This is one for all you parents out there. Need a little help with the kids? Who doesn't. Well you're in luck thanks to this list of simple yet effective parenting hacks that are sure to make your life just that little bit easier.


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Compiled by Bored Panda, the tips and tricks you'll find below are worth their weight in gold. Want your kids to stop fighting in the car? Looking for the perfect place to hide candy? Want your kids to eat their vegetables or take their medicine? Whatever it is, we've got the solution. Don't forget to vote for the best! You can thank us later.

#1 Use Cardboard To Stop Car Fighting Like This Genius Dad Did

Use Cardboard To Stop Car Fighting Like This Genius Dad Did

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The Alchemist 1 week ago

My brother would probably cut a hole in the wall.

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#2 Use A Fitted Sheet To Keep The Sand Out At The Beach

Use A Fitted Sheet To Keep The Sand Out At The Beach

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Gabriel Denis 1 week ago

So why go at the beach ?

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#3 Keep Your Toddler Busy By Letting Them Paint The Fence With Water

Keep Your Toddler Busy By Letting Them Paint The Fence With Water

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Sergi M. 1 week ago

this fence really needs some paint

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#4 Recycle Old Cot Into A Craft Or Work Spot For Your Kids

Recycle Old Cot Into A Craft Or Work Spot For Your Kids

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Adam Lee 1 week ago

This is so creative!

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#5 Hide Your Candies In Frozen Beans Bag

Hide Your Candies In Frozen Beans Bag

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Yvonne Bernal 1 week ago

HILARIOUS.... Not many kids would bother to look inside a package of Edamame!

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#6 Put A Bean Filled Glove On Your Baby's Back When You Want Your Kids To Feel Loved, But You're Too Tired

Put A Bean Filled Glove On Your Baby's Back When You Want Your Kids To Feel Loved, But You're Too Tired

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Yvonne Bernal 1 week ago

One of the best ideas here! I'm surprised this hack isn't further up the list!

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#7 Color Their Routine And Teach Time Management

Color Their Routine And Teach Time Management

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Kjorn 1 week ago

bath before supper?

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#8 Put Stickers On Your Kid's Shoes To Teach Them To Put Them On The Right Feet

Put Stickers On Your Kid's Shoes To Teach Them To Put Them On The Right Feet

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Kjorn 1 week ago

don't think the sticker would stay there more than one day

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#9 Leave Your Kids With Their Creativity In The Empty Box

Leave Your Kids With Their Creativity In The Empty Box

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Superluminal1 1 week ago

Thinking inside the box!?

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#10 Put Your Kid To Work By Turning Chores Into Fun Games

Put Your Kid To Work By Turning Chores Into Fun Games

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Yvonne Bernal 1 week ago

Very creative! (And removable too, once the chore is complete)

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#11 Make A Table Hammock With A Bedsheet For Your Kids

Make A Table Hammock With A Bedsheet For Your Kids

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Liz Miller 1 week ago

I want an adult version for myself!

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#12 Turn a Coffee Cup Lid Into A Drip Catcher

Turn a Coffee Cup Lid Into A Drip Catcher

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Fatemeh 1 week ago

Not just for children! For all mankind!

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#13 Detangle Doll's Hair With Dish Soap And Hair Conditioner

Detangle Doll's Hair With Dish Soap And Hair Conditioner

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Yvonne Bernal 1 week ago

Skip the dish soap (unless the doll hair is dirty) just use the conditioner and it works. I've used it on all my nieces dolls.

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#14 Give Your Kids Controllers That Are Not Hookep Up. They Will Play Like This For Hours

Give Your Kids Controllers That Are Not Hookep Up. They Will Play Like This For Hours

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Yvonne Bernal 1 week ago

It's all fun and games until they figure it out. And today's kids would NOT take too long to figure this out.

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#15 Use Butcher Paper To Create An Endless "White Board"

Use Butcher Paper To Create An Endless "White Board"

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Yvonne Bernal 1 week ago

Why not just put the white board up and save the hassle of the picture frame and worse yet, a 5 lb. roll of paper hanging above your child's head?

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