Sunday, December 12, 2010

Decision Made

So I am horrible about spending a lot of money on things.. if its more then $100 I procrastinate like no other in purchasing it even if we need it. I mean I can go to Target buy stuff & check out & if it's more then $100 I get home & rethink it & have regrets & sometimes even bring stuff back.. & I NEVER spend that kind of money on myself EVER.. I would rather it be spent on my hubby or girls.

Anyways we have been looking at our options as far as double strollers now for months. Graco, Baby Trend & Chicco & we just could not decide for the life of us on which was the better one to go with.

  • The Graco Quattro Tour Duo Stroller & Graco Snug Ride has been my top choice now & is nice but I found its not very wide & a lot more expensive then what I really wanted to spend. 
  • The Baby Trend.. the Sit N Stand Double. Now this one is nice because it's light, wide & later I can take the back seat off for the sit & stand option for when Shiloh is old enough. The only thing that held me back was the basket seems to be odd & hard to get to. Plus my sister said that when she had it & my nephew as laying back in the front seat my nice didn't have much room to sit on the bench for the sit N stand part. So that concerns me a bit. But I love that I found it in Purple & Black/Gray {which purple is my fav color} & that I haven't seen anyone with it yet hehe. Also I like how light the car seat is & soft. 
  • Then there is the Chicco double stroller.. we were just going to get this one because we have the car seat already but I honestly don't care for the car seat so much.. its heavy & when Shiloh used it she was always so hot in it & it was not going to match the stroller {I know so silly but I like things to match} Then the stroller is nice but heavy & I didn't like how the car seat sat on it for some reason it seemed weird. 

So today I finally made the decision I went with the Baby Trend Sit N Stand Double-Elixer & the Baby Trend Flex-Loc Infant Car Seat-Elixer & I bought them through Target. It was the cheaper one to go with & I liked the colors & the room the kids will have to grow with it. I ended up paying $336.62 for it which is way cheaper then what I would have spent on the Graco & only $30 more dollers or less then what I have spent on just the Chicco stroller.

So its done the decision was made & I feel good about it.. I don't like that these things cost so much when they are a necessities, but I am happy with my choice :P

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