During the past two months, I have become very good friends with certain baby products. They are highly convenient, baby-friendly, make every day tasks easier, the best in their category, or simply help save my sanity. Here's my top 10 must-haves that I would be lost without:
10. Foaming head-to-toe baby soap in a pump dispenser:
|Why? Because the pump makes it super easy to use and it washes off clean.|
|Why? Because it's always readily accessible for when she suddenly |
decides she's pissed off.
8. Grass drying pad:
|Why? One, it's way cuter than the chinsy white plastic drying |
towers. Two, it easily holds the myriad of bottle part shapes and sizes.
|Why? Because trying to put clothing on over an infant's head drives|
me over the edge, and socks don't really stay on the feet.
|Why? Because it's a pain in the ass to change a crib sheet. |
If she spits up or drools in her sleep, I only have to change this.
Plus, it's nice and soft against her pretty little face.
5. The Boppy:
|Why? Because nursing is hard enough, so a little support is nice.|
4. A portable swing:
|Why? Because I can't imagine finding the time to clean the cloth diapers.|
|Why? Because I enjoy listening to it on the monitor as much |
as she obviously enjoys having noise when falling asleep.
1. Handmade blankets for swaddling: