Oct 23, 2014

Oct 23, 2014

0 to 3 month essentials

My little munchkin man is going to be 12 weeks old this coming Saturday. Can you believe it?! Where did the time go? These past few months have been quite the incredible journey. There is honestly nothing in the world like being a mom. From the first time you hold your baby in your arms to their first smile, every little milestone is amazing. I can honestly say that I have never felt a love like this before, nor did I realize it existed. But with that being said,  being a new mom certainly has not been a walk in the park. The first three months with a newborn are utterly exhausting, emotionally and physically. In hopes of making those first few months a little bit easier, I've compiled a list of my personal newborn essentials for months 0 to 3. Enjoy!


one / The Orbit Baby G3 Stroller is perfect for city living. The car seats, bassinet and stroller seat all fit on the stroller base without the use of an adapter. A couple of my favorite features are the paparazzi shield and its 360 degree rotation. The paparazzi shield offers protection from UV rays and inquisitive eyes. You would typically think bringing a stroller into a restaurant would be a pain in the ass, but thanks to this stroller's 360 degree rotation I am able to rotate the seat, so that he is actually sitting at the table with us. It's amazing how many looks I get when out for meals. This stroller is also able to expand with your family transforming from a single stroller to a double.  

two / I much prefer the structure of the Baby Bjorn Miracle Carrier over the softness of a wrap carrier. I like knowing my little guy is secure and comfortable, while my back is completely supported. This carrier is a must when living in the city. 

three / I am a huge fan of the Dr. Brown's Natural Flow Bottles. Dr. Brown's has the reputation of being the bottle on the market for relieving colic. The glass and BPA-free bottles have a venting system that keeps air out of the milk. This Dr. Brown's Newborn BPA-Free Feeding Gift Set, in particular, is a great starter kit for the beginning months. This set includes: 2 Storage/Travel Caps, Three 8-oz. Bottles, 3 8-oz. Bottles, 3 Steel Cleaning Brushes, 5 Level 1 Silicone Nipples, 2 Level 2 Silicone Nipples, 2 4-oz. Bottles.

four / We love our Summer Infant 3.5" Baby Touch Boost Digital Color Video Monitor. It's extremely easy to set up and use. I love that we are able to control the camera's rotation & zoom straight from the monitor. Another plus, it has a built in thermostat and shows you the baby's room temperature right on the monitor.  

five / My little guy loves his hands. He loves his hands so much that he can't bare to be without them even when he sleeps. I've tried almost every swaddle on the market, including the Summer Infant Swaddleme and Halo Sleep Sack, and some how my little Houdini would break free with ease. Enter the Miracle Blanket Swaddler! I swear by this product. He's been sleeping through the night since we got it. His arms are strapped down using his own body weight. I know it sounds cruel, but he absolutely loves it. Here is a video showing how it works. 

six / My friend Sarah, owner of Social Dress Shop, bought my little guy a Sleep Sheep when he was born. Little did I know this Sleep Sheep would be my saving grace when putting him to bed. Not only is it cute and cuddly, but it has a sound box that plays soothing sounds and lullabies. I honestly don't know what I would do without it.

seven / This book is my bible! I started reading Twelve Hours' Sleep by Twelve Weeks Old towards the end of my pregnancy and then again after my baby was born. It's extremely insightful and very easy to follow. Thanks to this book I had him sleeping from 11pm - 7:30am by 6 weeks old. He is now just shy of 12 weeks and we are well on our way to 12 hours. I highly recommend this book to any new mom. 

eight / We were given this Soothie Pacifier in the hospital and Robert has been sucking on it ever since. It's the perfect introductory pacifier. This pacifier is BPA free and has a safe, one-piece design that adheres to the American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines for newborns.

nine / I love Burt's Bees Baby Bee products. This Burt’s Bees Baby Bee Fragrance Free Shampoo and Wash, in particular, is my favorite! It's 99.9% natural and tear-free. It has a blend of aloe, oat flour and soy protein to keep your baby clean and smooth from head to tiny toe. It's pediatrician-tested and hypoallergenic with no sulfates, phthalates, parabens or other synthetic ingredients you don’t want on your baby. 

