Being a mom isn’t always easy, and no one knows that better than Julia Roberts. The actress, who is also a mom to twins, Hazel (17 years old) and Phinnaeus (15 years old), recently spoke out about her fears and concerns when it comes to parenting.
Julia Roberts met with Hoda Kochb to discuss a TodayInterview where she spoke about her recent movie. Paradise TicketHere are her thoughts on parenting and the actress shared them. The actress shared with us that her twins are heading off to college. It is causing her to feel a completely new sensation.
“I mean, it makes me a little lightheaded,” Roberts laughed. “You say that, I mean, I’m completely excited for them. It’s really thrilling and I wasn’t lucky enough to have a college experience. And so to see how it’s happening for them is really fascinating. And yeah, I’m just, I’m excited for them.”
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Roberts also spoke out about some of her struggles as a parent in an interview. CBS Sunday Morning. “Sometimes I get gripped with fear of blowing it,”She admitted. “And sometimes I’ve just said to my kids, ‘So today, me as a mom? Can we just take that off the board because I blew it.””
“The truth is … no matter how old we are [our children] have chosen us in this moment to be their stewards and their shepherds in this life experience,” Roberts explained. Roberts has always been very transparent about the importance of her family to her.
“It just never consumed me, being an actor,”She shared. “It is my dream come true. But it is not my only dream come true. The life that I’ve built with my husband [is a dream come true]. The life that we’ve built with our children. And that’s the best stuff. The point is to come home at the end of the day triumphantly to them.”
Roberts also talked about her “one-of-a-kind”She was recently joined by her father on the Cannes red-carpet. The actress laughed about her daughter’s lack of interestApplying any makeup to a big event? “I mean, who needs eyeliner? Just Cannes! I mean, it’s just sweet, just the innocence. She’s just with her dad. It’s not about anything else.”Roberts seems to be primarily focused on her family, despite her stardom as a movie star.