21 tired parents who just want summer to be over

You're not the only one.

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  • We're about halfway through summer, and while you're probably having a blast spending quality time with your kiddos ... they can be a (total) handful.

  • For a lot of parents, summer comes without a schedule. There are constant popsicle drips and sidewalk chalk stains to clean. You have to deal with sunscreen and days at the park. Oh, and the kids can get a little crazy. And maybe, just maybe, you occasionally wish summer would come to an end and they would just go back to school.

  • Sound familiar? These 21 parents know exactly where you're coming from:

  • 1. At least she's taking a nap

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  • 2. You've probably cleaned up the same mess 1,000 times

  • 3. Pants were too much to handle today

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  • 4. The never-ending cycle

  • 5. It's only 10 am and they're already fighting

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  • 6. Sound familiar?

  • 7. All. Day. Long

  • 8. The summer of slime

  • A sad but true story #dontbringthatinmyhouseagain #kidsaretheworst

    A post shared by Meredith Hernandez (@doesthismatch) on

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  • 9. Seems like a valid solution

  • 10. So much for taking turns when it comes to "mommy time"

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  • 11. You gave them a fair warning

  • 12. Of course

  • 13. It sounded like a good idea at the time

  • 14. Not the worst idea

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  • 15. Isn't syrup its own food group?

  • 16. They had the right idea

  • 17. Don't we all live for free Slurpee day?

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  • 18. Oops

  • When cutting your own hair doesn't go as planned 🤦🏻‍♀️ #momproblems #toomuchfun #summer17 #kidsgonewild #fail #haircut

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  • 19. She was probably hungry as soon as they left the restaurant

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  • Ha ha!#funnymemes #hilarious #icant #truth #momlife #kidsgonewild

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  • 20. Why do they feel the need to change 12 times a day?

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  • 21. But, you'll miss them once school starts

  • Don't worry. Soon, summer will be over and you'll wish you could have had time for one more slip-n-slide or day at the pool before school started. But until then, good luck!

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Lindsey loves traveling and shopping, and her favorite place in the whole world is Disneyland. She also loves spending time with her family and cute husband. She is studying Professional and Technical Writing and is part of the content team for FamilyShare.

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