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Jennifer Garner’s Daughter Called Her a ‘Fun-Killing Mom’

Kids say the darndest things.

Jennifer Garner/Instagram

“When I grow up, I want to be a fun-killing mom just like you!” That’s what Jennifer Garner‘s nine-year-old daughter Seraphina scribbled in a hilarious note to her mom, which the Peppermint actress shared Friday on her Instagram.

“Is this a nine-year-old burn? Or the ultimate compliment?” Garner wrote in her post, which showed the ripped piece of paper with Seraphina’s message scrawled in blue permanent marker. The 46-year-old mom of three (who also has Violet, 12, and Samuel, 6, with ex-husband Ben Affleck) ended her caption with the witty hashtags “#funkillingmom” and “#illtakealovenotehoweveritcomes.”

And she’s not the only parent who has been accused of being what Garner’s middle child calls “fun-killing.” Some of the actress’ 3.8 million followers shared their own stories of #momproblems. “I am often told that I am a fun sponge- I suck the fun out of everything!!!!” wrote one user. Another commented, “It’s nice to know there are other fun-killing moms out there! I think that’s one sign that we’re slaying at this parenthood thing.”

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It isn’t the first time that Garner has proven she has quite the sense of humor when it comes to parenting, either. From her reading of Go the F*ck to Sleep (a bedtime story which features relatable lines like “For real, shut the f*ck up and sleep.”) to her tongue-in-cheek mom advice music video, she knows that being a parent means taking everything in stride.

After all, as she revealed to Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show, “[Kids] are smarter than you are, so just be ready for that.”