In times of divisiveness and conflict, traits like compassion and empathy often go missing.  Instead we react in ways that can cause pain, emotionally or physically, because those types of reactions seem the easiest to summon. Now, as much as...
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For many of us, getting a driver’s license was a rite of passage around the age of 16. For our parents, this was likely a moment of mixed feelings. On the one hand, “wow, Junior can drive himself to Billy’s...
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The latest expert thinking suggests BPA, even at low levels, can be harmful. BPA has been labeled a villain by some sources for a long time. While in recent years many studies are animal or test-tube studies, more and more...
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Not so long ago baby food only came in jars, and was only for babies, tasted bad and was full of artificial preservatives. In recent years, there has been an explosion in the availability of baby or toddler food packets...
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At around the time of crawling and babyproofing you will notice your cabinets have an amazing allure for your child – one of the primary reasons adding locks or latches to any cabinet with potentially dangerous items is so important....
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More than 17,000 reports were filed with US poison control centers in 2012-2013 of kids under the age of six (two-thirds or these were kids 1 or 2 years old) who swallowed or bit into laundry/dishwasher detergent pods. If you...
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What if there was a magic bag that could keep your child entertained for hours wherever you were, didn’t cost a dime, and helped your child learn crucial skills? Turns out there is such a bag: the On/Off Bag. The...
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Two words for you: blackout curtains. Sure, you (or your significant other) wants cute curtains for your kid’s room. But humans are supposed to sleep in the dark. Kids are not an exception to this rule. Your child will sleep...
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WARNING: THIS HACK IS NOT A SUBSTITUTE FOR ALWAYS WATCHING YOUR KID WHILE HE OR SHE IS IN THE BATHTUB. ALSO, KIDS WHO CAN STAND UP MAY TIP OVER THE LAUNDRY BASKET. Bonus points if you get the reference in...
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Hello Everyone, Welcome to Fathercraft. This is a site about parenting hacks. What’s a parenting hack, exactly? It’s an idea, tip, trick, or well-organized set of information to make your life as a parent easier, or make you a better...
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