Most new born or child life policies are only going to be for $15 - 20k and cost less than $30/mo in most instances. So not going to cash strap you by any means, or at least I would hope not. But it wouldn't be a bad idea to get life insurance as a supplemental gift. Get her a ring or something nice and then talk about getting the insurance together.
Oh! the baby! I thought we were talking about the father.
Where are you from Thaddeus if you don't mind me asking. I had never heard of the "push present" or the new mother gift until some friends that moved from Kentucky mentioned it. Now everyone in our group is required to get a "push present" or you look like the unappreciative and uncaring male asshole of our group of friends.
If only I could go back
vaginal reconstruction surgery?
A gift everyone can enjoy.
The gift that keeps on giving
As a man of not much talent with building stuff, i found that i have a little bit of talent!
My best mate and his partner had a child and i whipped this up for them while they were in hospital and gave it to them when they arrived home! the baby came 2 weeks early! i though i had time!! still looked great!
It was a box for Isla, my friends daughter. the bottle is a good drop of vintage port to be drunk when she is old enough (we are big port drinkers) and the paper was from the day she was born. lets just say my friend almost fell of their chair when they saw it! they very much appreciated it.
She'll get snake eyes if she's drinking alcohol and nursing.
I do remember her enjoying the taste again, but yes, she couldn't go crazy as we discovered we had a "barracuda" baby.