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FURNITURE AND TEXTILESAdvice on what is needed for babies in small apartments: http://bit.ly/hR3nAT
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Stroller2011 Baby Jogger City Mini + Bassinet300TJ's The Kiddies Store (4th/Macdonald)
Babies R Us (Broadway/Oak)
Baby On Board (Richmond Centre)
PURCHASED
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Car seatMaxi-Cosi Mico0Borrowed from a friend
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Crib/bassinet/cradle/baby bedMorigeau drop down$50SecondhandDropdowns are legal in Canada, yo
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Bedding
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min. reqt’s: two fitted sheets (pillow cases often fit mattresses)
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two waterproof (square) pads to fit under the baby’s diaper area
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two baby-sized warm blankets or quiltsMade by Mom!n/a
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2-3 swaddling blankets, 42” squareMade by Mom!n/a
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MattressMoonlight Slumber mattress$200+Baby Pops in Red Deer AB
http://www.baby-pops.com/component/option,com_alphacontent/section,26/cat,66/Itemid,40/

http://smartmomma.com/Moonlight-Slumber-Starlight-Support-Supreme-Crib-Mattress-All-Foam-with-Visco-p-19440.html
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Soft front-carrier or sling Beco Gemini in Paige design150PURCHASED
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BathtubPuj Tub$40TJs, Crocodile Baby or Hip BabyPURCHASED
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Changing Tablen/an/an/aDecided against - survey respondents said a change table was not a good idea, plus we don't have any room
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Changing Table padBebe-Jou change pad: 72x44cm / 27" x 17"$38Crocodile Baby
http://www.crocodilebaby.com/p-638-bebe-jou-change-pad.aspx
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Bouncer (Infant Seat)Baby Bjorn bouncer$199TJs, Crocodile Baby, or CraigslistPURCHASED
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CLOTHING
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- 6 snap or tie-front shirts, or pullover shirts that snap at the crotchthese are all good baby shower/gift items***We probably owned only like 30% of these items, since our baby was born in summer and basically wore 3 onesies in rotation for about 3 months straight
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- 3 one-piece coveralls or nightgowns (sleepers or stretch suits)
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- 5 one-piece footed sleepers
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- 2-3 stretchy pull on pants
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- 4-6 t-shirts with shoulder snaps
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- Two sweaters or light jackets
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- One hat for use indoors during the first few days
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- One hat for outdoors (sun hat)
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- One warm outfit for outdoors
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- 4-8 pairs of booties or socks
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- Four Velcro-fastening diaper covers or plastic pants
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- Two to four dozen cloth diapers and a diaper pail, unless planning to use a diaper service, or at least 80 newborn-size disposable diapers
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- Burp cloths
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- Two hooded baby bath towels
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- Two baby washcloths
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HEALTH SUPPLIES
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- Blunt fingernail scissorsSafety 1st Steady Grip Nail Clippers$4.99TJ's KidsPURCHASED
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- Thermometer for taking baby’s temperatureSafety 1st Hospital's Choice 10-Second Digital Thermometer or Vicks Baby Rectal Thermometer$20.99; unknownSafety 1st: Babies R Us
Vicks: unknown (maybe Shoppers?)
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- Diaper-rash ointment (without vitamin E/fragrance)BarriereLondon Drugs; Babies R Us
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- Baby wipes (without vitamin E/fragrance) Jackson Reece or Aleva Naturals wipes; or just soft reusable washcloths with a soap/water solution and a warmer (Piccolo Bambino cloths/Prince Lionheart warmer)JR: $4.99 x 72pk
AN: $12.99 x 216
PB washcloths: $6.99 for 12
PL warmer: $49.99
Babies R Us (JR,AN,PB)
London Drugs (JR,AN)
TJ's Kids (AN, PB, PL)
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- Breast pumpMedela Freestyle Breastpump - with BPA-Free Bottles$399.99TJs/Babies R Us5 star ratings everywhere: it's the pump hospitals recommend
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- Breastfeeding holder/platform thingMy Brest Friend Nursing Pillow$60TJ's Kids ($60)
Crocodile Baby ($75)
Available for ~half price on craigslist
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FEEDING SUPPLIES
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- At least 3 well-fitting, comfortable nursing bras (fitted by store clerk)
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- Nursing pads to fit inside her bra (commercially available or can make own from 6 layers of cotton flannel cut into 4-5 inch rounds and sewn together)
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- Supplies needed if she will feed her baby formula
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- Formula if she will not breastfeed
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- 8-12 bottles with nipples and caps
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- Nipple brush, for brushing nipples
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OPTIONAL (i.e. not necessarily required)
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- baby bookPURCHASED
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- MobileREQUIRES RESEARCH
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- Baby swingREQUIRES RESEARCH
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- Pacifiers
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- Baby monitorAngelCare monitor$159.99Toys R Us/Craigslist
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- Soothing heartbeat sounds (MP3s)Found a free app
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- Toys
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- Books on baby care etc (Canadian Baby Book)PURCHASED
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Advice on what is needed for babies in small apartments:
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http://www.apartmenttherapy.com/ny/9-month-cure/9-month-cure-what-you-really-need-009754
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