A lot of excitement surrounds the arrival of a newborn infant. From the beginning of pregnancy itself, mothers, grandmothers and mom-friends will give you advice about what is best for the baby and what care to provide once he or she is born. The surplus of information can become slightly overwhelming.
In a baby shower, you usually receive many baby gifts but these generally tend to be of the cute kind. You need to ensure that you have the essential supplies for the welfare of your baby.
Need it be said that diapers are the first important item on your list. As new parents, you may feel that your child takes in less and gives out more. But this is the situation with all babies, so keep a good supply of diapers in the house.
The type of diaper is your personal choice—would you rather spend time washing non-disposable diapers or spend a good sum of money on disposable ones?
Babies get cranky at all times of the day for varied reasons. A small cradle will come in handy to rock the baby gently to sleep if feeding or changing does not stop the screaming.
Babies are prone to rashes from diapers or other kinds of infection. Consult with the doctor about an ointment that would be best to treat such irritat