Harry Connick Jr. Says He and Wife Jill Goodacre Never Embarrassed Their Daughters
Harry Connick Jr. is a father to three daughters — but not once have they asked to be dropped off the next block over, he tells PEOPLE
Harry Connick Jr. may be a dad to three girls who are almost all grown up now, but he never went through the “embarrassing parent” phase.
“You constantly hear stories about kids who get embarrassed by their parents or daughters who get embarrassed by their dads … and I’m not saying this to be cool, but we never really got into that,” says Connick, 50.
Want all the latest pregnancy and birth announcements, plus celebrity mom blogs? Click here to get those and more in the PEOPLE Babies newsletter.
FROM PEOPLETV: How Today‘s Savannah Guthrie Copes With a Toddler, a Newborn AND 3 a.m. Wake-Up Calls!
“It was never really that, ‘Can you drop me off a block away from school because I don’t want to be seen with you?’ ” explains the New Orleans born-and-raised star.
“It was never like that with us. We never had that, and I don’t know why, but we’ve always had a unique relationship and it’s been pretty great,” adds Connick.