There are a lot of things that couple should consider before they finally decide to become parents. It is definitely not a “walk in the park” or a “piece of cake”. It’s a lifelong decision that you have to live with, which means that before you even think about doing it, you must really prepare yourself for all the adjustments and changes that will surely challenge every part of your being.

These 50 photos show how parents’ lives drastically changed from when they were childless to now that they have one or more little ones under their care. If you are planning to have a child, this list can probably give you an idea of what lies ahead. So, enjoy!