When preparing for a baby, it is important to check that you have everything that you will need – once you’ve bought the absolute essential you might want to look at our recommendations for the top 5 must-have baby products! 1. Baby BouncerAt first, you may feel as though you never want to put your baby down! However, when you need your arms, you want to feel sure that you are leaving your child somewhere secure that can keep them entertained. Bouncers that come with toys such as the Joie Sansa 2in1 Rocker come highly recommended and are available in a variety of colours to match your nursery. 2. Baby CarrierBaby carriers with adjustable straps allow you to evenly distribute your baby’s weight to ensure that you are both as comfortable as possible. Keeping your baby close by ensures that they feel secure and that you can make sure they are safe and happy. Make sure to try your baby carrier on before you buy! The BabyBjörn carriers are highly recommended, comfortable and are adjustable. You will be surprised at how much freedom they allow you even with baby tied to you !3. Travel ChairHighchairs are an essential part of having your baby at the table at home. However, most highchairs are not made for travelling. If you want to avoid calling restaurants ahead and checking that they have a highchair or risk it being a bad fit, dirty or uncomfortable for your baby, we think it’s a great idea to have a travel chair. They are also great for visiting friends or family who do not have babies and want to be able to feed your little one in comfort - Mountain Buggy stock some affordable options.4. Play MatBaby play mats cushion your baby when they are laying down and are a great place to introduce them to new toys or read to them. However, more modern play mats also contain mobiles and cushions and can be a beautiful addition to any nursery. The Dream Upon A Cloud Mat is a great example of how a play mat can blend right in with any home!5. Sheepskin Pram LinerSheepskin’s dense pile evenly distributes a baby’s weight and provides them with natural comfort. Its naturally thermostatic properties help infants with temperature regulation, keeping them cool in summer and warm in winter. Sheepskin also contains microbes and anti-bacterial properties which can boost a baby’s immune system as well as being naturally dirt-repellent. Many pram liners, such as the Baa Baby All Style Liner can be doubled as a play mat or rug and used on the floor too.