Being a parent is probably the hardest job you will ever have. Raising a child, taking care of a child, and providing for a child isn’t easy. However, there are some shortcuts you can take to make being a parent a little easier. We talked to some parents about what hacks they use to raise their children. Some of them are just odd at first glance, but pure genius when you think about it. Kind of like why would parents glue pennies to the bottom of their child’s shoes (slide #20). Find out why and more genius parenting hacks in this article.