When you’re looking for gifts for someone having their first baby, those are for a baby shower.
Gifts for their second baby are for a baby sprinkle. It isn’t uncommon for parents to already have big-ticket items like the crib or changing table, for example.
However, celebrations occur to help parents get ready for babies by giving them other necessities. We’ve put together this gift guide to make the selection process less intimidating. That way, you feel inspired, and the process can be fun!
32 Useful Baby Spinkle Gift Ideas
For the Bath: Angelcare Baby Bath Support, Aqua
Parents will love the new ergonomic design of this baby bath support. Its design helps support their baby comfortably while simultaneously keeping it safe during bathtime. The soft-touch material is gentle on the baby’s delicate skin, and it’s also hygienic and mildew-resistant.
Its mesh material allows water to drain easily, and it will dry quickly. This basin measures 23″ x 14″ and will fit into either a bathtub or single basin sink. The durable and lightweight plastic design will also keep its shape over time.
There’s a rubber strip along the bottom to prevent it from slipping, and there’s a loop on the top for easy storage.
For Feeding Time: MAM Newborn Gift Set
Even if the mom intends to breastfeed her baby, it’s a good idea to have a set of high-quality baby bottles and pacifiers on-hand. You’ll find this is especially true if she’s a working mom who intends to pump.
This gift set contains two 5-ounce bottles, two 9-ounce bottles, and two newborn pacifiers. Each of the bottles is anti-colic and have a SkinSoft textured nipple. That way, switching from breast to bottle can happen easily for the baby.
Each anti-colic bottle features a patented vented base the help regulate the pressure that ensures the baby doesn’t get air in their bellies during feeding time.
Keep Baby’s Clothes Clean: 10-Pack Unisex Baby Bandana Drool Bibs for Babies
Parents know all about keeping their baby’s clothes clean their second go around. So, they’ll appreciate seeing a set of bibs at their baby sprinkle. This 10-pack of unisex baby bandana bibs also feature two adjustable snaps.
So, when their little one is at the high chair, they won’t pull the bib off and toss it across the room. These bibs are also excellent for catching drool, spit up, and other messes. Their front layer is made from 100% high-absorption cotton, making them ideal for restricting liquid.
The bottom layer is made from fleece, making it comfortable against the baby. They measure 7.3″ x 14″ when unfolded and feature ten different patterns.
Grooming Baby: Summer Infant Complete Nursery Care Kit, Teal/White
Having grooming essentials on-hand is important as soon as babies are born. Parents know this from their experience with their first baby regarding nail care, clearing nasal congestion, and more. This kit contains twenty-one grooming and health care essentials including a storage case, medicine syringe, pacifier medicine dispenser, nasal aspirator, forehead thermometer, digital thermometer, emergency information card, nail clipper, emery boards, comb, brush, teether, gum brush, and finger brush.
This kit is ideal for parents who are on-the-go or to use at home as well. Consider adding it to a gift basket containing other baby essentials for the diaper bag or nursery.
For Baby’s Delicate Skin: Mustela Newborn Arrival Gift Set
Newborns have delicate skin, and that’s one thing that can’t be forgotten when buying gifts during a baby sprinkle. You’ll be giving parents a gift set containing five plant-based skin care products specifically designed for their newborn’s skin.
The kit is packaged in a deluxe keepsake box that includes everything they’ll need for bathing, hydrating, diapering, and cleaning up quickly. They’ll find shampoo, cleansing gel, no-rinse cleansing water, lotion, and diaper rash cream.
They can use these products daily on their baby from head to toe to help keep their baby clean, hydrated, and protected. These products are excellent for using in the baby’s nursery or toting in diaper bags.
Healing Baby’s Boo-Boo’s: Aquaphor Baby Healing Ointment
No one likes to think of their baby experiencing pain from a rash. However, experienced parents already know what it’s like to go through this with their first child. Therefore, they know the healing benefits of ointments, creams, and gels.
You’ll be giving them a container of Aquaphor, a healing ointment that’s hypoallergenic and pediatrician recommended. It’s fragrance, dye, and paraben free, making it ideal for a baby’s sensitive skin.
