I love my sports car, but need a family car!
In my early 20′s I leased a nice and tiny 2-door sports car. At the time it was perfect for my needs, I was dating my now husband and we didn’t have children. I didn’t need much space just something that was compact. After the four year lease, I decided to purchase the car. It seemed like a great idea at the time, but little did I know six months later that would all change when I read the positive pregnancy test to my husband. Gone were my needs for a two-door sports car! Obviously, I didn’t have the money to invest in a new car, so my newly bought car soon turned into a nightmare.
If getting a baby carseat into the backseat of two-door car sounds like a nightmare than imagine actually having to do it on a daily basis. I swear for the first year while our daughter, Ava, was in a portable carseat I became doubled jointed and a master at contouring my body to get that thing out! Now at two years of age, she sits in a forward facing carseat, but things are not much better. Read the rest of this entry »