24 Legit Ways You Can Help A Friend After Their Baby Comes
Give Mom One-On-One Time With Big Bro/Sis
Alternately, perhaps Mom would love to spend some time with her older child, but simply can’t with a newborn taking up all her time and attention. If she’s interested, you can watch or hold the baby during a nap or quiet time so that your friend can spend some time reading to her other children, playing board games, or even going out for a quick treat at Starbucks. Her other children will appreciate the one-on-one attention, and Mom will rest easy knowing that her baby is well cared for and close by (just in case she’s needed sooner than expected).