ten / The Brica ComforTemp Infant Bather is perfect for apartment living. It fits perfectly on our kitchen counter, positioned at the edge of the sink. It keeps our little guy nice and warm with direct water contact from its warm water reservoir. It's non-slip and very easy to clean.  

eleven / Who doesn't love a rubber ducky in their bath? Not only is this Munchkin Safety Bath Ducky cute, but it makes sure your bathwater is at the perfect temperature! It has White Hot® technology that tells you when the water is too hot. Genius! 

twelve / These Burt's Bees Baby Bee Face & Hand Wipes are another one of my favorite Burt's Bees Baby Bee products. These 99.1% natural cloth wipes are fragrance free and hypoallergenic. I take them with me everywhere. 

thirteen / If I had to pick one favorite newborn essential it would be the 'NoseFrida®' Nasal Aspirator, hands down! I am addicted. I never thought sucking boogers out of my kid's nose could be so much fun. The funny thing is, he loves it too! While it may not be for everyone, it sure works better than the traditional blue bulb aspirators. My husband thinks I should do an entire post dedicated to this one product alone, that's how much I love it. Have you tried it?

fourteen / I don't think there is one kid that does not own Sophie the Giraffe! She's quite cute and a perfect first toy for your little one. It's the only 100% natural rubber teething toy in the world. It helps stimulate your baby's senses through hearing, touch, smell and taste. I heart her!

fifteen / My little guy loves his Fisher Price Rainforest Gym. He can lay in there for up to an hour at a time staring at the lights and listening to the music with his animal friends. It is so fun to see him engage with all of the hanging toys. This is a great tool for tummy time, as well. When I need to get things done, I typically stick him in here. It's a godsend. 

sixteen / After trying the mamarRoo, with little success, we bought this Taggies Soft 'n Snug Bouncer. He loves how soft and cozy it is. I will usually put him in here when I have things to do around the apartment.  It's very lightweight, so I am able to move it from room to room with ease. It plays music, as well as vibrates. 

seventeen / Every new mom needs a chic diaper bag when strolling their little munchkin around the city. If you are anything like me and dislike the look of a traditional diaper bag, then this super chic Henri Bendel West 57th Baby Bag is for you! At first glance, you would never know this was a diaper bag. It's made with pure Saffiano leather and loaded with tons of specialized pockets and compartments (front zipper pocket, two bottle compartment, two open pockets, four additional inner pockets) and of course, a changing pad. It also comes equipped with a removable and adjustable crossbody strap. It's a fantastic bag! I have it in black. 

Shop the post:

Shop more of my newborn essentials:


  1. ::adds every item to registry:: Thanks! :)

    1. Useful information. Lucky me I discovered your website accidentally, and I am stunned why this twist of fate did not happened in advance!
      Call Girls Service Vasant Kunj

  2. Replies
    1. This one is really such a amazing post and i am so delighted to be here and to read this perfect post.
      Delhi Escorts

