Like 15 Retweet 46 Google +1 1 Pin it 0 This is a continuation of my attempt to tell you what's next for Parent Hacks. Thank you for indulging my need to talk things out in order to get them clear in my head. If backstory's not your thing, feel free to skip to the "What's […]
Like 2 Retweet 9 Google +1 1 Pin it 0 I just received a product pitch as a potential hack: a kit that adds a touchless flush sensor to home toilets. You wave your hand in front of the sensor and the toilet flushes. No touching handles. Part of me thinks this could be a fine […]
Like 6 Retweet 10 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 I spent last week writing a post about what's next for Parent Hacks. The post is crap. Seriously, it sucks. Be glad I didn't publish it. I then went offline for three days to chaperone my daughter's camp field trip in the Oregon desert. It […]
Like 1 Retweet 5 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 I hope you've got special plans today. Maybe your family has planned something…or not. Maybe they're scrambling because they forgot. Maybe none of you are the planning types. It doesn't matter. Take a deep breath and embrace this day as yours. Listen to something uplifting […]
Like 3 Retweet 15 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 Sometimes the world lines things up in such a way that you feel the need to shout THANK YOU. Now is one of those times. Minimalist Parenting was nominated for two Iris Awards: Game Changer and Philanthropic Work (for our #HelpWomenAtRisk project with the ONE […]
Like 0 Retweet 6 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 No more April anxiety! Let's get our taxes organized NOW while the work is fresh in our minds. What's your best tip for organizing your tax paperwork? Please leave your tips + links in a comment here or share on Twitter (I'm @parenthacks) or Facebook. Like […]
Like 10 Retweet 20 Google +1 1 Pin it 3 This post is sponsored by Goodwill. "I might need it someday." That, friends, is why decluttering is a constant challenge even though I wrote a book that celebrates decluttering. Calling it an excuse might be a bit harsh. It's a reason, and it seems like […]
Like 11 Retweet 6 Google +1 1 Pin it 0 This is a hard post to write. Eight weeks ago I invited you to join me for a fitness challenge. Despite my loving the workouts and the entire experience, I didn't follow through as well as I had intended. I didn't do every workout, and […]
FOREHEAD SMACK! A brilliant Easter egg hack from Adrienne.
I’ve come up with what I think is the best recipe for granola. At least it’s the one my family, including my granola-hating husband, loves.