Just Give Me a List
Here, in no particular order, is a list of essential baby products for those who believe less is more.
Baby Bed, Co-Sleeping Bassinet, or Crib
Baby washcloths (4-6)
Caps (1 or 2)
Gowns/sleep sacks (3-5)
Hooded towel (1 or 2)
Long pants (4-5 pairs)
Socks or booties (4-6 pairs)
Sweater (at least 1)
T-shirts (4-6, short- and long-sleeve)
The items on this list aren't absolute necessities, but if you've just got to have all the trimmings, go for these additional items:
Glider or Rocker
Although not absolute must-haves, these five things will make your life easier, and perhaps even grant you some peace of mind.
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