  3. Coach Outlet http://www.coachoutletfactory-stores.us.com

    North Face Outlet http://www.northface-outlets.com.co

    Kate Spade Outlet http://www.katespadefactoryoutlet.in.net

    ED Hardy Outlet http://www.edhardypopsale.com

    Coach Outlet Store Online http://www.coachstoreonline.in.net

    Kate Spade Outlet http://www.katespadeoutletstore.in.net

    Cheap Jordans http://www.cheapjordansretro.us.com

    Michael Kors Outlet Store http://www.michaelkorsoutletsstores.us.com

    Coach Purses http://www.coachpurses.eu.com

    Coach Outlet http://www.coachoutlet2016.us.com

    Tory Burch Shoes http://www.toryburch-outlet.us.org

    Longchamp Outlet http://www.longchampoutlet.in.net

    Michael Kors Handbags http://www.innnov8.com

    Coach Outlet http://www.innnovate.com

    Red Bottom Shoes http://www.redbottomshoes.us.org

    Moncler Jackets http://www.monclerdownjackets.us.com

    North Face Outlet http://www.northfacestoreoutlet.in.net

    Kate Spade Outlet http://www.katespadeoutletstore.us.com

    Moncler Outlet http://www.moncleroutletonline.in.net

    Coach Factory http://www.maganates.com

    Coach Factory Outlet http://www.coachfactorysoutlet.in.net

    Kate Spade Outlet http://www.katesapdeoutlet.us.org

    Ray Ban Outlet http://www.raybanoutletstore.in.net

    Christian Louboutin Shoes http://www.christianlouboutinshoes2016.in.net

    North Face Outlet http://www.northfaceoutlets.us.org

    Coach Factory Outlet http://www.coachoutletstore.name

    Kate Spade Outlet http://www.katespadeoutletonline.name

    Coach Outlet http://www.coach-outlets.us.org

    Nike Roshe Run http://www.tanie-nikerosherun.pl

    Buty Nike Air Max http://www.airmaxsprzedazdla.pl

    Nike Air Max http://www.nikeairmax.us.org

    Red Bottom Shoes http://www.redbottomshoe.in.net

    Christian Louboutin Outlet http://www.christianlouboutinoutlet.us.org

    Balenciaga Handbags http://www.balenciagaoutlets.us.com

    Balenciaga Handbags http://www.balenciaga-handbags.us.com

    Kate Spade Outlet http://www.katespadefactoryoutlet.in.net

    Toms Shoes http://www.tomshoesoutlet.us.com

    Hermes Belt http://www.hermes-belts.us.com

    Prada Outlet http://www.pradafactoryoutlet.com

    Louis Vuitton Outlet http://www.louisvuittonsoutlet.us.com

    North Face Outlet Store http://www.northfaceoutletstore.in.net

    North Face Jackets http://www.north-face.in.net

    North Face http://www.north-faceoutlets.us.com

    Louis Vuitton Outlet http://www.louisvuitton-outlets.us.org

    Timberland Boots http://www.timberland-outlets.us.com

    Cheap Timberland Boots http://www.timberlandoutlet.us.com

    Tory Burch Outlet http://www.outlettoryburch.us.com

    Michael Kors Outlet http://www.michaelkorsoutletusa.us.com

    Ralph Lauren Outlet http://www.ralphlaurenstoreoutlet.us.com

    Gucci Shoes http://www.guccifactoryoutlet.name

    Gucci Outlet http://www.guccioutletco.us.com

    North Face Jackets http://www.northfacefactoryoutlet.us.com

    Prada Outlet http://www.pradaoutlets.in.net

    Hollister Clothing http://www.hollister-clothing.us.com

    Ferragamo Shoes http://www.ferragamoshoes.us.org

    Tiffany Outlet http://www.tiffany-outlets.us.com

    Tiffany Outlet http://www.tiffanyco-outlet.us.com

    NFL Jerseys http://www.nfljerseys.name

    Toms Outlet http://www.outlettoms.us.com

    Cheap Jordans http://www.cheapjordans.eu.com

    North Face Outlet http://www.thenorthfaceoutlet.us.org

    Michael Kors Outlet http://www.michael-korsoutletstores.us.com

    Prada Handbags http://www.pradaoutlet.us.org

    Chan Luu Sale http://www.chanluu.us.com

    Toms Outlet http://www.tomsoutletstores.us.com

    Kate Spade Outlet http://www.katespadeoutletonline.us.org

    Beats By Dr Dre http://www.beatsbydrdre.us.org

    Coach Outlet http://www.coachstoreoutlet.us.org

    Christian Louboutin Shoes http://www.christianlouboutinshoe.eu.com

    Valentino Shoes http://www.valentinoshoes.eu.com

    Michael Kors Outlet http://www.michaelkorsoutlet.us.org

    Coach Factory Outlet http://www.coachfactoryoutlet.us.org

    Coach Outlet Online http://www.coachoutletonlinestore.us.org

    Coach Purses http://www.coachpurse.us.com

  4. I'm happy to find so many useful info here in the post.I really like it when people get together and share ideas. Great blog, keep it up!
    Female Escorts Services in Gurgaon

  5. I would like to say thank you for the amazing details and concepts you are sharing in this.
    Indian Escorts Services in Gurgaon

  6. very good post which I really enjoy reading. It is not every day that I have the possibility to see something like this.
    Russian Escorts in Dwarka

  7. Well composed articles like yours renews my faith in today’s writers. You’ve written information I can ultimately agree with as well as make use of.

