Halloween is up there as many kids’ favorite holiday. It has the potential to beat out birthdays, Thanksgiving, Fourth of July and for my kids, even Christmas. Well, that might be because my kids are Jewish, but you get my point. Halloween is a big deal to kids!
But for parents? It’s a lot of work.
There’s costumes and candy and trying your hardest to get the perfect photo of your adorable brood all together. I mean, if they don’t stand still for the photo, did the impeccably coordinated homemade Stranger Things costume even happen? Not according to Instagram!
Here are 22 Halloween Problems that Only Parents Will Understand:
1) Pre-Halloween Problems
2) Pumpkin Carving Problems
3) Standing Still Problems
4) Preparation Problems
5) Pumpkin Painting Problems
6) Family Costume Problems
7) Napping Problems
8) Dad Prop Problems
9) Costume Rejection Problems
10) New Parent Problems
11) Global Warming Problems
12) Halloween Decor Problems
13) Parade Problems
14) Getting Into Character Problems
15) Getting Out of Character Problems
16) Scared Shitless Problems
17) Mobility Problems
18) Comfort Problems
19) Getting Into the Spirit Problems
20) Trick or Treating Problems
21) Too Much Sugar Problems
22) Post Halloween Problems
Please post all your Halloween problems to #averageparentproblems on Instagram. For more Average Parent Problems, follow @averageparentproblems on Instagram.
https://www.buzzfeed.com/morganshanahan/this-is-what-its-actually-like-to-be-a-parent-on-halloween?bfsource=bbf_enus&utm_term=.piQ1vWx9R#.onOAdMrqe – glad to see your instagram account getting the attention it deserves, but wish that they had linked to your site directly!
JK – found the link…I take back my previous comment 😀