Baby Registry Must Haves 2020

Restless nights, swollen ankles, mood swings and bladder control… as if these weren’t enough, figuring out all the things you’ll need when a new baby arrives can be a major pain in the you-know-what!  But no need to fret – we’ve taken the liberty to check out all of the best in baby gear and accessories to make registering for your baby essentials a breeze!

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NURSERY

Nook Dream Cotton Crib Mattress – This innovative crib mattress is made from 100% upcycled cotton denim, a breathable twill weave that creates a fresh, oxygen-rich sleep environment and allows for firm structure for optimum spinal development. Featuring two-sided construction for infants and toddlers, the Mattress is durable, sustainable, and hypoallergenic, with a natural, non-toxic Freudenberg fire barrier. (Available in a variety of colors, and every Dream Cotton Crib Mattress saves approximately 36 pairs of jeans from landfill.)  Retails for $299

Baby Dream Machine, Sleep Starter Set – An intelligent 5-in-one device, that uses a combination of scientifically proven methods such as night light, sound machine, red light therapy, humidifier, and ultrasonic aromatherapy to help the little one fall and stay asleep with 100% natural, scientifically proven sleep inducing methods.  The best part?  This Starter Set comes with a Sweetest Dreams Essential Oil, and a Sleep Training Guide. Retails for $99

Rookie Humans Moon’s Birthday Crib Sheet – Help create a whimsical background inside your little one’s crib with this premium quality bedding. Made of 100% cotton sateen, fade-proof and OEKO TEX certified, these gender neutral sheets add an adorable playful touch to any nursery.  Retail for $34. (The brand also just launched their first collection of coordinating baby swaddles!)

Naturepedic Organic Changing Pad – Featuring a luxurious organic cotton fabric with a clear food-grade waterproof coating, this Changing Table Pad is non allergenic and easy-to-clean. It features organic cotton filling, which is pure, natural and chemical free (no vinyl, PVC and phthalates either!). The changing pad also includes a safety buckle to secure baby while changing, complete with easy snap screws to secure to dresser – so it stays put.  Retails for $29

Ubbi Diaper Pail – This eco-friendly diaper pail is made of steel (so no seep-through odors), features a childproof safety lock button, and most importantly – it can be used with any standard trash bag or reusable diaper liner (no need to spend money on costly diaper bag refills!).  To top that off, it’s available in multiple colors to match any décor.  Retails for $69

Owlet Smart Sock Baby Monitor – Fit to comfortably wrap around your baby’s foot, this Smart Sock is used to track all of the little one’s vitals – heart rate, oxygen levels and sleep. Connected to your smart device, the Sock’s technology will notify you with lights and sounds if your baby’s heart rate or oxygen levels leave preset zones, and show sleeping patterns during each sleep period – so sleepless parents can see how long & how well baby slept and use this info to help create routines.  The Smart Sock comes with 3 fabric socks with universal fit (sizes 1-3, up to 18 months).  Retails for $299

Baby Soothe Massager & Band – The first baby massager that naturally calms your baby helping to relieve fussiness and gas. Mimicking a fingertip massage with 3 gentle massagers that gently rotate, its super easy to use – either directly on your baby’s belly or back or can be placed in the wrap-around belly band to hold the massager in place. Small, lightweight and safe to use, it even features a 10 minute auto-shut-off. We love that it’s so small and easy enough to use anytime, anywhere – at home or the on-the-go! Retails for $39.99

Gunapod Swaddle SackA revolution in swaddles, this 5-Way Swaddle Sack will let you to change a swaddled baby’s diaper without unswaddling and waking the baby!  Luxurious, ultra-soft bamboo viscose and premium fill duvet, the sack is thermal-regulating, hypoallergenic, moisture-wicking fabric, and features an extra wide bottom that won’t restrict baby’s movement. (Available in two sizes and several color options.) Retails for $19.99

Harry Potter Classic Muslin Dream Blanket by Aden + Anais – A must for any nursery, this limited-edition blanket is made of four-layers of 100% cotton muslin, this luxurious blanket is perfect for snuggling up with your little one during feeding or naptime.  P.S. The blanket gets softer and softer with every wash! (There’s also matching Swaddles!) Retails for $54

TRAVEL

Levy Backpack by HAPP – A gorgeous, modern, and versatile diaper backpack, this is perfect for the mom who wants an effortless handsfree solution with lots of compartments (9 in total!) that can carry all of baby’s essentials.  Structured, yet lightweight, the Levy Backpack with its signature water-resistant herringbone nylon, features wide comfy straps for great support, and a wide zippered flap for super easy access that doesn’t require digging! (Available in a variety of colors.) Retails for $179

Bobby Shopping Cart & High Chair Cover – This is a multi-functional, machine-washable, padded (and reversible) shopping cart/high chair cover that helps protect little ones against nasty germs.  The cover is extra-large so it fits most shopping carts and restaurant high chairs, is padded for extra comfort, and features a convenient pocket to keep toys (along with your keys and cash) within reach!  Retails for $39.

