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Finding the right pushchair for your baby is one of the most important decisions you'll make. You'll use it daily, and your little one will spend a lot of time in there, so it's crucial to find one that suits your lifestyle and preferences. Here are some factors to consider:

  1. Type of Pushchair: There are various types of prams, including traditional prams, travel systems, and lightweight strollers. Consider your needs and how you plan to use it. A travel system, for instance, can be versatile as it includes both a pram and a car seat.
  2. Size and Portability: Think about your living space and whether the pushchair can fit comfortably. All of our pushchair reviews include accurate dimensions to help work this out.
  3. Safety Features: When choosing a pram, look for prams with safety features like a 5-point harness, brakes, and a secure canopy to protect your baby from the elements.

Head here for our top ten pushchairs.

When choosing a car seat, you’ll want to read our ultimate guide to car seat safety. Car seats are categorised into groups based on the child's age and weight. Ensure you choose one that is appropriate for your baby's size. Head here for more on how to choose the right sized car seat.

Make sure you understand how to install the car seat correctly. Some seats come with a base that stays in the car, while others can be secured with seat belts. Proper installation is crucial for your baby's safety. Look for car seats that meet safety standards and have been crash-tested. Head here for the car seat law changes you need to know.

Check out our top ten newborn car seats.

Feeding your baby is a significant part of parenting, and having the right essentials can make the process more comfortable. Here's some things you’ll need to consider:

  1. Breast Pump: If breastfeeding, you’ll want the best nursing bra, breast pump, and nipple creams. Check out this guide to choosing the right breast pump.
  2. Bottles: Choose bottles that are easy to clean and sterilise. Or, invest in a simple bottle set with everything you’ll need.
  3. Feeding Accessories: Don't forget to have essential feeding accessories like bibs, burp cloths, and a comfortable feeding chair or pillow.
  4. Storage and Sterilisation: Consider how you will store breast milk or formula and how you'll sterilise bottles and other feeding equipment. Here’s everything you’ll need to harvest your colostrum when getting started.

When you’re settling into life as a new parent, or waiting to welcome your little one into the world, there can seem like an endless list of things to think about! To make your life easier, we’ve put together helpful printable checklists and templates where for you to tick your way through parenting:

  1. Maternity checklists
  2. Birth plan template
  3. Newborn checklist
  4. Hospital Checklist
  5. Contraction Log