10 hilarious confessions only moms will understand

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hilarious confessions only moms will understand
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We’re all guilty of it but we refuse to feel guilty about it. We applaud these moms for sharing their totally relatable parenting confessions.

Snack time

My almost-one-and-a-half-year-old daughter loves eating the dog’s dry food. It’s a fight to keep her out the bowl every morning and evening when the dog gets his supper.

So now I just let her have a few pellets whenever we feed him – it won’t do her any harm and it’s so much easier than having the same fight over and over again.

Deny, deny, deny

I have a three year old with a fiery temper. Sometimes when he throws a particularly bad tantrum in the shops, I walk further down the aisle (keeping him in sight, obviously), look on in horror and pretend he’s not mine.

A little fib

‘Sorry, the kids were being an absolute nightmare and wouldn’t get in the car.’ That’s the excuse I use whenever I’m running late, which is most of the time.

And, if I’m honest, it’s me that makes us late more often than the kids.

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My son is allergic to wheat so whenever I’m eating something I don’t want to share (like chips!) then I tell him he’s allergic. It works every time and I don’t even feel bad about it.

Mommy needs a lie-in

I taught my four year old how to turn the TV on to Cartoon Network so that she can entertain herself for an hour or two before I have to get out of bed.

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My toddler has picked up a couple of bad words at nursery school. I’m trying my best to be strict about discipline but most of the time I’m just exhausted and I pretend I don’t hear her when she swears. #JustTryingToSurvive

A little help

My son wears my Fitbit to his after-school soccer games. There’s no way I’d make my 10000 steps a day goal otherwise.

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Mama’s ‘workout’

When I’m really exhausted and can’t stand the thought of entertaining my child all afternoon, I’ll go to the gym just so I can leave her in the kid’s activity room while I have a smoothie at the coffee shop.

A taste of his own medicine

I’m a stay-at-home mom and when I go to the shops and my kids are at home with their dad, I reeeeaaally take my time so that he gets a small taste of what it’s like to be alone with them.

Parenting tax

If one of my kids goes to a birthday party and gets a party pack, I take it away and say they can have it back next weekend. That gives me enough time to check what’s in it and help myself to the best bits.

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