Life certainly changes fast after a baby arrives. If you’re looking for gifts for new parents, our picks will make their busy lives a bit more manageable. From diapering and bathing, to encouraging fussy little ones to get more sleep, any new mom or dad is sure to appreciate any of these items!
Convertible Diaper Bag
The never-ending diaper changing isn’t limited to the nursery. It can happen anytime, anywhere. What better way to always be prepared than with this amazing Four-in-One Convertible Diaper Bag? It even comes with a changing pad and portable bassinet.
It’s spacious, collapsible, and designed to suit any parent’s needs. It’s a great gift for someone who’s always on the go and needs to be prepared for the inevitable.
4-in-1 Convertible Baby Diaper Bag - Get Organized with Multi-Purpose Travel Baby Bag - Includes Bassinet & Changing Pad - Lightweight Design Wears 4 Ways - Spacious Interior - 19.6 x 10.2 Inches
Makes changing diapers on the go easy.
Newborn’s nails grow super-quick. To avoid scratching and possible self-injury, parents have to clip and file them on the regular. Babies aren’t really fond of manicures, either, so most parents have to quickly do it while they’re asleep.
That’s where bblüv Trimö Electric Nail Clippers come in! This revolutionary invention makes nail clipping easy and painless for both baby and mom or dad. They’re also safe to use, even when baby wiggles around. It also has a two-speed switch, so it can be as gentle as possible.
It makes a perfect gift for new parents who are struggling with baby manicures.
bblüv - Trimö - Electric Nail Clippers for Newborn Baby and Toddler (0 to 12 Months+) with 2 Speed Switch, Gentle and Quiet Fingernail and Toenail Clippers, Carrying Case Included
The safest, gentlest way to clip a newborn's nails.
A Collapsible Bathtub
For those who have limited bathroom space, fitting all that newborn stuff in there can be a challenge. Many parents have to get creative and install new racks, hanging hooks, and much more.
This awesome collapsible bathtub from Stokke is the ultimate solution! In addition to being collapsible, and therefore, easy to store, it’s also lightweight and portable. The nonslip base and heat-sensitive plug mean baby will always be comfortable and safe.
Stokke Flexi Bath X-Large, Transparent Blue - Spacious Foldable Baby Bathtub - Lightweight & Easy to Store - Convenient to Use at Home or Traveling - Best for Ages 0-6
No more worries about the lack of bathroom space.
Car Backseat Mirror
Once a baby is neatly tucked in her car seat, it’s still important that you can see her while driving. Since turning around isn’t safe, a backseat mirror is the perfect solution! It allows you to keep your eyes on the road, but still safely glance at your baby.
Many new parents struggle to get absolutely everything on their list, so they’re sure to thank you for a backseat mirror. This shatterproof mirror from So Peep is extra-large, convenient, and easy to install.
Engineered from extremely durable and safe materials, it will stay in place during even the bumpiest rides.
Shatterproof Baby Backseat Mirror for Car - View Infant in Rear Facing Car Seat - Newborn Safety With Secure Crash Tested Headrest Double-Strap - Essential Car Seat Accessories
Check on baby anytime while driving.
Honest Company Gift Set
This carefully designed gift set from the award-winning Honest company is perfect for new parents. It includes all the newborn necessities they’ll need. From diapers and baby wipes to gentle body wash and body lotion, there’s everything new parents will constantly feel like they’re out of.
Shopping Cart Cover
With a new baby, every shopping experience is bound to be different. But, gone are the days of pushing a stroller and a shopping cart, thanks to inventions like the Shopping Cart Cover! Anyone who’s expecting a baby will definitely be grateful to receive this as a gift.
Made of 100% cotton, it’s soft, reversible, and machine-washable. Easy peasy!
Shopping Cart Cover for Baby Cotton High Chair Cover, Reversible, Machine Washable for Infant, Toddler, Boy or Girl Large (Grey Arrow Print)
So you don't have to push a cart and a stroller.
Hanging Diaper Caddy
If you know any parents who don’t have enough space for a dresser, changing table, diaper storage, this Hanging Diaper Caddy will change their life!
It’s compact and sturdy, with numerous compartments to keep all the essentials in one place. The two strong hooks mean it can literally be placed anywhere. They can even take it along when traveling!
Cradle Star Hanging Diaper Caddy - Changing Table Organizer / Diaper Organizer for Nursery - Baby Essentials - Diaper Storage Organizer with Multiple Pockets - Gray - 17x9x9 inches
The best diaper-storage solution for those with limited space.
