Baby Buggy Bumper Finland s Maternity Package As Cultural Heritage

In 1938 the Finnish government introduced the Maternity Grants Act That year Finland s expectant mothers each received a baby shower of supplies for their newborn All-weather clothing health and hygiene products bedding a toy these were some of life s bare necessities included in the box which even doubled as a crib Today the 75-year-old maternity package tradition is very much thriving a cultural rite of passage for proud mothers-to-be and a key contributor to the country s low img src http static wixstatic com media f59e733be2ad4b32b1de8eaeaf8f1d1c jpg

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