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Heather & Whitney

not-so-Secret Santa holiday giveaways

November 15, 2010

not-so-Secret Santa has chosen (using and should have delivered all the holiday goodies by now. While we usually like to write about fun activities for moms — and despite our best intentions of being entirely clutter-free this holiday season — we lined up a few of our favorite things to show appreciation to loyal […]

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Cute picture of three little monkeys

January 5, 2009

We couldn’t resist posting this totally cute picture of Holden, Julian, and Milo from the park this weekend. Milo is 22 months old.

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Buy this book

December 1, 2008

It’s Cyber Monday and we thought we’d get in on the action. We wrote this book and we’re suggesting that you buy it. Bookstores are filled with activity books for babies and toddlers, but The Rookie Mom’s Handbook is the first one with activities for MOTHERS. Here are 250 enjoyable activities to help first-time moms […]

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How to Nurse In Public

October 27, 2008

We’re over at AlphaMom today, telling you How To Nurse In Public in just five steps!

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Date night at home with Cook SF

October 17, 2008

Cook SF asked if they could deliver a meal kit to me and Heather. Um, you had us at “deliver.” (Sorry all you non-locals.) Whitney says: I looked at their website and it says “We do the shopping, washing, chopping, dicing, marinating and sauce making and then neatly package all the ingredients into our Gourmet […]

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Rookie Mom’s Event at Tumble & Tea

October 2, 2008

We just made a friend! Melissa and her mom are the founders of Little Bug baby food, locally grown for your babe. Together, we’re going to have a little soiree for new moms, hoping to inspire them to get out of the house. Bring your baby and yourself for a fun morning. We’re throwing a […]

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Celebrate our facelift!

September 11, 2008

Does look a little fresher? A little younger? Maybe a little bit happier? We did a little nip and tuck and we hope it helps people find content that inspires them. We have a super deluxe prize bag to give away in celebration of our new design, so add a comment here to be […]

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Activity #528: Declare yourself a rookie mom

August 1, 2008

Maybe you are a first-time, untrained mom who is just trying to stay sane during her maternity leave. Or maybe you’ve got a couple kids, run a co-op preschool out of your house, and know everyone you see at the park and grocery store. Either way, if you like the spirit of our site, please […]

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More fun local activities for preschoolers

June 5, 2008

If you have preschoolers or pre-preschoolers, you probably already know about SavvySource as the best place to do some research and find preschool reviews. Well, now it’s also one of the best places to find out what to do with your 2-6 year old when they’re not in school. SavvySource just launched the Being Savvy […]

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Come see us: SF Birth and Baby Fair

May 21, 2008

On Saturday, from 10am to 3pm, we’ll be (wo)manning the Rookie Mom’s Table at the Birth and Baby Fair at Fort Mason. Come on out and see us! Saturday, May 24th • 10am to 3pm Fort Mason Conference Center 99 Marina Blvd • San Francisco, CA 94123 Decorate a Onesie at our Onesie-of-a-kind area (is […]

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Calling all Rookie Moms: Come to our party!

May 20, 2008

Tomorrow we’re having a party to celebrate our book and we want to invite all you rookie mamas. Realistically, we’ll just expect those of you who live in the Bay Area to show up. The details: Wednesday, May 21, 2008 11:00am – 12:30pm Studio Grow 1035 10th Street at Gilman Berkeley, CA 510.526.9888 Here’s what […]

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Win a Rookie Mom’s Handbook

April 12, 2008

Click over to Mama Knows Breast to enter to win our book!

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