Anyone with kids will know, it can be hard to accept that they are growing up and don't need you anymore. Some parents never really do accept it, and continue to leave cute reminders of their love and desire to nurture well into adulthood!

While the 'kids' on the receiving end of this coddling might be mortified by their parents behavior, we here at Bored Panda think it's hilarious and adorable, and so we have compiled a lovely list of funny examples. Scroll down to check it out for yourself, and let us know what you think in the comments!

#1

So For My B-Day My Mom Made Matching Ties For Me And My Cat

So For My B-Day My Mom Made Matching Ties For Me And My Cat

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Akinwale
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3 years ago

And The cat smiled

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#2

34-Years-Old Married Father Of 3 And Sometimes My Mom Sneaks In My Office Building And Leaves Me A Surprise. In Order To Get In My Office She Has To Get A Security Card From The Front Desk Guard And Take The Elevator 3 Floors

34-Years-Old Married Father Of 3 And Sometimes My Mom Sneaks In My Office Building And Leaves Me A Surprise. In Order To Get In My Office She Has To Get A Security Card From The Front Desk Guard And Take The Elevator 3 Floors

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Nash Nopper
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3 years ago

so sweet <3

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#3

My Mother Comes In And Says, "Bought This 20 Years Ago, Totally Forgot About It..... Here"

My Mother Comes In And Says, "Bought This 20 Years Ago, Totally Forgot About It..... Here"

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stellermatt
Community Member
3 years ago

holy forgotten presents!

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#4

I Am Lucky To Have A Korean Mother, Otherwise I Would Be So Dirty

I Am Lucky To Have A Korean Mother, Otherwise I Would Be So Dirty

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stellermatt
Community Member
3 years ago

you kow she has a mini hoover to clean that one too..

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#5

My Dad Sneaky Sneaks Money Around My House Whenever He Visits

My Dad Sneaky Sneaks Money Around My House Whenever He Visits

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Hans
Community Member
3 years ago

That is actually quite adorable.

Alina Araya
Community Member
1 year ago

and convinient

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Janine B.
Community Member
3 years ago

Does your dad still adopt? :D

Jacqui Baker
Community Member
3 years ago

My grandma used to do this. She would hide money in my car after i took her grocery shopping. She once stuffed a $100 bill into my bra at a chemist because she thought i would be too embarrassed to take it out in public. She was right but i still managed to sneak it back into her purse when i got her home.

jamie1707
Community Member
3 years ago

My Dad did that. A lot. He's been gone some 12 years and I'm still finding the odd $20 bill.

the_potato
Community Member
3 years ago

can we swap? whenever i ask for money i get a lecture.

Vicky Zar
Community Member
3 years ago

Maybe they get it because they DO NOT ASK for it!?

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Alia Ris
Community Member
3 years ago

Absolutely okay with this.

criminalgirl
Community Member
3 years ago

Loving Dad.

Randy Inbred
Community Member
3 years ago

This is nice. I bet your dad thinks this is really funny too - Real dad sense of humour!

Kelly Horrigan
Community Member
3 years ago

LOL he must have fun doing this :)

Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

That is sweet!

Joyce Stewart
Community Member
3 years ago

Good father. He knows if he offered money his son would say no, but he knows his son does need it.

Crystal Merriman
Community Member
3 years ago

I wish you was my dad!😁

Traci Ramirez
Community Member
3 years ago

He is welcome in my house any time...

Jenny Lorenz
Community Member
3 years ago

he can visit my house too!

Coco!
Community Member
3 years ago

If only my dad wasn't so cheap...

Egle Matos
Community Member
3 years ago

I wish my father cared about me like that,

Justi
Community Member
3 years ago

I feel you. I wish my father cared about me at all :(

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Pamela Beaupre
Community Member
3 years ago

Can I have your father?

Layla Brown
Community Member
3 years ago

Does he adopt?

Coreen Kerr
Community Member
3 years ago

Do you think he could adopt me?? Pleeeze!!

Alex Craig
Community Member
3 years ago

I want to be adopted by your Dad. He is so sweet.

Shane Chang
Community Member
3 years ago

My address is....

Frankenfrog
Community Member
3 years ago

My parents still wants to give me money for food and amenities when I visit. I'm 34 and have a well paid job. I don't need the money.

