Packing bags for baby arrival

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Packing a Birth center bag

Here is an extensive list of what I packed in my birth center bag! Similar to what
You might pack in a hospital bag in preparation for baby.

Mom bag
-Labor
Zipper sports bra (for laboring in water, zipper allows for easy removal for skin to skin after birth, a swimsuit too would work great too)
Robe
Loose dress to wear to bringing center
In a small toiletry bag:
Hair clips and Chap stick for labor

-Post labor items:
Button top pajamas and shorts
Nursing bra
Socks
Plastic grocery bag (for dirty or wet clothes)

-Going home items:
Yoga pants
Tank top or nursing top (something lose)
Shoes

 

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toiletry bag already packed in birth center bag:
Breast pads
Lanolin
Dermoplast
Tucks pads
Large period pads and/or adult diapers
Shampoo
Conditioner
Mouth wash
Squirt bottle

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Everyday toiletry bag: (I have this bag packed but in my bathroom because it’s stuff I use daily, but I keep it all together so I can grab it quickly and throw into birth center bag once i go into labor)
Dry shampoo
Tooth brush and tooth paste
Comb
Hair ties
Bobby pins
Deodorant
Face moisturizer
Face wipes
Make up

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Baby bag (separate bag)
2 Pajamas
2 Onesies
Newborn Diapers
Viola paper towels (wet and use as baby wipes)
3 Blankets
Hat*
Mittens *
*these are not shown in pictures because it’s so hot here I’m not packing them

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Snacks and beverages- this post to follow

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