Nothing prepares you for parenthood. Ready or not, they place the newborn babe in your arms and you fall in love. Moms and dads understand this, but not everyone else does. Schools use various projects to prep students on the responsibilities of raising children, but none come close. Even couples test out their skills in ways they feel are comparable and are usually shocked by the real deal. Check out the reasons why none of the common practices come close.
Jul 20 2009 - 6:00am