Traipsing about on social media the other night, ‘spending time’ with my kids as they forced upon me yet another movie I had zero interest in and getting all twitchy about my world changing To Do List that lay upon my desk, ignored, I stumbled upon an image that caused me to become … well, more than a little pissed off.
(Yes, I’m also well aware this may appear to be in complete contradiction to my previous posts about ‘not being the target’ for such memes etc)
Given we, as mothers, are regularly bombarded with the “Give 100% of yourself to your child” and “If your baby cries, go to him, go to him without delay” (said with the utmost of love and gentleness – and no, I’m not being facetious, the intent is beautiful) my first reaction to this was “Fuck. OFF!”
Because, really, I think it is