The Best Mom Hacks We Saw On TikTok

Social media is a great way to connect millions of people from around the world with each other. Especially for parents—because, let’s be real, it’s hard to know if your methods are really all that great—it’s nice to be able to see content from and interact with other parents who are just trying to figure it out.

TikTok, a video site, has become an increasingly popular place for moms to share their tips and tricks for managing their kids, and here are the best things we’ve seen so far:

An Easier Way To Handle Injuries

bowl of marshmallows
Photo Credit: Unsplash / Rebecca Freeman // Idea Credit: TikTok / @michellewpark
Photo Credit: Unsplash / Rebecca Freeman // Idea Credit: TikTok / @michellewpark

Trying to get a toddler to put a bag of ice on their head after they bump it on something can be challenging because they complain about the cold and the condensation. Instead, take a bag of marshmallows, compress the extra air out, put it in the freezer, and use it as an icepack—it feels like a cold cushion and it’s much more comfortable.