Let’s be real: Babies are expensive. And motherhood can be overwhelming. What’s an expecting mother to do? Don’t worry — we’ve compiled some amazing pregnancy freebies (and goodies for after baby is born) to help cut some of the expenses of bringing home baby. Plus, most of these also come with helpful resources like forums, articles, and even hotlines to answer your most urgent questions! Besides, what Mama doesn’t love free baby stuff?
Free Stuff for Baby (and Mommy Too!)
Cindy & Jana are lactation consultants who’ve put their considerable experience and expertise into a free 3-part mini-course available online. It’s a great way to learn the basics in preparation for baby’s arrival.
If you’re hoping for a more natural delivery, check out Earth Mama’s Free Birth Plan. It will help you make the right choices for you and for baby, and have all of the information you need at your fingertips to present to your birthing team.
Whether you’re going the baby formula route exclusively, or you just need to supplement your own milk supply, Enfamil is one of the biggest names in the business. You can score plenty of free Enfamil coupons when you join their Family Beginnings club. Plus, if you have a toddler at home, there’s a free sample of Enfagrow available here!
Sign up with EverydayFamily to choose free samples from partners like Pampers, Enfamil, and Gerber. You’ll also get access to their parenting community and tons of resources and articles to help you make the best decisions for your baby and your family.
This Free Trial Baby Kit from EverydayHappy includes products like diapers, laundry detergent, and shampoo. And these eco-friendly and toxin-free products really work, so you can feel great about keeping baby safe from harmful chemicals like formaldehyde and BPA.
Expecting mothers can score a free subscription to Fit Pregnancy and Baby Magazine. No hidden fees — no gimmicks. It’s packed full of tips and ideas to help you make the transition into motherhood, armed with everything you’ll need. They’ve got articles for conception all the way through weaning, so you’ll be the best informed Mama on the block!
Sign up to get a free trial from The Honest Company, and you’ll get a package of diapers and wipes for just the cost of shipping. If you like the products, you’ll be enrolled automatically to receive them on a subscription basis. If not, just give them a call and they’ll be happy to cancel for you.
Once baby arrives, it’s time to score free full sized samples of formulas from Nature’s One. Order through their website and just pay shipping. You can try one full-size product from each of their brands (PediaSmart and Baby’s Only Organic).
Pampers Rewards offers a loyalty program where you can earn points for buying diapers, wipes, and more. You can then turn in those points for all kinds of great free baby products, as well as gift cards and other rewards for parents! Plus, their site includes a ton of great information, quizzes, and guides for pregnancy, newborns, babies, and toddlers.
The StrongMoms Program is a free rewards program from Similac. Expecting mothers can sign up to receive a welcome pack that includes plenty of coupons and free samples too. Members also get free access to a live hotline to help answer all of your feeding questions.
Baby Registry Perks
One of the best ways to get free stuff for baby is to register for baby gifts. In addition to all of the fabulous gifts you’ll receive from friends, family, and others, many stores and sites will throw in bonus freebies just for registering with them.
Amazon’s Baby Registry is a perfect place to organize all the stuff you’re going to need for your little bundle of joy. And if you’re an Amazon Prime Member, you also get a free Welcome Box, discounts on baby products, and a slew of other great perks!
Babies ‘R’ Us has some registry goodies for you too, with a free one-on-one registry consultation, free pre- and post-natal classes, and plenty of discounts on the items you’ll need for your little one.
Register with BuyBuy Baby and you’ll get a Goody Bag full of samples and coupons, plus a free consultation with a baby registry expert, to help you choose the perfect products for your new family.
The free Welcome Kit from Target Baby Registry includes at least $50 worth of coupons and samples. Plus, you’ll score a 15% discount on everything left over on your list after the big day!
Of course, Walmart has gotten in on the fun too. Set up a Walmart Baby Registry and you’ll get a free welcome box with stage-appropriate samples for you to enjoy. Be sure to check out the handy checklist and tips at the bottom of the page too.