FROM car rides to flights, every parent knows the difficulties of entertaining a restless toddler.
But cleanfluencer Ms Hinch, who has two sons, Ronnie and Lennie, has revealed her ingenious solution — and it’s all thanks to bargain purchases on Amazon.
increase Instagramthe cleaning sensation showed off the DIY activity book she made for her kids and shared how much they “absolutely love” it.
And according to the mother-of-two, it’s “perfect for long car rides, flights or even when we go out to dinner.”
Ms. Hinch, who credits @abbieflake with the idea, begins: “I bought some zip ring binders off Amazon and attached these.”
“These little, soft, stretchy things – the boys love them.”
“They suck on airplane windows, car windows… put them in!”
she goes on to say that she also added a reusable scribble mat with pens so they can draw on it, erase it and get going again.
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And of course, what kid doesn’t love LEGO?
“The guys love to stack and build it, so I made it the perfect size to fit in.”
She continues, “My boys love anything with buttons, so a cheap calculator and some flashcards came in.”
“That – my boys love a lock and key.
“They can be opened and closed and also serve as a moving car.”
“Here you go – a DIY activity book in one place – perfect for car trips or flights.” Have fun!”
The post quickly garnered thousands of likes and comments from grateful parents across the country.
“To order every single thing – what a great idea,” praised one.
A second commented: “Ooooo these bags are awesome can you link stories? Great for flying with a toddler!”
A third wrote: “I made these when mine were little! Great sensory books – I love them!”
Meanwhile, a fourth wrote: “Love this idea!”
Another added, “This is great for kids with SEN – thanks for sharing.”
And for anyone who’s curious, Ms. Hinch noticed that the pouches on Amazon are called “TOPTIE 6-Pack 3-Ring Binder Pouch, 6-Buckle Zippered Pencil Case for Stationery.”