By Hali Shipon – This post contains affiliate links
There is only one thing better than a newborn baby — that special bundle of joy — and that is a fabulous Welcome Baby Bassinet gift basket or a wonderful Baby Necessities Gift Bag. Both of these delightful packages include many of the items needed to tend to the newborn infant. Both Newborn Baby Gift Baskets are available through online providers.
The popularity of gift baskets has exploded over the last year, but as with all service providers, there are good and bad. It is essential that you choose someone who will take time and trouble to make your gift basket absolutely adorable. It is equally essential to make sure that the service provider delivers the item in a timely manner.
As a first time mother, the joy of a newborn can sometimes turn to terror, when one realizes that you — and you alone — are responsible for this tiny helpless creature that depends upon you for absolutely everything. A Baby Necessities Gift Bag would go a long way to relieve this feeling, since it contains most of the really essential things a new mother needs. The beauty of this gift is that it means the new mom does not have to trek to the store, or stand in line. When sending one of these super gift baskets, you are also giving the new mom something invaluable, and that is extra time with her baby. What a fabulous idea!A trip to any baby store these days is likely to leave you feeling somewhat overwhelmed, whether you are pregnant, or not. The shelves are tightly packed, floor to ceiling, there are not five strollers to choose from, there are five hundred, all offering different styles and gadgets. Some with three wheels, some with four.
And talking nappies, well, you can select disposable nappies in about twenty sizes, and add to global pollution, or you can choose washable cotton terry nappies which you have to wash and sterilize after use, then re-use. As good as this sounds, it does involve much time in the preparation and cleaning of the soiled nappies, before re-use.
After having a baby, it is wonderful to receive the usual “Welcome Baby” cards, cakes and flowers, but how much better to receive a well thought out Gift Basket, beautifully arranged, and overflowing with useful and helpful baby items.
A baby needs so much, that it is easy to forget something essential. A Baby Necessities Gift Bag contains many items such as a gel teether, baby comb and hair brush, a baby manicure set and a beautiful three piece washcloth set.
As well as the essentials, every baby needs some goodies too. So keep your eyes open for the better type of Newborn Baby Gift Baskets which contain items like a furry bear, or a rubber duck to make bath time more interesting for mum and baby.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Hali Shipon is President of MissGift an online resource for unique and gourmet gift baskets for every occasion. To shop this wide array of gifts visit: