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.”