Living / 1 September, 2018 / Ellie Thompson

First Trip Away with The Baba This Winter? Here’s What to Pack

If you’re planning your first trip somewhere lovely this autumn/winter with your baba in tow, we’ve come up with this checklist, which includes some of our own product suggestions so you can be well-equipped for your holiday. There’s a lot to consider, so it’s definitely worth checking what facilities and equipment are available at your destination, otherwise you will end up packing the kitchen sink. Safe travels!

Family Beach Shelter, LittleLife

Car Window Shade, Safety 1st

Backseat Car Mirror, Safety 1st

Blanket, The White Company


Infant Suspension, Calpol

B-LITE Stroller, Britax

SpaceCot Travel Cot, Hippychick

AC1300 Video, Movement and Sound Monitor, Angelcare

Gro Anywhere Blackout Blind, Mothercare

Baby Essentials Kit, Childs Farm

Roll Up Day & Night Twin Pack Grobag, GroStore

Mini First Aid Kit, LittleLife

Solution for Bites, Science of Skin

Baby Carrier One, BabyBjörn

TheBaby Bath, Shnuggle

Squishy Changing Mat, Shnuggle

BumGo, Shnuggle

DUALFIX I-SIZE by Britax Römer

Totseat Toddler Fabric Chair Harness, Uber Kids


50+ spf sun lotion spray, unfragranced 125ml, Childs Farm

Scalloped Sun Hat, Baby Gap

Changing Bag, Stork’s Kym

Breast Pump, Medela

Tommee Tippee Closer to Nature Black Essentials Kit, Mothercare

Washing Up Liquid, Milton


Baby & Toddler Arm Bands, JoJo Maman Bébé

Lindam Flexiguard – Portable Safety Barrier, Amazon

Swim Nappy, Splash About

Little Swimmers, Huggies at Mothercare

Toddler reins, ToddlePak, Trunki

UVA protection pop up tent, Babymoov

Nightlight and Room Thermometer, Groegg 2

My Carry Potty Dinosaur, Mothercare

Easy Fit Bed Guard, Munchkin


Baby Daily Care Baby Hair & Body Wash, Aveeno


Ride On Suitcases, JetKids

Feeding Bottles, Nuby


Cupcake Fairy Melamine Dinner Set, JoJo Maman Bébé

360 Mini No Spill Cup 240ml (4-12m), Nuby

Insulated Food and Bottle Bag, JoJo Maman Bébé

Deluxe Sleeved Bib, JoJo Maman Bébé

Skip Hop Zoo Take-Along Nightlight, Amazon

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