“Pregnancy and parenthood is an amazing time. It’s fun, it’s bright, it’s like a paradise,” this is what most people that have no idea about parenthood think. But mothers know better. Mothers know that it can be hard and challenging at times. And they can really appreciate these true illustrations that show the most humorous side of their new life.

Enlighten has collected our favorite pictures by the talented Nathalie Jomard so we can have a good laugh together with our readers.

“Honey, please tell me that I’m wearing my pants.”

Nathalie JomardThere are still a lot of sweet moments.

Nathalie Jomard“Baby Manual”

Nathalie JomardMultitasking becomes an everyday thing.

Nathalie Jomard“100 Ways to Change a Diaper”

Nathalie Jomard

When you make a wish on Mother’s Day:

“On Mother’s Day, I would like to go to the bathroom alone.”

Nathalie JomardBook title: “Authority, How Does It Work?”

Nathalie Jomard“Oh, Mom! You’re so beautiful this morning!”

Nathalie Jomard“Jean Moulin School”


Nathalie Jomard“No, he’s not dead. He’s just resting… forever.”

Nathalie Jomard“It’s all a matter of perspective…”

Nathalie Jomard“Don’t worry, Fishy, this paint contains water.”

Nathalie JomardAll sorts of awkward things can happen.

<-32">Nathalie Jomard“Honey, I’m pregnant.”

<-35">Nathalie JomardBut this smile is still worth it all.

Nathalie Jomard

Which pictures did you find the closest to the truth? Tell us in the comment section below!