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Newborn Baby Essentials

Newborn Baby Essentials

This ultimate checklist will helps you to Prep for baby's arrival. You may start to plan your shopping list as you go during the pregnancy. From setting up the nursery to gathering the gear for sleeping, eating and diapering. All the small stuff can easily add up to quite a substantial sum too, so it is best to streamline what to get, and we are breaking it all down for you.

 

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Nursery Items

  • Baby cot, Cradle or Bassinet 
  • Bumper and Cot railing guard
  • Firm mattress that fits snugly in crib 
  • Nursing chair and back support pillows 
  • Baby monitor
  • A cool mist humidifier
  • Forehead baby thermometer 

Diapering

  • Changing table or Changing pad (with safety straps or railing)
  • Diaper Bag
  • Diaper Cream
  • Unscented baby wet wipes
  • Cloth diapers or Disposable newborn size diapers (Fast Absorbency, Breathable and hypoallergenic) 
  • Diaper pail or liners

Baby Gear

Bath

  • Baby bathtub (bath pad, bath support, anti slip mat)
  • Soft towels or hooded towels (needed 2 - 4 to swap around)
  • Baby hairbrush
  • Baby tongue oral wipes
  • Soft washcloth
  • Baby lotion, oil or cream (great for rash, cradle cap & eczema)
  • Gentle baby body wash and shampoo

Bedding

Feeding product

  • 6 - 8 Milk bottles (if bottle fed, 4oz for newborn)
  • Bottle brush
  • Bottle cleaning detergent
  • Milk warmer and milk storage bag (if nursing)
  • Burp cloth and Baby bib
  • Pacifiers
  • Baby Formula (if not nursing)
  • Breast pump (if plan to breastfeed)
  • Breast pads and nipple cream (if plan to breastfeed)
  • Bottle Sterilizer (a must!)

Wear

 

 It is really amazing how many things a tiny little baby needs. Even after deciding on what to buy, there are so many brands out there which you can do some research and find out what’s the best. It is normal to feel overwhelmed! Most importantly, take time to enjoy this precious newborn moments. And a big Congratulations to you!