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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 $150 Old Navy gift card! For details on how to […]
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 the full post at Delicious Baby (and enter the giveaway): […]
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 anyone who appreciates the humor inherent in the messy parts […]
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 yes, knowing that dealing with kids' curly hair is a […]
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 "more with less" when it comes to holiday gifts and […]