Baby Registry Must-Haves

Feyi Bello / Wednesday February 18, 2015

Baby Registry Must Haves

Woo-hoo! It has been confirmed; you’re PREGNANT. Congrats Mama-to-be! This is such an exciting time for us as women and for the daddy’s-to-be as well. With the abundance of products on the market and everything baby needs (or you think they need) registering is fun but at the same time can be very overwhelming. Take a peek at my list of must haves. After tons of talk, research and trial I’ve compiled this list for the both of us!

Baby Jogger® City Mini™ GT Single Stroller ($349.99)

Baby Jogger® City Mini™ GT Single Stroller

Don’t let the price tag deter you; this sleek & chic baby is well worth the money. When looking for a stroller for your little angel this compact, sturdy model ranks best in its class.

More reason to love:
• Let’s talk about the amazing all-terrain tires! You can literally go in ALL terrains. Snow, ice, off-road you name it the City Mini will handle it no problem
• Easy open and one-hand close, very compact
• Lightweight- Great for post pregnancy mamas out & about
• Simple hand break for extended stopping moments
• Never have to worry about tire pressure or getting a flat. Wish we could say that about our cars, right?
• Handle adjusts to different heights
• Easy to maneuver while providing a super smooth, cushioned ride with ample air-flow for your little one; making it perfect for all-day excursions

4moms® breeze® Playard ($299.99)

4moms® breeze® Playard

It’s pack n’ play time and this gem has a multitude of functions. Whether you’re looking for something to use as a bassinet then crib, changing station or solely for playtime; this easy to use sturdy playard has no competition.

More reasons to love:
• It effortlessly opens and closes in one step by just pushing the center down to open and lifting the central hub to close
• 4 mesh sides so your mini can see what’s going on
• Ready to go out of the box. No pesky setup here ladies!
• Travel case makes for an easy pack & go
• It’s sophisticated, polished appearance won’t take away from your décor

Cybex Aton Q Infant Car Seat in Charcoal ($349. 99)

Cybex Aton Q Infant Car Seat in Charcoal

Hands down the most important feature of a car seat is SAFETY!
The Cybex Aton Q Infant Car Seat exerts maximum safety while providing a roomy ultra-cushioned ride for your precious cargo. This lightweight superior features Linear Side-Impact Protection, which provides additional safety for your loved one.

More reasons to love:
• 5-point adjustable harness system
• Extra large sun canopy with UVP 50+ protection against the sun’s damaging rays
• Triple side impact protection
• Machine washable fabric
• 2-year manufacturer’s warranty


lillebaby® Complete™ Original Carrier ($109.99)

lillebaby® Complete™ Original Carrier

Hands-free baby transportation, for those times when you need to grocery shop, walk the dog, fold laundry, the list goes on-and-on; I think we are all in agreeance there… Jackie-of-all-Trades! What about when we are traveling? Wouldn’t it be great to have your hands freed up to take pictures, while knowing your sweetheart is safely with you?

More reasons to love:
• Front, back, side-to-side wear this baby wherever feels the most comfortable; the little-one can hang out facing you or the world
• Very comfortable for mommy or daddy providing lumbar support for your lower back comforts
• Adjustable neck support for baby
• Machine wash and line dry
• Several colors to choose from
• One-year manufacturer’s warranty


Medela® Freestyle® Double Electric Hands-Free Breastpump ($319.99)

Medela Freestyle Hands-Free DouBlue Electric Breast Pump

It’s time to PUMP and this is the Crème de la crème! Granting you with the freedom to multi-task while pumping with the Freestyle BPA-free Double Electric Breastpump.

More reasons to love:
• Memory setting allows you to automatically repeat your preferred pumping pattern
• Adjustable vacuum control for your comfort
• Portable
• Rechargeable battery lasts for 3 hours of pump time
• 1-year manufacturer warranty
• Check with your insurance, most insurance companies now cover breast pumps!


Honorable Mentions:

Bassinet attachment for stroller: Baby Jogger Compact Pram ($159.99)

• Bouncer: Ingenuity The Gentle Automatic Bouncer in Seneca ($49.99)

• Activity Gym: SKIP*HOP® Giraffe Safari Activity Gym ($74.99)

• Diaper Garbage Can: Diaper Dekor Kolor Plus Diaper Disposal System ($44.99)

• Baby Bathtub: 4moms® infant tub™ ($49.99)

• Bottle: Joovy® Boob™ Starter Set ($59.99)

• Crib: Child Craft™ London 3-in-1 Euro Style Convertible Crib ($199.99)

• Diapers: Honest Brand