It heals a baby’s dry, chapped skin, as well as skin issues from teething, drooling. Parents find this ointment beneficial due to its formulation that allows oxygen to flow while helping to heal the skin.
It also works well for healing and protecting against diaper rashes as well.
Bathing and Quick Clean-Ups: Baby Muslin Washcloths
Experienced parents will tell you there’s no such thing as having too many washcloths on-hand. So, when they open a gift containing them, they’ll be extremely appreciative. This set includes five muslin washcloths measuring 12″ x 12.
” They’re made from 100% muslin cotton and are ultra-soft. They’ll continue to get softer and softer with each washing. They’re excellent for using during bathtime, for quick clean-up’s during mealtime, or for carrying in diaper bags for on-the-go messes.
Consider adding these washcloths to a gift basket containing other items, including a hooded bath towel, head-to-toe bath wash, lotion, diapers, diaper rash cream, and wipes.
Stop Losing Things: Diaper Bag Insert Organizer for Mom
There’s nothing more frustrating than losing small items at the bottom of a diaper bag. Parents who have already gone through this can attest to this fact. Therefore, giving them a diaper bag organizer will help solve that problem! This diaper bag organizer features five outside pockets and six inside storage pockets.
It will slip inside a diaper bag, large purse, backpack, or large tote bag to transform it into an organized masterpiece. It measures 12″ x 5″ x 8.5,” making it ideal for holding all of the baby’s essentials.
This organizer is washable, too! So, if something dumps out accidentally, it isn’t the end of the world! It’s portable, lightweight, and sturdy, making it ideal for those who are frustrated by a cluttered diaper bag.
Give the Gift of Memories: First 5 Years Chevron Baby Memory Book
Keeping track of memories is a little bit more challenging with a second child than the first. However, you can help that along with this memory book. It tracks the first five years with a clean touch baby safe ink pad.
The cover features a gray chevron pattern, as well as the baby’s picture and a footprint. The cover will fit a 3″ x 3″ photo and, inside, there are fifty guided journal pages, spaces for photos, and areas for baby prints.
There are areas to write about mommy, daddy, a family tree, mommy’s pregnancy journey, shower gifts, doctor visits, and more. Parents can also write about the delivery, birth announcement, sleeping, eating, and each birthday up until their fifth.
Nursery Organization: Over Door/Wall Mount 4 Clear Window Pocket Organizer, Gray
No matter if the baby has a nursery or is sharing a room with their sibling, organizing their daily essentials is critical. That’s where this over the door or wall mounting clear window pocket organizer does the trick.
It features four large pockets, and each of them has a clear window. Parents can use this organizer for holding diapers, toiletries, wipes, grooming items, baby bottles, and more. They’re also excellent for holding washcloths, changing pad liners, bibs, burp cloths, cloth diapers, and other small items.
It measures 36 1/4″ x 3.5,” making it ideal for holding everything the baby needs daily.
Cute Feet: Baby Socks Gift Set
What new arrival isn’t complete without some cute socks? This set of socks includes four pairs that each has cute sayings on the bottom of each foot. One pair reads, “50% Mom, 50% Dad, 100% Perfect.” Another pair says, “If you can read this, bring me milk.
” The third pair reads, “Don’t’ make me cry; you wouldn’t like it when I cry.” The last pair says, “Of course I’m cute, just look at my mom.” Each pair is a different color, and the fonts are written in different colors as well.
The socks are soft to the touch, and the texts feature a slip-resistant rubber.
For a Good Night’s Sleep: Johnson’s Sleepy Time Baby Gift Set
Relaxing babies to help them achieve a good night’s sleep is every parent’s goal. You can help them with that with this gift set. It’s Johnson’s Sleepy Time Gift Set. It contains four items including Johson’s Bedtime Lotion, Johnson’s Bedtime Bath, Johnson’s Calming Shampoo, and a reusable caddy with a handle.
The entire set is hypoallergenic, contains no dyes, and is pediatrician tested. It’s 100% free of parabens, sulfates, and phthalates. It’s relaxing aromas will help calm and soothe the baby before bedtime.
