Every parents knows the cost of child care is ridiculous, but compared to the cost of other things, is it really that expensive? The answer is simple: hell yes. To help you wrap your head around the skyrocketing cost of kids’ care, we put together this handy chart that shows you what you could buy with the average amount you spend taking care of your little one. Except you can’t because you’ll spend it on child care instead. Isn’t perspective awesome?