Give us a break! Parents reveal the hilarious reality of raising children – from rejoicing at the sound of the school bus to struggling to use the bathroom alone
- Mothers and fathers from across globe have revealed parenting challenges
- One joked her husband forgets about their son’s football training every week
- Another always dreamed of watching Star Wars with kids – but now regrets it
Parenthood is full of toddlers, tantrums and everything in between, but with every challenge comes a story for the memory book.
And these mums and dads from across the globe aren’t short on amusing anecdotes that prove kids really do provide the funniest of moments – and enough tales to last a lifetime.
From one mother whose daughter calls her diary ‘diahorrea,’ to another who has to teach her kids and husband to pick up after themselves, these parents have revealed the amusing ups and downs they’ve faced to date.
Another who made it into the online gallery collated by Bored Panda, joked how her partner forgets that their son has football training every week – despite the time never changing.
Mothers and fathers from across the globe have revealed amusing tales from the world of parenthood. Pictured, stock image
Pull up your socks! One mum, from an unknown location, joked how she’s tried to teach her kids to pick up after themselves – but often witnesses her husband doing the complete opposite!
Caught red-handed! A father, from an unknown location, revealed he instantly suspects his four-year-old has broken something – after she randomly blurts out she hasn’t
Driven crazy! One dad, from an unknown location, spoke of his relief when his children hop on the bus for school – as it’s the only moment he gets a spare five minutes
Tell-tale! Another mother, from an unknown location, explained how her daughter always tells her teachers about the negatives, rather than the positives, of family life
Be careful what you wish for! This dad, from an unknown location, spoke too soon when he said he always dreamed of having children to watch Star Wars with him
Always engaged! One father, from an unknown location, told how he’s always waiting to use the bathroom
Memory of a fish! Another mother, from an unknown location, joked about her forgetful husband
Lost and found! One mother, from an unknown location, told how her family always struggle to find items – despite them being in their designated locations
That’s one way to do it! This mother, from an unknown location, was left red-faced after her daughter came up with a way to jump the queue for the swing
Potty mouth! Another parent, from an unknown location, explained how her daughter refers to her diary as ‘diarrhoea’ – and she has no plans of correcting her any time soon
Passion killer! This dad, from an unknown location, joked about his frustration after his toddler always wakes up at the exact wrong time