Molly Block
Community Member
3 years ago

I remember these photos and the story about this awesome Dad from months ago. :-) Pssst, hey Dad, by now?-- um, the rate of inflation, er, you know..... those $20's have to be $50's by now. KThnxBai! <3 you dad!!

Belinda Nobles
Community Member
3 years ago

I wish!

Hazeldel Thompson
Community Member
2 years ago

I wish my dad would sneaky sneak money to me lol

Carolyn Woisard
Community Member
2 years ago

How sweet

Malicity D'Obscura
Community Member
3 years ago

Would he like to adopt an older daughter?

Eli Lynch
Community Member
3 years ago

Damn. All my Dad ever did was ask for money.

Sophia Cai
Community Member
3 years ago

The Lego man😂

Elisheva Ze'ev
Community Member
3 years ago

This is beyond cute.

Ruby & Meem
Community Member
3 years ago

Awww!! <3

Kandace Irin Boseren-Andou
Community Member
3 years ago

wish my papa do this to me hahaha

Bec Snyder
Community Member
3 years ago

What a sweet dad!

Viki Banaszak
Community Member
3 years ago

Awwww! I wish I had a dad like that!

Cici Snow
Community Member
3 years ago

My dad would steal money from me. You're lucky.

Helen Murphy
Community Member
3 years ago

can he pop round mine

Siddharth Rath
Community Member
3 years ago

Anyone seen Gabe gundacker's "You're my dad! Boogie woogie boogie!" vine? It quite relatable here

Mare Freed
Community Member
3 years ago

I wish someone would do that for me!

Jake Gerber
Community Member
3 years ago

Where did he hide the coke ? ( first pix )

Jake Gerber
Community Member
3 years ago

Where did he hide the coke ?

Stephanie Espinal
Community Member
3 years ago

Damn, can he be my dad too?!

Carol Smith
Community Member
3 years ago

Send him to my house!

Tamara Cooper
Community Member
3 years ago

So sweet!

Trisha Haskett
Community Member
3 years ago

I need this man in my life

Toni Tangents
Community Member
3 years ago

On my god! If only we all had parents that hid money for us every time they visited!!!!

Kshitij Desai
Community Member
3 years ago

id want him to visit me twice a day, everyday 😜

Erica Annie
Community Member
3 years ago

If I were the child, I'd be inviting my father over every single day. More visits equals more money!

Jessica Temple
Community Member
3 years ago

I would love him to visit me!

Mike Hendry
Community Member
3 years ago

Dude.

Julie Gantt
Community Member
3 years ago

Way to go dad!

Max L.
Community Member
3 years ago

Can I have his email, Ill send him my home address, where he will always be welcome

Laura Sherman
Community Member
3 years ago

how do I get my parents to do this lol.

Eduardo Marrero
Community Member
3 years ago

Can I be his son too?

Happiness is Hippo
Community Member
3 years ago

Ask your Dad if he'd like another daughter (me) :D

Aleksandra Kozłowska
Community Member
3 years ago

I wish any of my family does that

BusLady
Community Member
3 years ago

He could come visit me.

glowworm2
Community Member
3 years ago

This one is cute!

Amaranthim Talon
Community Member
3 years ago

Let me give your dad my addy...

Alyssa Szeles
Community Member
3 years ago

You gots 40 dollar bills

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#6

Today I Turned 28. My Mom Insisted On "Taking A Picture With The Balloon"

Today I Turned 28. My Mom Insisted On "Taking A Picture With The Balloon"

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Ellis
Community Member
3 years ago

It’s a cool picture. Happy birthday Wednesday Addams!

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#7

Mom Fixed Up A Knee Hole In My Pants. I'm 23, But I Love It

Mom Fixed Up A Knee Hole In My Pants. I'm 23, But I Love It

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Hans
Community Member
3 years ago

This could be the next fashion trend.

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#8

I Told My Mom I Was Really Sick Today, An Hour Later She Showed Up At My House With This. I'm 30

I Told My Mom I Was Really Sick Today, An Hour Later She Showed Up At My House With This. I'm 30

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Ellis
Community Member
3 years ago

That’s so sweet! (But wait, no home cooked soup?)

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#9

Moved To Paris This Summer. Recently, My Mother Sent Me The Winter Coat I Had Forgotten. Found This In The Pocket

Moved To Paris This Summer. Recently, My Mother Sent Me The Winter Coat I Had Forgotten. Found This In The Pocket

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Nash Nopper
Community Member
3 years ago

hahahahahhaa best one!

