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    Posted on Mar 11, 2017

    15 Funny Instagram Accounts That Will Make Parents Say, "I Needed That Today"

    You gotta laugh or you'll cry.

    1. Kids Are The Worst

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    Mom Anna Macfarlane started this account to show a funny look "at the 'other' side of parenting." Mission accomplished, Anna.

    2. Live From Snack Time

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    Alyssa Cowit is a New York-based kindergarten teacher who — along with Greg Dunbar — started this account to chronicle all of the funny things her students say.

    3. Celeste Barber

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    Celeste is an Australian actress, comedian, and mother of two boys who hilariously re-creates celebrity Instagram photos.

    4. James Breakwell

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    Twitter star James Breakwell (aka @XplodingUnicorn) shares funny illustrations plus snapshots from his sitcom-ready life as the dad of four daughters and their pet pig, Gilly.

    5. The Real Moms of Instagram

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    If you're looking for Pinterest-perfect parenting, keep moving. This outrageous account is all about the real (sometimes very, very real) moments moms experience every day.

    6. Hurrah for Gin

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    Author and illustrator Katie Kirby calls herself "a bit of a twat" in her Instagram bio, but this gin-loving British mom will feel like one of your wisecracking friends.

    7. Average Parent Problems

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    Ilana Wiles — author of The Mommy Shorts Guide to Remarkably Average Parenting — shares a steady stream of all-too-real parenting moments that will have you laughing and saying, "Been there."

    8. Bunmi Laditan

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    Funny mom Bunmi Laditan — author of Toddlers Are A**holes: It's Not Your Fault — gives a behind-the-scenes look at her mom life.

    9. Father of Daughters

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    Another funny dad with four daughters? Yup! Simon Hooper humorously shares his life without any pretense — and writes terrific, almost blog-like captions.

    10. BuzzFeed Parents

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    Hey, that's us! Our account features lots of original memes and other cool stuff parents will dig.

    11. Beleafmel

    12. Crazy Jewish Mom

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    This hit account features nothing but actual texts from author Kate Siegel's "neurotic, Jewish mother." Mom may be neurotic, but she's also 100% hilarious.

    13. Late Notes

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    The bread and butter of Seth Jay King's account are the over-the-top and wacky late notes he sends his poor kids to school with.

    14. Women in Real Life

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    Featuring lots of unfiltered moments from the lives of women. And while it doesn't exclusively feature moms, you'll find plenty of mom moments to yuck at.

    15. Anna Denise Floor

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    New mom Anna Denise Floor's beautiful account features plenty of looks at her charming and smile-inducing illustrations.

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