With my second baby, I’ve finally found the five things that make the difference in my life . I know you can find a million “what you need for baby” posts, but I have really figured out what works for our family this time around and wanted to share. We had a few items with our older child that were fine (a certain popular white noise machine, for example) but not stellar. I was bound and determined to find better products this time. Today I’m sharing five great postpartum essentials for newborns from a mama of two boys.
Before your baby is born, you will probably want to buy several of the items on the following list—at least enough to keep you and your baby comfortable for the first few weeks without having to leave the house. Various authorities have created checklists of essentials for newborns. Some of their recommendations are below.