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    31 Game-Changing Parenting Products From Walmart You'll Want To Add To Your Life

    Including a trampoline sprinkler for these hotter than hot days.

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    1. Inflatable body bumpers perfect for when your kids need to get some energy out — or if you're looking for a fun outdoor game for a birthday party.

    Two children playing with inflatable body bumpers

    2. A Crayola art set for your little artist to enjoy without you having to worry about the mess to pick up afterwards. Colors appear only on special Color Wonder paper, not on skin, clothing, or carpets. You don't want your little one to look like one of the guys from the Blue Man Group after painting.

    Color set displayed out

    3. Food cutter stamps to make fun shapes for your child's lunches or even for playdates. Kids can be picky eaters and this can be a fun way to get them excited about food. This set comes with 13 different shapes!

    Four different lunches cut out with food stamps

    4. A childproof tablet case designed to protect the iPad mini so you don't have to worry about a cracked screen. This drop proof cover is made with durable rubberized EVA foam cushion for shockproof protection. Don't let your iPad be Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall.

    Pink tablet case

    5. Learn to Write Your Letters ABC, an educational book so your little one can master writing. This wipe-clean book comes with a white board marker that can be used directly on the page so they can practice over and over. Practice makes perfect!

    Front cover of book

    6. How to...Tie Your Shoes, a handy book because there is only so much loop, swoop, and pulling you can do before breaking your back leaning over to tie shoes all the time. Includes four different step-by-step instructions for crisscross, bunny ear bow, loop bow, and double knot bow so you can figure out what method works best for your child.

    Front cover of book with model show and laces

    7. A pack of Mr. Clean Magic Eraser sponges that'll clean up literally like MAGIC when your kids do a number on the house. It's a surface cleaner, wall cleaner, bathtub cleaner, oven door cleaner – and even erases marks on light switches, doors, and on shoes.

    Front of package with logo

    8. A inflatable play center to keep the kids cool all summer long. Equipped with a splash pool, water sprayer, ring toss, and star hoop games, it'll keep the kids entertained for HOURS. Pro tip: you can also use it all year long without water! Maybe even turn it into a ball pit during the rainy season.

    Woman and two kids playing in pool outside on grass

    9. A fragrance-free Burt's Bees baby foaming shampoo and wash designed for sensitive skin so you don't have to worry about tears or irritated skin at bath time. It uses a natural, plant-based cleansing complex to clean gently because you want the best for your baby.

    Bottle of shampoo

    10. A two pack of magnetic dry erase chalkboard chore charts you can hang on the refrigerator to keep your kids on top of their chores and so you can get some help out around the house. These can be used for homework or projects as well.

    Boy filling out chart

    11. A growth chart that'll make a keepsake you'll treasure for years to come. It's also a lot of fun for children because they are always eager to measure themselves and grow taller. *They truly grow like weeds!!*

    Women holding baby by growth chart

    12. A set of popsicle molds for a sneaky way to get your kids to eat their fruits and veggies. Simply make smoothies with nutritious ingredients and fill up the molds then freeze. Kids will be excited to eat because it's ice cream and the fun character shapes help as well. You scream, I scream, we all scream for ICE CREAM!!

    Green mold with popsicles

    13. A Tide To Go pen to knock out stains from kids' clothes. Throw this into your purse so you're ready when it looks like your kids got more on their shirt than in their mouth. Ready, set, remove those stains!!

    Tide To Go pin in packaging

    14. A star protector night-light for kids of all ages to fall asleep to. It has different color *and* mode options, so your kids will never get bored of it. Now it's time to say good night, Good night sleep tight, Now the sun turns out his light, Good night sleep tight 🎶

    Light showing galaxy projection in room

    15. A toy organizer that'll keep your kiddo's toys off the floor and make cleanup a breeze when playtime is over. With three shelves (each with different size containers) there is room for all the different toys your little one has.

    Little boy putting his toy away in orgainzer

    16. A water bottle that is leak proof *and* durable so your little one can stay hydrated without making a mess. This way your child isn't using a bunch of different cups – which means less dishwashing for you.