Consider adding this gift to a basket containing washcloths, a hooded bath towel, and head-to-toe bath wash.
The Gift of Handwritten Letters: Letters to My Baby: Write Now. Read Later. Treasure Forever.
There’s something special about reading a handwritten letter that means so much more than an email or text message. Giving parents the opportunity to share a memory like this with their baby opens the door to much more than digital memories ever could.
This hardcover book includes twelve letters that include prompts including, “On the day you were born,” and “My wishes for you are.” Parents can write letters to their baby and, in the future, read them or give the book as a gift to their adult child.
This book of letters will make a cherished keepsake for both the parents and the child.
Convenience on the Go: Crystal Baby Smile Portable Changing Pad
Parents who have more than one child are carrying around a lot of things. There may be situations where carrying a diaper bag, or backpack isn’t convenient, but they still need supplies. That’s where this gift idea comes in handy.
It’s a portable changing pad that holds supplies. When it’s not in use, it folds down into a clutch. So, when parents are on-the-go, they can tuck this changing pad into the cargo area of their vehicle, a laptop case, purse, or other bags they’re using to haul their children’s things around.
It measures 25.2″ x 22 when it’s unfolded and 11.6″ x 8.9″ when folded. This spacious and lightweight changing pad contains large zippered and mesh pockets to keep everything parents need. The changing pad is also detachable and wipes down easily.
The Gift of Family: Family Tree of Life Floating Charm
As her family grows, wearing her children’s birthstones near her heart is something a mother can do with honor. This family tree of life floating charm necklace allows her to do that beautifully. It features a stainless steel pendant depicting the tree of life.
Along the bottom are a collection of birthstones for each member of the family. You can choose between round or heart-shaped stones. Around the outside of the pendant is a line of crystals. More crystal birthstones can be added to this pendant if you have more children, would like to add grandparents, or make any other changes.
Block Out Sibling’s Noise: LectroFan High Fidelity White Noise Machine
When parents are trying to get their baby to sleep, and there are other children in the household, a white noise machine is invaluable. This white noise machine includes twenty unique sound settings to help you match them to your environment.
There are ten fan sounds and ten white noises. You can change the sounds with the switch of a button, adjust the volume, and use two power sources. You can use either power it with an AC adapter or USB cord.
When parents use this sound machine, it helps block out distracting noises from other rooms, and it creates a peaceful sleep environment in their baby’s room.
Keeping baby food and breast milk cold is critical when parents are toting their children back and forth to daycare, camp, playdates, or visiting family. Having a tote back that handles this optimally is a priority.
In the past, they may have tried using lunch bags or other tried and true methods. You can help them solve this problem with this insulated baby food and bottle tote. It features high-density thermal insulation, and its Therma-Flect radiant barrier helps keep the contents cold.
The interior is easy to clean, and there are two elastic straps inside to help keep contents in their place. An exterior zippered pocket and two mesh pockets also help keep parents organized.
Change Safely and Comfortably: Summer Infant Contoured Changing Pad
Parents with more than one child may already have a changing table, but the changing pad may be out-of-date. Therefore, you can help them solve that problem with this infant contoured changing pad. It’s made from durable quilted vinyl that’s 100% waterproof.
So, it can be wiped clean with a damp cloth following each change. The contoured walls and safety belt help allow the baby to remain safe and secure during each change. There’s also a security strap beneath the pad to prevent the pad from slipping off of furniture.
This pad measures 16″ x 32,” so it will fit any standard changing table.
Keep Them Clean and Dry: Perfectly Picked Diaper Sampler- Going Green Box
Parents will try a wide variety of diapers before figuring out which ones work the best. Because every baby is different, what worked for their other children may not work for their new baby. So, this diaper sampler is a great gift to help them determine which diaper or diapers are best for their newborn.
The sampler comes with twenty-four diapers, which is divided into eight brands and three diapers per brand. There’s a rating sheet included in this package, too, so parents can keep track of which diapers are working and which aren’t.
