Your child is able to breathe and swallow at the same time, up to about 6-7 months old when that skill is lost for good. In the 1920s, parents were discouraged from cuddling their kids, which is why those old-timey photos show kids in oversized shoes and baskets instead of Mom's lap. The most common time to be born is 8 a.m. on the dot. The least common is 3:09 a.m. In some European countries, it's common practice to let little kids stay up until 10 p.m. -- which might just ruin your night. Your odds of having quadruplets spontaneously is about 1 in 729,000, so if you do, go buy a lottery ticket. In Scandinavia, it's common practice for parents to leave their babies in strollers OUTSIDE the cafe or shop.