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automatic electric breast pump, New mom milk stock storage for baby newborn

Supply List for the New Mother and Baby

  • Car Seat.  Be sure to have it checked for correct installation and placed in the car for the  trip home.  Check here for more information on babies and car seats.
  • Several prepared meals for when you get home
  • Phone numbers for restaurants that deliver or a delivery service such as Waiter on the Way
  • Mattress cover for the adult bed
  • Sanitary napkins-maternity sized for the first couple weeks and smaller for later
  • Nursing pads and nursing bras
  • Nursing gowns (cotton is more comfortable)
  • Birth announcements and thank you notes
  • Diapers.  Cloth diapers are great burp pads even if you use disposables
  • Diaper ointment such as A and D or Desitin
  • Plastic pants and diaper pins (a bar of soap for storing pins)
  • Diaper pail
  • Baby towels and washcloths  (Think about how often you want to run the washer)
  • Baby soap and shampoo
  • Receiving blankets, comforter or quilts as needed for the weather and the temperature of your house
  • Knit hat for baby
  • Baby shirts, kimonos, gowns, sleepers, booties and socks in 0-6 month size
  • Crib or cradle and bedding
  • Bottles and bottle warmer
  • If you are going to bottle-feed, discuss formula with the pediatrician.
  • Pacifiers
  • Infant thermometer
  • List of phone numbers for the calls from the hospital and a list of emergency numbers at home

Great gifts

  • Rocker or glider
  • Snugli or other baby carrier
  • Baby book
  • Mobiles
  • Radio for the nursery
  • Intercom for the baby’s room
  • Donation fund for cord blood donation if you are interested.