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The Joy Of Parenting Captured In 24 Comics

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If you have children, or at least know someone who does, so basically, if you’re a human being, you know that kids are… a lot of work. A lot of amazing, cute, droolly, lovely, hyperactive, tiring, yet rewarding work.

And so does Yllya from France. She’s a freelance illustrator and comic artist, but the world got acquainted with her talents just because she’s a mom of a three-year-old girl.

According to BoredPanda, this is how it all began:

“Last year, and somewhat by chance, I started a webcomic on Instagram about my family life. We were coming back home after daycare and we got stuck in the elevator of our building. I was panicked cause I’m a bit claustrophobic, but my daughter seems to think it was some kind of game, and my husband stayed stoic like he usually does. Later, when we finally could get out, I thought that it was a funny story and that I could turn it into a comic. I drew it, and posted it on Instagram and people seems to like it. A few weeks later, I draw another one after a conversation with my husband about our daughter’s hair. And people liked it too. So started a webcomic.”

And that’s lucky for us, because these are hilarious.

1. Sometimes, being a mom of one and being married means you’re actually a mom of two.

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2. Stockholm syndrom, yes, indeed.

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3. We didn’t raise you like this, child.

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4. Oh, so THAT’S what’s happening!

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5. Um, no thanks.

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6. You learn the hard way.

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7. Big girls be like…

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8. Those amazing baby locks.

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9. Well, she did move.

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10. Pigeons are not cartoon characters, they’re actually rats with wings.

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11. I kinda feel bad for the cat… but I know it feels more relaxed now.

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12. Justice for Sorbet!

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13. Great expectations.

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14. Oh, honey…

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15. We’re not scared baby, we just don’t want you to be scared.

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16. This is why our neighbors keep avoiding us.

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17. I wonder what that room looks like.

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18. Promises, promises…

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19. Of course not.

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20. Works every time.

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21. Family horrors.

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22. The ever-rewarding joys of parenting, right? RIGHT?

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23. A mom’s brain is full of many things… But not actor names and faces.

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24. That’s not a grasshopper.

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And don’t think that Ilya is the only one. We just wrote about another artist that deals with parenting the comic way.

Source: boredpanda

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