TheStir.com recently asked me to come up with 20 hacks every mom needs to try this summer. This was a fun project.
From food to must-try beach ideas, click here to see a bevy of “OMG, that’s awesome” ideas.
Make a cool-off necklace by stringing cut sponges, soaking them water and freezing them.
Use a tag from your bread bag to stop your flip flops from falling apart.
Stick thick popsicle sticks into your watermelon to make it mess free.
Write well, medium or far on your buns so your BBQ guests know how the burger is cooked.
Make your friends smile each time they go in the cooler by using frozen water balloons instead of ice.
Pop off the top of your strawberry with a plastic straw.
Drill holes into a 2L and attach to a hose with duct tape. It’s a free sprinkler, plus you recycle!
Freeze aloe as a way to cool off a sunburn.
Grill marshmallows using a terra cotta pot.
Place cupcake liners on your drink to keep out the bugs!
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