Month: November 2007

The Costs of Motherhood

Balance due to hospital and obstetrician after insurance payout: $1300

Total hospital bill for delivery (including insurance payout): $11,000

Weekly supply of diapers: $80

Baby gear (crib, clothes, furniture, etc): $1000

Projected cost of a 4-year college in 2025: $350,000

Cost of giving up my day job for a few years: Don’t even want to think about it.

Estimated value of my son, Elliott Alexander Chung: PRICELESS