Kristen Bell

Kristen Bell Shares Car Safety Hack For Parents

Kristen Bell shared a #momhack on Instagram.

Now the actress is back with another parenting hack ― this time concerning car safety. On Wednesday, Bell posted a photo of two little hands on a car’s fuel door on Instagram.

“’Hands on the circle!’ The phrase we say as we jump out of the car,” she wrote in the caption.

“’Hands on the circle’ (the circle is the gas cap) was invented by my brilliant sister in law, and has thus far kept all kiddos safe from any oncoming traffic while I unload the trunk,” she…

Why Kristen Bell Doesn’t Tell Her Kids ‘It’s OK’

“I am a parent that actually loves to hear advice from other mothers,” Bell said.

In an interview with Today to promote Neutrogena, the actress noted that she’s always hungry for advice about raising kids and new perspectives from other parents to help inform her own decisions.

“I am a parent that actually loves to hear advice from other mothers,” she said. “I don’t care if your filter is judgmental or altruistic — I still want to hear it because it may be valuable to me.”

Bell and her husband, Dax Shepard, are raising two young daughters, 4-year-old Lincoln and 2-year-old Delta.

Bell and her husband, Dax Shepard, are raising two young daughters, 4-year-old Lincoln and 2-year-old Delta.

During the interview, she shared her own parenting methods, including her attempts to make tasks that aren’t particularly fun “apply to their curiosity level.” For example, she often has to put sunscreen on her girls in the morning, and they used to hate it, Bell said.

“But now, first of all I let them see me put it on because I think they give me a lot more respect when they’re mimicking what I’m doing,” she said, adding that…