You either love TikTok or you hate TikTok, but if you fall into the latter, hold up for just one second and hear us out. Yes, TikTok is sometimes questionable, but there are some real gems of wisdom and advice that we’ve seen on the video platform and have personally tried out—resulting in some rock-star parenting moves. So if you aren’t too sus of TikTok parenting advice, check out these tried-and-true favorites below.

@nubiabrownn

Best reaction ever. ❤️🥰 #cuddlechallenge#toddler#mifamilia

♬ original sound – James Blake

Spontaneous cuddles are always a good idea. PS: This 100% works for big kids too.

 

@yourkoreandad

Sorry about my messy hair, but hope this answers your great question @naruek_gui #yourkoreandad #fingerheart

♬ original sound – Nick Cho

Finger hearts has given us a new way to say goodbye to our kids, all while spreading the love.

@mollybsims

And that’s on being a mother 😑 #momsoftiktok

♬ original sound – T I F F A N Y

All parents lose their temper—even Molly Sims—and that's okay.

@davidchoe

I Get To > I Got To #gratitude #mindfulness

♬ Steven Universe – L.Dre

This 30-second lesson in gratitude might change your life.

@lauren.clutter

MOM HACK for the grocery cart! Thanks for the tip @shannonldoherty 🤯 #momhacks #momcontent #thetiktokmom #parentingtips #CanYouWorkIt

♬ original sound – Lauren

This grocery shopping cart hack is a genius move for those of us who have kids that are getting too big to lift.

@kianatom

3 secret ingr for creamier healthier smoothies. Frozen cauliflower rice (low cal. very nutritious), frz banana & spinach. #smoothies #foryourpage #fyp

♬ original sound – kiana_tom_flexappeal

Our kids eat cauliflower and don't even know it thanks to this secret-ingredient smoothie recipe.

 

@its.all.green.to.me

What I mean when I say I grow Avocados 🥑 #avocado #avocadovers #avocadoseed #avocadosarmy #avocadoqueen

♬ Originalton – Hi

Growing avocado trees (and learning a bit about science) is our new jam thanks to all the plantspo on TikTok.

@marmarpickle

🌞🐠🌴 #fyp #sensoryplay #upcycling

♬ Laxed (Siren Beat) – Jawsh 685

Two Words: Cheerios. Sand.

—Andie Huber

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