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33 Genius Hacks Guaranteed To Make A Parent's Job Easier

Raising a tiny human being is one of the hardest jobs out there.

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5. Put a sticker that has been cut in half on shoes' inner soles to show your child the correct foot for their shoes.

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If your child is already able to put on their shoes but still gets a little confused between right and left, this little sticker trick will help you get out the door faster.

9. Liquid Bandage will seal in a temporary safety tattoo on your child.

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If your child gets lost at the amusement park, your phone number is emblazoned right there on their arm. Get the directions here.

15. Put a "safety spot" sticker on your car to ensure an older child doesn't wander off while you load or unload the car.

23. A crib sheet will keep an outdoor baby from getting bitten up by mosquitoes.

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Sometimes you want to keep baby outside with you while working in the yard. A crib sheet provides shade and protection from bugs.

33. And finally... this solution will SAVE YOUR LIFE (and your beds) during the potty-training phase.

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Heather Spohr from The Spohrs Are Multiplying placed wee wee pads underneath her child's fitted sheet to protect the mattress from accidents. She actually double layers them — one layer of wee wee pads, one fitted sheet, one layer of wee wee pads, another fitted sheet — so that she could remove the top layer after bed-wetting without having to re-fit the bed. A serious time and sleep saver during a challenging time.