When it comes to kid inventions, there’s a fine line between brilliant and cray. From a piggyback-ride-helper to gaming sneakers, here’s the stuff that caught our eyes. Whether they’re of any use to your family—well, we’ll let you be the judge.

Bathroom Break

Speaking of potty training… kiddo can now get comfy cozy on the potty with this training seat that features a special stand to securely hold an iPad. Let’s just hope they spend more time trying to go #1 or #2, versus going on app adventures with Dora the Explorer.

Available at amazon.com, $34.99.

Do you own an interesting kid invention? Tell us about it in the comments section below. 

—Ayren Jackson-Cannady