Christmas 2020 - moms Expectations vs Reality
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It’s Christmas time and the city is swamped with carols and decorations. The atmosphere calls for partying and feasting all night long. Alas, we are moms and our reality dictates not having pretty and shiny things.

Having a toddler at home

Expectations

Christmas 2020 - moms Expectations vs Reality
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Pinterest is amazing.

 

Reality

Christmas 2020 - moms Expectations vs Reality
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But, it did not prepare you for a Christmas tree with kids; or cats.

 

We wake up at 6 am

Expectations

Christmas 2020 - moms Expectations vs Reality
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Even if there are no partying plans, you can still have a romantic movie night with your hubby.

 

Reality

Christmas 2020 - moms Expectations vs Reality
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However, you can’t make it because you wake up before sunrise to prepare the lunchbox for the kids and your husband is always sleepy unless it’s a PlayStation night with the guys.

 

No one to babysit the kids

Expectations

Christmas 2020 - moms Expectations vs Reality
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Partying all night.

 

Reality

Christmas 2020 - moms Expectations vs Reality
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Still cute, but this is not the definition of partying.

 

Not everything we see on Instagram can be applied

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Christmas 2020 - moms Expectations vs Reality
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Beautiful and well-prepared cookies.

 

Reality

Christmas 2020 - moms Expectations vs Reality
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A good taste is not an excuse for these monster-shaped cookies.

 

We ate a bit more this Winter

Expectations

Christmas 2020 - moms Expectations vs Reality
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Rocking a Summer body during Winter.

 

Reality

Christmas 2020 - moms Expectations vs Reality
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Nothing fits except a large Santa outfit.

 

Let’s all take a deep breath and just embrace it. Merry Christmas and a happy new year!

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