Hilarious Tweets Big Families Understand
When you grow up in a big family, you gain a certain perspective on life. You’re used to having plenty of people around, you’re accustomed to crazy family dynamics, and you know that you don’t mess around when there’s food or you may end up missing a meal. But most importantly, you know that it’s necessary to have a great sense of humor. You need to be willing to laugh at all the eccentricities that life with lots of family members may offer.
Plenty of people in big families share so many funny experiences growing up and throughout their lives. And these hilarious tweets do an amazing job of encapsulating all those experiences and so much more. So if you grew up in a big family — or were envious of someone who did — take a little break to enjoy these funny tweets that remind you just how much fun life is with more people around.
You Never Know Who’s Who
There’s probably a lot of neutral “Hey, you” phrases being said at these reunions.
You Get More Confused When New Family Members Come Along
Congrats on the new cousin? Second cousin? Niece?
Even Those Who Know You the Best Have a Hard Time Remembering You
If you’re one of the first three names guessed, it’s a good day.
You’re Too Often Introduced to Family Members You Never Knew Existed
You have to be extra nice to everybody since the odds are good that they might be related to you.
You Have to Fight for Space on Family Greeting Cards
Last, but not least!
Netflix Doesn’t Always Accommodate Your Family’s Needs
You either need to upgrade or be the first to stream next time.
Even Bringing Home Treats Can Be Complicated
That’s quite a McFlurry of travel carriers.
You Have to Get Creative When It Comes to Seating
They say families get closer when you eat together … or on top of each other.
The Most Coveted Silverware Can Be Difficult to Find
Time to invest in some sporks.
Your Contact List Is Taken Over by Only a Few Last Names
Click anywhere in this area of your contacts, and you’ll be calling a family member for sure.
The Holidays Get Really Expensive
You have to save up all year just to survive the holidays.
Cooking Gets Complicated
Better pay attention in math class if you hope to cook for those big family get-togethers!
Finding Hotels Big Enough for Your Huge Numbers Can Be Tough
You quickly get used to sleeping on couches and roller beds.
Everything You Have Is Shared ...
… Even the most personal stuff.