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The funniest parenting fails from NYC families (July 16)

Sometimes, we're bad moms and dads, okay? Laugh now and deny it later

"Frustrated with his LEGO creation, my 4-year-old threw up his hands and said "F*ck it." —Drew, Manhattan
"We were so eager to leave on our family vacation I forgot to pack my kids underwear." —Anna, Manhattan
"Brought home Thai food. Poop for days..." —Sage, Brooklyn
"We came home after our first overnight to find Grandma had been putting on our son's diaper backward." —Natalie, Queens
"We left our daughter's birthday party with arms full of presents. We got to the car and saw the birthday girl running after us in tears: We fogot her!" —Janie, Brooklyn
"Forgot it was a half day at school, and flew out of my office, only to get stuck on the A train underground." —Vivian, Brooklyn 
"I gave my daughter privacy to do business on her own. She pooped ON THE FLOOR." —Kristina, Staten Island
"We left the beach without my son's favorite digger and dinosaur." —Wynn, Brooklyn
"We were painting my daughter's toenails. In the time it took me to turn around and feed my baby, she'd painted the dog's nails...badly." —Marlena, Queens

Between idyllic trips to NYC's 25 best playgrounds in New York City, exploring amazing museum exhibits for kids and enjoying family lunches at your favorite family restaurants, life can be less than picture-perfect. Let's be real-even the best moms and dads make a mistake now and then! See our favorite funny fails from parents around the city.