16 hacks in February 2013

28 February 2013

#MinCamp kicks off tomorrow!

For two weeks, we'll email you one doable task per day that will help you simplify and streamline your home and life. Sign up now!

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27 February 2013

Clothing-shaped drawer labels show kids where to put away their clothes

Susan's brilliant labeling brainstorm helps her kids get their laundry put away.

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26 February 2013

Labels for pre-readers? Use photo stickers!

Isa's two-line hack is an organizing revelation for parents whose kids can't yet read labels.

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25 February 2013

Parent Hacks highlighted in March issue of Parenting magazine

Parenting Magazine: Early Years Parenting Magazine: School Years The March issue of Parenting contains a great article called "The Best Parenting Advice I Ever Got." What I love about this article (besides the fact that WE ARE IN IT, but I'll get to that in a moment) is that it...

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21 February 2013

20 February 2013

Book-related goodies: Live chat Thursday 2/21, MinCamp update, and more

I've spent an embarassing proportion of the last week staring at my computer. I've gotten plenty of things done but my writing brain is blocked by a big, flashing sign that says THIS IS SO EXCITING. So, rather than fight it (I tried, yesterday, to no avail) I'm just going...

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18 February 2013

Boston! It's a book launch party!

If you're in the Boston area, here's a chance to join in the fun of our book launch and help a great cause at the same time.

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13 February 2013

13 February 2013

Easy chocolate cake kids can bake by themselves

A super-simple chocolate cake recipe kids can bake (and clean up after) themselves.

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12 February 2013

State of the Union printable worksheet

Calamity Jennie put together this printable worksheet so she and her daughter can track the issues President Obama discusses in tonight's State of the Union address.

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11 February 2013

Glow stick magic wand Valentines

Another adorable idea for homemade Valentines where the treat isn't candy: it's a mini glow stick.

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08 February 2013

Thank you. That's all.

Thank you, everyone, for making this such an incredible place to be every day.

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07 February 2013

06 February 2013

When kids won't eat what's for dinner...but are old enough to cook?

What do you do when your finicky kids don't like (read: CAN'T STAND) what's being served for dinner and ask if they can instead prepare something else for themselves?

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05 February 2013

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