Ben and Erin Napier’s oldest daughter, Helen, is rising up. The HGTV stars took to Instagram to commemorate her first day of college.
Sharing a photograph strolling hand-in-hand with a backpack-clad Helen, Ben wrote, “Helen requested bacon, bagels, and croissants for the primary day of college. so, i acquired her bagels and croissants from NYC, and bacon from Keens. then i cried greater than anybody taking her to high school.”
As Erin revealed on her account, the four-year-old took alongside a reminder of her dad and mom.
“She took certainly one of Ben’s hankies and sprayed my fragrance on it in case she wanted us and Old Bear held her hand after we needed to let go of it,” the “Home Town” host wrote. “Being a dad or mum is tough, terrible, bliss.”
The Napiers additionally share a one-year-old daughter, Mae. They rose to fame renovating houses round their neighborhood of Laurel, Mississippi in HGTV’s “Home Town.” Next up, they’re teaming up with Dave and Jenny Marrs to reinvigorate Fort Morgan, Colorado on “Home Town Takeover.”
Erin Was Not Responsible for Helen’s First Day of School Braid
One of Erin’s followers complimented Helen’s first-day coiffure, however the graphic designer made positive to disclose she isn’t the accountable get together.
“You’re getting the dangle of braiding, although!!” wrote the fan. “(But you are positively not alone! My palms do not transfer that method, both, which is an actual conundrum as a result of I can do all the opposite artsy issues.)”
Alas, the 36-year-old replied, “i WISH i did this braid! i can’t declare it!”
In February, Erin admitted on social media that she “can’t French braid.”
“I’ve tried and I’ve tried. I watched all of the youtube movies. I can paint and I could make pottery however my palms are completely unable to braid my daughter’s hair,” she continued. “After attempting for half-hour, that is what I had finished and I used to be supremely pissed off.”
Her daughter wished to see the outcome.
“She cringed so barely, raised her hand to the touch it, smiled massive and stated, ‘Oh mommy you probably did such a great job. It’s nonetheless fairly,'” she wrote. “And my eyes watered and I advised her I might take it out if she did not prefer it, and he or she stated, ‘No! I adore it. It IS a French braid. You’re a great mommy.’ And that is the way you get a caramel milkshake, Helen lady.”
Erin Reflected on the Passage of Time
Erin mirrored on the passage of time forward of Helen beginning college. She shared a photograph on Instagram of her radio taking part in “I Will Remember You” by Sarah McLachlan.
“Just sitting within the automobile getting weepy as a result of this was performed always at occasions once I graduated highschool and Helen is beginning college this week and time is flying and I’ll bear in mind you child Helen (all the opposite mamas sending your infants to high school this 12 months please holler at me)” she wrote.
While it could have been an emotional milestone for the household, Erin commented on Ben’s unique put up, “she liked it! We all survived.”