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#10

I Turned 31 Today And This Is The Cake My Mother Gave Me...

I Turned 31 Today And This Is The Cake My Mother Gave Me...

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stellermatt
Community Member
3 years ago

bit jealous if I'm honest

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#11

Dad Being Dad

Dad Being Dad

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Ladies and Gentlemen
Community Member
3 years ago

Dad jokes are best in world. Cracking, funny and full of love.

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#12

I Turn 21 Today And My Dad Posted This On His Facebook

I Turn 21 Today And My Dad Posted This On His Facebook

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Ellis
Community Member
3 years ago

LOVE IT!! And such a strong dad you have!

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#13

My Mom's Birthday Gift To Me This Year. I'm 29. She Obviously Wins At Motherhood

My Mom's Birthday Gift To Me This Year. I'm 29. She Obviously Wins At Motherhood

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Phoebe Bean
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3 years ago

Hobbes!!! I'd love to have it!!

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#14

My Parents Live 341 Miles Away And I Jokingly Asked My Dad To Order Pizza For Me. Look What Showed Up At My Door

My Parents Live 341 Miles Away And I Jokingly Asked My Dad To Order Pizza For Me. Look What Showed Up At My Door

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nanashi
Community Member
3 years ago

the cat is plotting to steal some

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#15

Thx Mom 4 The Onesie

Thx Mom 4 The Onesie

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Mihran' Hovnanian
Community Member
3 years ago

It was either the onesie or toilet-roll...

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#16

Even Though I'm 21, This Is What I Get When My Dad Makes Me Lunch

Even Though I'm 21, This Is What I Get When My Dad Makes Me Lunch

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Eliška Hůlková
Community Member
3 years ago

I don't know what you complain about, my parents were never so sweet.

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#17

My Mom Refuses To Send "Normal" Care Packages To My Dorm

My Mom Refuses To Send "Normal" Care Packages To My Dorm

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

It's cute!

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#18

I'm 22 And My Mom Got Me Lego's For Christmas. You're Damn Right I Built This And I Enjoyed Every Minute Of It

I'm 22 And My Mom Got Me Lego's For Christmas. You're Damn Right I Built This And I Enjoyed Every Minute Of It

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Random Panda
Community Member
3 years ago

My husband is 30 and we buy him Legos all the time.

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#19

There Were B**bs On-Screen, So My Mother Took Action. I Am A 22-Year-Old Gay Man

There Were B**bs On-Screen, So My Mother Took Action. I Am A 22-Year-Old Gay Man

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Hans
Community Member
3 years ago

This, in essence, is sad, despite the situational comedy.

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#20

I Moved Far From Home About 18 Months Ago For A Job And This Christmas Is The First Time I've Been Home Since I Left. Before I Came My Mother Asked What Kind Of Cereal I Wanted For The Week I'm Home. I Told Her Chex. I Found This In The Pantry

I Moved Far From Home About 18 Months Ago For A Job And This Christmas Is The First Time I've Been Home Since I Left. Before I Came My Mother Asked What Kind Of Cereal I Wanted For The Week I'm Home. I Told Her Chex. I Found This In The Pantry

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Jessica Stohr
Community Member
3 years ago

Aww! She must have missed you!

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#21

Dad's Method To Guarantee Responsible Driving

Dad's Method To Guarantee Responsible Driving

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Jessica Stohr
Community Member
3 years ago

Lol

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#22

When Mom Realizes It's Not Your First Shot

When Mom Realizes It's Not Your First Shot

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AnimalLoverSingerModel#1
Community Member
3 years ago

That face...

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#23

5 Years Later, Now 28-Years-Old... Parents Still Making Me Feel Like A Kid. Thanks Mom And Dad!

5 Years Later, Now 28-Years-Old... Parents Still Making Me Feel Like A Kid. Thanks Mom And Dad!

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Hans
Community Member
3 years ago

Gaming is not only for kids! (Fortunately!)

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#24

I'm Off To College. My Mom Handed Me This And Told Me This Is The Only Cup I Can Drink Beer/Alcohol Out Of

I'm Off To College. My Mom Handed Me This And Told Me This Is The Only Cup I Can Drink Beer/Alcohol Out Of

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SanchaTheSeeker
Community Member
3 years ago

Put a cup inside that cup.

