Just when HGTV’s Drew Scott thinks he is getting the hold of being a brand new dad, child Parker throws him a curveball — and followers who can completely relate are getting a kick out of seeing all of it unfold.
Now 4 months old, Parker James — born on May 12, 2022 — has stored his dad and mother, Linda Phan, on their toes. The married couple has shared latest glimpses of challenges they have been dealing with with the child, from mishaps to missed naps, a lot to the delight of their followers and well-known mates.
New Dad Drew Realizes Parenting is a Dirty Job
On his show “Property Brothers,” Scott is used to getting soiled on the job. But as all dad and mom know, child messes are a special stage of soiled. On September 10, Scott posted a photograph of himself holding Parker in opposition to one in every of his shoulders whereas exhibiting the digicam all of the spit-up on his different shoulder.
“Well there goes my final clear shirt,” the 44-year-old quipped in his caption.Along with tons of followers who may relate, a variety of celeb dad and mom chimed in on the publish, together with some fellow HGTV hosts.
“Help! I Wrecked My House” host Jasmine Roth, who’s mother to two-year-old Hazel, posted three heart-eyed emojis. “Vacation House Rules” host Scott McGillivray, who has two grade school-aged daughters, wrote, “The new norm bro!” with a laughing emoji.
“Married At First Sight” alum and actuality TV host Jamie Otis, who has two younger kids, wrote, “You’re NAILIN’ this dad factor” and added applause and coronary heart emojis.
Renowned chef and Food Network star Alex Guarnaschelli, who’s mother to a teenage daughter, wrote, “Worth it” with a crimson coronary heart emoji.
Back on August 8, followers additionally flooded Scott with feedback when he shared a video of himself juggling soiled diapers and sharing a child onesie with an enormous poop stain on it.
Parker’s Parents are Struggling to Get Him to Sleep
In early September, the brand new dad and mom launched a brand new video on their At Home With Linda & Drew YouTube channel about their ever-changing bedtime routine with child Parker.
“Just a few months into this parenthood factor and we’re nonetheless slowly getting right into a groove,” they wrote within the video’s caption. “The first couple months, sleep was a non-issue… however now, we’re having to seek out methods to make the entire sleep routine a little bit extra seamless.”
In the brand new video, the couple makes an attempt — with no success — to get Parker to sleep by going for a neighborhood stroll with the stroller. When they hear the child cooing, Drew peeks below the blanket protecting the stroller and realizes the toddler’s eyes are vast open.
“Overall, Parker’s been wonderful,” Linda stated.
“And we have been given some good ideas, as effectively, on find out how to get him to sit back,” Drew added.
The couple stated one product they’ve liked is a white noise machine referred to as a Smart Soother from Safety 1st. However, as the brand new dad and mom stood over Parker in his nursery crib, Linda identified that whispering would possibly assist calm the child, too.
“This is my whisper voice,” Drew replied.
“Oh. That is his whisper voice,” Linda stated to the digicam. “He would not know find out how to whisper.”
“I’m attempting to maintain it calm and it is a fairly calm voice for me,” Drew responded, barely sounding completely different than his normal talking voice.
Despite little hiccups alongside the best way, the dad and mom are clearly smitten with their bundle of pleasure.
In an August 3 interview with Entertainment Tonight, he stated, “It’s wonderful simply seeing his face when he appears at you, like, as soon as he began focusing in and he locks eyes with you — oh, your coronary heart melts.”