14 simple gifts your kids can make

Hardware store menorah

In her next Minimalist Holidays post, Christine reminds us that kids’ crafts don’t need to be complicated to be fun, and shares ideas for gifts kids can make themselves.

Lobbying Congress with #ONEMoms

Capitol Building

I’m in Washington, DC with the ONE Campaign and ONEMoms visiting members of Congress. Amazingly (to me, anyway) we’re here sharing stories with our Senators and Representatives about our time in Ethiopia.

Best of Parent Hacks: Thanksgiving

At Amazon: Thanksgiving: How to Cook It Well

How are your Thanksgiving preparations coming along, either for your meal or your travel? Hopefully these tips collected at Parent Hacks over the years will help you along.