There’s no doubt that New Year’s Eve looks very different today than before I got married and had 5 kids!
Before: Getting ready for the night includes a 3 hour routine.
After: Getting ready for the night includes a 3 minute routine.
Before: Stiletto heels, perfect makeup and sequin dress
After: Flip-flops, no makeup and yoga pants
Before: Going out at 10 for the night because you can’t wait to party!
After: Going to bed at 10 because you can’t stay awake.
Before: Tequila shots, cosmos and Dom Perignon
After: Chocolate milk Sparking cider and Andre
Before: Watching the ball drop in Times Square for the 1st time
After: Watching Rudolph’s Shiny New Year for the 17th time
Before: Hugging the porcelain God because you drank everyone under the table, AGAIN
After: Hugging the porcelain God because your kid brought home the flu, AGAIN.
Before: Jello shots
After: Jello push pops
Before: Dinner includes a 10 oz filet.
After: Dinner includes a 10 piece McNugget.
Before: New Year’s resolution to spend more time with your friends and family
After: New Year’s resolution to spend more time by yourself.
Before: Getting in at 5 in the morning.
After: Getting up at 5 in the morning.
Before: Kissing strangers good night that don’t mean anything!
After: Kissing loved ones good night that mean everything!
Yes, there is no doubt New Year’s Eve looks very different, but I wouldn’t trade what I have this New Year‘s Eve for any night out on the town in the world!
Happy New Year!!