No matter what your birth plan is, one thing is for sure: your baby does not care about it. Whether you’re preparing for a home birth, can’t wait for the epidural, or haven’t quite decided how you want your little one to enter the world, having a bag of essentials ready can help you stay organized.
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There’s no way to be 100% prepared for your little one’s arrival, but using a checklist is a good first step in adopting some of your new Mom Personality Traits. Next up: hiding in the bathroom for 2 minutes of alone time and sharing articles about the horrors of school drop-off.