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Things you never needed for a new baby

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Honest to goodness the only things you DO need for a baby are:

1. A place for them to sleep

2. A few outfits for them to wear

3. Diapers

4. A way to feed them (either breastfeeding or bottles and formula)

That's it!!!! All the rest either makes it easier or is just a good way to waste your money!!


I have heard a TON of moms say they bought way too many clothes that baby couldn't wear or wear for long. When I was making my registry, everyone told me to just get lots of onesies, and maybe a couple cute outfits because I wouldn't end up using them. The same went for newborn diapers, from what I've heard.


Wipe Warmer - omg, I remember this thing and I remember feeling like the baby need this to keep their butt warm.

The Diaper Genie - I swear it's to collect the smell of wet and poopy diapers.

Baby Tub is good for first several weeks and then I stopped using it,

Baby shoes

My boys didnt wear them until they walk good enough a little over 1 year old.

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