PARENTS

Why We Love Our Kids' Aunties

08/18/2015 01:57 EDT | Updated 08/18/2015 01:59 EDT
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One of the best parts of being a parent is watching our kids develop relationships with family and friends. And we have to say, one of the most special bonds is with their aunties. In praise of all the amazing aunts out there, we looked to Instagram for all the reasons why aunties are wonderful.

They are just so cool.


#inspiration #auntie #loveher #spiritofthebulls 💗 @sugabell.420

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They have the patience to teach our kids.


growing up to be like his auntie 👌🎶 #baby #cute #piano #music #auntie #love

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They're there from the beginning.

New nephew! Little Alex 👶🏼 born at 11:32am weighed 6lb 3oz #baby #nephew #Alex #tiny #auntie #babyboy

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They are our kids' biggest cheerleaders.


They'll sit in the backseat.



Free babysitting!


They help with everything.

Soooo broody😍💙 #nephew #harry #newborn #baby #4daysold #auntie #lunchtime #myworld 👶🏼🌍

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They spoil them with shopping and the best gifts.

Life is good when they are here and it's hard to say goodbye ... Love these two little princesses ... #happytimes #princess #auntie #love #always

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They take them to fun places.

Day 2! #epcot #auntie #disney

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They spend time with them.




They're there for the important days.

#auntie Freedom got to see them off today for #firstdayofschool!!

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And the little moments.



Most importantly, all the love.

Love in a nutshell ☺️ #Jaxon #Auntie #Love

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