As any mum knows, trying to juggle work commitments, family responsibilities and a whole host of other things is never easy so it's nice to know celebs feel the same.

Chatting about family life, Wild star Reese Witherspoon who is mum to 15-year-old Ava, 11-year-old Deacon and two-year-old Tennessee admits that despite knowing how fortunate she is, she too feels overwhelmed at times.

Trying to juggle quality time between children, the 38-year-old star says: "Sometimes it's hard to manage everything during the day because you also want to give your older kids as much of your time as you can too."

Drawing on the energy all mums somehow find, Reese says she tries her best to keep the show on the road, saying: "Your mind is going in ten different directions and you think you can't keep up but somehow you manage."

Keen to show her children how fortunate they are, Reese brought her daughter Ava to a Sudanese refuge camp in preparation for her role in The Good Lie and thinks the impact it had on the teen can only have been positive, saying: "She didn't say a word the whole day. It's definitely going to affect her for a long time, as it did me as well. It was amazing."

Reese is currently starring in Wild.


 

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