babyYou’ll never again travel as heavy as when you travel with a baby. It’s shocking how much gear such a little one requires.


 

2 outfits per day of trip

Jackets and sweaters of varying warmth

Sun hat

Warm hat

Diapers

Changing pad

Wipes

Lotions

Change of clothes for plane (in case of accidents – bring a change for baby and parents)

Ziploc bags (for locking in odors after a diaper change)

Crib sheet and blanket (particularly for babies with sensitive skin; also, a familiar sheet can help ease transition to a strange crib)

Pacifier

Bottle

Baby food and soft baby spoons

Formula

Bibs

Toys

Crayons and coloring books

DVDs

Books

Snacks

Note on packing clothes for babies: check the sizing of all outfits. If you are going away for 2 weeks or more, the baby could outgrow some of the clothes if you set stuff aside a week of so before the trip.