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40 Funny Baby Photos That Will Make You Laugh Out Loud

Updated: May 24, 2023

After readers sent in their cute kids' pictures, we pulled out a few funny faces, then added famous baby quotes for extra laughs.

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Funny baby sitting in the bathtub, playing and splashing. Bathroom time, washing time. It's good to be clean
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A good hair day

This baby is pulling off the mohawk look. Don’t miss these 17 photos of baby wild animals that will make your day.

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Closeup portrait of little boy with funny facial expression sitting on mother's knees and exploring laptop
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Paying bills is overrated

We have the same reaction when we first see our monthly statements.

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Cute happy smiling Asian baby infant feeding
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No food left behind

This adorable baby can’t let those extra bits of food go to waste. Next, check out these sweet baby shower wishes to send to expectant parents.

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cute little boy in sunglasses at home


We’ll take style advice from this cutie. If you think these baby photos are cute, see if you can guess the U.S. president by their baby picture.

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funny baby standing in the bed and showing tongue
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Thinking about his next meal…

He’s hoping for mashed banana and not green peas.

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Funny baby boy and young woman playing in nursery. Happy family having fun with colorful toys at home.
Oksana Kuzmina/Shutterstock

Best friends

This baby is very impressed by this toy frog. For more cuteness overload, take a look at these adorable royal baby photos throughout history.

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funny baby boy eating healthy food in nursery
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Pasta is the best

Eating pasta with cheese and cheesing for the camera.

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A funny expression on baby girl face.

Not impressed

This baby might have a future career in wrestling—or making funny faces.

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Feeding a child

When hunger meets confusion

“You want me to share my food?”

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Beautiful expressive adorable happy cute laughing smiling baby infant face showing tongue, isolated.
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There is always one kid in the family that causes mischief. Ripping up paper towels is just one of the many cutest mistakes children have made.

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An adorable and happy baby girl sits on a white background clapping her hands and smiling with excitement. She is Native American and Hispanic.
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A round of applause

Put your hands together for this adorable little girl.

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Dirty baby boy
Ruslana Iurchenko/Shutterstock

Being a kid is tiring

Even babies run out of energy every once in a while—sometimes after a big meal.

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Beautiful baby on violet background
Esteban Die Ros/Shutterstock

The princess of pink

It’s not all fun and games, being a princess.

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Cute Caucasian Hispanic baby infant laying on belly lifting head making funny expression.
Paul Hakimata Photography/Shutterstock

Model status

Although this tot is a little confused by the camera, he definitely knows how to work the angles and take good baby photos.

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Beautiful expressive adorable happy cute laughing smiling baby infant face. Newborn child relaxing in bed. Nursery for young children. Family morning at home. funny child in a fashionable red dress

When will the pictures stop?

Both the bunny and the baby look like they are over taking photos.

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funny baby face,newborn with jaundice on white blanket, infant health care concept

Monday morning

There are only six and a half more hours before bedtime and counting.

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surprised kid sitting at table. child's eyes widened and mouth opened in amazement. copy space for your text

Pure wonder

This kiddo is very surprised or impressed. Here are 8 ways babies might surprise you.

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closeup portrait of adorable baby
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Bath time

“I have to take a bath how often?”

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Baby face, cute baby is playing
Branka Tasevski/Shutterstock

Baby boogers

Digging for gold is a childhood pastime, even though it’s not the cleanliest habit to have.

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Beautiful expressive adorable happy cute laughing smiling baby infant face. Newborn child relaxing in bed. Nursery for young children. Family morning at home. funny child in a fashionable red dress

Polka dot fun

This baby has the school photo pose down pat. Don’t forget to check out these 50 adorable puppy pictures that will make you melt, too.

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Cute baby boy with milk mustache, indoor portrait
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Milk mustache

A good milk mustache never goes out of style.

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Super cool baby. Hipster baby in fur vest and sunglasses lies on a white bed in a room with curtains. Baby smiles while putting on sunglasses.
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Sunglasses and style

This baby girl is sporting a fur vest, classic sunnies, and an adorable smile.

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Portrait of a little african american baby boy playing outdoor in the grass
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Fresh air

If you thought you were excited about warm weather, check out this baby’s reaction. Want more adorable baby photos? Take a look to see if your name made the list of the most popular baby names from the year you were born.

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An Asian cute baby face, looking.
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The face of confusion

No pictures, please. Maybe this baby isn’t a fan of the camera. His baby photos are adorable anyway, though!

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Facial expressions of a baby while taking bath.
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We’ll never know what caused this reaction, but our guess is the cold bath water.

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Beautiful smiling cute baby
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Pure joy

If this doesn’t put a smile on your face, we’re not sure what will.

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Cute baby


This baby wins best dressed of all these baby photos (even with the thumb sucking).

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Closeup portrait of newborn baby. Cute baby
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Pondering the meaning of life

This baby looks like he has a very intense secret. Did he just poop?

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Little cute baby with tongue out.Weird funny face of a lovely cute baby

Tonge twister

This little one might be great at tongue twisters one day.

Speaking of which, here are some of the best tongue twisters for your kids to try out.

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Infant acne, allergy, atopic dermatitis on the face of a baby

Not impressed

“I don’t want to nap!” Can’t resist the urge to say “aww” over these baby photos? Then you’ll definitely want to check out 60 of the most adorable animal photos.

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Baby girl.

Too much drama

This baby is in shock. She has this dramatic pose down!

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Portrait of beautiful little baby boy lying on the bedroom with glasses and laptop
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Jumpstart learning

The next generation is already loving computer time.

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Multiethnic babies dancing on light background


It’s always a good time to breakdance.

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Beautiful expressive baby
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Bright eyes

We’re not sure what this baby is looking at, but whatever it is it must be pretty amazing.

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the baby with headphones on a yellow background

They’re playing her song

This baby has found her theme song.

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Smiling newborn baby 6 days old
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We’re also this happy when we’re napping, but not nearly as cute!

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Adorable little girl with the bunny ears and basket of Easter eggs.
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“Do I really have to be held by everyone, mom?”

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Beautiful newborn baby resting her hands on her face

Waiting for my closeup

Not everyone enjoys being photographed, but some people were unknowingly born for it—like this baby! Even though all babies are innocent, these innocent-looking animals are definitely not—they’re dangerous.

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strange baby face on a lights background
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It’s unclear whether this baby is crying, laughing, or a combination of both. And yet, we kind of understand how he feels.

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Baby girl having fun with her toy bear


This bear obviously has some stellar jokes. We’re partial to baby photos, but these hilariously funny photos will make you laugh out loud too.

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