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7 Ways to encourage a new mom

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  1. Surprise her with a delicious meal or two.
  2. Run errands for her - grocery shopping, pick up dry cleaning.
  3. Baby-sit while she takes a nap or bath (stay in her home and hold her baby).
  4. Have play dates and assist mom's other children in daily activities (take older siblings to dance, sports or music lesson).
  5. Be a good listener.
  6. Help with chores like laundry or cleaning.
  7. Bring her a basket of healthy snacks.

What are ways that you have encouraged a new mom?

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