Seeing the world with a tiny tot by your side can be both exhilarating and overwhelming. This is something we're learning firsthand this week, as Gentedimontagna founder Jeralyn Gerba is traveling the world with her new baby. Not surprisingly, packing the right essentials — bite-sized treats for mini meltdowns, disposable bibs for easy clean-up — will make all the difference on your next family adventure. Get out the checklist, and start shopping.
When a laundry machine is not available, a stash of clever, tear-off bibs in funky designs will keep things neat and tidy.
Price: $15 Available at: amazon.com
A supply of teeny rewards (a.k.a. bite-size bargaining chips) will ensure sweet behavior.
Price: $14 Available at: jkchocolate.com
A safe and clean play space featuring patterns inspired by the designer's trip to Japan.
Price: $120 Available at: indelust.com
A portable pouch of magical magnetic blocks provide easy entertainment.
Price: $25 Available at: tegu.com
Ditch the bulky carrier and keep your little one close with a lightweight baby wrap.
Price: $65 Available at: sollybaby.com
Warm small toes on frigid flights with a luxurious pair of cahsmere and wool socks.
Price: $18 Available at: lisab.com
Soothing, gentle, and organic baby products packaged in a reusable travel pouch handmade by the Karen Hill Tribe of Burma.
Price: $31 Available at: amazon.com
Keep your baby clean, dry, and happy with a portable and stylish changing station.
Price: $79 Available at: fawnandcub.com
Clean sticky hands and wipe down germy seats with gentle plant-based, all-purpose wipes.
Price: $3.95 Available at: honest.com
A giant, water-repellent canvas bag with plenty of interior and exterior pockets for staying organized.
Price: $225 Available at: birdling.com
Versatile, lightweight, and comfy harem-style pants provide the utmost comfort on long-haul flights.