Today I’m going to be sharing some of the Best Summer Life Hacks Every Mom should know to make this summer little a bit more enjoyable
- Bug-Free Sandbox
Keep your kids sandbox Bug-Free with this hack. Simply dumped cinnamon all over the top of the sandbox and mix it in about an inch deep. This will keep the bugs out for good.
2. Baby Powder
This hack is perfect for after the kids are done playing in their bug-free sandbox or after spending a day at the beach. Before heading back inside or getting back in the car. simply apply the baby powder to help easily removed the sand from your body and feet. You’ll Thank me later!
3. Fitted Sheet
This next hack is perfect for a day at the beach. Use a fitted sheet as a beach blanket.
4. Freeze Aloe Vera Gel
This Hack will feel amazing when you’re sunburned.
Put the Aloe Vera gel inside an ice cube tray and freeze it for a few hours. When the kids or anyone else in the house get a sunburn simply take a cube out and apply to the area.
Instant sunburn relief!
5. Sunblock Lavender Mosquito Repellent
This next hack is a two in one. It will help protect your skin from the sun and Zap those mosquitoes. This Sunblock Lavender Mosquito Repellent smells great, it’s gentle enough to use on kids and it will keep the skin moisturized.
Here’s what you’ll need
- Non-toxic Sunscreen lotion
- Baby oil gel
- Spray bottle
- Optional: lavender essential oil
- Mix 3 parts sunscreen lotion
- 2 parts baby oil gel
- 1 part water
- if you use lavender add about 4-6 drops in
- shake and mix
- apply and reapply as needed
6.Water Balloon Cooler
This hack is great for keeping your drinks and food cold without the watery mess after all that ice melts. Fill up, however, many balloons you will need to fill the cooler you will be using. Throw the balloon in the freezer for a few hours then put them in with your drinks. Your drinks and food will stay nice and cold without getting wet.
7. DIY Sprinkler
Help keep the kids cool with this hack and save money by making your own sprinkler. All you have to do is take a leader soda bottle, poke holes in it and attach it to the water hose. Instant water fun!
8.Water Proof Phone case
This hack is an instant phone case that will protect your phone from getting covered with sand or keep water from getting into your phone.
Simply put your phone in a Ziploc bag and seal it really tight. Now you can use your phone while at the beach or out by the pool. If you’re getting into the water fill the Ziploc bag up with air so that if you accidentally drop your phone in water it will float above the water.
9. Popsicles drip catcher
Popsicles are the ultimate kid’s favorite summer snack. Summer just wouldn’t be the same without them however they can be quite messy. To solve this dilemma all you have to do is take a cupcake liner and put it on the button of your popsicle. As the popsicle melts the kid’s hands will stay clean. This is a pretty popular hack but just in case you haven’t heard of it before I had to share.
10.Refreshment in a Bag
For this hack, you’ll need plastic Ziplock bags, straws, and lemonade.
1. fill the Ziplock bag with lemonade
2. steal it close
3. freeze the bag for about 2-4 hours.