    Green and blue water bottle

    17. Electronic flash cards complete with a talking reader to help make learning the vocabulary much more fun and interactive for toddlers! Simply insert the card into the slot and the machine will automatically scan and read out the word printed on the card.

    18. Dr. Teal's Kids Gentle Epsom Salt bath soak to help your child wind down before bed. Is your kid cranky, having trouble sleeping, or just had a hard day? Then this is a perfect way to help them relax. Lavender and chamomile promote relaxation while melatonin helps regulate sleep and wake cycles.

    Mom reading to child in bath

    19. A baby monitor so you can keep a watchful eye on your children, no matter what age they are. Check in on your baby, place it in the play room, or watch over them while the sitter is there. So many options and years of use out of this product! Real-time notifications are pushed to your phone so you will never miss a thing.

    White baby monitor

    20. A pair of noise-cancelling headphones because sometimes you need a break from all the commotion in your house. Whether you work from home and need to focus or just need a short break to relax, these can get the job done. These provide 30 hours playtime per charge on bluetooth mode, so the whole family can have their turn.

    Girl wearing headphones

    21. A fidget cube small enough to fit in your pocket so you have something to keep your kiddo busy at all times. Good for stress and anxiety, it has six unique sides to fulfill all your child's fidgeting needs. If you have a child who likes to touch everything when you go into a store, this will come in handy.

    Fidget cube in packaging

    22. An insect bite tool for dissolving insect venom, saliva, and other irritants using a quick-warming ceramic hot plate. It removes the toxins and chemicals, so the body won't produce a reaction that usually leads to itching and swelling. Say goodbye to the constant scratching when kids get bit.

    23. A closet organizer featuring the days of the week so you can pick out your kids outfits ahead of time and have them ready to go for the whole week. Even if your child has grown out of you picking their clothes out, you can still have them use this organizer so mornings can run smoothly. Go ahead and make your life easier!!

    Closet organizer hanging in closet

    24. Lice prevention spray to offer a daily defense against lice when sending your kids to daycare or school. It also doubles as a leave-in conditioner to help detangle and condition. Don't you just love an all-in-one product?!

    Bottle of lice defense

    25. A trampoline so you don't have any more monkeys jumping on the bed. Get your little one's energy out while they get some vitamin D outside. Plus, the safety enclosure will give you peace of mind. Might as well jump, go ahead and jump (jump)!!

    Girl jumping on trampoline outside

    26. A furniture anchor that'll secure furniture to keep your children safe, and finally put a stop to worrying about falling furniture if someone bump, tugs, or stands on a piece of furniture. You can never be too safe with a houseful of roughhousing kiddos!

    Furniture anchors connected to wall and furniture

    27. A detangling, anti-static hair brush so you can easily comb through your child's hair after a day on the playground. No more "OUCH" screams out of your little one. The hair and comb teeth rub against each other to disperse the natural hair oil produced by the scalp to the tips of the hair, increasing the softness of the hair.

    Brush in three colors pink green and black

    28. A car seat organizer because whether you are going on a trip or running around town getting errands done, it is hard to keep your children occupied in the car. Prevent tablets from getting stepped on and water bottles from being spilled because this organizer has a place for both. On the road again!

    Car organizer hanging on back of seat

    29. A Disney Frozen scene sticker activity book for hours of entertainment for your kids. It includes 16 full-color scenes to decorate *and* six sheets of stickers with all of your favorite characters. "Some people are worth melting for" –Olaf

    Activity book on desk with stickers

    30. Sidewalk chalk because summer weather is upon us and it's time to play outside!! Let your children's artistic side soar with 12 different chalk colors. It's fun for all ages!

    Four kids using chalk on black top

    31. A trampoline sprinkler for those days you need to beat the heat. This used to keep me entertained for hours as a kid, and it was one of my fave activities since we didn't have a pool. Simply attach to the safety net around the trampoline and watch your children enjoy summer!

    Boy jumping on trampoline with water spraying

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