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17 Parenting Brain Farts That Will Make You LOL

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1. Walking around endlessly trying to find things you just had a minute ago.

Also speed-walking to find your kid's other shoe.
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Also speed-walking to find your kid's other shoe.

2. Failing to fulfill your parental "duties."

"Please tell me why you did not come last night?"
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"Please tell me why you did not come last night?"

3. Sending your kid to school with only part of their lunch.

(Or forgetting to pack one all together.)
Twitter: @sornie79

(Or forgetting to pack one all together.)

4. And not packing your own lunch correctly.

Carbs it is.
Twitter: @MoniSams17

Carbs it is.

5. Showing up to an empty school parking lot.

Some days just start rockier than others.
Twitter: @RavynBrite

Some days just start rockier than others.

6. Finding ways to NOT have to move the Elf on the Shelf.

Legit sold on this idea.
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Legit sold on this idea.

7. Figuring out you're going the wrong way AFTER your kid calls you out.

You knew you had that kid for a reason.
Twitter: @albrash

You knew you had that kid for a reason.

8. Needing your kids to make this because you're so forgetful.

Touché.

9. Not realizing it was picture day.

Hey, it makes for a great story.
Twitter: @TTJT9700

Hey, it makes for a great story.

10. Placing reminder notes for your partner or yourself.

It's handwriting practice.
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It's handwriting practice.

11. Creating more work for yourself.

Or those days where you use dry shampoo three times in a row.
Twitter: @debgis

Or those days where you use dry shampoo three times in a row.

12. Letting switching out the laundry slip your mind.

It happens to the best of us.
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It happens to the best of us.

13. And going to tuck your kid in when their sheets are part of the load that never got switched out.

Facepalm.
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Facepalm.

14. Making regulations that benefit you.

To cover your bases.
Twitter: @khristinaat1

To cover your bases.

15. Setting things out the night before so nothing gets left behind.

A foolproof plan.
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A foolproof plan.

16. Resorting to last year's wardrobe.

Sometimes you gotta make do.
Twitter: @meghannkay

Sometimes you gotta make do.

17. And accepting the fact that this could be you in a few years.

It's inevitable.
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It's inevitable.

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