8 thoughts every parent has when at the park

Mum on swing with girl

I love taking my boys to the park – well most days. Some days it can be a bit of a drag, I mean how many more times does he want me to push him on the swing?! But most days I love it. The playground is an escape from home and a place where my little monkeys can let off steam before (hopefully) collapsing into a blissful slumber after lunch.

While I mostly love it, I do tend to have have the same thoughts every time we’re there though. Here’s what they are. Please tell me I’m not alone?!

8. Oh look, another mum I know!

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Oh, no, that's the mum who invited me to her Thermomix demonstration party. We have nothing in common. We'll exchange pleasantries about how nice it is that the sun has FINALLY come out to dry the slides so our kids can have some fun and then we'll have nothing to talk about. Oh well, better to small talk than be a bad mum and look at Facebook, right?






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