Todd, Matt, and D.M. were nonplussed by the parenting trends of
2012, which included eating one's own placenta (a
la Mad Men's January Jones), "elimination
communication" (a la Blossom's Blossom), and of
course "attachment parenting" (which includes breastfeeding until
your kid leaves for college).
Chicago Parent's own Caitlin Murray Giles recently wrote an
predictions of parenting trends in 2013. The
Dads took a look at what might be in store for them this year, and
WDP9: Parenting Predictions for 2013, The Dads React by ChicagoParent
Will moms really wear sparkly shoes and little girls wear sexy
boots? Does that mean little boys will wear ill-fitting
chinos and a weary gaze?
Will we have toys made from our old milk cartons and discarded
Does the notion of tea parties moving to "the next level" fill
you dread? (And just WHAT LEVEL IS THAT?!)
And will piles of children's crappy drawings be replaced by
expensive albums full of children's crappy drawings?
Fear the future with the three least helpful guys you know.
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