It’s always fun to celebrate a new baby and pamper the mom-to-be! Whether you are having your first baby or your forth, baby shower gifts allow your friends to celebrate with you and a party adds to the anticipation of meeting your family’s new addition. Our 2018 Baby Shower Essentials are practical, natural, problem-solving and adorable. These gift ideas cover a little bit of everything, from feeding and diapering to pampering and teething!
Diapers are a non-negotiable baby essential so you might as well make them Eco-friendly. Cloth diapers are easy to use once you get into a routine and you can even save money and reduce household trash by using washable diapers. Buttons Diapers is one of our favorite brands, with darling cloth diaper covers and easy snap-in inserts. Plus baby’s bum looks just plain adorable — what’s not to love? Moms get really excited about cloth diapers and some pretty new covers make a great baby shower gift idea! See our tips on how to cloth diaper on a budget!
Keep baby cozy in an Eco Wind Fleece Bunting all year round. The material is windproof and water resistant with a double zipper & chin guard for a comfortable fit. The hood is breathable and detachable. Polarn O. Pyret is a Swedish premium brand of children’s clothes best known for its high quality, functionality and unique design.
Pacific Baby Natural Bamboo Tableware is 80% handmade and complies fully with both FDA and European Union safety standards. These natural bamboo cereal bowls are made primarily from bamboo along with corn starch, rice and wheat husk. These stylish, durable and natural tableware are perfect for your baby’s health and for our environment. They are gluten-free, dishwasher-safe and biodegradable.
Pacific Baby GroGrow Steel Baby Bottles are another great baby essential, with a wide variety of features for all little kids who are always on the go. My toddler loves drinking his milk and juice by himself. Pacific Baby offers a variety of insulating bottles that even grow with your child! See our full Pacific Baby bottle review here!
Pamper a new baby with a 6-piece Earth Mama Organics baby product collection of travel sized products in a sweet reusable non-toxic, PVC-free plastic zipper pouch. This luxurious set includes Organic Diaper Balm 1 fl. oz., Sweet Orange Baby Lotion 2 fl. oz., Sweet Orange Baby Wash 1.67 fl. oz., Calendula Baby Oil 1 fl. oz., and Organic Baby Face Nose & Cheek Balm .5 fl. oz. All sizes are TSA approved (2 fl. oz. and under).
The Yookidoo Elephant Baby Shower is a battery operated compact & portable baby shower designed for ease of use by parents and gentle comfort for babies. International toy company Yookidoo creates award-winning bath toys, on the go products, and baby toys designed to engage the senses, stimulate the mind and body and foster baby’s continuing growth.
Toofeze Natural Baby Teether is soothing for baby’s irritated gums. The stainless steel quickly gets cold ANYWHERE making a clean, cold teether accessible even on the go. The silicone stays a comfortable temperature for baby to hold and is easy to keep a grip on. Multiple non-toxic teething surfaces with no choking hazards makes this simple for baby to self manage their teething pain. It’s simply, the COOLEST teether ever!
ciao! babychair is The Original go-anywhere-high chair. It’s all one piece, folds up and comes with its own carry bag. Great for travel, dining out, outdoors and grandma’s house.
Yummi Pouch Brights reusable food pouches make it convenient to take snack time on the go. Moms can easily mix up a healthy smoothie and pour it into a Yummi Pouch. Or take Greek yogurt to the park in a convenient drinkable squeeze pouch. The important thing is you know exactly what’s in your child’s snack pouch!
GOOtensils are pre-spoons that making starting utensils so much easier. What most parents don’t realize is wrist rotation, which is required to properly use a spoon, doesn’t typically set in until a child’s second birthday. That’s why babies struggle with learning the spoon! GOOtensils are flat so there’s no scooping, no balancing and no wrist rotation required. It allows a child to participate in mealtime and derive all the psychological benefits of discovering they can do it, until wrist rotation fully sets in and they can transition to a traditional spoon.
Back Buddy is an award-winning maternity and feeding support pillow, designed by a Chiropractor and a nursing mother. It alleviates common back pain during and after pregnancy, provides comfort and support while holding or feeding baby, and encourages proper position for breastfeeding. Made in the USA from high-quality certified foam (CertiPUR-US) and recommended by OB’s, Chiropractors, parenting experts and lactation consultants.
Sophie the Giraffe is an adorable first little friend for a baby and a classic baby shower gift idea. Made from high quality materials, Sophie is soft to chew on, BPA- and phthalate-free, and has various sized parts for baby to play with. Baby can hold Sophie the Giraffe and practice grasping a toy at a young age. Sophie is made of 100% natural rubber and each teether is individually hand painted with food-grade paint.
See our Back Buddy & Sophie the Giraffe review along with tips to make the infant days easier!
This all natural stain remover is made with Goat Milk Soap. Includes a built in 100% wool scrubber. It’s great at removing breast milk stains from baby clothes and tough cloth diaper stains. B & N is a Natural Laundry Product company in California that manufactures Goat Milk laundry care and wool dryer balls.
Perfect for any designer nursery, playroom or bedroom, this delightful chic pair of Curtain Critters Giraffe and Elephant Curtain Tiebacks look adorable peeking out from behind curtains while keeping them in place.
Revelae Kids enclosed cozy sleepers are a great way to keep your little one warm and cozy while they snooze or rest. The spacious enclosed baby sleeper design allows freedom of movement within a warm sleep space. The bottom-to-top zipper allows for easy diaper changes or checks without having to fully undress your baby. Cozy baby sleepers keep baby’s arms and legs inside, while giving them tangible boundaries they can feel that aid in restful sleep for baby and parents.
The Simply for Flying Logbook is unique keepsake which will keep a record of all your child’s flying adventures & memories. It’s better than a passport! With the assistance of the Captain & Crew, each flight will be recorded and signed by the Captain. Suitable age 0+.
bamboobies Variety Pack Washable Nursing Pads come in two varieties. The ultra-thin, light pink heart-shaped regular nursing pads are made for light leaking and are designed to be less visible through clothing. The round shaped overnight nursing pads are not only ultra-soft, but larger, thicker and super absorbent for heavy leaking and newborn nursing.
Soothe discomfort away with Natural Moisturizing Lotion for Stretch Marks. This intensive care formula contains extracts of birch and licorice to strengthen collagen and elastin, increase the skin’s density and reduce the appearance of stretch marks in all skin types, including sensitive and problem-prone skin.
Any of these gifts would be perfect to welcome a new baby!
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