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Turia Pitt’s post about ‘date night’ resonates with mums everywhere

The inspirational burns survivor and new mum got candid about how it went

inspirational burns survivor Turia Pitt didn’t disappoint when it came to documenting her first date night with fiancé Michael since the birth of their baby boy.

Taking to Instagram, Turia gave a humorous account of her experience to her 751,000 followers.

‘First Night Out Together After Birth Of Child Total time: 1 hour 50 minutes’ she captioned a post alongside a photograph of her and fiancé Michael together.

Turia Pitt shares new pictures of her baby boy
Turia wrote candidly about what happened on her first date night with fiance Michael (Credit: Instagram/Turia Pitt)

Turia then went on to list what exactly they had spent those precious minutes together doing.

‘Time spent catching up on our respective lives: 14 minutes,’ Turia revealed.

‘Time spent talking about Hakavai: 58 minutes

‘Time spent looking at photos of Hakavai on phone: 32 minutes

‘Time spent checking messages on said phone from the babysitter (Mum): 6 minutes,’ she went on.

Turia Pitt’s post about ‘date night’ resonates with mums everywhere
Baby Hakavai was born in December last year (Credit: Instagram/Turia Pitt)

Her honestly appeared to resonate with women everywhere – as fellow mums took to Instagram to share their own experiences.

‘Haha…yep, that’s life after having kids,’ one sympathiser wrote.

‘Ha ha yep that’s life as a parent,’ agreed another. ‘Keep having child free times together. They keep you sane and make you a better parent.’

It’s not the first time Turia has shared candid accounts of motherhood.  

Last month, she wrote about how ‘challenging’ she was finding it.

Turia Pitt’s post about ‘date night’ resonates with mums everywhere
Turia’s honesty resonated with women everywhere (Credit: Instagram/Turia Pitt)

‘Parenting is hard. I’ve got a baby that sleeps, a supportive partner, parents and in-laws on speed dial, heaps of mates who’ve had babies and I’m still finding it really challenging and exhausting,’ she wrote alongside a snap of herself on social media.

She then went on to praise mothers everywhere. 

‘To all the parents out there, you’re all legends, and you’re all doing a good job!!!’

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