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Turn the last few picnic supplies cluttering your pantry into easy, clever Halloween decorations.
Create a glow in the dark pumpkin by coating it with non-toxic zinc sulfide powder. Part Halloween decoration, part science project.
Like 18 Retweet 25 Google +1 21 Pin it 0 Pumpkin carving is one of my favorite Halloween traditions, but it's not the most kid-friendly project, nor is it without effort and mess. Time to hack the Jack O'lantern. Parent Hacks readers are a practical bunch, and together we've come up eight ways to simplify […]
Like 0 Retweet 11 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 I HATE buying small, overpriced packages of anything. Because of this hack, the money I save on dog food will pay for the fancy pet food storage bin I now keep in my basement. I admit, I'm feeling pretty pleased with myself about this one. […]
Having the butcher help me with dinner is the closest I’ll ever come to having a prep cook. I’ll take it.
The bottle warmer is one of those baby gear items you just don’t need. At least Ingrid came up with way to repurpose hers.
Like 22 Retweet 11 Google +1 0 Pin it 2 I love "new uses for old things" -style tips. The cheapskate declutterer in me can't resist a) reusing an item I already have and/or b) avoiding buying another "unitasker" which will eventually make its way into the giveaway pile. As I've been sifting through the archives […]
Jill’s simple tip makes french toast easy and quick enough for weekday mornings.
My kids just started middle- and high school and I still hate packing school lunches.