Baby list for first time moms

A Listmania! list by Stephanie (Scottsdale, AZ United States)
The list author says: "I made this list for first time moms. I had no clue what I needed when I was expecting but now that my little one is 6 weeks old, I have a better feel for what items I love.

UPDATE: My son is now 8 months old and I have been adding new items that work well for this age."
Leachco Safer Bather Infant Bath Pad, Blue Fish
1.  Leachco Safer Bather Infant Bath Pad, Blue Fish by Leachco
The list author says:
  "This is a must have from the start.  My son was a preemie and he fit perfectly in it.  It craddeld him and helped him with head support.  It also keeps his head above the water.  Love this item!"
$19.99   Used & New from: $15.62
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (896 customer reviews)

Summer Infant Snuzzler Infant Support for Car Seats and Strollers, Ivory
2.  Summer Infant Snuzzler Infant Support for Car Seats and Strollers, Ivory by Summer Infant
The list author says:
  "This is another item that was helpful since our son was a preemie.  It is very soft and cozy and supports his little head and body so he is not flopping around in the huge car seat."
$14.99   Used & New from: $9.30
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (840 customer reviews)

SwaddleDesigns Ultimate Receiving Blanket, Brown Mod Circles, Pastel Blue
3.  SwaddleDesigns Ultimate Receiving Blanket, Brown Mod Circles, Pastel Blue by SwaddleDesigns
The list author says:
  "I would suggest getting at least 2 or 3 of these.  Swaddling is a great way to help keep your infant calm and a must for sleeping.  This blanket is large enough that it will grow with your little one.  Invaluable item!"
$22.96   Used & New from: $16.65
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (63 customer reviews)

Boppy Bare Naked Pillow
4.  Boppy Bare Naked Pillow by Boppy
The list author says:
  "Great for breast feeding, bottle feeding, holding infant, or helping them to sit up on their own (around 5-6 months)."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (283 customer reviews)

The First Years Newborn Pacifiers - 2 Pack
5.  The First Years Newborn Pacifiers - 2 Pack by The First Years
The list author says:
  "This is the pacifier the NICU gave my son at the hospital.  It is the only one he will take.  He only uses them in the car and at night to help him fall asleep."
$6.99
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (96 customer reviews)

Mylicon Infant Gas Relief Drops - 1 Fl Oz
6.  Mylicon Infant Gas Relief Drops - 1 Fl Oz by Mylicon
The list author says:
  "A must for helping babies burp.  You will probably stock up on this.  My suggestion, get it from target...it is under $4 there for same amount."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

Chinese Prefold Diaper: White, Small (up to 15 lbs)
7.  Chinese Prefold Diaper: White, Small (up to 15 lbs) by Green Earth
The list author says:
  "I use chinesse prefold diapers for burp rags.  I love how thick and duarable they are.  I have 12 that I use all the time."
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4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

Boppy Noggin Next Head Support, Denim
8.  Boppy Noggin Next Head Support, Denim by Boppy
The list author says:
  "Great for the swing or bouncer seat for helping with head support."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (65 customer reviews)

Boudreaux's Butt Paste Diaper Rash Ointment Jar -- 16 oz
9.  Boudreaux's Butt Paste Diaper Rash Ointment Jar -- 16 oz by Boudreauxs
The list author says:
  "I can't say enough about butt paste.  It stays put and helps with diaper rash!"
$20.09   Used & New from: $14.75
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (41 customer reviews)

Baby Einstein: Lullaby Classics
10.  Baby Einstein: Lullaby Classics by Baby Einstein
The list author says:
  "This is a great CD to help your little ones fall asleep.  Very soothing!"
Used & New from: $0.54
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (196 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Baby Einstein: Playtime Music Box
11.  Baby Einstein: Playtime Music Box by Baby Einstein
The list author says:
  "Both my little one and I enjoy this CD.  It has great classical pieces as well and kids songs they can sing along to."
$19.93   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

Sassy Me In The Mirror
12.  Sassy Me In The Mirror by Sassy
The list author says:
  "My sons can stair at himself in the mirror for a good hour in the morning.  This time lets me get ready for the day."
Used & New from: $136.07
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (168 customer reviews)

