If Mommying Was a Regular Job, This Is What It Would Be Like

If Mommying Was a Regular Job, This Is What It Would Be Like

They say being a mom is the toughest job in the world. Let’s imagine for a moment that mommying is an actual paying job. So, what would the job description be? What would be the perks and hardships? Let’s take a closer look…

Before you read this, here’s a disclaimer – If you’re not a mom yet but planning to have a baby, this job description is going to intimidate you! But as veteran moms will tell you, parenting has multiple rewards, most of them not apparent or immediate. But the joys of raising your little one overpower the challenges of this tremendously difficult job profile…

1. If you’re working as a mom, there will be a lot of multitasking on a daily basis.

multitasking on a daily basis
Source: Tribune

2. You will have to face a lot of challenging situations like this.

You will have to face a lot of challenging situations
Source: The Social Crat

3. And this.

And this.
Source: The Social Crat

4. Of course, you will have to do it all by yourself.

Of course, you will have to do it all by yourself.
Source: Parents Shouldn’t Text

5. You must be prepared to be embarrassed in public…

You must be prepared to be embarrassed in public
Source: The Social Crat

6. …and have an eye for seeing things differently.

eye for seeing things differently
Source: Double The Batch

7. There will be no shortage of disgusting tasks.

There will be no shortage of disgusting tasks
Source: Double The Batch

8. Loads of patience will be required when dealing with kids.

Loads of patience will be required when dealing with kids.
Source: Perfection Pending

9. After all, there will be a lot of tantrums along the way.

lot of tantrums
Source: Viral GIFs

10. It is essential to be an expert at conflict resolution.

 It is essential to be an expert at conflict resolution.
Source: Buzzfeed

11. You will have to work 24/7.

You will have to work 24/7.
Source: Redbook

12. So you will be too busy to have a social life.

So you will be too busy to have a social life.
Source: Giphy

13. Obviously, there will be no such thing as ‘me time’ either.

Obviously, there will be no such thing as 'me time' either.
Source: Mashable

14. And you can say goodbye to privacy.

And you can say goodbye to privacy.
Source: The Little Things

15. Precious or expensive items might be damaged…

Precious or expensive items might be damaged
Source: Awesome Inventions

16. Or forever lost.

Or forever lost.
Source: The Poke

17. Despite all that you do and tolerate, you will receive little to no appreciation.

Despite all that you do and tolerate, you will receive little to no appreciation.
Source: Lifehack

18. Finally, just when you think you can sleep peacefully…

sleep peacefully
Source: ViralGIFs

19. You will be woken up at any time!

You will be woken up at any time!
Source: Lifehack

Phew! It really does sound like the toughest job in the world! Yet moms do it everyday without complaining, and without any expectations. Hats off to you moms!