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Do you ever look at your little ones and think 'wow, I grew that!'?

(11 Posts)
itwillbegrandsure Sun 18-Sep-16 17:58:33

Sometimes I find myself staring at my kids in disbelief that these little individuals began their lives inside me! I'm quickly reminded just how amazing that is and how incredibly fortunate and lucky I am.

You ladies ever pause and think the same? It's quite overwhelming when you really think about it!

Tiggeryoubastard Sun 18-Sep-16 18:00:29

Still do, and they're in their 20's. there have been time, however, I've looked any thought 'what the fuck did I do'. grin

TheCountessofFitzdotterel Sun 18-Sep-16 18:00:34

Oh yes!
Especially when they turn out to be good at stuff I am rubbish at.

Passmethecrisps Sun 18-Sep-16 18:02:59

I have out of body experiences when I look at her and cannot believe I have made, and am utterly responsible for, this incredible, witty, bright ray of sunshine.

It can be crippling actually and I have days when I think it is inevitable that all that joy will have to end. Thankfully not that often

FrogTime Sun 18-Sep-16 18:05:03

Everyday! DD is only 9mo, I can't quite believe me and DH made her and that she's here - Sat on the floor waiting for her milk to cool blowing raspberries at pointless!

Trooperslane Sun 18-Sep-16 18:05:04

What, like ever fucking MINUTE?

I have had 4 pregnancies, 3 of which ended in varying degrees of trauma.... the third one did too, but it was DD coming out faster than a speeding bullet..

She's now trying to blow me down like the 3 little pigs. She was worth every bloody bit of it and has given us so much joy and grey hairs for the last 3 years

SlinkyVagabond Sun 18-Sep-16 18:09:16

Mine are all grown up and vary in height from 5' 7" to 6'4", I'm only a titch so I often think where the hell did they come from?

duskonthelawn Sun 18-Sep-16 18:10:12

I do! Sometimes I look at her and just don't know how I was a part of making such a beautiful, funny, happy little girl. Can get quite emotional if I'm not careful, I don't want to be one of those gushing mums when she's older but nothing moves me quite like it. I'm so proud of her and myself and DP

BrieAndChilli Sun 18-Sep-16 18:14:06

It's mind blowing how they basically came out of a tiny cell, it's even more amazing for me as I am adopted so seeing myself in them is strange.

passportmess Sun 18-Sep-16 18:19:19

Yes, just tonight at the dinner table. I was looking at ds's ear and thought - I grew that!

pinkieandperkie Sun 18-Sep-16 18:21:30

Every day.

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