Imagination and creativity are of utmost importance when raising children. Being able to improvise can save you money, time and provide your kids with fun and safety. Here are a few useful tips on solving everyday problems by looking outside of the box.
When your baby is in pain while teething, freeze a pacifier dipped in yogurt, juice etc. to soothe the gums.
Bathe your kid in a laundry basket to prevent his/her toys from floating away which can create a danger of drowning.
There are a million creative ways to use a shoe caddy. One of them could be storing toys in a neat manner, or even hanging it on a car seat while going on a long trip, filled with snacks and games.
Make a hammock from a blanket by tying it around the table. Your child will love it, and you'll get some more down time.
Administering medicine to a baby can be a bit chaotic, so to prevent the bad experience on both sides poke a hole through the pacifier, stick a dropper in it and voila.