Abbe’s found a way to unload goody bag “treasures.”
Search Results for: "goody bag"
Here's Deborah's tip for maintaining peace while on the go with her toddler: About once a week, I prepare several "goody bags" for my 2.5-year-old daughter. Usually this is a ziploc or an envelope containing a sheet of paper, a few stickers, a crayon, maybe a page from a children's catalog. When I get free […]
Melissa's Blogging Baby post about goody bag garbage (and her creative solutions) got me thinking about the best party favors we've recently gotten or given. I generally forgo the birthday party goody bag on principle, preferring instead to give kids a balloon or a single toy to take away. Hands-down, the best we've gotten (but, […]
I’m home for a few days after the Parent Hacks book tour kickoff in Portland, Seattle and the SF Bay Area and am still dumbfounded by the response to the book. Parent Hacks is currently the #1 New Release in Amazon’s Baby & Toddler Parenting category, which is, well…it’s mind-blowing. So far, the book has been covered […]
Summer has finally kicked in around here, and we're having fun hosting my 16 year-old cousin for a week (cousins are the most magical of relatives, don't you agree?). A second watching of Harry Potter 7, berry picking, beach play, a free concert in the park, a local college tour, the required pilgramage to Powell's […]
Take advantage of early back-to-school sales to create useful goody bags.
If you’ve got a school-age kid at home, you’re no doubt familiar with the latest collectible craze: Silly Bandz. These shaped silicone bracelets are hot on the playground and in birthday party goody bags (and as Easter egg fillers!). Shawn’s found a way to repurpose the inevitable extras floating around the house: At my house, […]
Apartment Therapy ohdeedoh | Valentine’s Day Fortune Cookies CUTE. EASY. Apartment Therapy ohdeedoh | Flickr Finds: Bookcase Dollhouse CUTE. EASY. More Awesome Homemade Nintendo Party Favors | Geekdad from Wired.com I still find it amusing that a short, mustachioed plumber is the hero in a video game series. That said, I played Super Mario Galaxy […]
It feels almost cruel to pick a single Woobee winner (we had 399 entrants!), but alas, I’ve only got one blanket. That…I…must…now…part with because I LOVE YOU THAT MUCH. And the lucky winner is… Melissa D.! Congratulations, Melissa! Email me with your mailing address and I’ll get that Woobee posted to you ASAP. Thank you […]