What to pack in your hospital bag

For the Mama

  • ID, insurance card, cash
  • Favorite snacks
  • Nursing cover
  • Your own pillow
  • Sleepwear
  • Comfy clothes for the daytime (2-3 days worth)
    • Loose pants/shorts/capris
    • Zip ups, t-shirts and loose tanks
  • Nursing bra(s)
  • Stretchy bra(s)
  • Undies & socks (undies that you don’t care about- they might get stained)
  • Slip on shoes/slippers
  • Outfit to wear home

Toiletries

  • Toothbrush/toothpaste
  • Contact case & solution/glasses
  • Deodorant
  • Face wash & face lotion
  • Makeup
  • Hair stuff
    • Gel
    • Rubber bands
    • Headbands
    • Hair dryer/straightener
  • Razor
  • Breast pads

Entertainment/Electronics

  • Phone & charger
  • Computer & charger
  • Camera, charger, & USB cord
  • DVDs
  • Bible & Journa

For the Baby

  • 1-2 Blankets
  • 2-3 Outfits/hats/socks
  • Baby book for hand and foot prints
  • Boppy/Nursing Pillow
  • Car seat