This is a sponsored post, but all opinions are my own.
My sister just had a baby, so I’ve found myself giving her advice almost daily. Why not share it with you, too? It’s been a few years, but I remember how exciting and nerve-wracking it was to bring our baby home the day we left the hospital. I’ve also learned that babies don’t really need all that much the first few weeks.
• Car seat. This is a must, because the hospital won’t let you take a baby home without one! Install it in the weeks before your due date so it’s ready to go. Practice removing it from the base and attaching it; some can be tricky.
● Diapers and wipes. You go through them so quickly so you can never have enough! I’d buy both in bulk so I’d never run out. Once baby grows out of a size, you can always donate the leftover diapers to a family in need.
● Clothes. A few onesies, at least 3 footed PJs, socks, a hat or two, and a cute outfit to come home in is all you need at first. Don’t forget to have a selection of comfy clothes for yourself as well. You won’t fit back into your skinny jeans immediately!
● Bassinet or co-sleeper. Ours was [Read more…]