33 Ingenious Parenting Hacks That You Won’t Want To Miss

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If you are like most parents, you juggle way too much in any given day! From work, school, home and more – there never seems to be enough time in the day.

That’s why we’ve gathered up these useful and creative parenting hacks for parents everywhere. There’s something here that will be useful for all, whether you have a baby on the go or school aged children to look after.

We love many of these ideas but one that really stands out is #7 – a smart and creative way to help your child deal with their fears. If you want a good chuckle check out #18 (it’s funny but useful too)!

1. Here’s a great way to store extra bibs for baby:

hook-highchair
DefinitelyJennifer.com

2. A genius way to help teach kids how much toilet paper to use:

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AmandaTheVirtuousWife.com

3. Recycle baby food jars to store spices:

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FrugalDecorMom.blogspot.ca

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4. Use heavy duty cable ties for a baby gate instead of nails:

babygate-industrial-ties
FoxFamilyincary.blogspot.ca

5. Use bandages to baby proof electrical outlets when you’re in a pinch:

baby-proof-outlets
ParentHacks.com

6. Clean up glitter with a lint roller:

lint-roller-cleanup
RealSimple.com

7. Help your child sleep at night with this special diy Monster spray:

monster-spray
HappyGoLuckyBlog.com

8. A baby pool helps to keep things in one place:

kid-pool
Flickr.com

9. Let your child play with your old cell phone:

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TurboSquid.com

10. A baby shower cap will save you a lot of grief:

baby-shower-cap
TheFancy.com

11. A barrette will help a loose tank top in a pinch:

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Instagram.com

12. A basket in the bath helps corral the toys:

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Reddit.com

13. A cloth soaked in chamomile tea will help teething pains:

chamomile-tea-teething
JustForTheBeach.com

14. Keep baby bug-free with a crib sheet on the playpen:

cribsheet-playpen
LittleBabyWatson.com

15. Have a tracing of your child’s feet to make shopping easier:

trace-feet-shoes
ABeautifulRuckus.com

16. Keep track of your child’s medicine easily on the bottle itself:

track-medicine
Pinterest.com

17. Unique way to use cupcake liners to keep your car’s cupholders clean:

cupcake-liners-car
KidsActivitiesBlog.com

18. If you are really dying to play that video game…:

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Cheezburger.com

19. Turn your faucet into a drinking fountain:

faucet-drink-fountain
YachtingGourmetStore.com

20. Make washing hands for your child easier with this diy idea:

faucet-extender
JustSomething.co

21. Create slow melting popsicles by adding Jell-O:

jello-popsicles
ThePaisleyCupcake.blogspot.ca

22. The flaps on the sides of a juice box helps to keep the juice from spraying:

juice-box-flaps
Babble.com

23. Freeze your baby’s pacifier in milk to help with their teething:

pacifiers-milk
Anwjohnston.blogspot.ca

24. Help your child stay in bed with this unique pool noodle idea:

poolnoodle-bed
Winkgo.com

25. Another great use for a pool noodle to help protect little fingers:

poolnoodle-door
DianaMattoni.com

26. A shoe organizer helps you stay organized on road trips:

shoe-caddy-roadtrip
TipJunkie.com

27. Slip-proof your baby’s shoes with a hot glue gun:

slip-proof-shoes
PrudentBaby.com

28. This is a unique idea to take care of used tissues:

tissue-disposal-box
Wide-Awake0.blogspot.ca

29. Temporary tattoos ensure your child will never get lost:

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Tottoos.org

30. Curb your baby’s night time coughs with some baby Vicks on the inside of their socks:

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TiffKeetch.blogspot.ca

31. Make this fun cloth puppet to coax your child into the bath:

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30MinuteCrafts.com

32. You can easily wash small toys in the washing machine with a mesh bag:

wash-legos-meshbag
FleaChic.blogspot.ca

33. This water bottle adapter is very convenient when on the go:

waterbottle-adapter
PureMadeBaby.com