I don’t know why people think that you have to lead a boring and mundane life as a mom. You can easily learn how to make life easier and fun while raising kids. I am all about making my life easier so that I’m always feeling more carefree to enjoy the quality time I have with my family. Kids grow up way too quickly and that’s why I developed my own list of 5 mom hacks to help you find a way to have an easier and fun life while raising those little humans you call your kids.
5 Mom Hacks to Make Life Easier Right Now
Amazon Dash Button
Think of this service as having a maid at your fingertips. While the Amazon Dash Button won’t clean your house, it’s an easy to use addition to you Amazon device that will order your everyday essentials such as laundry soap on command. Well, okay you have to connect your Amazon Dash Button to a Wi-Fi connection and have it set up before you simply push a button to order those everyday essentials on command.
Never Lose a Sock Again
Are you constantly stressing out about what the washer and dryer do with all of those socks? Well, I have the best mom hack to make laundry sorting much easier, use a mesh pull string bag in your washer and drying to easily keep those socks together. This mom hack is fabulous because then I can just call the kids over to sort their own socks, leaving me to deal with other fun mom duties. An added bonus of this mom hack is that you’ll save money on sock purchases throughout the year.
Freeze Casserole Recipes
Meal prep is by far one of the hardest parts of being a mom. It takes up too much time and can really ruin a good night. That’s why I love using meal planning to freeze casserole recipes during the weekend. This meal planning prep allows you to have fun dinners with your family because you won’t be all hot and sweaty from prepping and cooking a well-balanced meal for your family.
Prepare at Night
Invest in a coffee maker that has a timer so that your morning cup of Joe is ready when you wake up. Make sure the kids’ clothes are put out the night before and that you’re morning routine supplies such as beauty products and clothes have been set out the night before to save time in morning prep before work and school. Preparing the night before allows you to have more fun with your kids in the morning before you guys venture out to work and school.
Buy Color Scheme Clothes Only
If only I had thought of this mom hack earlier on in my parenting life. No more wasting time arguing about what your kids are wearing and making them head back to their room to pick a matching outfit. Opt to buy only similar colors for their clothing options. Sticking to a color scheme that matches will reduce the time involved in having your kids leave the house in something that actually looks good together.
These mom hacks to make life easier right now will help you enjoy more of the downtime moments with your kids before they get too old to spend quality time with their parents. Whether you’re looking to save money, time or cut corners in certain areas of motherhood, these hacks will surely help you survive these days of motherhood all the while encouraging you to have more fun with that free time you’ll have after you start using these mom hacks to make life easier.