Checklist for travelling with baby

vehicle-69771_1280Traveling with a baby can be quite complicated and hectic.

This however does not have to be the case always when you traveling with your baby.

Prior and proper planning as well as packing can go a long way in helping you ease your traveling.

In this article, we are going to look at checklist for traveling with baby.

  1. Diapers

You need to have enough diapers with you while you are traveling.

To be on the safe side, pack one diaper for each hour you are on transit.

It is also advisable to pack a few more in your carry-on bag just in case of any unforeseeable emergency.

  1. Changing pad

It is very advisable to have a diaper changing pad with you to use while traveling.

Many diaper bags come with one but in case yours do not have, it is advisable to purchase the disposable pads either at a supermarket or a bay store.

  1. Plastic storage bags

These storage bags will come in handy when you will need to store dirty clothes or even soiled diapers.

  1. Snacks for both you and babychristmas-cookies-1051884_1920

You need to have some snacks for you to munch on. This will help you keep your energy and sugar levels at check in case of any delays during your trip.

The baby will also not be starved and this will save you baby tantrums and hunger crie.

  1. Formula milk, water and even juice

Of late mothers are advised to carry with them as much as baby food as they require.

This is to be able to feed the baby well during the period of time you will be traveling.

  1. Blankets

It is advisable to pack a few blankets to carry with you while traveling.

These will be used to cover the baby, shade your baby or even to cover yourself when nursing the baby.

  1. first-aid-908591_1920First-Aid kit

It is advisable to have a first aid kit with you while traveling.

This should contain pain relievers and supplies to treat minor injuries.

  1. Front carrier or a sling

This is a very good way of handling your baby while moving around during your travel.

This is a very good way of freeing your hands while at the same time doing other things.

  1. Collapsible stroller

A lightweight stroller will come in handy while you are travelling as it is easy to store.

You can put it at the boot of your car or even the overhead compartments on a plane or train.

 

Jose Potts