With her calm, sweet voice and impossibly adorable dimples, Jennifer Garner, 43, is one of those celebrity mums who appears to have it perfectly together.
Both on-screen and off, Garner personifies the patient and organised modern mother. Her clothes are immaculate. Her hair is neat. She appears to shower regularly. She is almost alarmingly happy.
I imagine her nighttime routine to be nothing less than heavenly.
It would begin with a healthy dinner cooked for children who actually eat it, followed by bath time in one of her three obscenely clean bathrooms. Of course, bedtime would come and go without a fuss, and she would sit on her white, unstained lounge with a glass of red wine, wondering how life could get any better.
But a recent Vanity Fair video of Jennifer Garner reading the hilariously honest bedtime story ‘Go the F**k to Sleep’, suggests that maybe, just maybe, the frustration that comes with putting young children to bed is familiar to all mums, even ones who look like this: