Aug. 1, 2018

The Random Things We Can’t Live Without

The randomer the thing, the greater the love. From grapefruit LaCroix to Target bathing suits, here’s the beverages, websites, and brands that we (and our listeners) can’t live without, both for our parenting and for our daily sanity.

 We asked all of you to tell us the one random thing you can’t live without—whether for your parenting sanity, or just for yourself. In this episode, we discuss the unexpected must-haves that us all going, from grapefruit LaCroix to Target bathing suits.

 Here are just a few of the things you might not have thought were that important but which matter entirely:


 those packets of desiccant that come in shoe boxes- which Amy used to resuscitate a smartphone that had fallen in the bathtub

white vinegar

Dunkin’ Donuts unsweetened iced tea (no lemon)

white noise machines (for both babies, and the grownups who have gotten too used to listening for them all night)

baby carriers (your favorite brands:, Ergobaby, and Lillebaby)

This episode is full of gee-I-should-try-thats. Thanks to everyone who submitted ideas— even the person who said floss picks. You are heard.

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