Got a little one on the way? Just brought one home? Congratulations! As you know, you’ve now entered the wild and wondrous world of parenting, complete with all the issues, products and services you never had to think about before. But you couldn’t live in a better place, because this city is filled with people who want to make your life a little easier, from connecting with other new parents to finding baby gear for less, enjoying a pregnancy-friendly mani/pedi and much more. Click through for the latest and greatest birth-day resources!

92Y: The 411 on Bouncing Back

The folks at the 92Y know you're overjoyed, but they also know you're kind of freaking out. Check out New Parent Get Togethers here, an ongoing, drop-in program on Wednesdays from 10:30 a.m. to Noon. The 92Y Parenting Center Sally Tannen engages NYC child psychologists and pediatricians on topics such as "Travel With Baby", "When You've Had It" and "Babies and your Marriage." ($10 payable at door.) Also of note: "Motherhood and Your Professional Identity: Career Planning Strategies for Your Parenting Years", on Tues., Nov. 1, at 6:30 p.m. ($40).

1395 Lexington Ave.
Upper East Side

photo: 92Y



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— Mimi O’Connor