“It’s the hardest, hardest job in the world,” says Game of Thrones star Lena Headey.
Great British Bake Off winner Nadiya Hussain agrees: “It’s the hardest job I’ve ever done.”
So are they talking about fame, acting, presenting? No, actually, they’re talking about being a mum.
The pair spoke to BBC Radio 5 Live for its #mumtakeover event, along with Loose Women panellist Stacey Solomon, who said she was “fed a fairytale”.
Headey, a mother of two who suffered from postnatal depression after giving birth to her first child, said: “You’re last to get a shower. You come last in everything in the nicest possible way.
But it isn’t all doom and gloom.
“Relationships deepen everywhere because of it. Every day is funny,” Headey, who plays Cersei Lannister in Game of Thrones, said.
And her advice?
“Trust yourself and ask for help.”