Parenting is a scary and unpredictable journey because no matter how much you try to prepare yourself through reading or speaking to others, majority of it will just be learned through trial and error! Each baby is different, each parent is different, and each time and place are different, so unfortunately there are few universal truths and constants about parenting! We do know that babies cry and poop a lot, require a lot of love and attention, need to eat and sleep a lot, and that's pretty much it!
Parents on Reddit where asked to share the best parenting lessons they have learned on their journey through parenthood that were missed in all the books. We have collected some of the best ones to share with you. Here are 10 lessons parents have learned along the way.