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ERGO Baby Carrier Bundle of Joy -Black Camel with Infant Insert
13.  ERGO Baby Carrier Bundle of Joy -Black Camel with Infant Insert by ERGObaby
The list author says:
  "I originally liked the baby bjorn BUT this is far better.  The babies legs are not hanging in front of you.  Instead they sit in the carrier and their legs wrap around you.  The carrier can be used on your hip, back and front.  My son is now 5 months old and he loves it."
$129.00
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (159 customer reviews)

Medela Pump In Style Advanced Breast Pump Backpack
14.  Medela Pump In Style Advanced Breast Pump Backpack by Medela
The list author says:
  "This is a great breast pump.  Pretty compact for an electric pump and easy to take to work."
$219.99   Used & New from: $180.00
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (333 customer reviews)

Arm's Reach Co-Sleeper Original Bassinet, Natural (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
15.  Arm's Reach Co-Sleeper Original Bassinet, Natural (Discontinued by Manufacturer) by CO-sleeper Bassinet
The list author says:
  "I used this for the first 3 weeks next to my bed.  It was a huge help since I had a c-section and getting in and out of bed was not easy.  After he was 3 weeks old, we moved it into my sons room.  He still sleeps in it rather than the crib.  We plan on transitioning him into the crib by 3 months."
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3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (135 customer reviews)

GRACO 3A00GRM CONTEMPO HICHR GRAHAM
16.  GRACO 3A00GRM CONTEMPO HICHR GRAHAM by Graco
The list author says:
  "This high chair is so easy to set up (no assembly required) and it folds up really slim so it is easy to store.  The seat has 3 reclining positions which is nice for babies learning how to sit up.The tray is also dishwasher washable."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Britax Roundabout 40 Convertible Car Seat, Onyx (Prior Model)
17.  Britax Roundabout 40 Convertible Car Seat, Onyx (Prior Model) by Britax USA
The list author says:
  "I was hesitant to buy such an expensive car seat but my son was quickly out growing his infant carrier.  He is now 6 months old and this car seat is working out well.  He is much less fussy in this seat compared to his infant seat.  I am very happy with this purchase and think it is worth the cost.  I actually bought mine brand new on ebay.  With shipping I paid $180."
Out of stock
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (108 customer reviews)

The Happiest Baby on the Block
18.  The Happiest Baby on the Block by Harvey Karp
The list author says:
  "Great quick read for helping to calm your little one."
$11.78   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,658 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

The First Years American Red Cross Deluxe Healthcare Kit
19.  The First Years American Red Cross Deluxe Healthcare Kit by The First Years
The list author says:
  "The magnifying nail clippers are a must have for nervous moms."
$15.49   Used & New from: $9.29
2.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (30 customer reviews)

Baby Einstein Discover and Play Entertainer (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
20.  Baby Einstein Discover and Play Entertainer (Discontinued by Manufacturer) by Baby Einstein
The list author says:
  "This is a must for when they get around 4 months and older.  It is another tool for entertaining baby while mom cooks or cleans."
Out of stock
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (375 customer reviews)

 
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Evenflo Splash Mega Exersaucer by Evenflo

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Philips AVENT Newborn Starter Set
21.  Philips AVENT Newborn Starter Set by Philips Avent
The list author says:
  "I really like the advent bottles.  I used both breast and bottle feeding for my son from the start.  The advent nipples did not cause any nipple confusion."
$49.99
3.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (321 customer reviews)

Philips AVENT Express Microwave Sterilizer
22.  Philips AVENT Express Microwave Sterilizer by Philips Avent
The list author says:
  "A nice system for sterlizing bottles and breast pumping supplies"
$52.35   Used & New from: $43.95
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (478 customer reviews)

Sleeping Through the Night, Revised Edition: How Infants, Toddlers, and Their Parents Can Get a Good Night's Sleep
23.  Sleeping Through the Night, Revised Edition: How Infants, Toddlers, and Their Parents Can Get a Good Night's Sleep by Jodi A. Mindell
The list author says:
  "Has great advice for both baby and parents sleep."
$10.64   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (156 customer reviews)

