You knew motherhood would be filled with sleepless nights, dirty nappies, self-doubt and constant worry. What you might not have known about, however, was the aching loneliness that comes with motherhood. After years in the workforce, surrounded by colleagues, meetings and lunch breaks; having a baby can leave you feeling very, very alone.
Yes you’ll always have your gorgeous new baby by your side, but – spoiler alert – their small talk skills are even worse than Rodney in Accounts. In fact, they’ll barely give you a second glance for the first 6 weeks or so. Unlike Rodney. Dirty perve.