CYBEX Priam Stroller – A gorgeous & stylish stroller for on-the-go adventures with your little one, the Priam features a matte black detailed frame, leather-look details and premium fabric.  The reversible seat can be positioned forward or parent-facing using memory buttons, and can support little ones from 6 months up to 55 lbs.  Weighing in at less than 30 lbs., the stroller has a one-hand recline (to a nearly flat position so little one’s can rest while on-the-go), a quick one-hand activated fold for easy transport and storage, along with an adjustable handlebar and leg rest.  There are also run-flat wheels, rear wheel breaks and an all-wheel suspension system for the smoothest ride. We also love the machine washable fabric, large under-seat storage basket and the XXL UPF50+rated sun canopy with peak-a-boo window! Retails from $999

Nuna Pipa Lite LX Infant Car Seat – The tough-but-lightweight (weighing in at less than 6 lbs.), 5-point harness, PIPA Lite LX car seat is made with aerospace-grade aluminum, featherweight fabric, and exceeds American safety standards for infant car seats.  The state-of-the-art foam and fused plastic create a resilient, shock-absorbing frame for safety, while the micro knit fabric offers durability, a soft feel and a luxe look without extra bulk.  Featuring an ergonomic carry handle makes it easier to tote, and easy-release buttons at the base make car-to-car transfers really quick and simple. There’s also a comfortable headrest with patented memory-foam cushioning that adds comfort and adjusts for a custom fit as baby grows. And, a removable and user-friendly dream drape UPF 50+ canopy which shields little eyes from the sun and rain.  For rear-facing children from 4 to 32 lbs. and up to 32” tall.  Retails for $399

BATH & MORE

Angelcare Bath Baby Support – Ergonomically designed with comfort, safety and hygiene in mind, the Angelcare Bath Support allows for an easy-to-bath and easy-to-rinse process.  The bath is made of durable plastic and mold resistant soft mesh material that keeps its shape, while the anti-slip base means no slipping and sliding which helps hold the baby in place. Suitable for babies up to 6 months old. Retails for $24.99

Organic Hooded Baby Towel by PETITE ŌWL – The softest and most luxurious baby bath towel that carry’s the highest level of certifications; made of 75% OEKO-TEX bamboo from rayon and GOTS organic cotton.  The 29×29 inch square towel features a hood for baby’s head, is double stitched for durability and made without any harmful substances or chemicals.  Available in single and 3-pack options. Retails from $23

Oogie Ultimate Breathing Kit – Consisting of the Nosebalm, Chestrub and Oogiebear, this kit features a balm designed to nourish the chapped areas around the nose, a eucalyptus-alternative solution for decongesting infants’ airways, soothing nasal discomfort, and providing lasting relief from congestion – both of which are USDA-certified organic formulas that are  especially made for a baby’s sensitive skin, and are free of chemicals, fillers and synthetics.  There’s also soft easy-to-use and clean rubber scoop and loop tool designed to reach sticky or dried nose mucus, which is also effective for cleaning little ears too! Retails for $46

Rising Star Set by BEB Organic – Two of the most essential skincare products, the set features a Bubble Wash and Nourishing Oil – both of which cater to the needs of delicate baby skin. Bubbly Wash gently cleans, moisturizes and rinses in a splash; while the Nourishing Oil hydrates while visibly improving skin’s look and feel to prevent dry, chafed skin. Together, they are the foundation of a luxuriously healthy and nurturing ritual for any little one. Retails for $105

DIAPERING, NURSING & FEEDING

Rockermama – This award-winning easy-to-use Rocker turns any chair, bench, or wall into a comfortable rocker for you and your little. Whether you’re at home going from room to room, or out and about, and on-the-go, this ingenious Rocker is the perfect solution for rocking, working against any vertical surface. You’ll also love that its’ so durable, since its engineered to withstand over a million reps! (Available in a variety of colors/finishes.) Retails from $89

bӧkee – The first and only bottle prep feeding accessory that lets you make a bottle with just one hand!  No more need for two hands to screw or unscrew bottle or cup lids, this handy dandy accessory is super simple to use and even works with pump components and sippy cups too.  Retails for $19.99

