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    37 Products Every New Parent Should Probably Own

    Raising tiny humans isn't easy, but these products will probably make your life a little bit easier.

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    1. A 100% USDA certified organic nipple butter so you don't have to suffer the agony of breastfeeding or pumping with sore, cracked nipples. Plus, the balm is made with natural, non-GMO ingredients that are safe for nursing.

    2. A genius instant water warmer that'll dispense water at the ~perfect formula temp~ round the clock at the press of a button — because any parent who has waited on a bottle warmer to heat up at 2 a.m., while their hangry baby screams, knows that mere minutes can feel like a lifetime. (And, it's under $50!)

    An instant warm water dispenser

    3. Dreft scented booster beads — just add a little to a load of laundry to infuse clothes with that blissful newborn scent. *Me inhaling that 👶🏼 smell.*

    4. A cradle cap comb that'll remove dry skin from your bubba's scalp ~oh-so-gently~ using soft rubber bristles and a fine-toothed comb.

    A baby's head with dry scales on the left and the same baby's head looking smoother and flake-free on the right

    5. An organic and Oeko-Tex certified muslin drool bib that your little star can soak up in the ~chicest manner possible.~

    The muslin drool bibs in caramel, light peach and sage green

    6. Comforting Frida Baby vapor drops with organic eucalyptus and lavender essential oils to plop in your bath or humidifier to relieve stuffiness and congestion and ~open up airways.~ *Instant relief for them and for you.* (Safe for babes 3+ months)

    7. A ridiculously clever mash and serve bowl that'll put fancy baby food machines to shame *and* let you puree fresh fruits and veggies quickly on the spot — all while singing à la ::Rihanna:: "Where have you been all my liiiiiife?"

    8. A two-in-one silicone feeder pacifier set to help soothe achy gums and introduce new foods (without fear of choking). Just fill with frozen fruits, veggies or breastmilk and let your LO chomp their way to ~cold, yummy relief.~

    9. A set of all-natural, plant-based sudsy konjac bath sponges that not only come in adorable shapes but are also ~super gentle~ on a newborn's skin.

    10. A rubber ducky bath spout cover to save you from *quacking with fear* whenever your squirmy munchkin gets too close to bumping their head on the faucet. Plus, it will brighten up bathtime!

    11. And a pack of inconspicuous corner guards to prevent those tiny fragile heads from big bumps and buckets of tears.

    12. A set of breast milk storage bags to stash your liquid gold that lie flat to save precious freezer space. The best part? Reviewers say these are the most economical option available (because, you know, babies are expensive.)

    13. A squirting spoon with a squeezable silicone bulb that'll make feeding your baby pureed meals at home and on-the-go a breeze. Goodbye extra dishes and messes.

    Baby being spoon fed with squeezable spoon with food inside

    14. Mommy's Bliss Night Time Gripe Water that'll be a lifesaver on fussy nights. The herbal supplement is made with organic ginger and fennel to alleviate colic or tummy troubles and chamomile, lemon balm, and passion flower to calm your little one down for a restful night of sleep.

    A bottle of gripe water

    15. A stroller fan with bendable foam legs that'll wrap around a stroller, car seat, or pretty much anything to keep your lil' munchkin cool as a cucumber, even when it's a gazillion degrees outside.

    16. Thinkbaby Safe Sunscreen SPF 50+, which is top-rated by EWG, so you can have peace of mind knowing that its non-toxic, paraben/PABA free, vegan and reef-friendly — and will work darn well to protect the environment and your baby (6 months+).

    Three kids holding the tubes of sunscreen on the beach

    17. A ultra gentle body wash handmade in small batches with local goat milk and organic essential oils because you want only the purest ingredients to touch your baby's skin.

    Four bottles of body wash in lemongrass, orange, peppermint and lavender scents

    18. A handy scented bag dispenser you can clip onto your diaper bag to dispose of poopy diapers (and doggy poo!) on the go. They're infused with baking soda and a light lavender scent to mask smelly odors and to save you the awkwardness of stinking up trash cans at other people’s homes.

