Newborn & Pregnancy Guide

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Our Ultimate Guide to Everything Baby

Congratulations on becoming/being a mama! Pregnancy is full of uncertainty, labor, and intensity. Bringing home a newborn can be an exciting and terrifying time for new and seasoned parents alike. We have compiled the best resources in the San Francisco Bay Area, as well as our top picks for everything pregnancy and baby related!

REDYPER Powered By EarthBaby is proud to offer a FREE sign up trial to those families who are interested in composting their diapers and keeping their babies’ diapers out of landfills. Disposable diapers are the 3rd largest contributor (by volume) to US landfill sites where they will stay for 500+ years.  And it doesn’t matter what type of diaper you use.  Even diapers advertised as plant-based, biodegradable or compostable will take 500+ years to break down in a landfill. These diapers can only fully break down in a commercial composting facility that is equipped to handle human waste. Temperatures must reach 150 degrees to ensure that the resulting soil is safe for reforestation and landscaping projects.

Join thousands of Bay Area families who are protecting our planet for future generations, 1 diaper at a time!

USE CODE ‘BLOOM’ on www.earth-baby.com and receive 1 pack of plant-based diapers, 1 pack of plant-based wipes, and 4 weeks of delivery, pick up, and compost service for FREE with your first order!

This offer is not to be combined with other offers. New customers only.

No minimum contract necessary. Cancel at any time. We simply want families to try out our amazing diapers and service to see how easy saving the environment 1 diaper at a time truly is. Also, you don’t have to leave the house for diapers anymore! Not only will your family be diverting diapers from Bay Area landfills, but our plant-based diapers are better for your baby’s bum, preventing diaper rash and keeping toxic chemicals away from baby’s sensitive skin. If baby is already at home you can start anytime. If you are still expecting, we suggest signing up now and scheduling your first diapering supplies to arrive at least 2 weeks before your little one’s due date. We will only begin your service once baby is at home and your family is ready.

From the moment your baby was born, you’ve wanted nothing but the best for your child. But all too often visits to the pediatrician are rushed and impersonal, leaving you with unanswered questions and feeling more like a number than a human.
 
At GetzWell, we offer truly personalized pediatric care through a functional medicine lens. We give your family the time, the expertise, and the deep relationships that help your child thrive. Experience whole kid health from infancy through adolescence with integrative medicine, custom treatment plans, advanced genetic testing, and 24/7 access to caring physicians trained at the best medical schools in the US.
 
We are a membership-based practice with two San Francisco locations near you — the Marina/Cow Hollow office serves families in Pacific Heights, Presidio Heights, Laurel Heights, Russian Hill, and Nob Hill — and our Noe Valley office serves families in the Mission, Castro, Bernal Heights, Twin Peaks and throughout the Bay Area.
Discover a Great Place for Babies
Our infant program is designed to offer a secure place with knowledgeable teachers who honor your family’s routine, and who know every day that they’re not caring for any child, but the most important child — yours.
Early Education and Preschool That’s More than Daycare

Designed by experts; facilitated by educators; created with working parents in mind. For more than 30 years, Bright Horizons® has helped children discover their individual talents and strengths and become confident learners for life. Because early education isn’t what we do, it’s who we are.

Pepito’s Paletas is a local minority, woman-owned CO-OP business, sharing in the profits. We are combining traditional Mexican paletas with modern, vegan healthy recipes to create a healthy option in the market. We deliver in our 8-hour signature frozen box to reinvent the frozen dessert experience and eliminate plastic and freezers using biodegradable wrappers.

Farmstead is on a mission to change groceries forever. We deliver fresh, groceries to your door, at the same prices as grocery stores, with no fees. How do we do that? Through the power of technology. Our proprietary software lets us order and delivers with maximum efficiency. We’re working to develop a new grocery system that makes grocery delivery awesome for everyone—not just people who can pay crazy high fees.

Want the best for your family but overwhelmed with all the clutter? With the annual membership to Loop Baby, you can rent the best products like the Snoo, Veer, Nugget and more and we will pick it up when you are done!

