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How to Bathe an Infant in a Shower Stall

My husband and I were in a hurry to purchase and move into our first home before our wedding. (We ended up renovating a fixer-upper while simultaneously planing the details of our Big Day. I blogged about it here for The Nest). Every house in our target location and price range seemed to go up for sale and then off the market within a day. That’s how quickly homes were selling. We immediately put in offers on every home we liked. When the offer on our house was accepted, we were ecstatic. It had pretty much everything we needed: It wasn’t in a flood zone. There was a disconnected basement and an attic for storage (this was huge because most houses we were looking at didn’t have storage). The house had three bedrooms, so we could make one an office. The spacious yard provided plenty of room for our dogs. There’s one major checklist item we neglected to consider: the bathroom.  The house had one, so really that’s all that mattered, right? Wrong. When Frank’s uncle came to …