Parenthood is fun! Betty Wayne shares her daughter's discovery of Silly Bandz in The Mommy Club group.

My girl's first fad: Silly Bandz. She asked, "Mommy, what's a fad?" and I said, "It's a silly little piece of junk that everyone is obsessed with for two months and then never thinks about again." My first fad was slap bracelets so I think it's a pretty neat coincidence that hers is so similar to mine.

This is her first step into pointless but hypnotic pop-culture. Maybe I'm reading too far into this, but I see it as a major milestone!

So, what was your baby's (or relative's baby's or friend's baby's) first fad? Do you remember what yours was?

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