"I remember standing in the diaper aisle at Wal-Mart, crying," she said. "I just couldn't believe how expensive everything was. We prepared – just not enough, I guess."
When Daniels' daughter Lily was just a few months old, Daniels stopped buying diapers altogether, opting instead for cloth diapers, a decision she said has had a profound effect on both her finances and her confidence as a mom.
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