To the Thirtysomething Mums

Very nice read… kind words and I can totally relate ♡

Littles, Love and Sunshine

Dear fellow thirtysomething mum,

I see you in the supermarket, I see you at the playground. I see you at the school drop-off, I see you on the train and in the kid-friendly restaurants. Sometimes you see me too, and we exchange a little smile, an eye-roll, an “I get it” moment. More often you don’t see me – you are chasing your toddler down the aisles, watching your pre-schooler like a hawk as she climbs higher than you’d like, admonishing your kid for pinching her brother, reaching for a wet wipe, mopping up a spilled drink.

A few days ago I was at our public swimming pool, and if ever there was a stark metaphor for life as a mum in her 30s, the public swimming pool has to be it. There we all are – the stereotypes we swore we never would be – wading knee-deep in the kiddies’…

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Coffee, soup and happiness addict, girl of controversy I miss daydreaming and slow time. Leaving corporate world, pursuing my dreams and blogging about things close to my heart. Swiss based.

3 thoughts on “To the Thirtysomething Mums

    1. Oh my, Marisa!! You literally knocked my socks off!! (ok, I had to look up this expression in order to truly describe how I feel..) Thank you so much, I am .. surprised ..and honoured!! I better get down to work then 😉 🙂

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