Our Favorite Things

Pregnancy products we love: 

Comfy bras: Target Gillian O’Malley Maternity and nursing bras (especially the racerback), stock up on a few and use when you’re nursing too!

Quick meals: Trader Joes frozen Pizzas (especially the Organic Sicillian Pizza), Ralph’s Frozen Pizzas (especially the Margherita Pizza), Complete Salads in a bag, Amy’s Frozen Meals found at Target, Ralph’s and health food stores

Tummy Band

Preggie Pops for nausea

Sea Bands for nausea

 

Hospital Bag stuff we love: 

Healthy Snacks: Oranges, Bananas, Apples, Cliff Bars, Chocolate Mint Builder Bars, Granola Bars, Pellegrino Water, Vitamin Water, Coconut Water 

Comfy Pillow

 

Post Partum stuff we love: 

Coolies”, cooling Nursing Pads, or soothing gel pads.

Pajama sets that button down the front to make nursing easier(especially Gillian O’Malley Pajama Sets at Target)

Essential Oils: DoTerra Oils: On drop of each of these on the inner leg near pelvic floor but never on the genitals: Frankincense, Lavender, Tea Tree Oil/Melaleuca Oil (email our mom, Julia, for a discount on oils! juliafoley@live.com Tell her The New Mom Show sent you!)

Butt Spray for vaginal pain

Tucks Pads for hemorrhoids 

Witch Hazel for hemorrhoids or as a toner for the face

 

Feel Good stuff we love for Mama Care: 

Bentonite Clay and Dr. Bragg’s Apple Cider Vinegar for a face mask: 1TBSP of each

Almond Oil and Lavender Essential Oil as a moisturizer at night ( a palm full of almond oil as a base oil with one drop of lavender oil to mix and rub all over the face and neck)

Almond and Milk Hand Cream by Burts Bees 

Coconut Oil as a moisturizer for the whole Body (except never on the genitals). Also rub the oil in your clean hands to warm up the oil and then apply to face and then wipe off the oil as a gentle exfoliator, and then maybe a little more coconut oil to finish off as a moisturizer.

 

Feel Good stuff we love for Baby Care: 

Babyganics shampoo and wash

Coconut oil for cradle cap

Seventh Generation Diapers

Seventh Generation Free and Clear Hands and face wipes

Burt’s Bees Nourishing Lotion

Burt’s Bees Diaper Rash Cream