Start simple with our list of everything you'll need to bring your baby home from the hospital—sort of a Newborn "Top 10" List.
In fact, infant car seats are one of the few categories experts unanimously recommend against hand-me-downs.
Newborns sleep up to 18 hours a day. So, focus your choices on genuine comfort and practicality, and look for a chemical-free finish.
Swaddle blankets are the utility infielder of a nursery. Use them for swaddling, holding, warming, sleeping, changing, and playing.
Make sure you have plenty. Perfect for unexpected eruptions, they also protect your baby from chemicals found in our adult clothes.
A co-sleeper, cradle, bassinet or crib? Whichever you choose, you only need one by the time your baby first arrives.
Daily use of a non-toxic barrier cream along with everyday wipes for sensitive skin are the key essentials.
When a little warm water and a washcloth aren't enough, use mild, hypo-allergenic, anti-allergen, natural, or organic products.
Short of standing in your baby's nursery all day long, nothing will bring you more peace of mind during naptime than a good baby monitor.
Keep your newborn's essentials like new with safe, non-toxic, and biodegradable laundry essentials. These plant-based cleaning products are great for the whole family.