Spoiler alert: There are a few answers to this big thorny question but they all circle back to the primary advice –> Go ahead and hold your baby.
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This week’s challenge is to organize a Mom’s Night Out with some girlfriends. Go somewhere you used to enjoy in your old life.
Take your baby to the movie theater! Really! Look for a Mom and Baby Matinee, offered by many theaters around the country.
Babies turned me into a caffeine person. This is how we make delicious mochas at home for a fraction of the Starbucks price.
While your baby is still small enough for the infant carrier, take advantage of your relative “freedom” to get your toenails done.
Ready for another challenge? Take baby to a paint-your-own pottery studio and get footprints made on a tile or frame.
Allow me to suggest a two-pronged approach for the very best ready-to-meet-every-challenge diaper bag packing: the daily bag & backup.
The challenge here is to take your baby to the grocery store for the first time as simply a practice run, when you’re not desperate.
Downsize your luggage when you fly with a baby since carrying all the baby gear AND a baby is pretty overwhelming. Here’s how.
New moms need practice getting out of the house. But where to go? Try a fabric store where you can be inspired to make something.