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The 7 Things You Actually Need For Baby's First Night Home

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The staggering amount of baby gear that's out there can bring even the most organized, well-prepared, type A mom to tears. It's a lot to process, and the decisions are endless! If you're reaching the end of your pregnancy and find yourself addicted to tracking the progress of your custom crib's delivery or simply can't commit to stroller A, B, or C, we're here to tell you: relax!

Your first day at home with your newborn is going to be a totally surreal experience, and while it's great to be ready for anything, the reality is, they're not doing much more than eating, sleeping, probably some crying . . . and yes, pooping. Here are the essentials that you really, truly need to have on day one.

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