    Gurgaon Call Girls

  8. Our classic selection of Indian models attracts everyone's attention and the interesting part of our services is that an appointment can be fixed at cheapest price range.
    Indian Escorts in Dubai

  9. If you like Indian beauty than you can think about of their culture, respect to man and the intimacy they have.
    Independent Escorts in Dubai

  10. Nice post! This is a very nice blog that I will definitively come back to more times this year! Thanks for informative post.
    Bloggrs | Time to Blog | Post Escort Post | My Escort Blog | Add me Blog

  11. Welcome, Very wonderful your blog zone. I am especially eager and awesome this. When I read this blog segment. So I like it. Thankful to you for giving this post to us.
    Gurgaon Delhi Blogspot 1,
    Gurgaon Delhi Blogspot 2,
    Gurgaon Delhi Blogspot 3,
    Gurgaon Delhi Blogspot 4,
    Gurgaon Delhi Blogspot 5

  12. "Welcome to the web experts treatment of various types of diseases, do not forget to get the best health solutions here"
    Obat Liver paling Ampuh

  13. Very good article post.Really thank you! Much obliged.

    Escort Agency in Ahmedabad

  14. You’ve written nice post, I am gonna bookmark this page, thanks for info. I actually appreciate your own position and I will be sure to come back here.
    Independent Escorts Services in Gurgaon

  15. This Blog gives light in which we can find the reality. This is very pleasant one and gives details. A bad financial obligations of appreciation is for developing sure this pleasant material Gurgaon Escort

  16. Hi, Very nice, I am to a remarkable stage considering the revealed places of you it is especially cause and I sit necessary for the working with recognizes how to help the key fixations toward the day's end. thank you so much.
    Female Escorts in Gurgaon |
    Escorts in Delhi |
    Escorts in Delhi |
    http://www.gurugramnightangel.com/ |
    Escorts in Aerocity |
    Escorts in Gurgaon |
    Female Escorts in Dwarka

  17. This post is likely where I got the most valuable data for my exploration.
    best urologist in CV raman nagar

  18. I like how you think and the way you speak to your perspectives in this article.
    latest south Indian news


  19. Gurgaon Escorts
    Escorts in Gurgaonis one of the most colorful and cultural city of Call Girl in Gurgaon and since it is the capital city, providing ample opportunities Gurgaon Escort Service for various sectors including jobs, is a must here. Female Escorts in Gurgaon There are numerous good universities here which attracts students from all over the world and apart from that it is also emerging as one of the peaceful and safest city to work in. Independent Escorts in GurgaonLooking at all these parameters, many people come to this city with a dream and most of them are able to achieve them with some efforts.
    Escorts in Gurgaon Service

  20. thank you very useful information admin, and pardon me permission to share articles here may help :

    Cara menyembuhkan ginjal mengecil
    Cara menyembuhkan infeksi usus
    Cara menyembuhkan vaginitis

  21. Thanks for sharing so significative article with us. I agree with your idea completely.I am looking forward to another great article from you.
    Escorts Services in Gurgaon
    Escorts in MG Road Gurgaon
    Independent Russian Escorts in Gurgaon

  22. This blog is so nice to me. I will continue to come here again and again. Visit my link as well. Good luck
    cara menggugurkan kandungan

  23. I trust it's a great job the board is doing and it must be cheered. Each course taken for more prominence's benefit of individuals is a decent one.
    Escorts Services in Delhi
    Vasant Kunj Escorts
    CP Escorts Services
    Mahipalpur Escorts
    Escorts in Saket

  24. This post is likely where I got the most valuable data for my exploration.
    Manhattan Fish Market Doha

  25. Delhi escorts girls available now at Delhi agencies 24/7, meet top class independent models female Delhi escort now by calling us.
    Delhi Escorts Service


  26. At Delhi escort services you always find legal format that keeps you secure and safe. In escort sector some of people like married woman to complete sexual need and to convert into positive way Delhi escort offer your desired escort that give you special experience as like heaven.

  27. Punya jasa pembuatan gerobak kayu bandung memang banyak manfaatnya. Jika kamu salah satu yang punya rumah strategis, manfaatkan saja untuk bikin gerobak bandung, gunakan saja pembuat gerobak bandung. Pikirkan juga jasa gerobak bandung (meja & kursi) untuk lemari custom bandung nanti, ya.

