Challenge 11: Bring your adorable baby to visit your partner at work. If it is high-security or otherwise inadvisable, interrupt your friends’ work day.
#rookiemoms activities for babies and new mamas including success stories. Get out of your comfort zone and try a challenge today.
Yesterday I texted Heather that I outed us on Instagram as liberal floozies by posting this picture of her in a Pussy Hat and using hashtags like #feminist
Date night with toddler: Here’s how to make it work without a babysitter and still maintain a semblance of a social life including a cocktail dress!
One way to make sure you get out of the house with your baby is to make a commitment to be somewhere. Taking a class can do that to you.
Kaylie F deserves a gigantic gold star for beating down the Rookie Moms Challenges like nobody’s business. She tags them with #rookiemoms, too.
The Challenge: Swim with your baby Having grown up on an island, everyone around me, including myself, learned to swim very early in life. So, I was thrilled when I saw that taking Weston to a swim class was actually Rookie Mom Challenge #27: Go Swimming! Luckily for everyone involved, Laura already completed this challenge, and […]
In Activity #45, meant for someone with a 9 or 10-month old, we challenge you to “do what YOU want to do”. Emily spent the day at the Flea Market.
As a new mom, one of the biggest worries I have is taking Weston into the greater world. I get a little nervous about people responding to him; if he’s crying, or hungry, or needs to be changed, I don’t exactly know all the protocol yet, and that can be daunting. But, as I found, […]
Weston and I are big fans of Book Revue in Huntington, so I was thrilled when a day off from school coincided with toddler music time.
Like they used to say on TV, membership has it’s privileges. Both of the Bay Area children’s museums that I have been to are part of a consortium of Children’s Museums that have reciprocal memberships. This means that if you get a one-year membership at Habitot in Berkeley, for example, you can go to the […]
Being a new parent is all about surprises. Often I think Weston is going to do one thing, and he flips my assumptions on their head and does the total opposite. The other day, for example, we were heading to meet up with a friend and her baby for coffee, but we had a few […]
Just so you know, it is not my fault that these challenges are being presented to you all out-of-order. Please blame Heather. One of the pitfalls of being a working mother is missing out on all of those morning “mommy and me” classes. However, being a teacher, I do get summers off to enjoy a […]