Who knew there were so many parts for bottle feeding and/or pumping?
Additionally, you need to wash these parts all the time, so having a good baby bottle and pumping organization system is essential.
Here are my favorite baby bottle storage ideas.
Baby Bottle Organization Ideas
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1. Small set of drawers
Consider using a small plastic set of drawers to store your bottles and all their parts.
This is a popular idea among moms, because sorting like items together in each drawer is easy.
2. Devote an entire drawer
If you have an extra drawer to spare, devoting one to baby bottles and pumping parts is the perfect storage solution.
Use drawer dividers to make this a seamless baby bottle organization system that will be easy to maintain.
3. Clear out space in a cabinet
You can also clear out space in a cabinet for bottles.
If you go this route, use a lazy suzan to keep all your bottles together. This will help you save space in the cabinet.
You can keep the bottles completely together this way, if you’d rather not separate the parts.
4. Consider a rolling cart
Many moms that I have known use a rolling cart to store all their baby bottles, pumping essentials and feeding supplies.
This is a great idea for a breastfeeding station or if you are pumping a lot and have to organize all the pumping parts.
5. Dividers on counter
Using counter space is always a common idea, since you’ll be washing bottle parts so often anyway.
We talked about using a small set of drawers, but you could also use dividers to divide each section of parts.
6. Glass Drying Rack
I love this idea.
Use a decorative drying rack to store bottles. I like how there’s room for a small bow in the center of this one, where you can store nipples and other parts.
You’ll be washing baby bottles so often that just storing them on a drying rack is honestly pretty practical.
In fact, this is what I did with my youngest baby.
7. Boon Drying Rack
I used the boon drying rack to store all our bottles, bottle parts and pumping parts. It has attachments you can just stick on the rack to store smaller parts like nipples.
This has been on of our easiest baby bottle storage ideas to date.
The Most Popular Baby Bottles
I’ve been through a ton of baby bottles with both babies, because they had reflux and tended to spit up a lot more than a typical baby. They also had a lot of tummy issues and air bubbles would really bother them.
Because of this, it was important to find the perfect bottles. My top picks are also most moms top picks, which is apparent if you’re reading through Amazon reviews. Here are my top 3.
1. Dr. Browns Bottles
You’ll find that Dr. Browns bottles are a popular choice among moms, and for good reason.
They have a vent system that helps reduce spit-up, colic and gas. They also work with most breast pumps, so they’re a perfect option regardless if you’re breastfeeding or formula feeding.
2. Tommee Tippee
We really love Tommee Tippee bottles, because the nipples are similar to a natural breast.
When I needed my son to start taking a bottle, in addition to nursing, these were an easy transition for him.
They have an anti-colic valve, which reduces air flow, so your little one will ingest less air which can cause gas and colic.
3. Avent Bottles
We loved Avent bottles with our babes too.
They have an Airflex valve integrated into the nipple of the bottle to reduce air being ingested.