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Artist Illustrates What It’s Like To Be A Mother And The Struggles Are Too Real

  • By Asad Tipu
  • October 21, 2017
  • 4 minutes read

French artist drew comics about the hardest job in the world.

No, I don’t mean being a firefighter, president, or astronaut. Those jobs come with a social status, and financial rewards almost immediately. I’m talking about, of course, is motherhood. You give up sleep, and small luxuries you’ve taken for granted, and become responsible for an entire other human being.

Nathalie Jomard is a French artist with a knack for being able to accurately depict what being a mom is really like. It’s an eyeopening experience for anyone who thought motherhood was easy.

More info: nathaliejomard.com | Instagram

#1 You take help anywhere you can find it.

#2 Exhaustion is a timeless fact.

#3 You swell up like a balloon during pregnancy.

#4 Going to beach means all kinds of protection.

#5 Breastfeeding is one hell of an experience.

#6 Dead pets are nightmare.

#7 Changing a diaper is like handling radioactive waste.

#8 You’re both frustrated during meal times.

#8 Everything is a toy, and toys belong in the toilet, apparently.

#9 You can’t even work after the child is asleep because you’re too tired by then.

#10 Convincing them to eat their greens is harder than you thought.

#11 It’s difficult to establish authority.

#12 Dinner time is synonymous with messy time.

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