Haylie Duff Is 'Passing' on Projects to Focus on Daughter's Transition into Preschool: 'Constant Ebb and Flow'
Haylie Duff opens up about her motherhood fears and turning down projects to be with her daughter in Mini Magazine's summer 2017 cover story
Mama can do it all – but that doesn’t mean it’s always easy.
Adds the 32-year-old, “There isn’t a clear-cut way to be a parent. We will all make mistakes.”
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Though she successfully handles a lot – including her children’s clothing line Little Moon Society – Duff admits, “Sometimes it all comes crashing down but there is such beauty in the chaos.”
“I never knew I was capable of juggling so many things!” she tells the magazine. “I think that surprised me the most.”
Her priorities have also shifted, Duff shares, adding, “It taught me love on a whole different level. It made me realize that this life isn’t just about me and what I want.”
Part of parenting in Hollywood includes saying no, which Duff tells the magazine she does more often these days: “I have to consider if things fit in to what is going on in Ryan’s world.”
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She explains, “For example, I just finished a handful of TV movies, but now I am passing on things so I can transition her into preschool. It’s a constant ebb and flow.”
And little Ryan is “so funny and adventurous these days,” says Duff, admitting, “I really love the wild twos!”