The 10 Things on the Internet That Make Moms Everywhere Lose Their Sh*t
Even though moms are widely considered to be superhumans, we need an outlet too, and that escape usually comes in the form of social media. And while there's often no greater joy than scrolling through Facebook, Instagram, or Pinterest once the kiddos hit the hay for five heavenly minutes before your own bedtime, there are some things we see that can throw us into an utter tailspin just when we thought we had it all figured out.
When Someone Posts a Picture of Perfectly Iced Cupcakes For Their Kid's Class
Who actually has time to bake four dozen cupcakes? And how is the icing so damn perfect on every single one?
Playrooms That Are So Organized, It Looks Like the Person Doesn't Have Children
Milestone Photo Series That Might as Well Be Professional
Moms totally respect each other's Insta games, especially when it comes to baby pictures. But how the heck can some people remember to have a full-on photo shoot with gorgeous props the same time every month? Should've set up an alarm on our phones.
Catching a Glimpse of the PTA's Fundraising Events Calendar
Of course we want our children to go on memorable field trips and make sure their teachers have all the supplies they need. But one look at the year-long calendar of events is enough to send any parent into a tizzy. That's a heck of a lot of volunteer hours. Oh, and what's the best day to take off work to help out? Let me check my schedule . . .
Complicated Hairstyles That Are Way Above Your Pay Grade
Because no matter how many YouTube videos you watch, you'll never be able to master the fish braid. Fishtail braid? Ugh, who knows!
Lunch Boxes Packed So Perfectly, They Could Be Given to the Queen
Giving kids a healthy lunch is important for them to stay focused throughout the school day. But what's with all the sandwiches cut like roses, color-coordinated fruit salads, and handwritten notes that would give a trained calligrapher a run for their money?
Crafts You Couldn't Pull Off If Someone Paid You a Million Dollars
Some people just aren't all that artsy. And we are those people.
The Last Call For After-School Activity Sign-Ups
There's nothing worse than realizing at the very last second that your kid didn't even give you one of the 300 permission slips they needed for tennis, baseball, drama club, and a school year's worth of field trips.
Museum-Worthy "Candid" Family Photos
Wait, didn't you just have that baby yesterday? How do you look so good already? We all know one (or a few) of those moms who seem to not have a single bad angle.
Long-Winded Posts About How Well Siblings Get Along
Lies. They are all lies.