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I don't know about you but I tend to find is hardest to get gifts for babies. That is why I took the time to find my favorite gift ideas for a newborn baby to make your holiday shopping easier in this holiday gift guide. For even more gift ideas see our other gift guides.
21 Amazingly Perfect Gift Ideas for a Newborn Baby
Ok, I am loving a few of these items! The Teach My Baby kit is one of my favorites I reviewed their Teach my Kindergartener one and LOVED IT! Another cute one if the sing bath at the end! Make sure to let me know which ideas are your favorites!
Teach My Baby – Teach My kits has a baby one that is perfect for teaching things like body parts, first word, numbers and more. They have it set up to do it in a fun way that your little one will want to learn! Things like blocks, finger puppets and more! One best multi-purpose baby gift ideas.
EskimoKids Faux Fur Hats – This is one a few of the great freebies on the list. These faux fur hats are adorable, and you can get one for free using coupon code FRUGALNAVYWIFE1 at check out. You just have to pay shipping and handling.
I love this “Winter Wonderland” Resin Music Box from Precious Moments is a great gift for room decor but can also grow with them.
Fisher-Price Brilliant Basics Stack & Roll Cups – My kids always loved this toy. We used to it help teach them numbers and color and they love stacking them which four their fine motor skills.
First 100 Words Book by Roger Priddy – Thi book was a gift to us with one of our kids and has been used ever since. It's a great way to sit on the couch, get some snuggles in and still have them learning. The more you read to your kids and just talk to them the faster they will learn to talk.
Handmade Nursing Necklace – These have been a lifesaver for my little ones. Once they start teething and gain that hand-eye coordination. They can grab and chew on it and play with it even if you aren't nursing. This is a lifesaver and makes one of the cutest great baby gift ideas.
Fisher-Price Brilliant Basics Chatter Telephone – This is a classic toy I had one in as a kid, and my little ones always love pretending to talk on the phone. Even now my two year old picks up the phone and says “Hello Grandma?” and then start telling her all about her day!
Babsy Board Books – Another great freebie! Get five free board books for your little one. Yes free! use coupon code FRUGALNAVYWIFE1 to get your freebies, just pay shipping and handling.
Baby Einstein Take Along Tunes Musical Toy – Another toy my kids love. They love how the light dance to the music and my now 4 year old out hold it to her ear like a phone and dance to it when she was younger.
7 Piece Burts Bees Better Bath Time Gift Basket – This is the perfect gift for just about anyone. Who wouldn't want to see their little one in this adorable robe? The basket also comes with a hooded towel, 2 wash clothes, shampoo, body wash, and lotion.
Nuby Icybite Hard/Soft Teething Keys – Every mom dreads the teething stage. It's the stage of drool, ear-piercing screams, cranky babies and REALLY no sleep. One item I found that seemed to help were these teething keys. I would put them in the freezer, and my kids would go to town on them. They have different color and textures which helped hold the kid's attention as well.
Baby Leg Warmers – The 3rd freebie on the list. Get five free pairs of baby leg warmers using coupon code FRUGALNAVYWIFE1 just pay shipping and handling. You can't beat free baby gift ideas!
Tea Brand Clothing – I had to add this clothing brand to the list especially if the baby you are shopping for a baby gift for is a girl. They have the most adorable dresses and they are very modest. My older girls still wear dresses from this company I love them! They have very cute boy clothes too!
Ziggy the Sloth Baby Natural Teether Toy by Pijio with Free Downloadable Coloring Book – Another great teething toy. This one is a lite like the Sofie the Graffie that was so popular but it's a sloth and in my opinion much more fun!
2 Free Pairs of Baby Shoes. Yes, another freebie! Grab two free pairs of shoes from many popular styles! Converse, anyone?! This is a $60 Value! Use Coupons Code FRUGALNAVYWIFE1
Summer Infant Pop N' Sit Portable Booster – This is a pop-up, take anywhere highchair. If you eat outside often, this is perfect for that. For us living in an RV, this is an amazing item.
Build A Bear – Build A Bear is always a suggestion for new parents. We always got our kids a Build A Bear before they were born and then they have been able to pick clothes and dress it up ever since!
Newborns Baby Shark Sleeping Bag – These sleeping sacks are amazing and such a fun baby gift! They are beautiful and warm which helps your little one sleep longer. You have a bed pretty much anywhere you need to have your child sleep. That is a lifesaver for any parent!
Minnie Mouse Soft Blocks for Baby – My girls have always been obsessed with Minnie Mouse, and if your little one is the same they will squeal with delight over these blocks. Bonus points that they are soft and ever when your little one starts throwing them they can't do much damage.
The Mommy Journal: Letters To Your Child – I started one of these when I was pregnant with each of my kids. I try to update it weekly but let's be honest I'm lucky to do it monthly. It' an excellent way to keep up with everything they are doing and to mark their milestones. This is one of my favorite baby gift ideas. The parents can give this to the child when they turn 18 such a great keepsake!
Preschool Prep 10 DVD Reading Set – Basics, Sight Words & Phonics – Ok parents let be honest, who here had DVDs in their car for their kids….. yep my hand is in the air too. These DVDs are my go two car DVDs. They catch my kids attention they keep teaching them, and they save my sanity on longer trips!
Blooming Bath Infant Bath / Bathtub – This one is for the pure fun of it. I HATED bending down into the tub to get my little ones a bath so around my 2nd child I started using the kitchen sink, and this just makes bath time fun for baby and parent! Such a fun baby gift! We have this in pink, and it has saved my back during bath time.
Know of any other gift ideas for a newborn baby I missed?
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I grew up learning ways to save from my mom and grandma. I started my own coupon journey when my first child was born in 2009 and started the blog on 2010 when baby #2 was born to share my tips with everyone who kept asking about how I was getting diapers for $1 a pack!
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