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Goldilocks & the 3 Diaper Bags

Once upon a time there was a mommy who was always looking of the diaper bag that was just right.

So what if it is my 3rd child and I've yet to find the perfect diaper bag?  I can completely rationalize that I have three, yes 3, diaper bags for Cora, all of which serve a specific purpose.

Let me share them because I love them and you should too.

Ju-Ju-Be Prepared
This bag is great quality but it is huge! It serves the better purpose of overnight trips to grandma's house at this point.  It really is just too big for me to be hauling around daily. Perhaps it's the 3rd time mom in me and I don't really carry that much gear daily. That said, again the quality is great and it is a great looking bag. There are several styles by the same company that I'm sure are just as good of bags. This one retails for $180 but I bought this secondhand so I don't feel too guilty about the splurge but it definitely isn't getting used as much as the others.
Vera Bradley Mom's Day Out
This bag I just found randomly when I was perusing the Vera Bradley outlet sale. I love this bag because it is a good transition for going back and forth between baby bag, mom bag. The size is perfect to accommodate a bottle, some snacks, travel diaper/wipe case and my wallet, even a small outfit for baby. Not much else I need besides that while out and about.This bag is lined to make it easy to wipe clean if something spills or crumbs get in it.  It comes in notorious Vera Bradley patterns, however I wanted black so it doesn't scream "I've got a baby". I feel comfortable carrying it around when I want to look like I am carrying a regular purse. It retails for $65, but again I got a deal.

 
Thirty-One Organizing Zip-Top Organizing Utility Tote 
This tote above is my workhorse.  I use it all the time and I get compliments frequently on it. The straps are a perfect length for me. I love how when I toss it on the floor in the back seat it stays upright and sturdy for grabbing things I need. This little gem holds all of my newborn necessities from blankets to outfits, diapers, wipes, bottles, my clutch, and even stuff for my older boys. It is just one large compartment and I love that. This bag is super versatile for something so simple. I just can't put my finger on why it works so well but it does. In fact when I ordered this so did two of my coworkers. This tote retails for $35 and the link above is to my friend Kelli's page if you need a consultant.

Share with me your perfect diaper bag!

Note- all the opinions expressed in the post were my own and I was not compensated for any of them.

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  1. I've been wanting a Ju Ju Be bag for a while. I might bite the bullet if/when baby #3 comes along ;)

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