Don't Bother with Outlet Covers

I'm up on today with another installment in my safetyshaming series: 

At under 10 cents a piece, outlet covers are possibly the cheapest item of baby gear you can purchase. Go go ahead and buy them if it makes you feel safer. Or go buy those sliding plates that let you plug your phone charger in without an epic battle, even though your child will spend a few weeks watching you and then slide them easily at an impossibly early age. But you might be investing more in safety theater than actual safety.

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