Simon Hopper knows good and well that he’s outnumbered by his four daughters. Rather than just sharing all the good parts about fatherhood, Hopper decided to make his Instagram an honest space. So he has cultivated a feed chock full of real examples of parenting relevant to moms and dads everywhere.
Any parent can tell you that life gets stressful when it comes to raising children. This rings true whether you have one bouncing baby or a house full of raucous teens. Guiding them through life can be overwhelming. As Jennifer Pinarski opined for Today’s Parent, sometimes the “just keep swimming” saying isn’t enough.
One dad who knows that feeling all too well is Simon Hopper. After graduating from university, he and his now-wife, Clemmie, moved in together. He embarked on a career that led him to management consultancy, while she became a midwife. Then the pair got some unexpected news.