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#25

My Mom Bought My Boyfriend And I "Back To School" Presents. We're Seniors In College

My Mom Bought My Boyfriend And I "Back To School" Presents. We're Seniors In College

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

Hey, you never know when you need a pen

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#26

My Mom Thinks I Am 5 Still

My Mom Thinks I Am 5 Still

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Randy Inbred
Community Member
3 years ago

No way. TMNT are for all ages!!

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#27

This Was My Parents Gift To Me This Year. I'm A 20-Year-Old Girl. Best Wrapping Paper Ever

This Was My Parents Gift To Me This Year. I'm A 20-Year-Old Girl. Best Wrapping Paper Ever

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Giulia Betke
Community Member
3 years ago

Hell yeah! Na na na na na na na na na na na na na na na na... BATMAN!

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#28

I Am 18 Years Old And My Mother Gave Me Instructions On How To Cut A Kiwi

I Am 18 Years Old And My Mother Gave Me Instructions On How To Cut A Kiwi

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stellermatt
Community Member
3 years ago

and here I was just smashing it in to my face all these years...

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#29

I'm Staying At My Parents Place For The Night. My Mom Prepared The Couch For Me. I'm 27

I'm Staying At My Parents Place For The Night. My Mom Prepared The Couch For Me. I'm 27

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

Mom's a Joker? LOL

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#30

When You're Not As Halal As Dad Though You Were. Happy Father's Day

When You're Not As Halal As Dad Though You Were. Happy Father's Day

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Sioux White
Community Member
3 years ago

But that is the alcohol free one

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#31

Adult Snacks

Adult Snacks

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Giulia Betke
Community Member
3 years ago

mmmm... toasted ghost poop over the fire

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#32

My Mom Was Really Concerned Her Dreams Would Come True

My Mom Was Really Concerned Her Dreams Would Come True

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Giulia Betke
Community Member
3 years ago

The daughters face is the best!

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#33

Throwback To When I Decided To Tell My Mom I Have A Boyfriend And Sh*t Hit The Fan

Throwback To When I Decided To Tell My Mom I Have A Boyfriend And Sh*t Hit The Fan

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Steve Bowman
Community Member
3 years ago

Your mom sure looks serious.

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#34

Had My Girlfriends Parents Over For Dinner For The First Time , Her Dad Wore This

Had My Girlfriends Parents Over For Dinner For The First Time , Her Dad Wore This

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Magpie
Community Member
3 years ago

Number 10 worries me, ............. A LOT

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#35

It Was My 24th Yesterday And My Mom Made Me This Cake In Celebration

It Was My 24th Yesterday And My Mom Made Me This Cake In Celebration

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Morgan
Community Member
3 years ago

She made it? She's talented

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#36

My French Mom Got Me These Boxers Because She Said She Knows I Love Camping

My French Mom Got Me These Boxers Because She Said She Knows I Love Camping

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Jessica Stohr
Community Member
3 years ago

Awkward lol

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#37

I'm Almost 40. My Mom Knitted This For Me For Christmas

I'm Almost 40. My Mom Knitted This For Me For Christmas

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Phoebe Bean
Community Member
3 years ago

It's....

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#38

I'm 24 And Do Not Live With My Parents And This Is What They Got Me

I'm 24 And Do Not Live With My Parents And This Is What They Got Me

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coin coin
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3 years ago

SWEDISH FISH

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#39

My Friend's Mom Sent These To Him In The Mail. He's In College

My Friend's Mom Sent These To Him In The Mail. He's In College

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Lord Beerus
Community Member
3 years ago

'let's ride cowboy' worries me

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#40

My Mom Got Me Legos For My Birthday. I'm 27. It's Party Time

My Mom Got Me Legos For My Birthday. I'm 27. It's Party Time

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Magpie
Community Member
3 years ago

I envy you. Lovely present. erm i'm grandparent age.

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#41

You've Got To Be Sure

You've Got To Be Sure

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Ellis
Community Member
3 years ago

I know (hope) this isnsupposed to be a joke, but geez, let your kid have some fun and explore the world

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#42

I'm 22 And My Mom Still Makes Me One Of These And Hides It Somewhere Around The House. Yes, That Is A Spiderman Kite And A Squirt Gun That I Fully Intent To Use

I'm 22 And My Mom Still Makes Me One Of These And Hides It Somewhere Around The House. Yes, That Is A Spiderman Kite And A Squirt Gun That I Fully Intent To Use

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Giulia Betke
Community Member
3 years ago

love the water gun!

