Funniest tips ever on how to prepare to be a parent

What goes around comes around, and this week, the poster child of this adage has to be a mummy blog that reposted the hilarious contents of a mass email last November, only to have the post go viral one year later. It’s a fantastic list of outrageous suggestions to test the murky waters of parenthood, such as trying to put a live octopus into a string bag without any tentacles hanging out, to prepare for dressing little kids.

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