…as opposed to being a babysitter, like I was back in the day)
– why people have a TV shelf full of kid movies (then: Walt Disney video cassettes/now: Pixar DVD’s)
– why the kitchen cabinets are stuffed with one hundred sippy cups/lids (back then: cups worn to the hilt with thousands of tiny teeth marks/now: cups worn to the hilt with thousands of tiny teeth marks)
– why moms have a whole stack of workout videos (then: aerobics, and maybe a little Jane Fonda/now: Pilates, the Wii board)
Happy Mother’s Day to all moms. And especially those whose kids I took care of back in the 80’s & 90’s.
Now I know.
image credit: flickr photo by hownowdesign/Abbey Hendrickson