To move ...

We forget too often, but self nacelle (Group 0: from birth to 10 kg) or a car seat group 0+ (from birth to 13 kg), or 0 + / 1 (scalable headquarters birth to 18 kg) are nevertheless indispensable if you want to go to the maternity car. A stroller or baby carrier can also be very helpful ... Finally, also planning a diaper bag in order to carry anywhere all your exchange equipment.

To dress baby ...

In addition to clothing to fit in your maternity suitcase for the baby room, you will also need bodies, small socks and other clothes in sizes: baby grows very quickly, so plan at least in size clothes birth, 1 month and 3 months! For the night, also buy a minimum of two sleeping bags and sleeping bags for the first days.

To feed baby ...

Here, it depends on your choice: breastfeeding or bottle ? For breastfeeding, especially planning of nursing bras and breast shells. Otherwise, allow at least 3 bottles for your return from maternity and two bottle brushes: one will be used to cleanse the body of the bottle, the other nipple. You will then also need a bottle warmer, infant formula (normally your motherhood can you recommend one) and a good amount of mineral water for making baby formula: choose water with low salt content. also remains the question of sterilization equipment ... Technically, sterilizing bottles is not a requirement for a healthy baby, but if you prefer to do anyway as a precaution, you can optionally provide a sterilizer. But you can also just use a pot of boiling water ...

Finally, what is the type of nursing chosen few bibs will be very useful in case of milk regurgitation.

In exchange ...

A changing table and a provision of layers will be very useful when you leave the maternity! Also plan, in case, a special little baby protective cream: you can apply if its buttocks were angry due to moisture and / or friction of the layers.

For bath time ...

One thing to be absolutely at home on your return: a baby bath. There are many models on the market: choose according to the site you have and most importantly, check the age range on the package to make sure it is suitable for a newborn. There are also evolutionary models, handy when baby has grown up a bit ... In addition to the bath, you will also need a bath thermometer to be sure the water is 37 ° C before dipping it baby . Add to this a great all soft towel and a special baby soap making as shampoo: neutral pH and no detergent, it will take good care of her delicate skin and hair ... And, incidentally, you can also provide toys bath, okay, this is far from being indispensable in the immediate future, but baby will be glad to find them growing up.

For his toilet bag ...

For'baby hygiene you will also need to saline (cleaning of the nose and ears), sterile compresses, a good moisturizer suitable for babies to protect her skin, a pair of round-tipped scissors and curved to maintain her nails and a soft hairbrush.

To sleep ...

For baby to sweet dreams, plan a nice crib or cot, as you team a firm mattress covered by a fitted sheet. Warning: do not put pillow, quilt or other soft objects in the bed of your baby. Everything is soft landfill poses a risk, which can lead to suffocation ... Fear not: his little sleeping bag or surpyjama normally be more than enough to keep warm, knowing that the temperature of the room is, ideally range between 18 ° C and 20 ° C. Finally, you can also provide a small mobile music to stimulate his senses. 

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