Registry Suggestions

Breastfeeding

My Brest Friend – won’t slip away from you, has back support, and is especially great for c-section moms *

Haakaa - great for passive collection and encouraging supply

Receiving Blankets – sturdy flannel construction perfect to help with positioning & great for spit up *

Nipple Cream – a must have to prevent and treat sore nipples *

Kiinde System – for moms who plan to pump regularly, being able to pump and feed from the same container reduces milk loss and the chance of contamination

 

Babywearing

LÍLLÉbaby Ring Sling – this carrier is the ideal for babywearing newborns  (LÍLLÉbaby website for more colors) *

LÍLLÉbaby Structured Carrier – this mesh carrier is perfect for Charleston weather year round *

 

Sleep & Play

Co-Sleeper  – allows baby to be very near but still on their own sleep surface

Rocker / Bouncer – perfect for supervised naps, especially for babies with reflux *

Swing – babies love to take supervised naps in these and they can give parents’ arms a break. Multi-directional and speed are both important because some babies have a definite preference! *

Play Mat – a perfect location for face-to-face tummy time (babies love the floor mirror on this one) *

Sleep Sack Swaddle– these are a great choice if you plan to swaddle. Make sure you get the right size(s)

Sleep Sack – this style can be worn from birth through toddlerhood and putting it on is a great way to indicate to your baby that it’s bedtime *

White Noise Machine – this model is fan-based and has an adjustable tone to allow for deeper sounds more soothing for baby’s ears than a digital version

 

Personal & Medical Care

Baby Bathtub – a baby bath, with built-in thermometer, that allows for clean water to circulate keeping baby warm (and reducing diaper rash from soap) *

Baby Bath Seat – for babies who can sit up independently, this keep bath time fun and safe *

Baby Wash Cloths – these are great for placing over baby to keep them warm in the bath *

Fragrance-Free Massage Lotion – baby massage can improve their sleep & growth *

Thermometer – a reliable thermometer is a necessity *

Nail Clippers – babies often need their nails clipped every few days *

Nasal Spray – this is very helpful for baby’s first cold *

Nasal Aspirator – this can help dislodge stubborn mucus *

 

This list is not comprehensive and does not make or indicate any guarantees about the quality or functionality of these items. Please read and follow all manufacturers’ instructions.

 

*indicates items personally used and preferred by Aemelia