SwipenSnap – A universal diaper cream applicator that lets you apply diaper cream in seconds – without ever having to get your hands dirty and speeds up the diaper changing process. The super soft and hygienic applicator twits onto almost all diaper cream tubes and helps spread the diaper cream onto baby. When finished, all you have to do is wipe off the applicator and snap it back into the suction base lid.  Retails for $14.99

Siesta High Chair by Agio – A multifunctional, ultra-compact high chair that can accommodate the little one from birth to toddler years.  The Siesta has five recline positions, and nine height positions – making it easy to be used as a recliner, or a high chair for feeding, playing and even resting.  It features a removeable tray and multiple height positions that conveniently works with any table height.  Other features include a five-point safety harness, passive restraint bar, wheel lock and storage net.  We love that it’s also easy to clean and has a compact standalone fold. Retails for $399

Cutie Pea Diapers & Wipes – Dermatologist tested and approved, these diapers and wipes are both hypoallergenic and antibacterial. Free of harmful ingredients and no added fragrance, they are also made responsibly using bamboo and manufactured in a certified facility.  Retail from $4.97

Nook Niche Nursing Pillow – Completely organic from the inside out, this all-natural, moisture-wicking Nursing Pillow will keep you and your little one cool and cozy during feeding time. Made of 100% organic and sustainable Kapok, a non-toxic, chemical-free, temperature-regulating material that offers superior support, the Pillow is wrapped in Nook’s patented, machine-washable Pebble Fabric, which is naturally water-resistant and bathed in natural zinc making it anti-mite, anti-mold, anti-fungal and hypoallergenic. (Available in variety of colors) Retails for $129

ezpz Happy Mat – With this all-in-one placemat and plate, you won’t have to worry about messes like tipped bowls or plates when your baby starts to eat on their own!  The ezpz Mat suctions directly to the table, which means it’s nearly impossible to tip over, and features three compartments. Made from 100% food-grade silicone that is BPA, BPS, PVC, latex and phthalate free, it can be rinsed with warm soapy water or even placed in the dishwasher.  (Available in several colors.) Retails for $24.99

Bapron Baby – It’s no wonder this hybrid bib-apron is a best seller!  Designed for comfort and safety, this bapron offers a full-coverage bib, smock, or apron. Because of the comfortable, secure-fitting horizontal ties and the full-coverage design, Baprons are durable, waterproof, quick-drying, stain resistant, machine washable, and 100% certified baby-safe.  They’re also made to grow from 6 months to 3T, and are made of an eco-friendly fabric that is fire retardant and anti-microbial.  (Available in a variety of colors.) Retail for $19.95

Grabease Allover Bib – The oversized bib that completely covers your little one to contain all messes at mealtime or playtime, the Allover Bib features a stretchy elastic hem is easy to fit over the neck and arms, and pairs easily with any high chair. Made from lightweight, stain-resistant, and washable fabric, its single layer construction ensures that debris won’t get trapped. Sized to fit 6 to 24 months, it’s also BPA, PVC, vinyl, phthalate and lead-free.  (Available in a variety of colors.) We also love that for each piece sold, the company donates 1 meal to a child in need through the Children’s Hunger Fund.  Retails for $25

BooginHead SplatMat – Avoid sticky, messy floors with this extra-large, durable, reusable and multi-purpose SplatMat that goes under the little one’s highchair to catch spilled food and protect your floors from whatever may land on the floor!  Non-toxic, BPA and phthalate free, its easy-to-use, easy to clean, dries quickly and folds down small enough to fit inside a diaper bags – in case you want to take it on-the-go. Retails for $16.99

Bumkins Silicone Grip Dish – The perfect dish for little ones learning to self-feed, this divided plate is perfectly sized for toddler portions and features a strong suction base ensures the dish stays put!  The dish also features a straight side that allows kids to belly up to the plate, allowing for even less of a mess. BPA, PVC, phthalate and lead free, this dishwasher safe silicone can withstand low and high temperatures, easily transitioning from the refrigerator or freezer to the oven or microwave. (Available in a variety of colors.)  Retails for $17.95

Bumkins Reusable Snack Bags – A great alternative to single-use plastic bags, these reusable snack bags are machine washable, waterproof and stain-resistant. A smooth zipper closure won’t hold crumbs and the single-ply construction means no worrying about icky stuff growing between layers of fabric. These are great to stash inside any diaper bag, or purse. And, they’re not just for food – they make for a great way to store away pacifiers and other baby essentials. (Available in a variety of colors, styles and sizes.) Retail from $8.95

