21 Ways You know Your Kids are Drama Queens

Inspired by one of my twins’ dramatic/hysterical refusal to go on a school outing yesterday for fear of travel boredom, I thought we would try something different today! I have written a few opinion pieces for the UK Huffington Post and I wanted to share my most recent – 21 Reason’s You Know Your Kids Are Drama Queens as it felt fitting, given yesterday morning’s incident. Let us start counting the ways..

Huffington Post Article Kids Parenting

1. If they are told off, they throw themselves on the floor and their body takes the form of one of those crime-scene body chalk shapes. You know they are alive and well, largely due to the stamping of their feet and guttural animal sounds that are emitting from their mouths. Usually the word “Hug”.

Huffington Post Article Kids Parenting

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Cinderella is how I feel in my house sometimes. We replace the wicked step-mother with the busy husband, and the ugly sisters with my naughty twins and BOOM – I’m Cinders. Everyone’s go-to slave. But I digress…

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Unless you have been living under some stone – you will know that Disney have been very busy creating a brand new live-action feature inspired by the classic fairytale, “Cinderella” starring Cate Blanchett as the evil step mother. Here she is at the Premiere. Clearly in nice actress mode.

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The film is released on 27th March in the UK and as if the film itself is not enough of a draw – Frozen Fever – the new short created as a follow-up to Frozen, will be shown before. To warm the audience up, so to speak. This is one kids cinema visit I am beyond excited for!!!! And there’s more!

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