Basic Baby Essentials You Truly Need

Basic Baby Essentials You Truly Need

Let’s be honest… You don’t really need a lot when it comes to having a baby! But there are some basic essentials. Today I’m showing you the real basic things that you need for baby. Which will allow you to have a baby at any budget!

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  1. Counseling Mom on March 28, 2022 at 5:38 pm

    There was a question in a large mom group: buttons vs zippers and it was 50/50.

  2. Amanda B on March 28, 2022 at 5:39 pm

    Love your videos! 💕 I’ll be so interested to know what your transition is like from the snoo to the crib because of the lack of motion.

  3. Abigail Jones on March 28, 2022 at 5:41 pm

    I got my crib in basically perfect condition on fb market place it’s originally 500 we got it for 150 did have a changing table an drawers attached

  4. Katerina Ilievska on March 28, 2022 at 5:41 pm

    Why would I need a basinet if I have a crib?

  5. Erika Moulton on March 28, 2022 at 5:42 pm

    We plan on renting the Snoo with our second baby 🙏🏼❤️

  6. Mima D on March 28, 2022 at 5:44 pm

    When I was pregnant with my son, I remember my mum walking into the nursery and saying to me, "When I had you, everything fit into your bassinet". It’s true, you don’t need everything under the sun!

  7. Jenna Lovejoy on March 28, 2022 at 5:44 pm

    This is one of the most realistic lists I’ve seen. Thanks for your tips. I’m expecting baby #3 and still like to get ideas from other moms. It helps filter unnecessary purchases. ❤️

  8. Christin Abdullah on March 28, 2022 at 5:46 pm

    Love your channel!y husband and I are starting to family plan so this is super helpful 💕

  9. Stephanie Hajal on March 28, 2022 at 5:51 pm

    YES, LOVE ZIPPERS💗 They are so much more practical than snaps. I recently uploaded a video about baby essentials as well. Like you said, babies don’t have to be expensive. Thank you for sharing a realistic video to help new parents!

  10. dawn for life in Switzerland on March 28, 2022 at 5:51 pm

    I’m trying to keep things super minimal and I am happy to see your experience. I would add a baby carrier to this and as for diapers, a good way to save money and the environment is cloth diapering.

    I was rather intimidated but been reading up on it and especially first six months, you can throw poo and pee in the washer 😊 I’m considering all in one cloth diapers. ☺️

  11. Rae Newnham on March 28, 2022 at 5:51 pm

    Diapers aren’t even a necessity 😊. There’s a “method” called elimination communication where parents pay attention to baby’s queues and offer them a potty to go when they need to. It’s what people use in parts of the world where diapers aren’t available. Just thought I’d share this since many people aren’t aware about this

  12. cindy thaing on March 28, 2022 at 5:56 pm

    A diaper bag.

  13. Christina Fernandez on March 28, 2022 at 6:00 pm

    Something that has been so nice to have that it’s practically an essential in my household at least has been the newborn Boppy lounger. Game changer! My baby is just over 2 mos & it’s so nice to have somewhere to put him when I’m getting settled or when I have to run to the bathroom. To be honest, now that he’s a bit older, we let him sleep in it, but ONLY under constant supervision. Like we’re literally right next to him & we’re awake. It’s nice because he has reflux, so I can’t always place him flat in our pack n play or he’ll spit up, which is no fun.

  14. Hannah Merryman on March 28, 2022 at 6:03 pm

    This video is coming at the perfect time for me! I have been working on researching items to put on our registry for our baby due in February.

  15. Albright Family Vlogs on March 28, 2022 at 6:07 pm

    Love your videos marissa! 🥰

  16. Mia Peralta on March 28, 2022 at 6:10 pm

    I totally agree you dont need a lot only the essentials. If I may ask, would you be interested in a collaboration or having us sponsor you for an upcoming Amazon campaign?

  17. Lori & Family on March 28, 2022 at 6:10 pm

    That is so true about all the baby essentials! Love the diaper party idea we actually had the raffle for my baby shower!!

  18. Cats Pjs on March 28, 2022 at 6:10 pm

    Cloth diaper police in full force in the comments lol. To each their own moms and dads.

  19. Tulani Graham on March 28, 2022 at 6:11 pm

    Cloth diapers aren’t gross plus you deal with poo no matter what as a mom from all the poo splosions atleast with cloth your already set up with how to deal with it but poosplosions happen randomly and gets on everything. My last daughter hasn’t had 1 since being in cloth vs my previous 6 who all have. My only regret is not starting with my first

  20. Little House On Purpose on March 28, 2022 at 6:12 pm

    Awesome, perfect timing. I’m 37 weeks today!

  21. Marie on March 28, 2022 at 6:24 pm

    Starts at 2:30

  22. Matillian on March 28, 2022 at 6:27 pm

    I thought I couldn’t deal with poo in cloth diapers but it isn’t as bad as I thought, I got a few of them to try out.

  23. Tulani Graham on March 28, 2022 at 6:27 pm

    Hated the Velcro swaddles

  24. Stephanie Mendez on March 28, 2022 at 6:27 pm

    Regarding the sleepers, I was having a hard time finding affordable ones in my area (and now I feel dumb because I must have just missed them when I went to those stores) but I finally found them, and a bunch at that. The sleepers with built in socks, fold over cuff, AND inverted zipper are at Walmart for $5.44 each and at Target in a 3pack for $12.99. I noticed only the NB and 0-3 come with the fold over cuff (because mittens get lost). But I’m case anyone is as lost as I was I hope this helps!

  25. H M on March 28, 2022 at 6:28 pm

    Just because you budget on baby items doesn’t mean you’ll be able to become a stay at home mom. Unfortunately it’s not that easy. And I’m sorry but having a baby, especially for the first time, is expensive for anyone. Even if you budget. You’re literally adding a new member to your family. That includes baby’s needs, health insurance, hospital bills, doctors visits, etc.

  26. Nina S on March 28, 2022 at 6:29 pm

    Legit! Food, bed, clothes, diapers. Boom! 🙌🏻😊

  27. Mona E on March 28, 2022 at 6:31 pm

    When it comes to diapers I would recommend getting from costco or Sam’s club. A box of 196 size 1 diapers is 25 dollars and they’re great. Compared to boxes of Pampers or huggies it’s a fraction of the price.

  28. Mona E on March 28, 2022 at 6:32 pm

    Also I wouldn’t bother with newborn clothes i never bought any for my baby. I put her in 0-3 months from birth and it wasnt too big but it had some room for her to grow into.

  29. Funtube Studios on March 28, 2022 at 6:34 pm

    I wanted to see my singing monster what is this shit

  30. Gayathri Kotha Venkata on March 28, 2022 at 6:36 pm

    We rented snoo for two months and unfortunately it dint work for us. Had to return it

  31. Teneisha Nicole on March 28, 2022 at 6:38 pm

    Love your videos! Thank you for sharing this helps a ton❤️