Parents, tell me is this basically sums up your life right now: there’s nowhere to run and nowhere to hide and you and your kiddos are driving each other up the wall…and you’re considering altering your appearance and making a run for the border to e

Okay, maybe not that last part, but I’m willing to bet that this whole shutdown is making things a little bit tense around the house. How else could it possibly be when you’re around each other pretty much 24/7, am I right?

And if you DON’T have kids yet but you want them, just take a look at these tweets from parents before you take the plunge.

That’s all we’re saying…

Let’s get started…

1. What a cute kid.

Actually…on second thought…

2. I have a splitting headache!

How many times have you heard this?

3. Funny how that works.

But it always ends up that way.

4. You can’t win!

You’re always worrying, one way or the other…


5. It’s a miracle!

But it’ll be one of your kids soon enough…

6. These are the top three.

Which one do you fear the most?

7. Not a productive summer…

If we’re being honest…

8. Let’s go over the plan.

Do you really think they’re this organized?

9. Pretty much.

Better than no tan at all, I guess.

10. This is a tricky one.

What do YOU think?

11. This is very important.

Now you better have a good explanation ready.

12. Oh, no!

Let’s hope it’s Option A.

13. Watch your language.

You know they’re gonna pick up on everything you say.

14. What kind of parent are you?

You should learn from the best.

Now we want to hear from you!

In the comments, tell us how your kids have been behaving during this crazy time.

We can’t wait to hear what you have to say! Thanks in advance!