The Life Of A New Parent Is Perfectly Summed Up In This Hilarious Shopping Receipt

Brilliantly tragic.

Having a baby is a bit like falling in love. You can't sleep, feel sick all the time, are constantly thinking about someone else and indulging in red wine before bed becomes daily routine.

But that's where the metaphor ends, because the next thing is sex and then sleep and, well, lol.

One new parent shared a photo of their typical shopping list and it rang true with over 30,000 parents, who've liked and shared the image:

Nappies, doughnuts and red wine. It's what dreams are made of. Until the little ***** wakes up again.

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