All babies spit up, but why should moms end up wearing it? The Burp Catcher was the ingenious idea of mother-of-three and journalist, Margaret Pressler who tired of cleaning the substance off of herself and the floor.

Since an infant has an immature digestive system and a short esophagus, spill over is a natural occurrence. I used the fleece pocketed burper with my son and beyond it catching lil messes, the soft fabric was gentle on his sensitive skin. Priced at $12, it is available with pink, blue, or green trim and comes in a mesh bag.