25 Best Things About Being a Mom


Since becoming a mother almost 2 years ago, I was amazed to discover so many things about the world. Some (not all on this list) things that only Moms can understand/appreciate, because clearly I had no clue just 2 short years ago.
I'll keep updating this post because our kids continue to grow and we continue to grow as Moms (oh and I keep discovering more hilarious truisms).

So, without further ado, I present you with the 25 Best Things About Being a Mom - through animated GIFs.

1. Hugs!



2. When Your Kids Behave



3. Grandparents



4. Couponing



5. Teething


6. Date Night


7. Target Shopping By Yourself


8.  Playing Catch 



9. When Only Mommy Will Do



10. Getting Hand-me-downs





 11. The 15 Minutes After Bedtime


12. First 6 Weeks of Being a Mom



 13. Public Tantrums


14. Getting Advice From Other Moms


15. Saying No



 16. Finding Leftover Snacks in My Purse


17. When Someone Offers to Babysit


18. When Toddlers Want to Assert Their Independence



19. Trips to Toys R US


20. When Your Kid Breaks Something Outside of Your House



 21. Taking Your Toddler to a Restaurant


22. Leaving the Room When Baby Falls Asleep


23. A 3 Hour Nap (Yeah Right!)



 24. Meeting Other Moms for Wine (Take me with you!)


25. Mom Arms.

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