Mom's Genius Cartoons Make Us Think She's Been Spying on Our Families

Liz Alterman | Jul 13, 2016 Being a Mom
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  • Early Risers

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    Oh, that Daylight Saving Time can be a killer with kids. It's a long day when you start it at 4 a.m., that's for sure! But, hey, look on the bright side -- they should be exhausted by 6 p.m. You should go to sleep then, too, so you can do it all over again tomorrow!

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  • Pinterest vs. Reality

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    Don't let the illusion of perfection fool you. Plenty of those Pinterest DIY-ers probably have Cheerios stuffed under their couch cushions too, right?? 

  • Snow Way

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    Kids catch on quickly to the fact that you're totally disoriented first thing in the morning, particularly before that first cup of coffee! They're hoping you won't notice what time or even what month it is. You have to hand it to them -- they're pretty clever.

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  • Day vs. Night

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    Suddenly the child who had no time for you at noon can't live without you at 7 p.m. Once it's bedtime, all bets are off and your independent child can morph into a needy stranger in seconds. Extracting yourself from his or her bedroom requires the skills of a hostage negotiator. Good luck. 

  • Savor the Silence