1. This parent is definitely happy the days of sidewalk chalk are coming to an end:
2. This parent will be happy their dog will be left alone during the day:
3.This parent has got to be thanking their lucky stars they won't have to bring their kid on mid-week errands:
4. This parent is definitely relieved their little prankster's heading back to school:
5.Ditto for this parent, whose kid's prank got a little too hardcore:
6.These parents will finally get some alone time without their kid busting in:
7.This parent will only have to worry about sleepovers — and demon summoning — on weekends now:
8.And this parent won't have to worry about foreign objects in the coffee she sips during meetings:
9.This parent will be able to enjoy their morning donut without their kid licking off the frosting:
10.This parent can once again send emails that actually make sense:
It's very cute letting my toddler snuggle up next to me on the couch and play with his cars while I send emails...until he throws a truck at the keyboard and I've just sent a blank email to an editor with the subject line "Submission: OUR DIKL"
11.And this parent will hopefully avoid, er...explicit work emails:
My 9yo son took my iphone and in <5 min sent high rez close up shots of my dog's clenched sphincter to the following: my mom, my biz partner, wife, guy I went to grad school with in 2000, HSBC, my accountant, San Diego Blood Bank, and Shake Shack's text bot.
12.This parent will be relieved to have their office to themselves during the day:
13. This parent is likely relieved that all their summery plants will no longer end up in the toilet:
14. This parent will finally get some ice cream to themselves:
15.I'm sure this parent is relieved to be able to keep their floors spill-free (at least during school hours):
16.The parent of this kid is probably psyched to be able to avoid air travel for a bit:
17.And the parents of this kid are definitely happy to avoid road trips for a bit:
18.This parent is likely also relieved to not have any trips for a while:
Trusted my kid to pack for the trip herself and she brought zero underwear and two kaleidoscopes.
19.Along with this parent:
4 year old is livid because she thought we were travelling by FAIRY.. not FERRY 😬