New baby basics
_____Crib. Well-known, drop on one side, knee released siderail, smooth finish, metal supports, 2 heights
_____Crib mattress, firm, no fingers, match to crib, nonporous non padded, high density good quality foam (Colgate) or serta/sealy/simmons spring
_____Three fitted crib sheets.
_____Four or more waffle-weave cotton receiving blankets.
_____Two Contoured Changing pads (Rumble Tuff) Non-skid bottom, strap, check size
_____Diaper pail (Diaper Champ)
_____Large Diaper bag, backpack style, waterproof lining
_____Six sleeping onesies preferably w/feet. 2 in 3 mo size
_____Six side-snap T-shirts 2 in 3 mo size.
_____Eight one-piece undershirts that snap around the crotch (3 in 3 mo size.)
_____Two lightweight cloth caps.
_____Four pairs socks/booties.
_____Two to three soft, comfortable daytime outfits.
_____Two Brimmed hat.
_____Four 4-ounce baby bottles
_____Three packs of cloth diapers or burp cloths.
_____Three soft towels.
_____Two packs of baby washcloths.
_____ Baby body wash that doubles as shampoo.
_____Pair of blunt-tip scissors or baby-sized nail clippers.
_____Soft brush and comb.
Medicine chest essentials
_____Front carrier: Baby Bjorn
_____Changing table, raised edges.