What Do I Put in My Hospital Bag?

You’re about to embark on one of the biggest journeys life has to offer...giving birth and becoming a first time mommy! You’ve read all the books and are so prepared…but like on any unexpected journey you ask yourself - what the hell do I bring with me?

That’s where we come in and help. Here’s a checklist for your hospital bag!

Chic-A-Boo Diaper Bag


  • Hospital Paperwork/ID
  • Birth Plan
  • Bathrobe
  • Flip Flops
  • Socks/Slippers
  • Comfy Pillow/Blanket, whatever makes you feel comfortable
  • Body Lotion
  • Lip Balm
  • Ipad/Book/Magazines - whatever helps you to relax
  • Comfy Sleepwear (nightgown recommended)
  • Nursing essentials (Maternity Bra, Nursing Pads, Cream)
  • Disposable Underwear/XL Pads 
  • Toiletries
  • Phone and Charger
  • Change of Clothes
  • First Baby Outfit (bodysuit, socks, hat)
  • Pacifiers 
  • Snacks
    Hospital Bag Checklist | Chic-A-Boo