August 11, 2022 | 1:09pm
This is not what dreams are made of.
Hilary Duff spoke candidly astir however conflicted she felt being connected the “How I Met Your Father” acceptable amid her 1-year-old daughter Mae’s hand, ft and rima disease.
“I haven’t been capable to beryllium with her each time due to the fact that I’m astatine work,” the actress, 34, told her Instagram followers Wednesday.
“I emotion my occupation truthful overmuch but this is conscionable a small shoutout for moving parents who person to permission their kids successful times that don’t consciousness natural and goes against everything successful your assemblage to not beryllium with them,” the “Younger” alum continued.
Duff noted that her eldest 2 children — Luca, 10, and Banks, 3 — person ne'er suffered from the virus, which is characterized by a contagious rash.
Mae’s symptoms looked “awful,” the “Lizzie McGuire” alum said.
Duff called the toddler a “poor small baby,” adding, “I’m sitting present feeling atrocious for myself fundamentally but you’re doing a bully occupation conscionable similar I cognize I’m doing a bully occupation and moving hard for my family.
“All of this feels truthful weird to not beryllium with her,” she concluded.
The erstwhile Disney Channel star, who shares her son with ex-husband Mike Comrie and her daughters with hubby Matthew Koma, isn’t the lone personage to person hand, ft and rima illness successful their household this month.
“Thank goodness my kids weren’t severely affected,” the “Real Housewives of Orange County” alum, 37, wrote astatine the time. “They didn’t person fevers, and different than being a small whiney they felt fine, ate good and acted normal.”
King, however, experienced “quarantine PTSD … afloat force” portion “trapped with [the] mediocre babies.”