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No matter how you decide to give your kids an allowance, the key to increasing its power as a teaching tool is to put your kids in charge of how they spend their money. Here’s our strategy, which includes the iPhone app Kiddy Bank.
Like 0 Retweet 0 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 Still got some back-to-school shopping to do? Today's the last day to enter for a chance to win a $150 Old Navy gift card! To enter, read the full post at The Accidental Expert: Top ten tips for smart kid clothes shopping I was paid to […]
Like 0 Retweet 0 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 Shopping for kids clothing takes equal parts of preparation and endurance. In my latest post at The Accidental Expert, I share my top 10 tips for streamlining the process. As always, my tips are a starting point. Share yours for a chance to win a […]
Like 0 Retweet 0 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 Speaking of toddlers and airplanes, Debbie of the fantastic family travel site Delicious Baby is hosting an excellent giveaway: a CARES Child Aviation Restraint System. I've read about this product for years, noting the obvious need something like this, and the generally good reviews. Read […]
Like 0 Retweet 0 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 Parent Hacks is all about poking friendly holes in the "expert parenting" racket. In their new book, Let's Panic About Babies!, Alice Bradley and Eden Kennedy point a flamethrower — an exceedingly smart and funny flamethrower — in the same direction. Let's Panic is for […]
Like 0 Retweet 0 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 A serendipitous coincidence happened a couple weeks ago: just as I was asking for your hair care tips, I received Curly Girl: The Handbook in the mail for review. The publisher had contacted me a few weeks previous with a pitch, and I had said […]
Like 0 Retweet 0 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 via leechbabe.com Wise and wonderful Parenthacker Marita is giving away a copy of the picture book Rabbit's Year…a sweet story that teaches kids about Chinese New Year and about how to make friends. Click over to Stuff With Thing enter. (Thanks for the heads up […]
Like 0 Retweet 0 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 Thank you to all who entered the Windows Phone 7 giveaway by sharing your takes on the idea of "more with less." In my post, I shared my three essential tools for clearing mental clutter. Your takes are more wide-ranging. Many of you are thinking […]