They’ll be receiving Earth’s Best, Huggies, Seventh Generation, Naty by Nature, Andy Pandy, Honest, Eco Attitude, and Nurtured by Nature diapers.
Keep Baby Engaged: Tiny Love Meadow Days Sunny Stroll Stroller Arch
No matter if they’re in their stroller, a bouncer, or car seat, keeping babies engaged is essential. Parents with more than one child know this is true during car rides or when they’re trying to work on another task.
This stroller arch is full of eight different engaging activities. There are interesting textures, teachable moments, and ways to encourage natural development. The arch easily angles over the baby so they can reach to touch, make noises, and explore.
It’s easy for parents to make modifications to this arch, too, to help change the baby’s field of vision and encourage other playtime options.
Capture the Memories: Pearhead My First Year Photo Moments Baby Keepsake Frame
The first year of a baby’s life is full of changes developmentally, as well as characteristically. This gift idea embraces photographic memories. It’s a picture frame whereby parents will take a picture of their baby every month during the first year of their new baby’s life.
Then, they’ll feature a picture of them on their first birthday in the largest insert. The twelve-month inserts each hold a 1.25″ x 1.75″ photograph. The one-year-old photograph holder is for a 4″ x 6″ portrait.
The entire frame measures 17″ x 9.5″ x 0.56.” On the bottom of the frame, it reads, “my first year.”
Self-Soothing Sleep Aid: Love To Dream Swaddle UP, Gray, Small, 7-13 lbs
Babies naturally want to sleep on their backs with their arms up. This swaddle helps babies self-soothe while simultaneously allowing them to position themselves naturally on their backs with their arms up.
These swaddles are ideal for parents who have to drop their babies off at daycare, and self-soothing is a must. During those first several months, this is the optimal time for babies to learn to settle and receive six to eight hours of uninterrupted sleep nightly.
Using this swaddle will aid in that effort at home, while babies are at daycare, or when they’re sleeping away from home with another family member.
Fun and Rest in One: Fisher-Price On-The-Go Baby Dome, Gray and White
If you’re buying a baby sprinkle gift for a family who loves to go camping, to the beach, or on other adventures, then this is something that’s in line with those activities. It’s an on-the-go baby dome.
When the other kids are off having fun in the sand or climbing trees, the baby can play safely in their dome. It’s also a safe place for them to take a nap without having to pack everything up and going home! The canopy offers protection from the sun, as well as bugs.
When it’s not in use, it folds flat for easy transportation and cargo storage.
Learn and Teeth: Manhattan Toy Winkel Rattle & Sensory Teether Toy
Having a lot of teethers and rattles on-hand is part of every experienced parent’s playbook. Therefore, adding this rattle and sensory teether toy to their arsenal will be welcomed. It features a maze of soft and flexible tubes in an array of vibrant colors.
The center cube includes a rattling sound that’s pleasing to the baby. They can clutch the tubes, each of which is BPA-free, for two-handed play. The stunning colors will instantly grab the baby’s attention.
They can soothe their sore gums while knawing on the tubes and have fun rattling this toy while learning cause and effect.
Drying with Style: Boon Grass Countertop Drying Rack
Who says drying baby bottles and accessories has to happen in a boring way? This low-profile drying rack is a stylish way of drying bottles, pacifiers, and other baby essentials. The grass holds every item while the water collects at the bottom of the tray.
Each of the flexible blades resembles natural grass. This product isn’t dishwasher safe and requires thorough washing before its first use. You can purchase grass accessories to aid in the drying process, including a bud, twig, stem, and fly, which are each sold separately.
A gift like this is a cute way of helping parents keep their baby’s plastics dry.
Natural Baby Food: Magic Bullet Baby Bullet Baby Care System
Natural and organic baby food is becoming all the rage. Parents are trying to incorporate healthier eating habits from the time their babies are born. They may already be implementing these strategies with their other children, so you can help them continue with this gift.
It’s a Magic Bullet Baby Bullet Baby Care System. It’s a complete system for creating natural baby food in less than five minutes. Parents will receive six-date dial storage cups, a spatula, one short cup, one stay-fresh resealable lid, a tip-proof tray, recipe book, user manual, power base, batch bowl, and blades.
