13 of the Weirdest Parenting Tips New Moms Have Gotten Through the Years
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If you thought you were victim to unsolicited advice while you were trying to get pregnant, that's nothing compared to all of the "gems" you hear once people know that you're officially a mom-to-be. Pretty much as soon as your pregnancy is announced, it can feel like the flood gates have opened with tons of tips constantly pouring in — whether you ask for them or not. Whether they're myths, family traditions, or cultural superstitions, here are some nontraditional pieces of parenting advice that new moms hear — and don't always take.