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23 Things You Slowly Learn To Accept When You Have A Big Family

It really is cheaper by the dozen.

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3. The giant van you roll everywhere in.

Our pimpin ride for Disney #bigfamilyproblems

Mallory Marse@malmarse

Our pimpin ride for Disney😂😒 #bigfamilyproblems

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4. The fast depletion of resources.

5. Dibs-ing your favorite food.

6. And spots on furniture.

"@rkocourek12: The only way to get a prime spot for movie night in this house, gotta dibs it #bigfamilyproblems"

Melissa Renພ@kocourekmelissa

"@rkocourek12: The only way to get a prime spot for movie night in this house, gotta dibs it #bigfamilyproblems"

7:38 PM - 22 Nov 12ReplyRetweetFavorite


11. When it's your turn to take one for the team.

13. Hand-me-downs completely owning your closet.

16. Never taking that perfect picture.

No matter how many times you try.

17. Putting a pair of socks in the washing machine only to never see them together again.

This is where the "sock bin" comes in handy.

18. Having to start saving up for Christmas on December 26th, every year.

19. ALWAYS needing to call ahead to warn a restaurant of your arrival.

Or else it's squeezing time.


20. The urgency of getting to the movies an hour early to save a whole row of seats.

21. Eating at the "kid's table" until you're at least 20.

22. Never knowing what it's like to have your own room.

23. And the inevitable day your parents will finally be worn out.