Why have 52 challenges for new moms? Outings with a baby? Our own experience with unstructured time and a small baby tells us that having an activity planned or a project for the day is tremendously helpful in passing the time. When your partner gets home from work or you hop on the phone with […]
Your challenge is to bring a Pack and Play to a dinner party and put your baby to bed in your friend’s bedrooms. You can do it!
Go out for a wonderful dessert with your partner while your buddies watch TV on the couch! It is scary the first time but so worth it.
Upgrade your own crib: a challenge for parents in need of a decent bedroom. Why should your baby have the nicest room in the house?
When you take a monthly photo in a chair, eventually you lose control of how they sit.
Taking a baby to the swimming pool is scary and funny – having a partner helps! Bring along your moms group or any willing friend and go for it!
When you have a 7-month old baby, the day can feel wobbly and slow. A game of peekaboo that elicits gummy smiles feels like the most amazing thing ever.
Making other new mom friends is vital. And scary. Are you too shy? While that’s totally and completely NORMAL, we still want you to go for it.
We both loved making homemade baby food purees and freezing them in big batches. It might sound intimidating, but it’s pretty easy.
Baby photo gifts come in a wide array of silly to sweet. Playing cards, wrapping paper to mugs and iPhone cases. What about a blanket?
When I saw this activity on photojojo, I ran right out for bulldog clips to get started on a long overdue family photo wall. Unfortunately, my local Office Depot does not carry them in stock (nor does the next one down the street, which I stupidly thought was a different chain… but was the same chain!) so […]
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 […]