50 Terrible Advice for Parents that your grandma thought were true

While you are in excruciating labour…think about the dad


According to the “Mother & Baby” magazine from the 50s, it might be too much to ask the dad to be present at the delivery room, because poor things they can be very impressionable. Oh really?

If you are having postpartum depression…strip furniture!!


So, if you were dealing with what today is called “postpartum depression”(and back then was called “sad”) in the 60s, you weren’t told to go see a doctor or a psychiatrist, but to strip furniture.