The Realest Parenting Moments From Cardi B

The rapper gave birth to her daughter, Kulture, in July.
The rapper welcomed a baby girl in July.
The rapper welcomed a baby girl in July.

Cardi B appears to have embraced the good, bad and ugly sides of parenthood.

The rapper, who welcomed a baby girl named Kulture in July, has opened up about her experiences as a mom on social media, in interviews and even while accepting awards.

In honor of her 26th birthday on Thursday, here are some of Cardi B’s realest parenting moments:

When She Empathized With All The Exhausted Parents Out There

When She Got Real About Her Cosmetic Priorities

When She Nailed The Discomfort Of Pregnancy

When She Summed Up Postpartum Emotions

When She Was Hilariously Honest About Baby Registries

When She Captured The Sheer Love Of Parenthood

When She Thanked Her Village

When She Took Time For Herself And Her Baby

When She Lamented Her Unborn Daughter’s Fake-Outs

When She Opened Up About Her First Weeks As A Mom

When She Stood Up For Working Moms

“It just really bothers me and it disgusts me because I see a lot of women online like, ‘Oh I feel sorry for you, oh your career is over,’” she told the radio show “The Breakfast Club.” “As a woman, why can’t I have both? Why do I gotta choose a career or a baby? Like, why can’t I have both? I want both.”

When She Thanked Her Daughter For Giving Her Strength

When She Described The Life-Changing Effect Of Motherhood