1. This mom who didn't have a tampon, so she created the world's largest maxi pad. stefanuch/Instagram / Via instagram.com 2. This mom whose kid wouldn't stop whining about wanting an ice cream cone, so she gave him one – with oatmeal. thewatusies/Instagram / Via instagram.com 3. This mom who wanted a relaxing lake day, but didn't want to get wet, so she propped her folding chair on an inner tube. ashleet88/Instagram / Via instagram.com 4. This mom who desperately needed to clean the house, but her toddler kept messing things up, so she made this comfy TV-viewing contraption. katiegcorby/Instagram / Via instagram.com 5. And this mom who needed to give her kid a bath, but wasn't near a tub, so she used a foil roasting pan. karawutzke/Instagram / Via instagram.com 6. This mom whose kid peed their pants while they were out, so she used the heater vents to dry them. lbacon727/Instagram / Via instagram.com 7. This mom who wanted popcorn on her road trip, but it was spilling everywhere, so she turned her console into a snack holder. ellieinla/Instagram / Via instagram.com 8. This mom whose kid kept getting into the cabinets, so she clamped that shit shut with tongs. kaitlynvtetz/Instagram / Via instagram.com 9. And this mom whose kid kept wearing "big boy undies" that didn't quite fit him, so she used this clamp to hold them on. cynthiamb88/Instagram / Via instagram.com 10. This mom whose lemons and limes kept going bad, so she froze them in her ice cubes as drink refreshers. ishouldprobablyloseweight/Instagram / Via instagram.com 11. This mom who didn’t feel like walking the dog, so she let the kids do it for her. View this photo on Instagram christytrabs/Instagram / Via Instagram: @christytrabs 12. This mom whose kids kept making a mess with the bobby pins, so she used a magnetic strip to keep them in place. LilyAndTheTwins/Twitter / Via Twitter: @LilyAndTheTwins 13. This mom whose kid kept crying, so she crafted this tablet holder for entertainment. princessstephiiee/Instagram / Via instagram.com 14. And this mom who kept losing chip clips, so she started using hangers to keep them fresh. lindsay_head/Instagram / Via instagram.com GENIUS.