Mom-to-be? Top 10 baby gear picks

Looking for baby gear to get you started? Here is a list of useful can’t-live-without products for new parents:

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The Baby Bjorn is a favorite baby gear item

1. Munchkin Warm Glow Wipe Warmer - Take the chill out of diaper changes with these pre warmed wipes for your baby’s bottom. Turn on the convenient soft light for nighttime changes.

2. Nosefrida Nasal Aspirator by FridaBaby – Affectionately known as The Snotsucker, this noninvasive nasal aspirator is the safest way to suction mucus from baby’s nose.

3. Braun Thermoscan Ear Thermometer with ExacTemp Technology, IRT4520USSM by Braun – This thermometer is used by more doctors’ offices than any other.  It features a pre-warmed tip that improves accuracy, a unique guidance system that ensures precise results, and infrared technology that takes your child’s temperature in seconds.

4. Infant Optics DXR-5 2.4 GHz Digital Video Baby Monitor with Night Vision by Infant Optics - You will always be connected, no matter where you are in the house. This compact video baby monitor boasts a 150-foot indoor range and an impressive 800-foot outdoor reception range,

5. Snuza Halo Baby Movement Monitor by Snuza - Have peace of mind at the press of a button. When placed next to baby’s abdomen, it detects even the slightest irregularity in breathing.

6. Medela Freestyle Breastpump by Medela - This convenient, hands-free double breast pump is a must for the woman on the go.

7. Boon Naked Collapsible Baby Bathtub by Boon – Splish splash! The fully-expanded basin accommodates infants and toddlers. The tub’s collapsible design and hook make storing easy.

8. 4Moms MamaRoo Bouncer by 4moms – Rock a bye baby, there’s no need to fuss! The MamaRoo features five unique motions that move the way you do and has built in nature sounds to soothe the fussiest babe.

9. Baby Bjorn Baby Carrier by BabyBjörn – This front-positioned carrier features wide, padded shoulder straps that distribute your baby’s weight evenly across your back. It carries your baby close, freeing your hands for other tasks.

10. Britax Marathon 70-G3 Convertible Car Seat – This seat is designed with 360-degree protection to keep your child secure, offering high density comfort foam for extra support and an EZ-Buckle system. It accommodates children rear facing from 5-40 pounds and forward facing from 20-70 pounds.