Right here’s a take a look at what I’m packing in my hospital bag for my second child. The primary time round, I packed sufficient for 2 to 3 days and ended up staying within the hospital for for much longer. Truthfully, it wasn’t an enormous deal as a result of my associate might simply run out and seize what I wanted.
Each mother’s expertise is totally different, so when you assume you’ll want one thing, there’s no hurt in bringing it with you.
This time I’m nonetheless sticking to the fundamentals – and packing a couple of further gadgets – simply in case.
What’s In My Hospital Bag for Child #2
Cozy Sweats – I went dwelling in a flowy gown final time, and it was comfy because it was summer season in Australia. This time, I’m bringing a couple of outsized sweats and a jumper for my going-home outfit.
Maternity Pads + Disposable Underwear – I extremely suggest bringing your individual. Whereas some individuals say the hospital would possibly present these for you, I don’t wish to ask somebody to deliver me a pad each time I want one. It’s a lot simpler to simply seize it out of your bag.
Socks: Packing a couple of pairs since my ft are at all times chilly.
Toiletry Bag – Shampoo, conditioner, physique wash, lip balm, lotion and some different necessities.
Snacks + Water Bottle – I’m not a fan of hospital meals, and I guess you aren’t both. I’m stocking up on my favourite snacks and some frozen meals simply in case (despite the fact that meals could also be the very last thing in your thoughts throughout labor.)
What to not neglect – Your charger, music playlist, and automotive seat! I additionally plan to deliver a pen and pocket book as a result of I bear in mind wishing I had one the primary time.
I’m bringing a separate bag for the infant with two swaddles, a going-home outfit, a couple of further onesies, and a cute hat. Right here’s the place to search out the cutest gender-neutral garments on your bubba.
+ We’re additionally planning on bringing our toddler a present from the infant.
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