Parents

13 Comics That Nail The Reality Of Parenting In Summer

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07/19/2016 09:00am ET

Summer is the season of family vacations, beach outings and the endless reapplication of sunscreen, all of which can lead to trying times for parents.

From beach disasters to the fear of pee-filled swimming pools, the season presents both a distinctly frustrating challenge and a source of humor.

We’ve rounded up 13 hilarious and too-real comics that capture what summer is really like for parents.

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<a href="http://scienceofparenthood.com/" target="_blank" data-ylk="subsec:paragraph;itc:0;cpos:__RAPID_INDEX__;pos:__RAPID_SUBINDEX__;elm:context_link">Science of Parenthood</a>
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<a href="http://momcomic.com/2015/05/swimming-lessons/" target="_blank" data-ylk="subsec:paragraph;itc:0;cpos:__RAPID_INDEX__;pos:__RAPID_SUBINDEX__;elm:context_link">Mom Comic</a>
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<a href="http://www.adriennehedger.com/" target="_blank" data-ylk="subsec:paragraph;itc:0;cpos:__RAPID_INDEX__;pos:__RAPID_SUBINDEX__;elm:context_link">Adrienne Hedger/Hedger Humor</a>
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<a href="http://scienceofparenthood.com/" target="_blank" data-ylk="subsec:paragraph;itc:0;cpos:__RAPID_INDEX__;pos:__RAPID_SUBINDEX__;elm:context_link">Science of Parenthood</a>
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<a href="http://www.adriennehedger.com/" target="_blank" data-ylk="subsec:paragraph;itc:0;cpos:__RAPID_INDEX__;pos:__RAPID_SUBINDEX__;elm:context_link">Adrienne Hedger/Hedger Humor</a>
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<a href="http://scienceofparenthood.com/" target="_blank" data-ylk="subsec:paragraph;itc:0;cpos:__RAPID_INDEX__;pos:__RAPID_SUBINDEX__;elm:context_link">Science of Parenthood</a>
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<a href="http://www.lunarbaboon.com/comics/nice.html" target="_blank" data-ylk="subsec:paragraph;itc:0;cpos:__RAPID_INDEX__;pos:__RAPID_SUBINDEX__;elm:context_link">LunarBaboon/Chris Grady</a>
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<a href="http://scienceofparenthood.com/" target="_blank" data-ylk="subsec:paragraph;itc:0;cpos:__RAPID_INDEX__;pos:__RAPID_SUBINDEX__;elm:context_link">Science of Parenthood</a>
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<a href="http://www.adriennehedger.com/" target="_blank" data-ylk="subsec:paragraph;itc:0;cpos:__RAPID_INDEX__;pos:__RAPID_SUBINDEX__;elm:context_link">Adrienne Hedger/Hedger Humor</a>
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<a href="http://unearthedcomics.com/comics/summer-scheduling/" target="_blank" data-ylk="subsec:paragraph;itc:0;cpos:__RAPID_INDEX__;pos:__RAPID_SUBINDEX__;elm:context_link">Unearthed Comics</a>
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<a href="http://www.fowllanguagecomics.com/" target="_blank" data-ylk="subsec:paragraph;itc:0;cpos:__RAPID_INDEX__;pos:__RAPID_SUBINDEX__;elm:context_link">Fowl Language Comics</a>
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<a href="http://www.adriennehedger.com/" target="_blank" data-ylk="subsec:paragraph;itc:0;cpos:__RAPID_INDEX__;pos:__RAPID_SUBINDEX__;elm:context_link">Adrienne Hedger/Hedger Humor</a>
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<a href="http://scienceofparenthood.com/" target="_blank" data-ylk="subsec:paragraph;itc:0;cpos:__RAPID_INDEX__;pos:__RAPID_SUBINDEX__;elm:context_link">Science of Parenthood</a>
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