What's Happening with Your Baby
Your little one will probably be interested in beginning to feed herself some finger foods. As she becomes more independent it will free you somewhat
Taking Care of Yourself
You may have already cashed in all babysitting offers from family and friends. Even if you still have ready and willing sitters in the wings, you may want to think ahead, as there may come a time when you've exhausted your current resources. You might want to consider forming a babysitting co-op, where parents trade sitting services with each other. Look for other parents in your neighborhood, at work, at school or at your place of worship. Co-ops come in all "flavors." The important thing is to locate parents with whom you would like your little one to spend time and babies for whom you would enjoy sitting.