    Nggak melulu harus buat kitchen set murah bagus banget, berjualan harga jasa pembuatan kitchen set juga bisa berhenti di suatu tempat, lho. Usahakan furniture minimalis murah online seperti tempat-tempat wisata atau depan mall, ya. Jika kamu tahu cara jitu cepat hamil, tak lengkap rasanya jika kamu tak mampir ke jual gendongan bayi hanaroo di malang. Apalagi jika kamu lemari pakaian custom bandung sejati, yuk agendakan jadwal liburanmu ke sini!

  28. I Like your idea and opinion which you are discussion in this post, This is your one of the best post among all your post, I am very happy to read your this post.
    promo Code

  29. Given article is very helpful and very useful to share articles here hopefully helped. Female Escorts in Udaipur Independent Escorts in Udaipur

  30. Welcome to elite Mumbai escort support! Mumbai is a best models high Profile models available, and it delivers all kinds of luxury delights and leisure activities one can ever imagine.
    Are you looking high profile model:-
    Lucknow Escorts
    Agra Escorts
    Delhi Escorts
    Goa Escorts
    Dehradun Escorts
    Mumbai Escorts
    Jaipur Escorts

  31. If you are all ready for the same sorts of Goa escorts service then you have to ensure that you can take up the enjoyable Goa escorts service provides according to the requirement and demands as well.
    Looking high profile Model:-
    Gurgaon Escorts
    Nainital Escorts
    Jaipur Escorts
    Mumbai Escorts
    Goa Escorts
    Haldwani Escorts

  32. Mumbai Escorts Girls and Her Hot Escorts Services
    Welcome to my Goa escorts agency of India and the agency offer so exciting female escorts services in Mumbai Mumbai escort girls, Escorts in Mumbai, Independent Escorts Mumbai, Mumbai Escorts Services, Female escorts in Mumbai, Verified Mumbai Escorts and more escorts services to adult guys.

  33. Delhi Escorts Celebrity and Her Sexy Escorts Services
    Welcome to Delhi Escorts Celebrity agency of India and the agency offer so exciting female escorts services in Delhi Top Selection Delhi escorts, Independent escort Delhi, Call Girls in Delhi, Escorts in Delhi NCR, Escorts Near Connaught Place Delhi, Call Girls in South Ex and more escorts services to adult guys.

  34. Bangalore Escorts Models and Bangalore Call Girls
    Welcome to Bangalore Escorts Models agency of India and the agency offer so exciting female escorts services in Bangalore Bangalore Escort Models, Escort Service Bangalore, Escorts in Bangalore, Bangalore Escort Service, Bangalore Call Girls, Sexy Escorts Bangalore and more escorts services to adult guys.

  35. South Indian Escorts in Dubai and Dubai Indian Escorts
    Welcome to south Indian Escorts agency in Dubai of India and the agency offer so exciting female escorts services in Dubai Indian Escorts in Dubai, Dubai Indian Escorts, South Indian Escorts in Dubai, Indian Celebrity escorts in Dubai, Mallu Escorts in Dubai, Indian Model Escorts in Dubai and more escorts services to adult guys.

  36. Bollywood escorts in Doha and Her Escorts Services
    Welcome to Bollywood escorts in Doha agency of India and the agency offer so exciting female escorts services in Doha Doha High Class Escorts, Indian Escorts in Doha, Indian Celebrity Escorts in Doha, Doha Independent Escorts Models, Bollywood Escorts in Doha, Touring Escorts in Doha and more escorts services to adult guys.

  37. London Escorts Girls and Her Hot Escorts Services
    Welcome to Indian Celebrity Escorts in London and we are offering so variety escorts in London Pure Indian Escorts in London, Elite Escorts in London, Indian Celebrity Escorts in London, London High Class escorts, Verified Indian Escorts in London, Celebrity Escorts in London and more escorts services to adult guys.

  38. Delhi is one of the most happening place in India for fun, joy and services, services like which gives you pleasure a lot of pleasure, we provide pleasure through Delhi escort services with a touch of professionalism and most importantly with client satisfaction.
    Escort services in Delhi