50 Ways for first time moms to get ready for their new baby If you're getting ready to have your first baby, you have plenty to be excited about―and plenty to worry about. Centered on what's most important to expecting moms, 50 Things to Do Before You Deliver narrows the vast field of pregnancy advice to 50 specific, proactive steps for confidence and peace of mind before the baby arrives. Unlike other pregnancy books for first time moms, this book includes only what you really need and leaves out the rest. Expert advice -Written by Jill Krause, mother of 4 and creator of the award-winning pregnancy blog Baby Rabies, this book arms you with a clear list of actionable steps to take before giving birth. Organized by trimester -Take things one step at a time with specific guidance tailored to every stage of your pregnancy. No judgment -Find supportive tips and assurance from other moms, OB-GYNs, and midwives, as well as contributions from Amy Morrison of the blog Pregnant Chicken and Bryn Huntpalmer of The Birth Hour podcast. Feel empowered and prepared with a list of things you can do in real time as your due date approaches.