It’s hard to let go of old habits. We grow up creating a plan for ourselves and when that’s disrupted it can be very distressing but adapting to your circumstances is so much more important for your quality of life than clinging onto a past dream.
Being a parent is a huge responsibility and one that as women instead of mercilessly judging and 'mother bashing' one another, we need to work together to be more sympathetic of.
...Squeeze them and chuck them in the bin.
Tomorrow is father's day. Apparently we aren't celebrating. He doesn't want a card. He doesn't want a present. And he most certainly doesn't want us to mention it. 'Commercial rubbish!'
I shouted out loud, ‘This is surely middle class parenting gone crazy, isn’t it? It can’t possibly be true.’