Memory Keeping: Book of Firsts
Source: Martha Stewart Baby, Volume 1 Special Issue 2000
Before long, most new parents find themselves adrift in a jumble of precious trinkets: tiny shoes, well-loved toys, embroidered gowns, the lock of hair from baby's first trim. With some creativity, you can use these things to create a poetic record of the first years of life.
Ribbon-tied photo album
Use a ribbon-tied photo album to keep track of major events: baby's first smile, first teeth, first steps. The frontispiece should introduce the star of the story, newly arrived from his watery world.