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16 tweets that perfectly sum up being a parent

It’s the little struggles.

happy Source: brianna.lehman

BEING A PARENT is an eventful daily challenge for all those lucky enough to have little people rampaging through their lives.

And these parents on Twitter summed the whole thing up brilliantly:

1. On teaching them values

2. The lessons you learn when you’re naming them

DSC_0024 Source: katie.thomas0214

3. On the things you end up saying

4. Those lovely gifts you get

Smiling Reese Source: donnierayjones

5. The little one logic

6. On impromptu fashion

Cheesy Reese Source: donnierayjones

7. The odd requests

8. How they will inevitably drag you down to their level

Soap bubbles in the sun Source: trydberg

9. And how they impact on Halloween

10. The slow realisation that they are mini geniuses

Laughing Toddler Source: katie.thomas0214

11. This everyday occurrence

12. On the fruitlessness of packing… fruit

The Big E Day 2 2011 Source: Rusty Clark - Back In One Piece

13. And how they perfectly infiltrate every aspect of life

14. On how things always go missing


Reese Loves Pizza Source: donnierayjones

15. This frank kitchen-themed reality

16. And finally… their brutal honesty

Even when they’re wrong.


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