50 Terrible Advice for Parents that your grandma thought were true

When traveling by plane…place your baby with the luggage

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These things that were placed above the seats attached to the overhead luggage bins were called “sky cots”, a trend from the 1950s to do commercial air traveling with kids.

Don’t show your baby too much love, he might be a socialist.

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In the 60s there was a trend among pediatricians that said if you were very loving towards your baby, it would grow up to be a socialist, expecting love and all. Let me cuddle the baby, I see it as a win-win situation.