekend so I assumed it was this family. I had never met them before, so I thanked them for the clothing and took the bags inside.

This particular family (we call them Unicorn family because they gave us a unicorn costume in the past) has a daughter who is 7 months older than baby girl. I suppose they give us the clothing because they no longer need it and they don't have the space to store the clothing.

As a result of the generosity of the Unicorn family and many other families, we've only spent $269.51 on clothing since Baby Girl was born (at least for the first 2 years, not sure about the 5+ months afterwards). That's quite amazing if you think abou…

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