If you’re hiding from your kids in the bathroom right now – or maybe the closet or out walking the dog – we think you need a little entertainment to go along with your deep breathing.

So sneak into the kitchen, reheat your coffee or tea, and enjoy other parent’s hilarious struggles through these 12 funny tweets.

12. None of that makes you feel good.

In fact, it really gets your heart pumping!


11. I hate being early.

Almost as much as I hate being late.

10. They grow up so fast.

She’s really going to need to share those cookies though.

9. It’s funny reading about it.

Less so when it’s your everyday life.

8. It’s funny when it’s not you.

Even if you’re not in as good of shape now.

7. Turnabout is fair play.

Maybe it’s time to give him some privacy.

6. Wait, what?

I’m going to pretend I didn’t see that.

5. This is not a bad argument.

Be free at home, child.

4. Seconded.

I think we can agree on this lie, yes?

3. Only halfway?

It seems like it should have been more, no?

2. He’s a deep thinker.

But he’s still going to eat that fish.

1. Why is this so real?

I guess names just don’t really matter.

I’m laughing so the kids are probably going to find me now. Oops.

Tell us in the comments which of these made you laugh!