Contrary to what Instagram may have you believe, putting together a picture-perfect holiday card is not easy.
It takes effort to get a good photo when you’re dealing with uncooperative siblings, crying babies and excitable pets. And sometimes there’s the unexpected photobomb.
Fortunately, this tradition provides some truly hilarious outtakes. We asked the HuffPost Parents Facebook community to share their funniest holiday card photo outtakes. Keep scrolling for 23 gems.