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Your due date's around the corner and your "go" bag is packed...but how do you know if you've included the right stuff?
Packing for the hospital can feel overwhelming, but TODAY producer (and mom of two) Patrice Poltzer is here to help. Does your delivery day bag include fancy pajamas? Forget it, she says — you'll be much happier to have cozy socks and nursing bras once you've given birth.
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In this installment of TODAY's "New Baby Basics" series, Patrice shares her tips for delivery day, also known as "D-Day." Leave the cashmere nightgowns at home, but make sure to pack a breastfeeding pillow, plenty of snacks and a phone charger.
And watch this hilarious (and helpful!) video for the one thing you *must* take home from the hospital: