Kelly Clarkson on How She Prioritizes Kids Despite Busy Schedule

Kelly Clarkson Shares How She Prioritizes Her Kids Despite Her Incredibly Busy Schedule

Whether you’re a celebrity or not, if you’re a mom, you’re most likely constantly trying to figure out how to juggle work schedules, school commitments, errands, and so much more. Singer Kelly Clarkson is no different, and she recently opened up to People about putting her kids and family above all, including her demanding career. 

In addition to making time to spend with her husband, Brandon Blackstock, and her four children, Clarkson is also busy filming a new talk show for NBC’s syndication network (The Kelly Clarkson Show ) and The Voice.

“I love being busy,” she told People in an interview for a recent cover story. “The schedule is intense but I actually work really well under pressure.” 

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE: 7 Celebrities Who Fought Back Against Body-Shamers

Despite the very busy schedule, Clarkson makes sure to schedule time with River Rose, 5, Remington Alexander, 3, Savannah, 18, and Seth, 12. (Her two eldest children are from Blackstock’s previous marriage.)

She shared that she always puts her kids to bed and made sure to schedule her show tapings around their schedules, starting after the morning school drop off has been completed. 

“You just have to prioritize and juggle and make people know it’s an important thing,” she said. “And don’t’ feel guilty about it.” 

Clarkson was also honest about her struggles finding the balance, admitting that it’s not always easy. 

“Some days, I totally hid in a bathroom and I’m crying, going ‘Oh my God, this is a lot,’” she shared. “Everybody does. Every parent does, especially when you’re like, ‘Am I screwing up the children? Or nailing it? I have no idea. I’m sure a little of both.” 

Clarkson and her family recently moved from Nashville to Los Angeles so she can tape the show, set to premiere on September 9 at 3 p.m. on NBC. 

About Mamas Uncut

Mamas Uncut is the place for moms online. We cover the latest news around motherhood and parenting, plus entertainment news as well – all with a mom-focused twist. Looking for parenting advice? We have plenty of it, all for moms, from moms. Our mission is focused solely on empowering moms and moms-to-be with the knowledge and answers they’re looking for. We don’t stop there though, we have expert advice on a range of topics, and all of our categories get updated multiple times a day, so if there’s one website for moms you need to bookmark, it’s Mamas Uncut. We cover it all, from the latest and trendiest baby names, in the US and all over the world, to advice for moms in the workplace, or mom to mom advice on balancing it all. Looking for an answer to a specific question you’ve have? Head over to our new answers section, where you can ask questions on a nearly endless amount of topics, and you’ll get answers fast – really fast. Mamas Uncut is more than just the place for moms, it’s the community of moms – all here to help, make friends, and more. Not sure where to start? Take a look at one of our key topic areas like Pregnancy or Relationships – if you’re looking for advice on a specific topic, there’s a pretty good chance that we’ve already written on it (a few times), or that it’s within our answers section. If you don’t have time to read the site every day, we also have a newsletter that you can control how often you want to receive – that way we send all of the must-see content for moms directly to your inbox – it’s that easy. So go ahead and take a look around, ask a question, or just keep reading, we’re glad you’re here.

Leave a Comment