Let’s face it — almost anything that’s worth doing is hard. Writing a novel, climbing a mountain, applying for a job, and yes, raising kids. Children are some of the most amazing little people on the planet but they are also a lot of work. Luckily, in the age of the internet, parents around the world come together to offer parenting hacks. These hacks range from keeping your kids occupied to getting them to just take their medicine already! And of course, we can always use more tips to encourage kids to sleep.

If you have kids, you’ve probably heard the saying that the days are long but the years are short. It might be a cliché, but it’s absolutely true. Think about that the next time you feel like pulling your hair while cleaning Play-Doh out of the carpet.

They also say it takes a village to raise a child. The internet is a pretty big village. Parents definitely have one another’s backs. Raising kids is fun, hard, and super, super messy (seriously, you’ll never stop finding crumbs). So, let’s find out the best way to keep ourselves sane while doing it.