I am no expert when it comes to pregnancy that's why I educated myself through books and other reading materials. All those came in handy because I learned so many things about pregnancy and the preparations that I needed to do. It's true that you can never be really so prepared for the final time but there are things that you can get ready ahead to help you get by with more ease.
One thing that's very important to prepare ahead is the hospital bags for mommy and baby. Take note that some hospitals don't have lockers for your clothes but there are some which provide at least a single locker or a closet unit to hang your clothes. But it's always nice to have at least even just some extra wood lockers to keep the hospital room clutter free.