This gift allows parents to make and store nutritious food for their baby!
Safely Sleeping: Infant Optics DXR-8 Video Baby Monitor
The quality of baby monitors has come a long way throughout the years. Help parents update what they had with their other children by giving them this video baby monitor. It features an interchangeable optical lens which allows parents to customize viewing angles and zoom.
There’s instant playback, it’s lag-free, and the 3.5″ dedicated screen means this will not hog up your smartphone screen. No sound or video is passing through the Internet, so parents are guaranteed privacy.
No set up is required as this is a plug and play unit. It’s independently sound activated, so when the baby cries; the LED bar allows parents to see what’s happening.
Keep Everything On-Hand: Baby Briefcase Baby Paperwork Organizer
If it’s something experienced parents know is that they need to have documents on hand frequently for their children. Help keep them organized with the Baby Briefcase. It’s a frosted plastic document holder featuring a sturdy snap and click closure.
There are nine plastic folders inside, as well as a photo insert in the front flap. It measures 11.75″ x 10″ and will fit into a standard filing cabinet. A name tag along the top helps identify who this briefcase belongs to if parents are using more than one.
There are sections for insurance, the birth certificate and social security card, thank you note and gift registry tracker, daycare, and more.
Go Out With Style: Nappy Bags for Baby Care, Large Capacity
Gone are the days of carrying diaper bags featuring overstuffed cotton padding and lamb or duck prints that tear easily. Now, parents can carry ultra-chick bags featuring durable fabrics in modest colors.
This diaper bag measures 10.6″ x 16.5″ and weighs 0.65 kg. It’s made from the highest quality Oxford fabric and is water-resistant. The diaper bag features a large-capacity main compartment, as well as separate storage pockets.
There’s one that’s insulated, a wet clothes pocket, and different pockets for other essentials. This multi-functional diaper bag can be handheld or used as a backpack. It’s excellent for everyday use, as well as for those who travel.
Convenient and Comfortable Carrying: Baby K’tan Baby Wrap Carrier
When parents need to carry their baby, but also keep one or both of their hands-free to hang on to another child or push a stroller, this gift idea is a great solution. It’s a baby wrap carrier. This baby carrier is made from cotton and is ready to wear out of the box.
It allows parents to switch between five different carrying positions without the frustration or confusion of a traditional wrap. Instead, it slips on like a t-shirt. It’s comfortable and secure for preemies, newborns, infants, and toddlers up to thirty-five pounds.
This wrap helps support the loving bond between a parent and their baby.
Help Store Those Precious Books: Storage Box Basket for Baby
Reading is one of the most precious gifts that can be given to any child. So, chances are, this new baby will be receiving a lot of books as gifts. Help the parents keep everything organized with this storage basket for the baby’s books.
It’s a white basket made from 100% cotton and reads, “books” in a beautiful black font on the outside. This book basket measures 14.5″ x 11″ x 9″ and has wire reinforcement. The open tops make the books easily accessible, and the handles make the basket easy to move from one place to another.
Consider including several cloth and board books to add to the baby’s growing library!
For Their Dirty Clothes: 19″ Thickened Large Laundry Basket
Made from extra thickened cotton and a waterproof lining, this 19″ laundry basket will surely hold all of the baby’s soiled laundry. It’s available in nine different colors, matching it with their nursery or the room they’re sharing with their sibling is a breeze.
It has large leather handles that are attached with stainless rivets, making this a durable and easily transported basket. There’s a drawstring on the waterproof plastic liner allowing parents to lock items inside when transporting to the laundry area.
This drawstring feature is also handy for those who have to transport the baby’s laundry to a laundromat.
No matter how many children are in the house, buying baby sprinkle gifts is a way to help parents get ready for their new addition. Even though they may already have things on-hand from their other children, that doesn’t mean they don’t need other essentials.
Therefore, it’s always a good idea to think about what may need updating as well as what items they’ll be using up frequently.
In doing so, you’ll be sure to pick out the best gifts that will help welcome their new baby into the family!