Gardening with kids: Best of Parent Hacks


Gardening with kids! There are so many reasons to get your kids growing things, digging in the yard, or even sprouting a few seeds in a pot on the front step. Here are our best "gardening with kids" tips to get you started. Creating a kid-friendly garden Save spring prunings for edging and fairy house […]

Oprah’s push to end distracted driving: No Phone Zone


via Have you ever had a close call while talking on the cell phone while driving? I'm embarrassed to say I have. I once narrowly missed a pedestrian. Another time, I almost rear-ended the car in front of me because I didn't notice the light had changed. We multitask. We're busy. We have so […]

Healthy family meals: Best of Parent Hacks

Six O'Clock Scramble

Keeping the family fed is one of my biggest time- and attention-consumers. We could all use a bit of help feeding the family when we get home late, or when we just want a break. Here are our best tips and recipes for easy, healthy family feeding. We add new tips all the time; come […]

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Large And In Charge: The Britax Chaperone Infant Car Seat And Stroller || ZRecommends Adrienne Jones, longtime Parenthacker and person I've been wanting to meet for years now, wrote an amazing review. Don't need a car seat/stroller? Neither do I. I'm just blown away by her hard work and incredible attention to detail. Normal Yet […]