PLAY & ACCESSORIES

Sena Aire by Nuna – This easy-open crib/play yard features a design that allows airflow from every angle, and a ventilated, quilted mattress that pulls away heat and humidity from the little one’s skin. Sena Aire’s mattress can be set in two positions: a higher bassinet position that’s easy to reach when baby is little, and then a lower position when your little one starts to become more mobile. The smart leg design allows for one-hand fold-up, and the eight zigzag, skid-proof support legs help with stability. You’ll also appreciate that everything folds within the frame, which can then easily slide into the travel bag (included) for easy packing, storage and travel.  (Available in a variety colors.) Retails for $349

My Play Mat by Regalo – A lightweight, foldable play mat that’s perfect at home, time spent outdoors, and even traveling!  Great to creating a play space while covering hard surfaces, the play mat is reversible, featuring alphabet characters on one side and gray chevron on the other.  It’s also made with soft foam, is easy to wipe down and folds up in seconds. Retails for $49.99

The Play Gym by Lovevery – Designed for baby’s developing brain, it’s a great play gym for all of your baby’s learning stages – with everything from batting and teething, to learning and focus – for ages newborn to toddler.  Easy to set up and take down, it offers educational, gross motor and sensory development with five development zones, baby-tested removeable accessories, and more. The Play Gym also converts to a play fort, is machine washable and non-toxic.  Retails for $140

TushBaby – An ergonomically designed, ultra-comfortable, waist belt style carrier that offers four carrying positions and features a memory foam lined seat that helps provide cushioned support for your little one.  Adjusts to grow with baby from newborn to toddler (8 to 44 lbs., or birth to 36 months), the carrier offers parent-facing, world-facing, hip carry and breastfeeding positions. We also love the fact that it features pockets so you can store baby essentials, a side loop that’s great for looping a toy or hand sanitizer, and is also water-resistant and machine washable. Retails for $79

BooginHead SippiGrip Silicone – A modern answer to dropped, lost and dirty necessities, this SippiGrip is made of a premium 100% food-grade (BPA, PVC, and phthalate free) silicone solution that’s stretchy, strong, expandable, super easy to clean, and compatible with just about every cup, bottle, and toy. Retails for $9.99

Cheeky Chompers Twinkle Twinkle Comfortchew – A two-in-one attachable PBA-free teether to soothe baby’s gums, and plush cozy blanket reminiscent of a favorite stuffed toy.  This Teething Comforter will give your little one a soothing texture to bite down on while teething, with featured stimulating play-tags for added entertainment, and an elasticated link for attaching to the baby’s wrist, car seat, or stroller. Retails for $16.99

LÍLLÉbaby Serenity Carrier – The only carrier on the market that can be adjusted three different ways (narrow, medium, wide), the Serenity offers 20% more air flow, more pockets, is fully adjustable, and is accompanied by a matching storage bag.  With two carrying positions for infants starting at seven pounds, you’ll love that it can adjusted to a different position while being worn (without baby of course!).  (Sized for all, XS – 3XL) Retails for $150

LoveBub – The ultimate multi-tasking baby soother that’s not only a super soft lovey security blanket, but also serves as a night light, plays lullabies and even has built-in white noise. Baby will love being comforted and soothes with the music and white noise, with six different noise tracks and twelve classic lullabies, along with four warm nightlight choices.  We love that its washable and features child-safe construction.  Retails for $39.99

Banana Panda High Contrast Flash Cards – Great for bonding with baby, these double-sided flashcards feature twenty large illustrations that are suitable for the smallest infants ages 0 months and up, who can only see high contrast colors and distinct contours. With simple, clear patterns, adjusted to the visual perception of young infants, these will engage baby’s attention and support visual development. The set includes a convenient plastic ring so you can hang these on to a stroller or car seat, and a parent guide. Retail for $13.99

Deluxe Baby Edition Keepsake Box by Savor – Keep all your most important baby memories organized in one convenient spot. This gorgeous Keepsake Box is super easy system to organize, enjoy, and store. Includes every detail to make sorting all your baby’s keepsakes – from the first sonogram to his or her favorite blankie – a snap. Acid-free drawers, vertical files for documents, even mini envelopes for that first lock of hair or first tooth, and illustrated labels help you organize and then find these priceless heirlooms. (Available in a variety of colors.)  Retails from $79

 

 

 

 

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