A Peek at the Fun: Looking for a great gift idea for a new mom in your life? We have a perfect new mom gift basket idea for you. Super simple to put together, but what every mom needs!
Okay, so we are both past the newborn baby stage of life (insert sad sigh here). Our “babies” are 6 & 9, so it’s been a while since we have had to worry about packing a diaper bag, and as it turns out, it’s a skill that is easily lost.
We were babysitting two adorable little girls a few weeks ago, both in diapers, and found ourselves not as prepared as we could have been. Packing a diaper bag is more than making sure you are stocked with diapers (although don’t skip this step)!!!
Having a fully stocked diaper bag becomes super important when you find yourselves on the side of the road, with a baby in the trunk of the mini van because her diaper is leaking, you’re running out of wipes, and you’re in desperate need of a change of baby clothes. You may have laughed out loud if you saw the spectacle in the parking lot that day. Two seasoned moms who were struggling to get this baby taken care of. We made it out okay, as did the adorable little baby, but we remembered the importance of a fully stocked diaper bag.
We remember the days of having our hands full-a couple of tiny kids in tow and a new baby to try to fit into our already busy lifestyle. It’s tough to be a new mom trying to juggle everything and certainly some things get forgotten along the way.
There were moments of forgetting everything from seat belting the kiddos in the car seat to forgetting to make it to the store to buy more diapers. New moms have to be superheroes to manage it all, but even superheroes need a little bit of help every now and again.
New Mom Gift Basket:
If you know a mom who is about to add another baby to her family, you know she will need a little bit of help to balance it all. We have the perfect new mom gift basket idea for you. This fully stocked diaper bag is exactly what she wants. It makes a great gift at a baby shower or something fun to show up at her door with once the baby is born and she’s sleep deprived and needing a little bit of a rescue. We promise, this is a gift that will be needed and loved.
What to put in your New Mom Gift Basket:
This new mom gift basket will be stocked with things for both baby and mom for when she’s out and about and needing all of the essentials for caring for multiple kids, plus a little something to keep herself fueled and ready to take care of all these little people.
- Diapers are #1 for any diaper bag. Make sure she is stocked with plenty of diapers, also making sure you have plenty of every size of diapers needed if she has multiple kids. We don’t want new mom running low on diapers, this could make even the most seasoned mom lose her mind.
A few helpful tips as you grab diapers, Luvs diapers are on sale for $.11 per diaper right now at SamsClub.com. That’s a steal of a deal and perfect for a new mom! For just $26 you can have that baby covered for weeks! Can’t beat that! See the details and order here. And there’s free shipping now!
Once you have a handle on the diapers, here are some other suggestions to complete your diaper bag gift idea.
Essentials to Include for Baby:
- Baby Wipes
- Diaper Cream
- Extra Blanket
- Extra Clothes
- Hand Sanitizer
- Baby Powder
- Burp Clothes
Essentials for Mom:
We know moms are always taking care of other people, but who is taking care of mom? This is your chance to take care of mom by adding some “mom only” things to this diaper bag gift idea. We suggest some fun things to help mom feel pampered so she can continue to take care of her little ones.
- Lip Gloss
- Gift Card for a Quick Dinner
Seriously, being a mom is one of the busiest, most challenging, and rewarding jobs a person can have. Every mom is a superhero because she tries her best. We just want to try to help those super moms out where we can!
And don’t forget to grab those diapers at SamsClub.com now while they are on sale! They are a great diaper for a great price.
Have FUN giving this new mom gift basket!
This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of PG. The opinions and text are all mine.
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