Finding the perfect gift for new parents can certainly be difficult. There are so many things that new parents need, both for the baby and themselves, that thinking of the right gift an be challenging – especially for folks who don’t have kids themselves. Thankfully, Birbaby gift baskets make that process much easier, with a range of selections available and focusing on many different aspects of parenthood and newborn care.

The beauty of gift baskets is they work for any occasion, and welcoming a new baby is no different. They’re a great solution for people in your life, such as acquaintances, family members, or work colleagues, that you may not have that much contact with these days (thus making them harder to shop for), or in situations where you’re simply too busy to browse store aisles in search of the perfect baby gift.

The thing about parenthood, especially for parents of a newborn, is the seemingly never-ending list of items the baby needs. Do you have enough blankets? Diapers? Baby clothes? Washcloths? Plush toys (because his or her favourite needs to spend a cycle in the laundry after the latest messy mishap)? With a baby gift basket, you can send ALL of those things to the proud (but tired) parents, in one lovely package.

As for the baby gift baskets themselves, there’s a wide selection to choose from. If you want your gift to focus on, say, handy items for the baby like diapers and blankets, you can send a basket filled with them. If you’d rather emphasize the parents themselves, you can get a basket that includes premium coffee to help keep them sharp or emphasize fun and relaxation. Try a basket that combines baby items with delectable gourmet snacks or a bottle (or two) of fine wine or champagne to help the grownups celebrate. And those snacks can be particularly important for a new mom, as nursing mothers need even more calories than pregnant mothers do.

The key to a baby gift basket for new parents is that it has stuff that they actually need. Baby gift baskets are packed with items that will solve problems in their lives. An abundance of diapers, blankets, washcloths, and bath items will make the days a little more calm and a little less harried.

One last thing that’s remarkably handy about gift baskets is the baskets themselves. Sturdy and well-crafted, they can be reused or repurposed for any number of things. Throw baby clothes or toys in it, or anything that could use a quick storage solution. As a “bonus” alongside the actual contents of the basket, it’s a great value; next time you’re at a housewares store, check the prices for JUST a wicker basket and you’ll see what we’re talking about.

Regardless of whether it’s for a close friend or family member, or just someone from work going away for maternity leave, as gifts for new parents go, you can’t go wrong with a baby gift basket.