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These Tattooed Moms And Dads Will Totally Defy Your Idea Of What A Good Parent Looks Like

Tattoos are a beautiful form of self-expression. It’s a real shame, therefore, that tattooed people should have to suffer more than their fair share of society’s disdain. Tattooed parents, in particular, have it worse. With so many stereotypes associated with body art, their parenting is often unfairly questioned.

These beautiful photos prove that inked parents are just like other moms and dads — they really, really, REALLY love their kids.


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Often, so much so that they literally wear their hearts on their sleeves…


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…and make no secret of their devotion.


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From the time of conception…


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…to the moment of birth.


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They make strong and protective parents.


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And yet they don’t scrimp on affection.

…and they are so much fun.

They teach.

They play.


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They tickle.


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They shower their kids with kisses.


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In short, they do all sorts of things for their children, just like any other parent would.

The only real difference is their style, which may be just a tad unconventional.


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Sometimes, maybe even a little over-the-top.


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Which is actually pretty awesome.


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Unfortunately, not everyone will approve.


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But really, who cares?


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The fact of the matter is that the lives of these kids will be so much more colorful.


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And just as full of love.


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Because tattooed parents rock.


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