Why it took me so long to start using a disposable placemat in restaurants is beyond me. The sides are sticky and adhere right to the table; you can put food down directly on it and let your little one feed themselves without worrying about dirty restaurant table germs. And if that wasn’t reason enough, you don’t have to worry about a small bowl or plate getting tossed to the floor. Plus, they’re cheap and barely take up room in a diaper bag. When you’re done, just peel off and toss in the garbage. Audrey gets a kick out of the fun design and Elmo makes her giggle non-stop. Win, win for all. Now if I could only figure out a way to keep her from dropping food on the floor….