All mums are desperate for hacks to make the demands of parenting just that little bit easier.
We’ve complied together a list of our favourite parenting hacks – some are ingenious. Check them out…
10 INCREDIBLE mum hacks everyone should know about
1. Bath time fun
✨BATH HACK !!! 🛀 Who needs a baby bath when you have a laundry basket??? ✨
Thanks for the great #TipTuesday idea @mamamackenna via Instagram
— Sock Ons (@SockOns) October 9, 2018
Don’t pay heaps of money for an expensive baby bath seat, just use a laundry basket. Supervision is still required (obviously), but at least you don’t have to bend down the entire time.
2. Easy bottle holder
This simple bottle holding contraption is made from an old toy so bub can hold it herself.
3. Dog bed beanbag
When your kid wants a bean bag…or a dog bed. Whatever. pic.twitter.com/94v1vZfyJX
— Kirby Atkinson Harzman (@KirbyH) December 2, 2016
Don’t spend money on expensive bean bags for your kids, just use a cheap dog bed! You can even take these on the plane with you.
4. Ice cube bento box
— Mezome (@mezomefans) August 23, 2017
Want to separate food for your child in their lunch box? Don’t buy an expensive lunch box, just use an ice cube tray.
5. Shower caddy bottle holder
The easiest way to store bottles is by using using a shower caddy in the kitchen. Ingenious!
6. Step stool toddler table
— Nick Daggers (@nickdaggers1833) August 25, 2013
Save money by not buying your toddler a kids’ table. Use your step stool instead.
7. Ice lolly drip catcher
#TuesdayTip If you want to avoid getting messy hands on sunny days like today when you’re snacking on an ice lolly, why not bring a few cupcake cases out for you and the family? They are a great makeshift drip catcher! pic.twitter.com/06fIS5kZBE
— Boswells of Oxford (@boswellsoxford) July 16, 2019
All it takes to keep your child sticky-free is a cupcake case or a coffee cup lid. Genius!
8. DVD pencil case
An old DVD case, a few pieces of paper and a box of pencil crayons and you’ve got a personal colouring kit. Perfect for quiet activity time or long journeys on the road.
9. Dummy medicine dropper
Putting a medicine dropper into a pacifier makes administering medicine much less traumatic.
10. Lint roller glitter collector
Parenting hack: Add a lint roller to your craft room.
A lint roller picks up glitter (and just about anything else) like a charm! pic.twitter.com/sxVttoF3mm
— Face Merger (@FaceMerger) February 9, 2018
Glitter all over the place? Use a lint roller to quickly pick it up.
Need an energy boost? Try our Super Greens!
Tired parents rejoice! We’ve launched our SUPER GREENS product, the perfect afternoon booster to keep you going during those extra hours.
It is an ENERGY powder with over 37 ingredients to help supplement your diet.
Each serve contains:
- More IRON than 12 cups of spinach.
- The Vitamin C equivalent of 1.4 kilograms of oranges.
- 56 x more Vitamin B12 than a beef steak.
- It contains the calcium equivalent to 1 litre of milk.
- It is breastfeeding friendly.
With a slight cranberry flavour, it tastes DELICIOUS.
You will LOVE our super greens! You can add it to your smoothies or mix it into a glass of water each day.