Carolien Karthaus-Track is now nearly two years, mother of Otis, and had to get accustomed to the opinions of other parents. The actress says “never seen so many maffiagroeperingen” to have seen as among mothers.
“I find it extremely violently how many opinions all mothers have and that they feel that only their opinion is right. Women are pilloried, while the maternity is already heavy enough,” said the 31-year-old actress is in conversation with Grazia magazine.
Karthaus-Track thinking that there is no single right way to have a child. “Everyone should be his own turn. Therein, we need to support each other and not other mothers down because they don’t do it like you.”
The actress notes that the opinions, for example, very violent when it comes to breastfeeding. She all for that it is normalized, but has not always had the need her son in public to feed.
“When I’m in a plane, with someone right next to me, or in a crowded restaurant, I felt not comfortable with my chest open and exposed to throw.”