Being a parent is hard. I’ve only been one for 6 weeks, and I can already attest to this. Luckily, it’s also a bunch of other things that balance out the rough patches, and one of them is that it has the potential to be hilarious.

Some days, you just have to laugh so you don’t cry. If you’re having one of those moments, I’m 100% sure that these memes will do the trick for you.

#17. Accurate.

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#16. I’m not sure they understand what a promise is, so much.

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#15. Every. Damn. Time.

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#14. I think the animals are worse than the kids!

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#13. This is golden for older kids. Also, I feel like it’s a Chris Rock joke?

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#12. Yet another good reason to keep a baseball bat handy.

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#11. It’s like a horror movie.

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#10. We’ve all seen this face.

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#9. So many decisions look different in the light of day.

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