Mercury Coach helps parents, couples and individuals stop negative unconscious patterns and create and enjoy meaningful lives through education, direct intervention and group coaching.

Oath curates intimate groups of mothers and combines these with a world-class medical team to deliver an entirely new kind of care. Consider us your guide for the whole parenthood journey, from pregnancy to adolescence.

June Care connects families looking for childcare with stay-at-home parents who can help care for their kids. Earn money while parenting as a June Care host, or request high-quality, flexible childcare by a qualified and fully vetted parent in your neighborhood!

All Things Baby

baby boner
Baby Boners and Other Things You Should Know If You’re Having a Boy
baby nurse doula
Should You Hire a Baby Nurse or a Doula? Here’s the Difference.
Navigating the First Year as Preemie Mom
gut health microbiome digestive health
Raising Baby and Biome: 7 Steps to Healthier Microbes and a Healthier Kid
Your Guide to Online Mommy Lingo and Abbreviations
NICU baby
{NICU Notes} How I Made It Through Each Day While Waiting for My Baby
having kids at 40
The Ups and Downs of Having Kids in My 40s
My Baby’s Birth Injury
introducing newborns to cats
Cat, Meet Baby: How to Successfully Introduce Your Newborn and Kitty

Keepsake

EmBeba Rescue Balm and Diaper Balm
Lucy Darling Little Rainbow Baby Memory Book

Ink-Less Baby Hand and Foot Print Kit

Love Bug Photography

Courtesy of Sutter Health

Newborn Connections is the perinatal education and lactation center at California Pacific Medical Center. With over 5,000 deliveries per year, CPMC is the largest delivery facility in San Francisco and has been serving families in the bay area for over 28 years. Newborn Connection is responsible for prenatal tours and classes, Inpatient Lactation services, Traveling Newborn Connections Boutique, Outpatient Lactation consultations, pump rental station, and retail product center.

Check out useful information and resources for new and expecting moms, provided by CPMC Newborn Connections HERE!
Driving While Pregnant – Shield that Tummy!
What Pregnant Women Need to Know About COVID-19
5 Ways to Prepare the Body for Birthing
gender reveal
The Most Important Reason I Wanted to Find Out My Baby’s Sex
Keeping Comfortable on Airplanes… While Pregnant
egg donor infertility
How Blessed We Are: My Infertility Journey’s Happy Ending (with a Twist)
creative way to announce pregnancy to older children
I’m Pregnant! How to Break the News to Older Siblings
creative ways to announce pregnancy
I’m Pregnant! Lessons Learned for Sharing the News with Your Partner
Pregnancy Sucks- But It’s Wonderful Too!
You Still Can’t Touch My Belly and Other Thoughts on My Second Pregnancy
Babywise
tips for natural induction
Operation Natural Induction: How I Ended the Waiting Game & Met My Baby
Dressing for Work When You’re Pregnant

While Pregnant

SafeRide4Kids Tummy Shield™

nodpod Gentle Pressure Sleep Mask

TheraNatal Complete Prenatal Vitamin & Mineral Supplement

Boppy Total Body Pregnancy Pillow

Berkley Clothing Janey Over-Belly Ultra Soft Legging
Boppy Pregnancy Wedge Pillow

Boppy Side Sleeper Pregnancy Pillow

Cocozy™ CloudSoft Adjustable Maternity Pillow

Labor and Postpartum

Healing Mama Co. Labor & Delivery Kit
Boppy Nursing Pillow
TheraNatal Lactation Complete Postnatal Vitamins

Eco Lips Organic Lip Balm

Reads

The Mama Sutra: Ancient Positions and Practices to Soothe the Modern Baby

Awake at 3 a.m.: Yoga Therapy for Anxiety and Depression in Pregnancy and Early Motherhood
The Simplest Baby Book in the World: The Illustrated, Grab-and-Do Guide for a Healthy, Happy Baby
What to Expect: Eating Well When You’re Expecting, 2nd Edition

All About the Safe Haven for Your Baby

baby proofing tips
7 Baby Proofing Tips to Keep Your Kids Safe
Pint-Sized Thrifting: New Growth for Children’s Resale
how to use cloth diapers
How to Use Cloth Diapers
Alternative Uses for Common Baby Products
Family Wellness Tips for Poison Prevention at Home
clothing donation
Where to Donate Baby Clothes and Gear in San Francisco

