Celebrity parents are famous for throwing over-the-top birthday parties, but it’s a trend that Melissa Etheridge says she eschews with her children Bailey Jean, 12 ½, Beckett, 10 ½, and soon-to-be 3-year-old twins Miller Steven and Johnnie Rose.
To the contrary, the 48-year-old songstress tells OK! that she and wife Tammy Lynn prefer “small parties” for their brood. Melissa explains,
As the twins start preschool and Bailey settles into middle school, Melissa knows her way around the classroom. “I’ve got the whole range of school experiences,” she notes. “I just love watching my kids grow.” Adding that her wife and children make her “incredibly happy,” Melissa reveals,