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Activity #87: Photoshop your memories

October 21, 2010

We have previously written about our love and admiration for those who remember to take monthly pictures of their babies and add some style to the pictures. Heather used the same chair every month, as did Jen who kept it up for at least 33 months. Scrapbooker Hey Jen Renee took it to the next […]

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Deb and Leah’s Very Rookie Summer

July 23, 2010

Ready for the fourth momoir in our Very Rookie Summer series? Our pal Deb shares a blow-by-blow(-out) account of her day with baby Leah. We appreciate the geeky attention to detail as well has her sense of humor in this mega-did-do-list. A Day in the Life of a Almost 3-Month Old in San Francisco 7:30am: […]

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The Month in Review: Running, Fundraising, and Mominatrixing

May 4, 2010

I feel like it’s Friday, but the calendar tells me it’s not. We Rookie Moms have had a big month. And I’m talking about April (let’s just pretend I wrote this post on May 1st.) We had three real-life events with our bloggy friends. 1) Heather and her teammates for The Relay ran 200 miles […]

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Home and garden success stories: 270 days to go

June 3, 2009

Yes, I realized last week that my clock is ticking but also that I’ve done a few things that I haven’t bothered to report on. Thank God. This February and March, we did a whole remodel project that added a second bathroom to our house. Pity that it wasn’t on our to-do list but I […]

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Activity #46: Take a shower

December 8, 2008

In honor of my friend Vasco, who just had his first baby boy Milo over the weekend, I offer one of my favorite tips/activities. Try out the bouncy seat or swing and bring the baby into the bathroom with you for a quick shower. Leave the door ajar if steam is a problem. If your […]

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Activity #369: Read Ahead

August 23, 2007

Dear mama-to-be, We built this site for you… Well, for us, but also for you. We challenged ourselves to think of activities that were fun for new moms because we are new moms. We came up with ideas for month one that are reasonable for moms of newborns, but here’s the catch: Moms of newborns […]

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Tackle 101 things in 1,001 days

April 11, 2007

Oh my god. I am a list maker at heart. As Whitney will attest, I make spreadsheets and lists at the slightest provocation (meal plan, packing list, number of nursings) — can I graph it? Even better! Well, I love this idea and it’s so very crazy. Right now, making a list of 101 things […]

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