Jennifer Garner shows what saying yes to your kids all day looks like

The Hollywood actress surrendered to her 3 kids for a full day - and here's what happened

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Jennifer Garner and Team MFM don’t have all that much in common, it has to be said.

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She’s an impossibly glamorous Hollywood fixture living the good life in LA and we’re, well… we’re not 😂

But through her latest Instagram, we managed to find a little solidarity with the 45-year-old Alias actress.

Because the make up-less skin, the sleepy selfie expression, a hand propping up a fed-up head – that we know. 

Turns out this pic shows Jennifer recovering from a whole day spent saying yes to the every wish of her 3 kids: 11-year-old Violet, 8-year-old Seraphina and 5-year-old Samuel.

She wrote beside it: “You’ll never need coffee more than the day after ‘Yes Day!’. #fiveyearsrunning

“#wesleptinatent #inthebackyard #coffeeismyyesday #yesday #nationalcoffeeday #imgettingthehangofhashtags”

Now, the concept of an annual Yes Day comes from a children’s book by author Amy Krouse Rosenthal, who Jen credits with giving her the idea.

It’s certainly an interesting idea, one we’ve never actually given a go.

It must be a hit with the whole fam, though, because Jen says she’s been hosting one every year for 5 years now.

And despite her tired eyes, we reckon she *secretly* enjoyed spending some quality tent time with her not-so-little ones 😊

One suggestion: maaaaybe give up the tradition before they’re old enough to say “mum, will you buy me a Mercedes, please?”

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Image: Instagram/Jennifer Garner

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