As summer vacation comes to a close and the school bells start to ring once again, parents across the nation are gearing up for the familiar routine of getting their kids back to school. Amidst the excitement and perhaps a touch of bittersweet nostalgia, country superstar Carrie Underwood has shared a piece of advice that’s raising both eyebrows and chuckles.
Carrie Underwood’s Back-To-School Advice For Parents
In a recent interview, Underwood, who’s not only known for her powerhouse vocals but also her relatable charm, offered up a light-hearted suggestion for parents facing the back-to-school rush.
“My advice to parents sending their children back to school is mimosas on the first day,” she shared, breaking into laughter. “Drop ’em off baby, go home and make yourself…sometimes I order a mimosa and hold the OJ and just enjoy a little quiet time. You love your kids. I know you love your kids so, so much. I love all my time I get to spend with them but I also like it when they just go to school for a little bit so momma can have a mimosa and mop the floor. You know?”
Underwood’s humorous take on the back-to-school scenario strikes a chord with many parents who are all too familiar with the joy of a few moments of solitude. And if you’re already imagining yourself enjoying a mimosa while listening to her chart-topping hits and tackling household chores, we’ve got just the recipe for you.
How To Make A Parent’s Back-To-School Mimosa
A classic Southern parent’s back-to-school mimosa combines the bubbles of champagne with a splash of a citrusy refreshment. To create your own sip of relaxation, mix equal parts chilled champagne and orange juice.
For an extra twist, consider adding a splash of elderflower liqueur or a sprig of mint. It’s the perfect companion to put on some Carrie Underwood music and embrace a moment of tranquility before tackling those everyday chores.
As a devoted mother, she’s found a delicate balance between her music career and her role as a parent. With two adorable sons, Isaiah and Jacob, Underwood’s genuine love for her children shines through both her candid interviews and heartwarming social media posts.
Beyond her role as a mother, Underwood’s personal accomplishments have earned her a place in the country music hall of fame. From her American Idol win to her impressive lineup of awards and hit albums, her journey from a small-town girl to a global sensation is truly remarkable.
So, parents across the country gearing up for the back-to-school frenzy, Carrie Underwood’s advice reminds us all to take a moment for ourselves, even amidst the hustle and bustle. And who knows, maybe a mimosa and a catchy tune might just become the soundtrack it takes to your own “mom time” routine going.