5 Must-Have Accessories That New Moms Will Actually Use—All From Walmart
After baby arrives, these products will become her must-have accessories.
Sorting through the thousands of products for new moms and babies can be hard work and unfamiliar territory, since you’re probably shopping for things you’ve never had to use before. Browsing for the best breast pumps, strollers, nipple creams, and diaper bags—the list goes on—can be overwhelming, but consider it important research to find everything you’ll need for a brand new person.
Whether you’re an expecting mom scouring sites to find items for your baby registry or a friend shopping for the first-time moms in your life, Walmart should be on your shortlist. It’s a one-stop shop for all things baby and new mom—with plenty of newborn essentials and accessories to make breastfeeding easier. And if you’re an expecting mom who hasn’t selected a baby registry site yet, Walmart’s baby registry is super simple to use with the ability to create a personalized lists of items that you can access from both a desktop and the Walmart smartphone app.
While Walmart has more than 1,000 items to shop for babies and news moms, including some of our favorite baby brands like BabyBjorn, Owlet, and Jujube, we’ve made it easier by selecting a few items you have to check off your shopping or registry list. Recommendations from other new moms are truly blessings in disguise, but if you’re still wondering what to register for (or give as a gift), we’ve rounded up five must-have breastfeeding and baby items to shop for new moms at Walmart now.
Evenflo Advanced Double Electric Breast Pump
When you need a hospital-strength breast pump for everyday use, the Evenflo is your best bet. It’s equipped with a quiet “hush” motor allows for discreet pumping while on the go, and the speed and suction controls are made to mimic a baby’s nursing behavior as well as trigger milk letdowns. Along with the pump unit, adapter, and other accessories, two five-ounce milk collection bottles, two 24.5-mm flange inserts, and two 28-mm flange inserts are included in this set.
To buy: $75; walmart.com.
Original Boppy Nursing Pillow and Positioner Sketch Slate
A must-have, the Bobby pillow helps to provide instant relief during nursing or feeding as the pillow helps take the stress off your arms and back while the baby is resting in a more ergonomic position. While it’s known to be used as a nursing pillow, you can also use it as the baby grows older first with tummy time and then for support as they learn how to sit on their own.
To buy: $12; walmart.com.
Lansinoh Lanolin Nipple Cream for Breastfeeding
With more than 1,000 positive reviews, new moms swear by this nipple cream that helps soothe sore nipples. It’s tested and safe for babies too, so you don’t have to worry about cleaning it off before a feeding.
To buy: $8; walmart.com.
Urbini Omni Plus 3-in-1 Travel System
There’s nothing better than having an easy-to-use stroller when duty calls, but you need to bring the babe along. This stroller is the ultimate all-in-one travel system that you can use during each stage of a baby’s life. Use the lightweight infant seat as a carrier or in the car, the full reclining seat that converts to carriage mode for mid-day naps during a stroll, the parent-facing mode to keep watch, and the forward-facing mode for toddlers to interact with the world.
To buy: $169; walmart.com.
Lansinoh Simple Wishes Hands-Free Pumping Bra
As the ultimate multi-tasker, not only does this bra free up your hands during pumping, it also helps improve suction and creates a better seal for your pump flanges. It works with any breast pump too and includes a 10-inch adjustable back panel for a better fit.
To buy: $35; walmart.com.