Being a parent means creating a safe and healthy environment for your children, and then watching as they tear that environment apart in ways you could never predict. Recently, parents of Reddit shared rules they never imagined they’d need, much less have to enforce. These are the situations no parenting book can prepare you for.
2016 brought us a lot of things. Good things. Bad things. And more than a few bizarre things. However you feel about this year though, there’s no denying that Twitter, as usual, gave us plenty to laugh about, especially where parenting tweets are concerned.
Check out this list of the year’s funniest tweets about kids to see what we mean. You don’t need to be a parent to find them funny. All you need is a sense of humor. Which one is the funniest? Let us know in the comments below and don’t forget to vote for the best!
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Buying groceries can be a drag, but professional prankster Jeff Wysaski, aka Obvious Plant, livened up the shopping experience at his local grocery store by placing real-looking “store tips” among the aisles. We hope nobody actually attempted them.
Shaun Moriarty, a 36-year-old designer from Brisbane, Australia was surprised when he opened a family text message thread and found a picture of a perfect cube. His father, Tom, had sent it to them with no explanation except a math problem.
Then, going full Dad Mode, Tom began photographing the cube around the house.
According to Flashbak, Računari was a computer magazine of the former Yugoslavia which lasted from 1984 until the late 1990s – surviving the economic turbulence and wars of the 1980s-90s, and even outlasting the country itself. The title simply means “computers” in Bosnian – and its content was just that: very bland, very technical, nothing flashy… but its covers were another matter entirely.Read More →
When parents hit up Twitter to tell the world about how their kids have made their lives a little bit worse, that makes the rest of us parents feel a little bit better. Yes, that also makes us a little bit terrible (just like the kids), but it’s usually hilarious because often these parents haven’t lost sight of the humor in their situations. Good on them! Sometimes kids need to be called out. And bravo for calling themselves out too on their #parentingfails. It’s refreshing to see that parent on Twitter hanging their head in shame. Oh the things kids say and do! And the stories that parents have to tell! Even in a short 140 characters we are gifted with great anecdotes.Read More →