Thursday, March 28, 2013
Our panel of experts are waiting in the comments to answer your questions about what to read and more in the latest installment of Ask the Patch Pro.
It's time for another edition of Ask the Patch Pro, where each week we tackle a different topic and open up the comments section for questions. Our team of experts stop in to help you out and answer your questions. This week we're talking about books. What books should you be reading? What are the hot books right now? Is there a classic book you just can't go without having read? What books should your kids be reading?Patch wants to help you get your questions answered, but we needed some help. We've compiled a team of experts to help us out. Meet the experts:
Monday, February 25, 2013
Patch is looking for experts who can answer reader questions and offer advice about starting your own small business.
Thinking about starting your own business, but not quite sure where to start? Patch wants to help you find answers to your questions this week, but we need a little help. In the latest edition of "Ask the Patch Pro" we need local experts who can offer advice about starting your own business. If you're a local small business owner or consider yourself a business expert and can and can offer advice to other aspiring entrepreneurs, let us know two ways. One: You can leave a comment on this post along with your email address. Two: You can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. We need experts to answer questions on Thursday, Feb. 28. Curious as to what we are looking for? Take a look at some of our previous Patch Pro posts: So what do you…
Sunday, June 17, 2012
Children share the best things about their dads.
Happy Father's Day! In honor of this wonderful celebration of our fathers and what they mean to us, we found this great video from our friends at How to Do Everything. For this installment, children share their tips on what makes a good dad.
Wednesday, June 15, 2011
New parents are often bombarded by advice from others. But when it comes to parenting, there are no real experts.
When you become a parent for the first time, people seem to come out of the woodwork to dispense advice on how to properly rear a child. Your child. Parents, in-laws, friends, random ladies at the grocery store—everyone seems to have an opinion, a dish to spill, on how to properly parent. And that advice, those sweet little nuggets, gnaw at the gut in the form of the million-dollar question: “Am I doing the right thing?” For me, advice follies came as the result of an age-old parental problem: sleep, or lack thereof. My oldest son began sleeping through the night at only six weeks. Of course, as sleep-deprived new parents, we were elated. A few months later, everything changed. Our son started teething, and so began a yearlong battle of …