I’m a new mom. But, now that Cal is 5-months-old, I’ve got a much better handle on the needs of our life at home, on set, and on the road. I did so much research and planning before he was born, but learned that it was all pretty much useless once my son actually arrived. His needs were so much different than what I imagined they’d be, even with all the thought I put into what I purchased for him. I’ve tried to stay very flexible and roll with each stage as it comes. And, I’ve learned that having the right things on hand — both for Cal and for myself — really helps. Here are the 10 things that get me through the day (in no particular order)!