Nursery Essentials

etta loves Animal Print Playmat – use code SFBAM for 15% off

SoClean O₃ Smarthome Cleaning System
Swivel Glider with Ottoman

Hanging Diaper Caddy Organizer

Airfree Iris 3000 Air Purifier

The Hoppy & Poppie PinkCheeks Gift Box
iHome Night Light with Sound Machine for Baby

Yoto Player
Boppy Original Nursing Pillow and Positioner

Baby Monthly Milestone Blanket

Graco Pack ‘n Play Travel Dome Playard

Jungle Safari Musical Baby Crib Mobile

Changing Room Essentials

BLACK+DECKER 3-In-1 Upright, Stick & Handheld Vacuum Cleaner

Loloma Fiji Organic Virgin Coconut Oil

Organic Burp Cloths

Hypoallergenic Bamboo Diaper and Wipes

Bath and Body Care

Munchkin Bath Beats Musical Bath Toy Gift Set

The SkinSoother Baby Bath Silicone Brush

The Infant Baby Bath Floating Toy Safety Temperature Thermometer

Summer Deluxe Baby Bather

Tubby Todd Newborn Bundle
Yookidoo Baby Bath Shower Head

Bamboo Baby Hooded Towel

Soft Organic Baby Washcloth

Toys

Jungle Animal Roll & Learn Fun Baby Activity Ball

BabyBibi Cloth Color Recognition Books

Fisher-Price Deluxe Kick ‘n Play Piano Gym

VTech Tummy Time Discovery Pillow

Baby Einstein Neptune’s Ocean Discovery Jumper

Manhattan Toy Winkel Rattle & Sensory Teether Toy

VTech Lil’ Critters Roll & Discover Ball

VTech Sit-to-Stand Learning Walker


Columbia Allergy is the nation’s leading network of renowned allergists and immunologists specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of children and adults with environmental and food allergies. Under the leadership of Dr. Sanjeev Jain and a renowned team of board-certified allergists and immunologists, Columbia Allergy aims to help patients who suffer from a life of strict allergen avoidance achieve relief through innovative, clinically proven treatment methods.

Creating a positive force in the world since 2005 with healthy bodies, minds and hearts, It’s Yoga Kids® mission is to provide every child access to yoga through enrichment, education, and publishing. Touching toes is not required. 😉
Use code SFBAM to get 10% off IYK online programs!

All about Getting Those Little Mouths Fed

What You Need to Know About Introducing Peanuts to Baby
The Truth About Breastfeeding
food allergy friendly
5 Ways to Make Your Playdate More Food Allergy Friendly
How I Stopped Secretly Hating Breastfeeding
breastfeeding vs. formula
I Was Selfish for Feeding My Baby Formula, and I’m Totally Okay with That.
weaning baby from breastfeeding
Hello From the Other Side… of Breastfeeding
breasting is hard world breastfeeding week
New Study Reveals the Secret to Breastfeeding Success
toddler throwing food
My Baby Is Throwing Food – What Do I Do?
breastfeeding twins
Feeding Twins: Double the Babies, Double the Guilt

