Your maternity bag: what to pack?
Try to avoid packing a heavy suitcase suitable for a two-week, long-haul vacation. Remember that your partner, family or friends can always bring any extra or missing items.
Essentials for your maternity bag:
-nightgown or large T-shirt
-changes of underwear
list of phone numbers of people you want to call from the hospital
-lip balm, massage oil
-CD player, magazines, books
The baby's bag
-a pack of newborn-size diapers
For after the birth
-extra-absorbent sanitary napkins
-ice pack/heated pad