As two of solely a few members of the House of Lords with younger kids, we’ve grown used to voting in the early hours and being woken up a couple of hours later. Both moms of three kids (age vary: new child to 9), we’ve spent the most of the previous decade juggling high-pressure jobs with monkey music lessons, mother and father’ evenings and kids’s illnesses.
We believed that our era (we had been each born in 1978) was doing a grand job of disrupting gender stereotypes. And then alongside got here home schooling. While it wouldn’t be truthful to say that working fathers haven’t been affected by this extraordinary scenario, it’s clear that the majority moms have borne the brunt of educating the kids.
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