How to Make a Cheap, Low-Profile Wooden Bed Frame

Like 0 Retweet 0 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 via Eric Wilhelm made this simple low-to-the-ground bedframe so his baby daughter could sleep on the bed without a long fall (if it ever came to that). Great idea for a toddler bed as well! Like 0 Retweet 0 Google +1 0 Pin it […]

Crank-operated camping lantern stands in for a night light — no batteries required

Like 0 Retweet 0 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 Julia's money-saving, battery-saving, fear-of-the-dark solution: Sometimes a night light just isn’t enough for our sometimes dark-shy five year old. She was begging to take battery-operated flashlights to bed with her each night but we quickly grew tired of the incessant need to replace the batteries […]

Turn a crib sheet into a non-kickable toddler blanket

Like 0 Retweet 0 Google +1 0 Pin it 0 Brilliant cool-weather problem-solving, Jessica! My toddler wakes every night crying because she kicked off the blanket and is cold. I took another crib sheet and cut the elastic away except for the two corners on the ends. I tuck those corners under the mattress and […]