Honestly, if she had a DS then a PSP probably wasn't worth it unless you're going to be watching movies etc on it.
Anyway, instructions on how to mod your console is here
wife bought daughter psp for xmas not very happy as she has ...
wife bought daughter psp for xmas not very happy as she has a ds already with the r4 card and over 3oo hundred games
now got to start again please help
1 how do you flash them
2 how to get hold of games
please please help or its going to cost me a fourtune and i work in construction not much work about thanks
Agree with SwagBag, but i found this forum post pretty handy.
i have just modded a couple PSP-3000 lately, and all the tools are listed here.
Guide: ChickHen + Cfw for 3ks/Unhackable 2ks - Sony PSP Mod & PSP Hacks Forums
But be warned, if your unit is a PSP-3000 and has OFW higher than 5.03, then you could be in trouble.