There are plenty of baby and parenting books promising to really tell it like it is. Unfortunately, the makers of baby and kid products can’t say the same. Pretty much every toy, tool and accessory comes with some sort of instructions–even, strangely enough, my son’s juice boxes–but the advice they give doesn’t always mesh with the reality of a.) being an imperfect parent and b.) raising a mischievous baby.
Never fear, new parents! I’m giving you the real scoop on seven everyday baby and kid items. You may read on with a twinge of horror now, but you’ll thank me later.
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