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#43

My Parents Bought Me Food For My First Time In College. They Know Me Well

My Parents Bought Me Food For My First Time In College. They Know Me Well

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Giulia Betke
Community Member
3 years ago

Yumm... a day's supply of mac n cheese

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#44

I'm 23, Just Moved To NYC From Ohio, And Mom Missed Me, Sent An Easter Basket (Box)

I'm 23, Just Moved To NYC From Ohio, And Mom Missed Me, Sent An Easter Basket (Box)

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Giulia Betke
Community Member
3 years ago

DUDE! most of that stuff is really useful! i want a motorized coin sorter!

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#45

I Have Seen A Lot Of Blankets On Reddit Today So Here Is My Dad's Gift To My Younger Sister. He Calls It The "Birth Control Blanket"

I Have Seen A Lot Of Blankets On Reddit Today So Here Is My Dad's Gift To My Younger Sister. He Calls It The "Birth Control Blanket"

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Mernert
Community Member
3 years ago

"Birth-control-planket!" Thats just a great idea!!! Gess that 1 works!!! lol

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#46

I'm 31 And Living With My Parents Now Because I Recently Got A Divorce. Some Things Never Change

I'm 31 And Living With My Parents Now Because I Recently Got A Divorce. Some Things Never Change

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Never Mind
Community Member
3 years ago

"Mum has the best free hotel..." Oh wait, just because there is no invoice, it doesn't mean you won't pay the price.

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#47

I'm 28 And Still Living With My Parents. This Is What I Got For Christmas

I'm 28 And Still Living With My Parents. This Is What I Got For Christmas

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nanashi
Community Member
3 years ago

I, for one, do not undestand why there is shame in living with your parents

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#48

Mickey Mouse Pancakes

Mickey Mouse Pancakes

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Ellis
Community Member
3 years ago

You’re lucky, I’m 33 and I have to make my own mickey mouse pancakes

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#49

32 Year Old Child In My Mom's Eyes. This Visit I Cleaned For Two Days So She Wouldn't. Today I Woke Up And Looked In My Loose Change Box. *Sigh* I Love You Mom

32 Year Old Child In My Mom's Eyes. This Visit I Cleaned For Two Days So She Wouldn't. Today I Woke Up And Looked In My Loose Change Box. *Sigh* I Love You Mom

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Randy Inbred
Community Member
3 years ago

This is next level organisation!

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#50

Every Time My Dad Visits He Hides A $20 Bill Before He Leaves. This Spot Is By Far The Best. I've Been Making Coffee Like This For A Week Before I Noticed

Every Time My Dad Visits He Hides A $20 Bill Before He Leaves. This Spot Is By Far The Best. I've Been Making Coffee Like This For A Week Before I Noticed

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Lore B
Community Member
3 years ago

You just drank money soup for a week :))

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#51

My Christmas Present From My Parents, It Even Has A Butt-Flap. I'm 39-Years-Old

My Christmas Present From My Parents, It Even Has A Butt-Flap. I'm 39-Years-Old

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Giulia Betke
Community Member
3 years ago

I see no problem

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#52

Graduation Gift From Dad

Graduation Gift From Dad

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Ellis
Community Member
3 years ago

Making that cheque probably cost more than $4

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#53

When Your Dad Thinks Your Shorts Are Too Short, Even Though You're An Adult

When Your Dad Thinks Your Shorts Are Too Short, Even Though You're An Adult

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Hans
Community Member
3 years ago

This is either a family-internal joke or very, very, very sad.

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#54

My Mom Packed My Lunch For Me Today For Work. I'm Almost 20-Years-Old

My Mom Packed My Lunch For Me Today For Work. I'm Almost 20-Years-Old

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LOttawa
Community Member
3 years ago

With a note like that, I would definitely steal it and put the note up in my officer :)

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#55

Got Chewed Out By My Mom Because I'm A Pot Head And She Found My "Pipe"

Got Chewed Out By My Mom Because I'm A Pot Head And She Found My "Pipe"

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Jessica Stohr
Community Member
3 years ago

Lol

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#56

Christmas Jammies From Mom. She Thinks I Still Love Penguins

Christmas Jammies From Mom. She Thinks I Still Love Penguins