If you've ever taken a class with me, you know that I always stick in images of itty bitty cuteness to keep us all awake and alive throughout the lectures.
But the fact of the matter is that babies, tots, and children play a significant role in Native communities.
They are treasured, and even if we are broke-ass poor, they are spoiled with oodles of attention and love and affection.
So when it comes to something like a Baby Contest - which are rather popular American pastimes for mommies and babies - we get the opportunity to visualize the oodles of love with the spectacular traditional baby outfits, as highlighted in this Alaska Native baby contest. Click here to see more.