YouTube is a great alternative to cable for children thanks to the short running times and endless programming available. But YouTube can also open the doors to some undesirable avenues. I'm sure we all have a horror story or two of clicking on something that didn't turn out to be what you thought it was, but there are scarier consequences when it happens to a child.
Pinterest is filled with images of nurseries that new parents are proud to show off. There is another type of nursery that new parents who are tight on space may be more familiar with - the corner nursery. Here are a few decor tips for sharing your bedroom with the baby. More
When Mila was younger, I decorated her room mainly in hot pink and gray. However, as she grows older, she's crazy for green color. She had been asking to repaint her room green. Instead of repainting the whole room her favorite color, I told her that I will accessorize her room with lots of green accents.
If your child had the chance to give you any, ahem, additional facial features, what would she choose? I'm guessing you might end up with some kind of old-timey mustache, maybe a nose piercing, or perhaps some villainous eyebrows. With this DIY crazy family book, you'll be able to find out... and your child can indulge his creativity and sense of humor.
Maybe it's the librarian in me, worried about damaging a book, even a used paperback, but the idea of reading in a warm tub sounds a lot more relaxing than it actually is. Which is why I love this simple and clever tip devised by an 8-year-old.
Chalk paint is great, but here's a way to offer your kids a little doodle space with less commitment. 24 colors to choose from and two shapes. Blik has also just introduced The Not Whiteboard, also in 24 colors.