Mommy Hospital Bag--this is the best list I've seen. (as a labor nurseI've seen LOTS of families come in with either WAY TOO much crap, or things they don't have that I feel I would want.) This list seems about perfect!
How to get white nails after so much nail polish -- make a paste using 1 tbsp peroxide and 2 1/4 tbsp baking soda. Let this paste sit on your nails for 5 minutes and voila! White nails! REMEMBER THIS AFTER USING Dark NAIL POLISH!