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Looking for the perfect Christmas gift for a new parent?

Here are 10 ideas that can really make a new parent’s life a little easier in the first year of parenthood.

More: 10 gift ideas for baby’s first Christmas

1. A backpack for outdoor adventures

When it comes to getting out and about with your baby, Puggle makes it easy! Their Adventure Nappy backpack helps active parents create memorable experiences with their new family.

Puggle Baby Backpack - Tell Me Baby

Whether it’s an afternoon at the park, a day at the beach, or a trip to the snow, their baby gear is for any escapade! The Puggle Adventure Nappy Backpack is a unisex design that’s great for both mums and dads.

It’s built for Aussie outdoor activities with a combination of clever specialised nappy storage and outdoor adventure brand styling.

You can find out more about the Puggle range of baby products and read Puggle reviews.

2. An easy start to solids

Babycook makes up to 4.7 cups of food in a sleek, patented countertop appliance that steam cooks, blends and reheats all-in-one, in 15 minutes or less. Refrigerate or freeze leftovers, then simply defrost and reheat right in Babycook.

Macaron Collection - BÉABA Babycook Solo Rose Gold

Steam cooking locks in vitamins and nutrients, a multi-purpose mixing blade provides just the right texture, the timer has an audible alert to tell you when meals are ready, and all of this with total one-handed operation.

This appliance is loaded with features that make any parent a ‘pro’ in baby food preparation.

Shop Babycook Solo Macaron Collection and read reviews on the Beaba Babycook.

3. Bellelis Snap & Extend®  Baby bodysuit extenders

Double the life of your baby’s bodysuits in a snap with baby bodysuit extender!

Bellelis Snap and Extend - Tell Me Baby

Using modern cloth nappies, raising a baby giraffe (or feel like it!) or stuck for a newborn gift idea?

New mums love Bellelis’ Snap and Extend. Check out the Bellelis website.

4. A breast pump for busy lives

The New Beginnings Single Electric Breast Pump was developed to help breastfeeding mothers stay ahead of their new busier lifestyle while ensuring their babies are receiving important, nourishing breast milk.

New Beginnings Single Electric Breast Pump - Tell Me Baby

It’s a comfortable, quiet, lightweight and extremely compact pump that fits snugly into your handbag, featuring a built-in USB rechargeable battery with two hours of battery life once fully charged.

It has been created with an anti-backflow design which keeps the breast milk completely separate from the pump pieces, helping with cleaning and ensuring the pump is always hygienic.

Read New Beginnings reviews.

5. A monitor for peace of mind from Owlet

The Owlet Smart Sock 2 provides a little help to parents for the hardest job in the world!

This clever baby monitor uses proven pulse oximetry technology to track an infant’s heart rate and oxygen levels.

Owlet Smart Sock 2 - Tell Me Baby

Using Bluetooth, the Smart Sock then sends this information to a base station which is designed to only notify you with lights and sounds if these levels fall out of range. Using Owlet’s app, you can also view real-time wellness data and receive direct notifications on your phone.

You can find out more about how the Owlet Smart Sock 2 can give new parents peace of mind.

6. Make cleaning clothing a breeze

New parents can spend more time with their bundle of joy and less time in the laundry, thanks to the clever Söka tub!

Soka Australia - Tell Me Baby

Spills and messes are inevitable with new bubs, but that doesn’t mean you need to spend hours cleaning up.

Soak and hand wash your baby’s delicate clothing separately in this genius tub, placed in your laundry’s sink.

This stylish, practical and versatile tub helps you to save water and detergent and makes soaking baby bibs, soiled outfits and delicate garments super easy!

Find out more about the innovative Söka tub.

7. An ergonomic carrier

The Baby Tula Free-To-Grow canvas “Confetti Dot” baby carrier is full of bright and happy coloured dots that together appear like confetti sprinkled across a black background.

Baby Tula Carrier

It’s a bold and playful carrier for the modern baby and parent!

Shop Baby Tula Free To Grow Baby Carrier and read Baby Tula Free To Grow Baby Carrier reviews.

8. A comfortable and practical nursing camisole

Nurse your little one in comfort anywhere you go with this ultra-comfortable nursing top from Medela.

Medela Nursing Camisole

Made from soft, stretchy, and breathable cotton fabric, this black nursing top has easy “open-and-close” clips that you can unhook and reattach one handed. It has a full drop cup, too, that makes breastfeeding your baby convenient and effortless

Buy the Medela Ultra Comfort Nursing Camisole.

9. A beautiful bamboo robe

New mums will be delighted with this gorgeous and luxuriously soft bamboo viscose robe!

ergoPouch Robe

It’s deal for the hospital bag (matchy newborn photo opp anyone?) and lounging at home and they won’t want to take this off.

Read ergoPouch reviews from other parents.

10. Gilly Goat Calm Baby Oil Bath Milk

New parents can enjoy a soothing bath with their baby with the Gilly Goat Calm Baby Oil Bath Milk.

Gilly Goat Calm Baby Oil Bath Milk 250ml bottle and packaging box

This all-natural bath product is made with goat’s milk and botanical oils for nourishment. It is enriched with Vitamin A and Vitamin E to keep your baby’s skin soft and smooth. Chamomile and lavender oils promote relaxation and calmness, leading to a deep sleep and a happy bub.

Buy Billy Goat Calm Baby Oil Bath Milk and read Billy Goat Calm Baby Oil Bath Milk reviews.

We hope these ideas give you some inspiration when you’re buying a gift for a new parent this Christmas!

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