There are a lot of deceptively tough stuff in this world. Diving, sticking on a price tag, even just being a cute little pup can be hard. You know what else can be super challenging? Blowing out birthday candles.

Kids in particular run into this sort of trouble, because a) they don't understand the concept b) one of their siblings blows 'em out first or c) we're not really sure what happens but at least it's cute. These 9 GIFs capture exactly what we're talking about.