Great ideas. I need to remember these when I've got friends with newborns/after surgeries/out of town husbands etc. Really nice ways to help out without making someone think of what you can do to help!!
DIY swaddle blanket-a yard of jersey knit material and cut it in half along the line that it already had from being on the bolt. The edges just curl up so no need to hem! This makes two very lightweight, stretchy blankets! You could get away with less than a yard if it's for an newborn