Feeding Accessories and Baby Formula

TheraNatal Lactation Complete Postnatal Vitamins for Nursing Moms

Chicco Duo Deluxe Hybrid Baby Bottle Set

little cocoa bean co. Microwave Steam Sanitizing Bags

Nurturally Pumping Bra

Evenflo Balance Bottles

Munchkin Miracle 360 Trainer Cup

Grabease Bundle of Baby Utensils Set with Suction Baby Bowl

KeaBabies Organic Baby Bandana Drool Bibs

Baby Foods

Happy Baby Organics Snackers

Kabrita Organic Goat Milk Porridge

ChildLife Essentials Organic Baby Bundle

Early Allergen Introduction for Babies

Baby Teethers

Happy Baby Gentle Teethers Organic Teething Wafers

Lucy Darling Little Rainbow Baby Teether

Fillable, Freezable Baby Teether

Nuby Bug-A-Loop Teether

For Mama

Happy Mama Organics Lactation Cookies

See’s Candies Assorted Chocolates

KeaBabies 3 in 1 Postpartum Belly Support Recovery Wrap

Breastfeeding Support Lactation Instant Coffee

5 Ways to Help Your Newborn Sleep
Expert Tips for Better Mom Sleep
infant sleep advice
5 Tear-Free Ways to Get Your Newborn to Sleep
MonBaby, Smart Monitoring Solutions for Parents of Infants
sleep training advice
5 Things a Sleep Consultant Wants You To Know
The One Thing Your Baby Needs to Be Able to Sleep Through the Night
4 Ways to Help Your Child Sleep in Different Time Zones

Sweet Dreams

The Helping Babies Sleep Method: The Art and Science of Teaching Your Baby to Sleep

iHome White Noise Machine for Baby

ergoPouch Cocoon Swaddle Bag

Lulla Doll
Pixsee Smart Video Baby Monitor

pixsee 5-in-1 Camera Stand

Chicco PhysioForma 100% Soft Silicone One Piece Pacifier

Boppy Cuddle Pregnancy Pillow

Dr. Sarah Mitchell created Helping Babies Sleep to empower tired, frazzled parents with the knowledge, tools, and confidence to get their children to become independent sleepers. She helps by educating parents on their child’s age-appropriate sleep needs, guiding them through sleep training options, and coaching parents through the process of getting their little ones to sleep in my online course or one on one in sleep coaching packages.

Crib Notes Consulting provides personalized strategies for all developmental stages for all children between ages 0 to 5 years old, including navigating the first year, potty training, sign language, and teaching self-regulation. We believe every family, parent, and child is unique and what works for each of them is different. Our goal is to inform parents, provide them with options, and help them choose and implement what works best for them.

Mention SFBAM / BLOOM to redeem a 25% off offer!
travel hacks for traveling with kids
San Francisco Moms Guide to Traveling with Kids [FREE Printable Packing List]
flying with kids
Flying During COVID-19
baby sleep on vacation
7 Tips to Help Your Baby Sleep Well on Vacation
Dear God, Are We There Yet? How to Keep Your Kids Happy(ish) on the Road
Packing List for Family Getaway
flying with babies
Have Baby, Have to Travel – Advice for Your First Family Flight
help baby sleep while traveling
8 Ways to Help Your Baby Sleep While Traveling and Other Moms Tips
Mother holding sleeping baby on airplane
Should I Fly the Red-Eye with My Baby?
britax car seat machine wash cover
Have You Been Cleaning Your Car Seats the Wrong Way?

Safety First

Tummy Shield Pregnancy Comfort Seat Belt Adjuster

Quilbie® 3-in-1 Baby Cover with Patented All-Season CalmTech® Protection (Light Blocking + Sound Reducing)

Safety 1st Deluxe 25-Piece Baby Healthcare and Grooming Kit

J.L. Childress Gate Check Bag for Car Seats

Diaper Bag Essentials

Gladly Family Pod™ Diaper Bag Changing Station & Travel Cot – use code SFMOMS to save 20%

Handzies Natural Soap and Water Hand Wipes

Mabel’s Labels
goSili Silikids Silimap Mat

Zero Waste Reusable Wet Bags
Baby Wrap Carrier All in 1 Stretchy Baby Wrap

Zoey Naturals Broad Spectrum SPF 30 Sunscreen

Motherlove Diaper Balm

Travel System and Overnight Stay

No Reception Club Getaway Bag + Sidekick
iHome Night Light with Sound Machine

Infantino Whale Bubble Inflatable Bath Tub and Ball Set

Munchkin Portable Air Purifier

Stroller and Accessories

Jeep Deluxe Wrangler Stroller Wagon by Delta Children

Playgro My First Bead Buddies Giraffe

etta loves Animal Print Playmat
Skip Hop Bandana Buddies Baby Activity Chime & Teether

Baby Fashion

Pediped Originals Adrian Sneaker

Feltman Brothers Baby Apparel

My Little Outfit

Reversible Teething Bib

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