Working Mom’s Brutally Honest Comics Nail Parents’ Unspoken Thoughts

The realities of parenthood are difficult to put into words, but sometimes the right image says it all. This working mom’s comics are poignant, emotional and sometimes hysterically relatable. Highlighting the good, the ugly and everything in between, the Aussie mama knows exactly how to illustrate what we’re feeling through this journey.

According to her website, the artist, Paula Kuka, said she initially started making the comics to help her survive the “wild and hazy days” of being a mom of two. It started out as simply being a therapeutic release before proving to be relatable to parents on a much larger scale.

Her comics touch on mom guilt, parenting woes and the reality of missing our kids whenever they just leave the room. Here are a few of our favorites: