Becoming a parent can change you for the better or ‘bat-crazy’, and the rules you once lived by pre-kids have now been upgraded. But, don’t fret the changes because there are others, just like you, struggling to hold on to some remnants of their past life.
Whether you’ve been adjusting to parenthood for some time now or you have a little one on the way, here are 41 funny parenting memes that accurately reflect what it’s like to have children:
Discovering a new definition of personal space (or lack thereof)
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Developing nerves of steel and endless reserves of patience
Your life is just filled with toys – educational toys, noisy toys, expensive toys… There are toys everywhere!
— Daddy’s Little Girl (@DLGBook) January 20, 2018
What really happened to the old, ‘cool’ you?
Realising how quickly small things become big things when competing with other parents
When feeling proud takes on a whole new meaning
All the pretty gross things that have become a part of your life
Understanding that parenting in public is tough
— JellyTelly (@JellyTelly) November 17, 2017
Being forced to go from selfish to selfless…
When your kid’s skill level for creating chaos is off the charts
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— The Kids Chest (@TheKidsChest) December 2, 2017
Always cooking for the kids… ALWAYS
Shoes becoming a pretty big deal in your house…
Can someone else put my kids to bed, please?
When you start to doubt your parent’s parenting skills
Mastering the art of disciplining your kids with your partner
— Valentina Sorpresa (@marraine_boutiq) November 28, 2017
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When you start actively praying for school holidays (sometimes even weekends) to end
But… remember, you’ll always have a bestie for life