Bassinet recommendations for newborn for something I can keep in the room with us? I’m just so overwhelmed by the amount of options

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Unless you get a snoo, bassinet choice doesn’t really matter. As long as the baby sleeps on a flat hard surface, they won’t notice the difference. They literally could be sleeping in a box on the floor.

Our story: We got the halo for number one, which is very pretty, but I found flimsy feeling for the cost. Plus it’s literally only good for like 3 months- once baby started rolling, I moved him into a pack and play in our room because the halo felt too flimsy for him and I wasn’t prepared to move him into his room yet.

Number 2 literally just slept in a pack and play in our room from day 1. Unless you plan to get the snoo, this is the option I would recommend- it’s not the prettiest option, but it’s actually the easiest and def the cheapest. Also will last the longest.

Now pregnant with number 3 and am going to rent the snoo this time :-). I’ve heard too many great things about it and am too sleep deprived as is to not fork over the $100 a month


I used the uppqbaby bassinet and bought a stand from amazon. I try to get out and walk and if the baby is asleep I can just plop the bassinet on the stroller without waking him up


A Snoo! Rent or buy secondhand like we did.


There’s phenomenal resale value for Snoos so best approach is to buy during 40% off sale and then sell once you’re done for $6-700. Way cheaper than renting if you can deal with the capex.


I used this one. No frills but worked great!


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