When a friend or family member has a new baby, it is customary to send a gift. Typical baby gifts like clothes and toys are not things that can be utilized right away by a preterm baby. Here are 5 thoughtful gifts that are perfect for a preemie and all are under $25!
1. The Littlest Peanut: A Journal Milestone Babybook
A baby book is always a great gift, and this one is designed specifically for preemies.
2. Preemie Beanie Hat- Little Beans Baby Shop
Many preemies can't wear clothes in the NICU right away. But a hat is perfect for keeping their little heads warm and toasty.
3. Preemie Milestone Cards- Perfectly Preemie
A great way to help preemie parents remember and record all the amazing milestones that happen during a NICU stay.
4. Swaddle Blanket- Ruthie and Sage
Soft and warm for kangaroo time, or a lovely way to make babies isolette feel more like home.
5. I Was a Preemie Just Like You- MeTwo Books
Studies show that reading to babies in the NICU helps with bonding, reduces stress, and aids in brain development.