Even though I was packed and ready to go with all the bells and whistles, I still didn't get to enjoy or use half of the items I packed in our hospital bags. Even though I read every list available online and packed everything someone somewhere mentioned that I needed, I didn't need half the stuff that we listed, checked off, bought and strategically packed. But that's because nothing about our hospital stay or delivery was in our hands or of our own decisions - see here.
But, if you're one of the lucky ones that gets to go to the hospital, bags in tow and have a "normal" and "healthy" experience - and even if you don't - you'll want to feel prepared when you go. And this list will help you feel secure and ready - whether you deliver naturally or by c-section, we were packed for all three of us for any route to be taken. Let's have a peek!