The first few months of a baby’s life can be overwhelming. You need to make sure that baby is sleeping safely, ensure she’s eating enough and growing properly, learn how to swaddle and burp her safely and, of course, keep track of all of the items that keep her happy.
It’s a lot, but lucky for new parents, there are plenty of baby gear that can help. Here’s a list of our five faves.
Owlet Sock + Cam
Your baby’s safety is always top of mind, and that’s where this new baby monitor dual system comes in.
The Smart Sock monitors your infant’s heart rate and oxygen level, while the camera allows you to stream video and audio right from your phone using the New Owlet app.
Get yours for $399 at owletcare.com.
Arabella Baby Diaper Caddy Organizer
Designed to fit diapers, wipes and a few other infant essentials, this felt organizer features removable dividers that make it easy customize the space.
Foldable handles make it easy to store, and it’s sturdy – holding up to 20 pounds. It’s available in teal, gray, pink and blue for $24.95 at arabellababy.com.
Snuggly Sloth Baby Gift Box
Who doesn’t love sloths? These forever sleepy-looking creatures make the most adorable pattern for this Instagram-worthy gift set, which includes a muslin swaddle blanket, bodysuit and silicone teether for $65. Comes in sizes 0-3, 3-6, 3-9 and 9-12 months. Get yours at babyboxy.com.
Little Bae Retractaclip 2.0 Pacifier Clip
Ditch your pacifier clip for this retractable option that prevents your baby’s pacifier from dragging on the floor. It retracts as soon as your child spits it out.
It’s recent redesign is nontoxic plastic and features a genuine leather cord. Get it in one of six new styles for $15.98 at littlebaebae.com.
Rookie Humans Crib Sheets
Move over, basic crib sheet. These beautifully designed fitted crib sheets takes baby bedding to another level.
Made from 100-percent cotton sateen, this 230-thread count crib sheet is soft and durable – plus the lovely design adds something special to any nursery.
Get a set for $34.99 from rookiehumans.com.