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Im a new mom and getting prepared for my daughter that is coming in february and im just wondering what absolute things do u need for babies besides the basics what things made life and caring for baby so much easier
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757137 tn?1347200053
Babies do not require much of anything. A place to sleep, a carriage, a blanket, gowns or all-in-ones, paper diapers, Desitin, a bottle for water, a pair of breasts. I never used baby oils or baby wipes, but washed his/her bottom under a faucet of warm water.

There is plenty of other stuff you can buy, but nothing that you really need.
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A carseat, bed or bassinet, diapers n baby bath products, sleepers,t-shirts,socks, mittens,clothes, snowsuit {february is mid winter where I live}...oh bottles, pacifiers, formula or whatever u need for nursing. Hope this helps.
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Receiving blankets or a good swaddling cloth make life a whole lot easier. They make muslin cloth swaddling wraps that stretch and are super easy to use. They sell them at buy buy baby or babies r us. Also a boppy pillow, although not necessary, can be very helpful for breastfeeding, tummy time, and just as a baby lounger. Congrats and good luck.
1927809 tn?1324702000
As my experience with my first baby the swing absolute help. bassinet is useless sorry crib is way better they can stand & practice...definitely get the saucer my baby quickly learn to jump bounce & her muscles got really strong she started walking on her 8 months..hope this helps :) .congratulations & have fun!!:)
1066426 tn?1330274149
The swing was a godsend for getting my baby to sleep.
1884497 tn?1330452659
Ya I have to agree swing help a lot my son sleept in his swing for awhile
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Pacifier... Oneseis... Diaper stacker... First aid kit... Comb n brush... Nail clipper... Nasal thing... Hand sanitizer... Bottles... Bottle warmer... Srerilizer... Pacifier holder... Bib... Humidifier... Dreft... Monitor... Breast pump...
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