Episode 17: Playdate Etiquette: What You Need to Know Before You Go

You've been invited to your first play date—hooray! What do you do and how do you turn a playdate for your little ones into a mom friendship for you. In this episode, Mandy and Nicole go in depth on the dos and don'ts of attending a playdate with your little one. 

Playdate etiquette


  • Mandy + Nicole share updates on their hunts for new mom friends.

  • Mandy remanences on some of the creative playdates she has attended at Nicole’s house.

  • We share rule #1 of playdates—you do not want to mess this one up!

  • We discuss simple ideas for showing appreciation to the host.

  • Mandy talk about how to follow-up after the playdate to build that friendship.

  • We go over some of the common questions when it comes to playdates like bringing snacks and where to change a diaper.

  • How long should you stay at a playdate? We’re giving you the specific amount of time we feel keeps you from overstaying your welcome.

  • Nicole shares her thoughts on whether or not you should be reciprocating the playdate invite afterwards.

Nicole White