50 Terrible Advice for Parents that your grandma thought were true

Don’t baby proof your home

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Nowadays, everyone advises you to baby proof your home when the baby starts crawling but there was a time, in the 1950s, in where baby proofing your home was seen as a sign of “lazy parenting”.

Workout: Crying

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If your baby still doesn’t crawl, he might be getting his workout by crying. What? Yes, in the “Dos and don’ts of parenting babies” from the 50s, it said that a “lusty cry” could be an excellent exercise.