We’re all unique and so every mother experiences motherhood differently. We asked a collection of mums what they thought motherhood would look/feel like and what has it actually turned out to be like…

Kat Springer
The Organised Housewife

“I remember when I was pregnant with my twins I had visions at night times laying in bed reading books and snuggling up before bedtime.  Thankfully my kids loved our evenings together reading stories and in addition when I put them to bed I used to sing each of the kids a song, each had their own song we sang together every single night… somewhere over the rainbow was my favourite with my eldest daughter. Now my kids are teenagers it’s different, we no longer read books together, but we do continue to spend every meal around the table together chatting about our day.

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