Advice on making mum pals

Having a person come out of your body at roughly the same time as another random woman does not mean you absolutely have to be mates with them. Sitting next to one another at sensory play or going to an NCT group together does not bind you and your child to them and their little darling for life. Don’t get me wrong, I’ve met some great mums and have made amazing friends. I have also met some horrors and it’s absolutely OK to never return to the baby group you met them at if it saves you from the below picture which depicts the worst kind of potential mum pal – the smug mum.