    19. And a portable changing mat with a built-in pillow to make on-the-go diaper changes on germy surfaces a little less gross and a bit more comfy.

    The grey patterned changing mat with a baby and folded up

    20. An inexpensive portable white noise machine that'll lull your baby to sleep with its calming, spa-like sounds at home or on the go. It has thousands of 5-star reviews for a reason!

    The portable white noise machine

    21. A set of aesthetically-pleasing pastel silicone stacking blocks to encourage shape, number and animal recognition. But your baby will go gaga because they're soft, chewable (perfectly safe!) and squeaky, tbh.

    22. A pack of reusable steam clean bags that'll let you sterilize bottles, pump parts and pacifiers in the microwave in about *3 MINUTES!* I think we can all agree: infinitely easier than boiling water daily.

    Steam clean bags with bottles and pump parts on a desk

    23. A pack of Munchkin Arm & Hammer Pacifier Wipes made with 100% food-grade ingredients so you can feel *zero guilt* about picking that binky off the floor, giving it a quick swipe and handing it back to you babe (only for them to drop it again *sigh*).

    A pack of pacifier wipes

    24. A sleek touchless forehead thermometer with a built-in sensor that measures in seconds. Added bonus: You can take your baby's temperature while they're sleeping.

    The forehead thermometer in white

    25. A silicone and wood teething ring with a cute giraffe face sure to charm your little one as it goes to work relieving the discomfort of sore and tender gums.

    The silicone and wood giraffe teething rings in pastel colors

    26. Aveeno Baby eczema therapy balm with such serious healing powers 7,000 people felt compelled to give it a 5-star review: This stuff clears up flare-ups when *nothing* else works — leaving skin dewy and ~baby soft.~

    Reviewer's before photo showing their child's arm covered with eczema rashes and after photo showing the arm with the eczema rashes gone

    27. A travel bottle warmer that needs no electricity, holds wide and standard sized bottles and keeps water boiling hot for HOURS. Perfect for road trips or night feedings when your baby straight-up refuses cold bottles.

    28. A game-changing Honest Company diaper rash spray so your fingernails are never victimized again by that greasy, sticky paste.

    The bottle of diaper rash cream spray

    29. A cult status stain remover capable of tackling stubborn stains — from poop to spit up — so effectively it might make you say, "Whoa, what a difference."

    30. A baby bottle brush made with coconut fibers that's kind to the planet 🌍 and boasts a flexible tip to makes cleaning hard-to-reach areas eazy peazy.

    The wood baby bottle brush with coconut fibers

    31. A seahorse ~baby whisperer~ with a glowing belly and mysterious magical powers that'll play lullabies, classical tunes, and ocean sounds when it's squeezed to inexplicably soothe little ones to sleep.

    32. A pack of game-changing Carter's sleepers with 2-way zippers that zip down from the neck or ~up from the toe~ to save you during middle-of-the-night diaper changes.

    Two baby sleepers in bear and turtle print

    33. A three-in-one night-light, sound machine and time-to-rise device you can control from your phone that basically sleep trains your night owls by letting you create custom light and sound programs in sync with bedtime, nap time and wake up routines — so they know when it's time to hit the sack and when it's OK to come running to your room.

    34. An inflatable water mat with floating foam fishies to cast a mesmerizing spell on your bubba — until they temporarily forget that they, um, detest tummy time.

    35. A pack of anti-colic silicone baby bottles for any parent struggling to get their LO to take the bottle. These are designed to look ~literally like the boob~ to help (fingers crossed!) your bébé latch on without a fuss.

    Three silicone baby bottles in grey

    36. A gently weighted sleep sack if you've been up at an ungodly hour desperately googling *baby sleep solutions.* This soft swaddle is designed to feel like a calming, reassuring hand on your baby's chest.

    A baby wearing a weighted sleep sack in bed

    37. A super plush and soft burp cloth made with eight layers of cotton gauze to absorb those expected (and unexpected 🤮) messes.

    A parent with the burp cloth on their shoulder and holding a baby

    The reviews for this post have been edited for length and clarity.

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