Congrats mama, you’ve made it to the final s-t-r-e-t-c-h! Giving birth can be a little overwhelming, so you’ll want to be as prepared as possible. Leaving packing your hospital bag till after your waters break- not ideal! Breathe easy, we’ve got your hospital bag essentials all in one easy list, to ensure you’re prepped to push… and ready to pop!
Mama’s Hospital Bag Essentials
o A rough birthing plan, although nothings set in stone it’s nice to have a rough plan of action, which pain meds would you ideally want, who do you want in the room,. These things might change, but it’s good to have something in mind.
o Slippers, easy to just pop on around the ward
o Cotton socks, there’s no chance to back out… don’t go getting cold feet
o Pillows, make yourself feel at home
o Wet wipes to freshen up
o mama mio’s Hospital Bag Skincare Essentials bundle! With a Keep Calm Nipple Balm to support and protect sore nipples post-birth (perfect if you’re breastfeeding) and the Megamama Shower Milk to moisturise and soothe your skin, ideal for that first shower after giving birth.