Small plastic toys
Germs can linger on your kids’ toys for months. Disinfect them by putting them in a mesh lingerie bag on the top shelf of your dishwasher. Then just let the normal cycle run. Just make sure you don’t put any of these things in your dishwasher, by the way.
Hook dirty flip flops into the top rack so they stay in place during high water pressure cycles. This is how to clean out a moldy dishwasher.