“She’s obsessed with this bouncer thing that we hooked up the ceiling,” said Kaling, 39, of her daughter. “She sits in it and bounces all day and she feels so powerful.”
She added, “My kid is really energetic. She burns off so much energy doing it. It’s fantastic.”
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One summer-perfect item in Katherine’s collection? A pool float for baby, like the Peradix Baby Floats Boat with Canopy ($15).
“She’s learning how to swim right now,” Kaling explained of her daughter. “I have this inflatable thing she can sit in and I can push her around the pool. She’s not scared of the pool.”
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“It’s one of the nice things of having had my baby a little bit later in my career. I can be like, ‘Hey, I want a little area that I can have my daughter play because I want to check up on her at work.’ “
She admitted, “That is probably the biggest perk of my life: to involve my daughter so much in my career.”