Did I really just use the word Momedy? Yes, yes, I did.
Comedy aimed at moms is pretty hit or miss.Â My sense of humor jives least with the over-the-top, trying-too-hard style.
You know, a toned woman, pulling her hair out and grimacing while three kids hang from her chandelier in the background. It’s not that it’s not funny, we’ve just seen it already.
I am a fan of Average Parent Problems on Instagram, created by Mommy Shorts blogger Ilana Wiles. It’s a combination of her own shots and fan submissions, all captioned with Ilana’s consistent, minimalist voice. Here are a few examples of what’s in her feed:
Ilana’s book, The Mommy Shorts Guide to Remarkably Average Parenting is available on Amazon (pre-order/affiliate link). It looks like a perfect gift for your friend, The World’s Okayest Mom.