Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Newborn Baby Favorites

 

Baby

Mommy

  • Blue Canoe Organic sleep/nursing bra, started using it while pregnant
  • washable nursing pads
  • Mustela pump
  • Leachco Back 'N Belly - Contoured Body Pillow, Ivory
  • Itzbeen timer for naps and nursing
  • Boppy pillow (plus an additional regular pillow for proper height)
  • neck pillow

Cloth Diapering

Other Tips

  • pets groomed/nails
  • baby courses (we did Infant CPR, Birthing, and Breastfeeding)
  • On Becoming Baby Wise by Gary Ezzo M.A. and Robert Bucknam M.D. - read during 3rd trimester and highlght/flag pages
  • The Happiest Baby on the Block by Harvey Karp M.D.
  • 25 Things Every Nursing Mother Needs to Know by Kathleen Huggins, RN, MS and Jan Ellen Brown
  • Dunstan Baby Language dvd
  • Amazon Mom
  • maternity and newborn photo shoot
  • stocked freezer with easy meals
  • close friends or church group - meals with leftovers 3-5 nights a week for first 2-3 weeks