Abc
24.  Abc by Dr. Suess
The list author says:
  "A great book you can read your infant at night."
Used & New from: $14.49

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Baby Einstein Seek & Discover Activity Gym
25.  Baby Einstein Seek & Discover Activity Gym by Baby Einstein
The list author says:
  "My son's attention is held by the musical star fish on this mat.  He is now 14 weeks and will stay on the mat for about 20 minutes at a time.  He loves to kick the low hanging toys with his feet."
Out of stock
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (373 customer reviews)

pediped Originals Collin Crib Shoe (Infant)
26.  pediped Originals Collin Crib Shoe (Infant) by pediped
The list author says:
  "I love the pediped shoes for infants.  They are so flexible and light weight that my son does not mind them being on.  They also come in adorable colors and designs."
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

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Fisher-Price Papasan Cradle Swing - Nature's Touch N1973 (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
27.  Fisher-Price Papasan Cradle Swing - Nature's Touch N1973 (Discontinued by Manufacturer) by Fisher-Price
The list author says:
  "The swaying motion helps calm a fussy baby."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (913 customer reviews)

 
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Fisher-Price Papasan Cradle Swing, Starlight by Fisher-Price

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JL Childress Standard and Dual Stroller Travel Bag, Black
28.  JL Childress Standard and Dual Stroller Travel Bag, Black by J.L. Childress
The list author says:
  "This bag works great for oversize strollers (I have a Graco Metrolight).  I use it when I fly and I simply put the stroller in it right before we get on the plane and check it at the gate.  It makes the stroller easier to carry while juggling the baby and other baggage."
$29.49   Used & New from: $23.50
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (288 customer reviews)

Fisher-Price Ocean Wonders Aquarium Bouncer
29.  Fisher-Price Ocean Wonders Aquarium Bouncer by Fisher-Price
The list author says:
  "A bouncer is another great tool to help free up moms hands and keep babies attention.  This one has bubbles and music that keep my sons interest for awhile...time continues to get longer the older he gets."
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4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (507 customer reviews)

 
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Fisher-Price Deluxe Bouncer, My Little Snugabunny by Fisher-Price

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LeapFrog Fridge Farm Magnetic Animal Set
30.  LeapFrog Fridge Farm Magnetic Animal Set by LeapFrog Enterprises
The list author says:
  "This is not a must for infants but if you want to register for toys that he can play with when he is a little older, I would recommend this.  The leapfrog magnetic animal set goes on the fridge and allows babies to match head and ends of animals.  It sings a cute song explaining if you are right or wrong.  I set my son in front of the fridge while I cook and this keeps him entertained."
Used & New from: $27.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (560 customer reviews)

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LeapFrog Learning Town Barn Buddies
31.  LeapFrog Learning Town Barn Buddies by LeapFrog Enterprises
The list author says:
  "This is not a must for infants but if you want to register for toys that he can play with when he is a little older, I would recommend this.  The leapfrog Learning town series is a great toy that your child can grow and learn with.  It plays music, teaches animals and colors and keeps my son's attention."
Used & New from: $19.95
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

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Sassy Baby's First Toys 6 Piece Gift Set
32.  Sassy Baby's First Toys 6 Piece Gift Set by Sassy
The list author says:
  "My son likes the links in this set.  There is also a baby einstein set of links he loves as well."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

 
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Baby Einstein Take Along Tunes by Baby Einstein

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LeapFrog Learn & Groove Musical Table
33.  LeapFrog Learn & Groove Musical Table by LeapFrog Enterprises
The list author says:
  "My 6 month old can stand up and play with this and he loves it.  I sit behind him in case he falls but we are really enjoying this toy currently."
$49.99   Used & New from: $39.99
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,394 customer reviews)

Look-a-Rounds
34.  Look-a-Rounds by Fisher-Price
The list author says:
  "My son loves playing with these balls.  They are the first thing he crawled after!"
$16.95
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

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Last updated: 10/26/07
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