Ten Great Tips for New Moms

In addition to having a newborn to care for, most new moms are also faced with the pressure to lose the 30 or so pounds gained in pregnancy. Here are our favorite products and best tips to help you feel like your old self again — soon! By Danielle Friedland


Wearing your baby in a sling or carrier like the ERGO Baby ($105) while you walk provides additional resistance in addition to helping to strengthen your core. Try "baby squats" and climb steep stairs like Samantha Harris did with daughter Josselyn or just go for long walks like Bridget Moynahan did with son John.