16 Parents With the Best Ideas Ever
Being a parent is hard. Children can be little monsters sometimes. Don't get me wrong, they are incredible and wonderful, too, but sometimes you really have to get creative in order to keep things remotely sane or organized. Sometimes you really have to think outside the box to keep yourself from falling off the crumbling edge of sanity that parenting tends to bring you to.
These parents get it. Their ingenious ways of managing their homes, chores, and children can give us ALL the guidance we need to not go crazy. By the time you're through here you're guaranteed to walk away with some valuable insights and inspiration!
1. Re-purpose toilet paper rolls
Now your kids have a fun and unique garage for their toy cars!via:Boredpanda
2. Get the right shoe on the right foot
Use stickers to help your children learn how to get the correct shoes on the correct feet! What a brilliant idea!
3. No batteries = No problem
They wont no any better until they get older but it sure makes them happy to help.
4. Restore doll hair like an expert
Simply mix dish soap and fabric softener and never look back.via:Boredpanda
5. Scared of the dark?
Ease the minds of your little ones by giving them monster spray and keep the monsters far, far away!via:Boredpanda
6. Repurpose everything!
This old crib became an ideal learning station for your growing child.via:Boredpanda
7. Now your kids wont lock themselves in
Especially the bathroomvia:Boredpanda
8. No more sand everywhere!
A fitted sheet makes the perfect sand barriervia:Boredpanda
9. Are your kids struggling with time management?
Learning how to read the clock can be a difficult task to master, help them start young!via:Boredpanda
10. No more writing on the walls!
Use butcher paper to creatively provide your children with an almost never ending place to color and draw!via:Boredpanda
11. Chore time = Game time
This is a win-win-win situation.via:Boredpanda
12. Hide your candy
...In the freezer in a frozen veggies bag. How have I not thought of this before? I know my kid isn't going for the frozen peas any time soon.via:Boredpanda
13. Keep the bugs out and the play in
No more hiding baby inside, use a fitted crib sheet over the pack-and-play to let baby enjoy the outside without the bugs or glaring sun!via:Boredpanda
14. Too many kids = too much fighting
Ok, there's no such thing really as too many kids but if they outnumber you, you really need to get creative to prevent chaos. This dad used cardboard to divide his kids. No more, "she's looking at me," or "he's breathing on me," for this dad!via:Boredpanda
15. Coffee cup lid?
More like drip catcher for Popsicles.via:Boredpanda
16. Dad tricks
This one has dad written all over it.via:Boredpanda