Many new parents struggle to find the right place for baby to nap during the day. Baby nests were designed to solve this problem. The famous DockATot is unique, though. Its intent is to “reinvent the womb,” and mimic that soft, cozy feeling.
It’s also perfect for tummy time and other activities when baby is strengthening her upper body. It’s easy to clean and travel with, which are just two more reasons you should get one for the new parents in your life.
DockATot Deluxe+ Dock - The All in One Portable & Lightweight Baby Lounger - Suitable from 0-8 Months (Pristine White)
The day-sleeper for newborns.
Every new parent knows the struggles of sleeping through the night. When SwaddleMe came out with its unique designs, many people reported improvements in their children’s sleeping patterns. That’s why getting the new parents in your life a set of three will make an amazing gift!
They come in three stages, depending on the age of the baby. They’re soft and will comfort even the fussiest of babies. You can’t go wrong with this one!
SwaddleMe Original Swaddle – Size Small, 0-3 Months, 3-Pack (Coral Days)
Keeps baby tucked in for sweet dreams.
Monthly Milestone Blanket
Many new parents love to highlight each monthly milestone until baby’s first birthday. This beautiful blanket makes the perfect gift, so they can take memorable photos to cherish forever.
Made of 100% organic, muslin cotton, it’s hypoallergenic and safe for all skin types. It’s also generously sized, so baby won’t outgrow it too quickly.
Organic Baby Monthly Milestone Blanket - Baby Boy Milestone Blanket with Month Marker - Baby Bear Months Blanket, 1-12 Months Milestones, Woodland Nursery, Mountain, 47”x47”
For those memorable milestones.
A Baby Carrier
Not everyone loves pushing a stroller all the time, nor is it always convenient. That’s where a baby carrier comes in! This perfect invention allows parents to get back into their daily routine, while keeping baby with them at all times.
The Ergobaby 360 All-Position Baby Carrier makes the perfect gift for any new parents in your life because it will make their lives so much easier. With lumbar padding and shoulder-strap support, it’s super-comfortable, and makes carrying easy and efficient.
It also allows for different positions, including inward, front-out, hip, or back, depending on baby’s age. It holds up to 45 pounds, and even features a UPF hood for sun protection or privacy when breastfeeding.
Ergobaby 360 All-Position Baby Carrier with Lumbar Support (12-45 Pounds), Pure Black
Supports all carrying positions.
Help new parents calm baby down with this cute Myla the Monkey baby soother from VTech. It plays five calming melodies and five soft ambient sounds (including white noise) designed to soothe baby to sleep.
The monkey’s cheeks also have a soft light that glows in the dark in case baby wakes up distressed in the middle of the night.
VTech BC8211 Myla The Monkey Baby Sleep Soother with a White Noise Sound Machine Featuring 5 Soft Ambient Sounds, 5 Calming Melodies & Soft-Glow Night Light
Lulls baby to sleep with soft sounds and music.
A baby thermometer is essential for every new parent’s toolbox, and this amazing iHealth No-Touch model is perfect! It has the latest technology and three ultra-sensitive sensors that make temperature readings fast and accurate.
Your recipients will undoubtedly use it again and again. It works on adults too, so they won’t have to get a second one for themselves.
iHealth No-Touch Forehead Thermometer, Digital Infrared Thermometer for Adults and Kids, Touchless Baby Thermometer with 3 Ultra-Sensitive Sensors, Large LED Display and Gentle Vibration Alert (PT3)
The ultimate no-touch thermometer.
Diaper Waste Bin
Disposing of diapers can be a messy, smelly job no parent looks forward to. Luckily, brands like Ubbi are changing the game with amazing new products like the Steel Odor Locking Diaper Waste Bin. It doesn’t require any special bags or inserts and holds up to 55 diapers.
It’s simple to use and locks in those foul odors. It also has a childproof lock system to keep little ones’ fingers safe.
Ubbi Steel Odor Locking, No Special Bag Required Money Saving, Awards-Winning, Modern Design Registry Must-Have Diaper Pail, Gray
A stylish way to dispose of smelly diapers.
Meal Subscription Box
Not all of the gifts have to be for the baby. With a newborn in the house, cooking, grocery shopping, and other household chores fall way down on the list of priorities. So, consider getting the new parents in your life a meal subscription. They’ll be so thankful you did!
From chef-designed Blue Apron to plant-based Purple Carrot, there are plenty of options to choose from. Check out our favorites if you want to explore further—there’s something for every dietary restriction or budget.
New parents need all the help they can get! These awesome gifts are bound to make each and every one of them happy and grateful.