This could work well over a kid’s desk to stash art or homework supplies. OR as a charging station for the family’s mobile devices.
Consider this the silver lining on your next drive in the insane summer heat.
A smart drinking straw trick from Sarah, via my spiffy new hack submission form on Tumblr.
This DIY project breaks Edna Mode’s #1 fashion rule for superheroes, but I don’t care. It’s quick, easy, cute, and it involves zero sewing machines.
Like 2 Retweet 9 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 Frozen yogurt on a stick! I recommend Popsicle sticks (pick them up cheap at the craft or dollar store), but you could also use takeout chopsticks (as pictured here). Great way to prolong the life of yogurt nearing its expiration date. FOREHEAD SMACK OF BRILLIANCE […]
Like 12 Retweet 12 Google +1 0 Pin it 202 It’s one thing to make a movie. It’s another to do something completely new with the medium. From the promotional material for BOYHOOD: Filmed over 12 years with the same cast, Richard Linklater’s BOYHOOD is a groundbreaking story of growing up as seen through the eyes of […]
Like 40 Retweet 26 Google +1 6 Pin it 3 When Christine and I launched Minimalist Parenting, interviewers inevitably asked us: But aren't you afraid "minimalist parenting" will lead to lazy, unmotivated kids? It's not a bad question. How can kids come to know their capabilities without a push (sometimes a firm one) out of their […]
If you’ve ever witnessed the single-minded furvor with which some toddlers play with their Thomas the Tank Engine train sets, this hack merits a spot in your regular rotation.
Cool Mom Tech upgrades the marble jar for use with older children just in time for summer.
Not only is this a brilliant hack for keeping your valuables hidden, it’s the funny setup for a scene in which would-be petty thieves unwrap poop-filled decoys on beaches all over the world.