A group of mums and photographers have come together to tear down the idyllic representation of family life in popular culture in a collection entitled ‘The Sham of the Perfect‘.
You know what family life doesn’t look like?
The immaculate house from Home Alone. Image via 20th Century Fox.
Everyone is clothed. They have shoes on. Floor runners are properly laid on the actual floor. There is no laundry basket at the bottom of the stairs that people have been stepping over for two and a half weeks.
Charlotte in Sex and the City. Image via HBO.
Er, why is she smiling? Why doesn't she have half a cake on her apron? Why does her hair look clean? I DON'T UNDERSTAND.