Having a baby is a life-changing experience, but you know what's even more life-changing? Having subsequent babies after your first!
At some point in the life of your bouncing bungle do joy, you come to the conclusion that, 'they need a sibling'. It might be something you were programmed to believe from your own upbringing, or it might be the pressures of everyone around you, but either way, a majority of people will go on to have more than one child.
As a result, you may double or even triple the utter chaos in your household. It's craziness and mayhem, and it's the catalyst for some pretty funny tweets.
Check out our fav 'raising siblings' tweets below!
When a kid asks a sibling to play a game of tag, they're basically asking if their sibling wants to take a jog that ends in a fight.— The ParentNormal (@ParentNormal) March 9, 2017
No one is as obnoxiously well-behaved as a child whose sibling is getting yelled at.— Henpecked Hal (@HenpeckedHal) July 27, 2020
Hell hath no fury like a child whose sibling touched the automatic door opener button before they did.— Jessie (@mommajessiec) March 14, 2018
I see it— MomTransparenting (@momtransparent1) January 22, 2020
I like it
I want it
I got it
- my kids whenever they see a toy that belongs to their sibling
Nobody has a better bedside manner than a kid who’s trying to get their sibling they just punched to stop crying before their parents hear.— Arianna Bradford (@TheNYAMProject) April 25, 2020
Overheard in my house: "I'll give you thirteen dollars to stop being my sibling."— 〰 Just Linda 〰 (@LindaInDisguise) August 11, 2018
8: I’m bored— MumInBits (@MumInBits) August 5, 2020
Me: play with your brother or sister
8: don’t want to
Me: ok we spent thousands of pounds on fertility treatments to get them for you so you need to fucking play with them
What I said: "Don't kick your sister in the back"— James Breakwell, Exploding Unicorn (@XplodingUnicorn) May 29, 2016
What I meant: "Don't kick your sister"
What she heard: "Kick your sister someplace else"
Asking your child to go get their sibling for dinner is just asking them to stand next to you and scream their sibling's name.— Abe Yospe (@Cheeseboy22) June 27, 2018
Today’s breakfast:— Stephanie Ortiz (@Six_Pack_Mom) November 14, 2017
I'll have an order of a missing shoe, with a side of child crying because her sibling won't stop singing.
If I could just go ahead and get a prescription for the toddler licking the floor that’d save me another trip here next week.— Maryfairyboberry🧚🏻♀️ (@maryfairybobrry) February 4, 2020
-Me at the doctors office with multiple kids.
"STOP TELLING YOUR BROTHER THAT HE DOESN'T HAVE RHINO POWERS!!" is something that I never knew I'd be yelling this often.— ReasonsMySonIsCrying (@ReasonsMySonCry) June 17, 2014
The dream is sleeping in on Sunday, the reality is the sibling rivalry cage match happening in the living room needs a referee.— Simon Holland (@simoncholland) November 15, 2015
Me: Hey bud, you want to read a book?— A Bearer Of Dad News ✊🏾 (@HomeWithPeanut) July 10, 2019
Me: Do a puzzle?
Me: Okay well I have to put your brother down for a nap. Just be quiet please.
3: [Leads a marching band through living room while on parade float]