Monday, February 15, 2010

OMG #4


image found in moms basement



Every now and then I run into something that makes me stop and stare in wonder and disbelief. This is one of those things. I'll bet young mothers slathered baby with a nice, even layer of baby oil before lying him down for his afternoon nap under the warm, wonderful glow of this amazing lamp!

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  1. Ha ha! Nice. I have a Better Homes and Gardens baby book that my grandma got when my mom was a baby in 1956, and it shows a picture of a bassinet outside in the bright sun. It goes on about how healthy a sun bath is for baby. My grandma says, "Yeah... I never thought that would be the best thing, so I kept them in the shade." Good call, Grandma. :-)

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  2. Lol. I think it's true that mom usually knows best. I've had feelings about certain things while raising my own kids up over the years and later been grateful that I listened to my intuition!

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  3. OMG I love sun bathing for health ads from the 50s. But this one..wowie...times were much different back then.

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