17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor

It is great when you can deal with difficulties with a sense of humor and it is even better when you can draw. Artist Anastasiya Lykova got lucky: she has a son and she knows for a fact how entertaining, and sometimes difficult, parenting can be. And Anastasiya creates cool pictures about the situations that every mother can relate to.

We at Bright Side have already seen her work and we want them to improve your mood too.

“I was so happy when I had my son that I completely forgot about the torture I went through during labor.”17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor
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“Important: This is only temporary. My hair is great now.”17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor
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“I’ve seen mothers do ab exercises with their babies. My attempts at doing sports end like this.”17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor
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“Some days are like this.”17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor
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“If you see a person with a bright sticker on their body, this person probably has children who are going through the sticker period.”17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor
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“If my son wakes up while I’m cooking, the kitchen turns into a mess: the food gets burned and I just can’t handle it.”17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor
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“Who needs exercise when you have a child?”17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor
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“This is what grandmothers do.”17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor
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“I compared my bicep with my friend’s the other day… She won. She has 2 kids.”17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor
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“What’s next?”17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor
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“I still rock my baby. He will only sleep in my hands.”17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor
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“I can’t get back to driving because my son, apparently, hates being in the car.”17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor
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“I have a lot of experience in parenthood, relationships, and household management. I practiced in The Sims!”17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor
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“When will he talk?”17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor
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“Children love imitating. My son is the same — he saw me and my mother doing makeup and he decided he needed some too.”17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor
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“Instead of a cute baby, a huge green monster can appear in a matter of seconds.”17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor
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“I spend time looking at other mother’s pages… and I have no idea how they do that.”17 Honest Pictures From an Artist That Treats the Hard Parts of Motherhood With Humor
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Mothers, do you find these situations familiar? Did you recognize yourself in any of them?