How is it possible to have seven Tupperware containers and no lids? Find the answer to this and eight other unexplainable mysteries of parenthood…
As parents, there are some things that cannot be explained. These every day mysteries can leave you confused, exhausted and baffled. The world is a bewildering place and these every day parenting mysteries just go to show that crazy things happen right in front of our eyes.
7. The biscuit break
The problem: You get five minutes of peace and quiet when the kids are watching television in the other room. You sneak into the pantry with a piece of chocolate and hide. They find you. They demand your chocolate. They eat it.
The theory: Children, like dogs, have a keen sense of smell towards anything you enjoy.