It’s true, the first time you give birth you will probably get so many baby gifts thrown your way that it will make your postpartum head spin. Adorable little outfits, swaddling blankets, and burp cloths galore!
And if you’re lucky enough to have a second, third, or in my case fourth baby, the gift giving and baby showers will justifiably trickle down to a slow drip. But just because you have multiple babies, doesn’t mean the celebration of new life should stop completely.
Knowing the baby has all the gear he or she will ever need, opens the door wide open for opportunities to help and celebrate the new mom!
Over the course of my four pregnancies, I’ve gotten some pretty spectacular gifts given to me, most of which have nothing to do with the baby. I thought I would share with you a few of my favorite things I’ve received.
10 Gift Ideas for the New (but not-so-new) Mom:
What’s the best baby gift you’ve received that had nothing to do with the baby?
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