Gift guide: Baby’s first Christmas stocking

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Traditionalgo-tos like chocolate or candy canes are out for your little one’s first stocking.  These replacements will be much loved by mom and baby alike.



1.  Robeez socks, $17.50

This cute little Robeez gift box is filled with six pairs of socks for either girls or boys. Remember: It’s never too early to get your offspring socks for Christmas.



2. Noodle & Boo Essential Care Kit, $15



3. Noodle & Boo Ultimate Cleansing Cloths, $9.50

The baby in your life will clean up nice with the luxurious (and very necessary) products from Noodle & Boo. We’re especially fond of their Essential Care Kit and Cleansing Cloths –  busy Moms always need on-the-go products for their diaper or overnight bag.



4. ‘ZooBorns: The Next Generation,’ $10

Babies will love looking at baby animals in this pint-sized picture book, the third in the “Zooborns” series which features all new photos of newborn wildlife from zoos and aquariums from around the world.




5. Plum Organics food pouches,  $1.49


You get to eat a ton of tasty food over the holidays, why not your baby? Putting Plum Organics in a stocking will be loved by parents and babies alike (babies for the taste and parents for the break in making baby food). Their new line of Greek Yogurt Blends boast unique fruit, veggie and Greek yogurt combos. They’re perfect for those babies with a sensitive stomach and a budding palate.



6. Seventh Generation’s Diaper Cream, $8.99


Seventh Generation’s Diaper Cream does double duty:?It cleans up nasty rashes all while being part of the company’s new line of USDA certified biobased baby personal care products, which is made mostly of plant-based ingredients.


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