Whether you live in a bustling city or travel a lot, we've got all the baby items you need to make sure that getting around with all your gear isn't a huge pain.
We're huge fans of diaper bags that don't look like diaper bags and this one fits the bill. Not only is it super cute, it has eight pockets, two insulated side bottle pockets and a zippered flap, making it extra functional and definitely roomy enough to fit any baby essentials you may need while out and about. Stroller straps and a changing pad are included.
To buy: Skip Hop Grand Central Diaper Backpack, $72
While many bouncers are on the clunkier side and hard to move around, this sleek and modern bouncer, which weighs less than 5 pounds, quickly folds flat for storage or for on-the-go. So, whether you need to take it to someone else's house, a hotel or another room in your home, it really couldn't be easier.
To buy: BabyBjorn Balance Soft Bouncer, $187
Baby carriers are essential for travel—or when you just don't feel like lugging the stroller around. The award-winning Ergo 360 allows you to safely and comfortably wear Baby in four different positions: facing you, facing out, on your back or on your hip. Plus, with the Infant Insert, you can even use it starting from birth!
To buy: Ergobaby 360, $160
This workhorse of a baby product is a sleeper, changing table and playard all in one super light package. It weighs only 15 pounds (half the weight of similar products) and comes with a carrying handle for super easy portability.
To buy: Fisher-Price Ultralite Playard, $130
Wherever you go, there is one thing you're guaranteed to need: diapers—and lots of them. Pampers Swaddlers are so soft and absorbent, they're guaranteed to keep your baby comfortable. And our personal favorite part? The color-changing wetness indicator that let's you know when it's time for a change with just a quick glance.
To buy: Pampers Swaddlers, $45/box
Whether you need a high chair for traveling or to take to someone else's house (because eating with a baby on your lap is no fun), this portable chair is the answer to your problems. It securely latches on to most standard tables with a few simply twists and folds flat enough so it will fit into a backpack, the stroller basket or your luggage. It even has a handy rear pocket for your to stow any feeding essentials, like bibs and spoons.
To buy: Inglesina Fast Table Chair, $70
Changing your baby can be one of the most loving moments of the day. With Pampers Sensitive wipes' unique Softgrip Texture, your baby will enjoy less wiping for more gentle cleaning, which is a win-win for both Mom and Baby.
Plus Pampers Sensitive wipes are 20 percent thicker than Pampers regular wipes, which makes changing time easier for Mom and happier for Baby's skin. So, play that extra game of peekaboo on the changing table or blow a few more raspberries on their tummy. Baby won't mind!
To buy: Pampers Sensitive Wipes, $15/box
This popular lightweight stroller has one of the largest baskets we've ever seen on an umbrella stroller and only weighs 18 pounds, making it an ideal travel or grocery-run stroller.
To buy: Summer Infant 3Dtote Convenience Stroller, $120
There's a reason everyone and their mom friend has this pump. It's compact, efficient and a must-have for working and exclusively pumping moms. The Freestyle even lets you clip on the pump motor so you can walk around and multitask while pumping!
To buy: Medela Freestyle Double-Electric Breast Pump, $325
This small but endlessly useful hook can be easily attached to any stroller handlebar and can carry anything from diaper bags, shopping bags, lunchboxes and more. These are especially essential if you live in a city where you're going to be doing a lot of strolling around town.
To buy: The Mommy Hook, $8
This is the baby monitor all anxious new parents have been dreaming of. You simply slip the soft little sock on Baby's foot and it silently tracks their heart rate and oxygen levels for you. If anything seems amiss, the included base station changes from a soft green light to red and makes noises. It can also send notifications straight to your smartphone.
To buy: Owlet Smart Sock 2 Monitor, $300
Aug 07, 2018