The Only Things You Actually Need To Bring Your Kid Home From The Hospital

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Here’s the best advice you’ll get about what you do and don’t need to comfortably host a tiny little new family member: If you’re not sure whether or not you need it, wait a week or so. Really, all you need are a few changes of newborn clothing, an infant car seat for the car, a crib or co-sleeper, one million diapers and 2 million wet wipes. Also, maybe some ear plugs if the kid seems finicky. Just about everything else can wait, but here’s a crowd-sourced listfrom the overly-analytical types at StackExchange.

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