When Eric was 6 months old, we had another lot of visitors – Rob’s parents arrived from overseas and stayed with us for a month. This case was even tougher to handle than my mom – by 6 months I was a pro, knew exactly what my baby needed and was opposing to pretty much every advice they tried to offer.

Did you notice how quickly they outgrow practically everything? I had a couple of months when I was shopping for baby clothes every other week – and I hate shopping.

So here is some tips I came up with to reduce the shopping and the hassle to the minimum: