Mom Makes A Cardboard Cutout Of Herself To Get Toddler To Stop Crying

Just about every new parent has wished that they had a clone to help them take care of their little human. Taking care of a young child is a full-time job, between cleaning up after them, changing dirty diapers, making sure they’re fed, and also watching them to make sure they don’t get hurt. Parents have to do it all and still manage to get regular chores done.

However, one Japanese couple came up with a brilliant way to help make the task a bit easier.

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Photo Credit: Dmitry Feoktistov / TASS via Getty Images
Photo Credit: Dmitry Feoktistov / TASS via Getty Images

Between the numerous tasks involved in parenting, there’s also the harrowing and seemingly never-ending task of trying to keep them from crying as well.

Japanese mother Fuki Sato was having a really hard time with her one-year-old son, who would cry every time she left the room. Exhausted by having to spend every moment with him, she and her husband hatched a plan.