Make your own decorated wall clock


Never underestimate the resourcefulness of a Parenthacker. From Marisa: I found an adorable "elephant stampede" clock online for $39.99, plus shipping and fell in love with it. I listed as a gift idea for my baby shower, updated the wishlist for Christmas, etc, but never received it. Then I had the brilliant idea to make […]

Clothes dryer as changing table

Changing Pad_1

Amy's dual-floor diaper-changing solution: We have a two-story house, and her changing table has always been upstairs in her bedroom (I figured that if I went upstairs for every change, I was getting much-needed exercise, a little at a time). Well, I got pregnant again when she was 10 months old, and over the past […]

links for 2007-04-27

Parentography Blog » What Makes a Great Playspace? Prompted by talking with folks at KaBoom!, Tim asks the question, gives his answers, and invites discussion on the topic. (tags: parenthacks kids) Strollerderby : Keeping Babies in Bubbles: Where Do You Draw the Line? How much babyproofing is too much? (tags: parenthacks babies baby babyproofing parenting) […]

How to organize your gift cards

Rookie Mom Heather (who’s not so much of a rookie anymore!) uses Sharpies in her gift card organizing scheme: oh, isn’t it wonderful to get a $100 gift card at old navy or a $10 gift card at starbucks?  yes, it is. ever since our wedding, we keep all gift cards in one envelope in […]

Quick cleanup tips for paint-loving kids

There was a time when I firmly believed that craft paint of any sort had no place in my house. It's not that I'm a neat freak or anything, but the potential chaos was just too intimidating. I've gotten over my fear of the kid-paint combo, but it would have happened a lot sooner had […]

links for 2007-04-26

Parenthackers Rock! « The Road Less Traveled Just had to share this lovely post with y'all. Jen has beautiful things to say about the collective wisdom and generosity and honesty here. (tags: parenthacks parenting)