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    31 Problem-Solving Products From Target That Parents Will Probably Welcome With Open Arms

    Storage, bath time, potty training, rainy day activities, self-care — we cover it all.

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    1. A small wire basket so you can stylishly store all your kiddo's toys and knickknacks. Plus, I love this canary yellow and simple basket design.

    Yellow wire basket full of toys

    2. A metal stackable storage bin that is durable and an efficient way to store clutter when you are in a pinch. The bins are made to stack and have a spot in which you can create a label!! We are all for organization and label making over here!

    3. A perfect six cube shelf that's great for putting the above storage bins inside of so they can be tucked away neatly. Or use it to store your child's books and school supplies. The possibilities are endless, plus it's simple design makes it easy to incorporate into your living space.

    the white cubby shelf

    4. A rolling storage box that'll stow clothes that are not in season or hand-me-downs that don't quite fit yet. These are especially cool because they have wheels and can be easily moved around.

    Storage container

    5. A bath storage basket that will change your life. Ditch those suction cup bath storage bags — this is the way to go. Plus, it also has draining capabilities so you can avoid mildew buildup.

    Kid using bath storage basket

    6. And a bathtub ball track for those days in which you need them to play in the bath a little extra longer so you can sneak away for a quick snack. This set might be just as entertaining for you as it is for them!

    Child playing with bath ball track

    7. A galaxy bath bomb that is *da bomb.* My kids love these and I always have a stockpile for those days we struggle to get them into the bath. These are the perfect incentive — plus, they're *out of this world!*

    Galaxy bath bomb

    8. A good ole bottle of Mr. Bubbles so your little ones can splish splash while they're taking a bath! I love introducing products from my childhood to my kids (as well as a proper bubble bath).

    Hand pouring a bottle of Mr. Bubbles into a tub

    9. Or a bag of Dr. Teal's lavender epsom salt to help calm the kiddos before bedtime. Epsom salt is packed with magnesium which helps our bodies get ready to sleep.

    A bag of Dr. Teals lavender epsom salt

    10. A Baby Yoda night-light that is way too cute. This battery powered light is perfect for kids who don't like the dark. It also has an auto-shutoff mode so you don't have to continuously replace the batteries!

    11. An essential oil diffuser for those kiddos who have trouble falling asleep. We use this every day with lavender essential oil — it always does the trick!

    12. A Peppa Pig soft potty seat to help your little one enter the final stages of toddlerhood. My 2-year-old son loves this fun and enjoyable option to handle his *business.* Plus, it's Peppa, and we are all about that silly little pig over here.

    13. A potty chair because every kid has different preferences and this smaller version of a toilet is sometimes more inviting.

    Child sitting on potty chair

    14. And a Playtex Potty Genie 3-in-1 Potty Trainer that is perfect for on-the-go activities. This potty comes with bags for easy cleanup and turns into a stool so you can use it long after potty training is over!

    15. A potty training chart because it's never easy to take on this task — but with this chart, which helps document all your kiddo's potty wins (like staying dry), you can get them excited about ditching the diaper.

    16. And if charts aren't your thing, a pack of "I Can Do It!" star cards that we use with my 7-year-old to give her motivation and incentives to finish her tasks. They work great and she is currently saving up her stars for a roller-skating party!

    child reading book with star card above

    17. A hand-washing timer because we all need a gentle reminder to wash our hands for the full 20 seconds. A *handy* tune we sing goes: Wash, wash, wash your hands. Play the handy game. Rub and scrub and scrub and rub, germs go down the drain!

    Hand washing timer next to sink with person washing their hands

    18. A tabletop easel that comes with letters and numbers so you can help your little one get ready to read and spell. This easel is perfect for small spaces — it's a dry erase board on one side and a chalkboard on the other. It also comes with a paper roll so you can inspire their inner artist.

    19. And an easel accessory set to pair nicely with the above tabletop easel.

    Child using paint set

    20. A Crayola art set that will help you keep all those crayons, pencils, and markers in one place (and hopefully with the caps on). This set has 115 pieces and texture plates so it is sure to get your little one pumped about art!

    Art set

    21. A dinosaur splat mat so you can facilitate all the painting and sensory activities without making a huge mess! If you are like me and want to keep the mess to a minimum, this is the mat for you. Plus, it's machine washable!

    22. A kinetic sand kit that makes for the perfect indoor activity for those rain or snow days. My two kids can independently play with this activity kit for at least an hour. Let me repeat that one more time: at least an ENTIRE HOUR!

    Two children playing with kinetic sand kit

    23. An Orbeez kit because who doesn't love the science behind these magical beads? This is also another toy both my kiddos enjoy for hours on end.

    24. A Nickelodeon slime kit so your kid can pretend they are a mad scientist creating slime in their laboratory. Another one of our favorite rainy day activities — this kit is sure to *stick!*

    25. A Play-Doh pizza oven that puts to shame the Play-Doh kits of my childhood. Inspire your budding chef to whip up some pizza and who knows — they could be the next Wolfgang Puck!

    Kid playing with playdoh pizza oven

    26. A stomping rocket launch that is so simple, but highly entertaining. We gifted this to our nephew and our kids had so much fun with it that we had to get one for our house. The simple science behind this fascinating apparatus is a wonderful way to incorporate a quick science lesson as well!

    Kid jumping on rocket launch

    27. A karaoke mic that is made by the people who bring you "Carpool Karaoke." This microphone connects via Bluetooth to your car's FM stations so those long grueling road trips can become hours of fun!

    Family in the car using microphone

    28. A wonderful pedicure set because currently my 7-year-old can't stop talking about nail polish and makeup. This set is perfect because it's the cost of one nail appointment but now we have all the tools to do it over and over again for free!

    29. A Dot Marker activity kit that we use whenever we have *big feelings.* These markers are mess-free and a healthy outlet to just let out all those emotions.

    30. A pair of Apple AirPods so you can zen out with music, a podcast, or some guided meditation when you get a little much-needed ~me time.~

    31. A revitalizing and satisfying peel-off face mask for parents to relax after a long day of chasing those rug rats around.

    Revitalizing face mask

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