What's a parent hack? It can be as simple as putting the ketchup under the hot dog - minimising the mess. Strapping baby into a forward-facing carrier when you need to trim her fingernails. Stashing a wallet and keys in a clean disposable diaper at the beach - who would ever poke through what looks like a used Pamper? Using painter's tape to baby proof outlets while traveling. On every page find unconventional solutions for those everyday challenges arranged by category from Pregnancy Postpartum through Sleep, Food & Mealtime, Travel & Outings, and more. Plus dozens of useful lists - 8 Ways to Keep Kids Entertained on a Plane, 13 Uses for Non-Slip Shelf Liners, the unexpected practical sides of pool noodles, zip-top plastic bags, and over-the-door shoe organizers.
Did you know that you can muffle a noisy door latch with a rubber band? Use Press'n Seal as a makeshift bib? Defeat glitter with a ball of play dough? Every parent will find solutions in [this]...incredibly helpful book. - Parents Magazine Just...genius. - Buzzfeed Parent Hacks is the book that will literally change parents' lives. - Cool Mom Picks Frugal, real advice--and often hilarious. - MommyPoppins This is the perfect kind of parenting book: one you don't need to read from cover-to-cover while you're juggling your kid(s), but which you can turn to whenever you're in need. - BoingBoing.com You'll definitely have some 'why didn't I think of that?' moments as you read this book. - GeekDad.com A clever assortment of time-saving shortcuts and creative tricks. -New York Journal of Books Genius parenting hacks. - CupofJo.com ...a hilarious (and handy!) collection of illustrated tips that literally any parent can use. - The Stir.com Parent Hacks is so good that I may even have a few more kids. - Dave Pell, Nextdraft.com Parent Hacks is the book we all need to be given the moment we see two blue lines, a plus or whatever positive sign your pregnancy test of choice indicates. - Austin American Statesman This book is short and sweet but infinitely useful. Highly recommended. I also pledged to make the handy, adorably illustrated little volume my next go-to baby shower gift, because I found myself wishing I'd had it when my kids were little. - Wichita Eagle
Zitten zeer bruikbare tips bij. Leuk boek, ook als cadeau. Het eerste hoofdstuk (tijdens zwangerschap) vond ik minder, omdat het hier voornamelijk om geldbesparing gaat en sommige hacks wel erg vergezocht waren.