Babies are the only beings that can garner ooohs and aaahswithout doing anything special. And although they are pretty adorable, they are also incredibly disgusting. It's just a trait that is often skipped over in the pregnancy books and parental stories. But there are plenty of gross things babies do in their first year on earth that'll make you want to saw "eww" rather than "oooh."
In between the smiles and babbles, there is some nasty stuff happening. It's just that no one posts about this kind of stuff on social media. Because it is that horrible and horrifying. And yes, even the cutest most beautiful babies do them too.
Whether you're planning on having a baby, are currently pregnant, or in the throws of first time motherhood, consider this a word of warning. What you're about to read is the reality check no one is probably giving you. Of course, the nastier side of babies shouldn't take away from all their amazing traits. But it helps if you can mentally prepare for what you're about to witness.
Here are nine gross things a baby does in their first year of life, even though they're the cutest things ever.