Parent Hacks: Real-world parenting tips from real parents
This is where the Web is headed -- at least where parents are concerned: parenting tips by parents, for parents, about what really works with kids. I'm a huge fan of the site. I love its down-to-earth philosophy and its grassroots style. You won't find any experts pontificating from on high here (thankfully). It's all about parents sharing their best "hacks" (solutions) to the problem du jour. That can be anything from getting kids to sleep, to dealing with mealtime madness, to tackling toilet training, to navigating the baby products aisle. (I'm only just touching on the range of "hacks" you'll find at this one-of-a-kind parenting site. You have to check it out for yourself to truly "get" Parent Hacks.
Well, when the children are with you, you have to be more prepared because as we all know, they have specific needs and we have to meet those needs.
Under the bed is the one place they will probably never look.
Tips on what to remember when traveling with children
It's back to school time again -- that crazy time of year when you might as well just camp out in the mall parking lot rather than driving back and forth across town in some unending quest for all the back-to-school essentials. To... It's back to school time again -- that crazy time of year when you might as well just camp out in the mall parking lot rather than driving back and forth across town in some unending quest for all the back-to-school essentials. To help make this time of year a little less crazy-making and a whole lot more fun, I put together this back-to-school guide over at Squidoo. You'll find tips on reducing the stress of back-to-school time, links to sites featuring lunch ideas, fun learning activities, and more.