Second Trimester To-Do List

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Man assembling baby crib at home

Shop for a Crib


While you're creating your registry, it's also a good idea to start shopping around for a crib early, as some models can take weeks to arrive. While some well-meaning friends or family members may want to give you hand-me-downs, cribs are best bought new to ensure they meet the most current crib safety requirements. Make sure to follow the instruction manual carefully when assembling the new crib.

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