baby yogaRemember that Russian lady who achieved a day of viral fame last week when a video of her swinging her baby around by the ankles picked up steam on YouTube? Nathan from Dadwagon contacted us to let us know that he's been in touch with her, and thank goodness, the baby is alive and well.

"Baby yoga," and its corollary, dunking-a-newborn-in-the-ocean, is not just another act of toughening. The more I looked into it, the more I realized that in a certain milieu of alterna-Russians, the parents who do this are sort of like Slavic Tiger Mothers: hyperinvolved parents who want to give their child a leg up in life.

Read his full interview with Lena Fokina, Baby Yoga Expert.