How To “Accident Proof” Your Child’s Mattress

If you don’t have a leak proof mattress cover, we’ve got a great idea to protect those mattresses from “leaky” children.  Simply apply several sheets of aluminum foil over your mattress, cover them with old towels, place the bottom sheet on top of the towels, and make the bed.  The “leak” shouldn’t get through to the mattress before you’ve had time to get them into the washer.  This is a tried and true tactic….  Something my grandmother did with her kids!