NYC Expecting Parent Resource Guide

Here are some of our top go-to resources for everything expecting parents may need.....

Baby registry:

  • Baby List: Allows you to put anything onto a baby list from any store

Maternity Clothes:

  • Slacks & Co - chic European brand sold online and in some maternity stores in the US. Well-made business casual and casual attire. 
  • H&M Maternity Wear- from classic tees to trendy dresses, plus everything at a great price.

Baby Gear Shops:

  • Giggles for the stylish family. Everything from furniture, clothes and toys. Makes you want to be a baby again!

  • Babesta for the hipster cool city babies and kids. Carrying gear, clothing and furniture.
  • Buy Buy Baby great selection on everything for baby. Plus, you can use your Bed Bath & Beyond 20% coupons there as well and return unwanted items at any Bed Bath Beyond store.

  • Babies R Us if you want to go to a store to push a stroller around

Product Reviews:

  • Lucies' List - Great baby gear guides written by mamas 
  • Baby Gear Lab - Very user-friendly baby gear reviews (in chart form!). Each review is done on the same dozen or so criteria, which makes comparison easy.  

Nursing Supplies and Support:

Baby Skin Products: 

  • Babo Botanicals offers ultra moisturizing products for babies with eczema. We love their sunscreen sticks!

  • Acure offers ph balanced, paraben-, sulfate= and dye-free products. Their 4-in-1 products (hand soap, shampoo, body wash & bubble bath) eliminate need for extra products. 

  • Everyone Baby made by our favorite EO Product company extends their great products for our most delicate family member.

Maternity Leave Workouts and Mommy Groups:

  • Fit4Moms: Group aerobic / barre classes, most of which are baby / toddler-friendly

Pelvic Floor Restoration:

Charles Ascher-Walsh/Heather Isola

5 East 98th Street, 2nd floor

NY,NY 10029


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Let us know if there are other great resources you have found that we should share with parents!