Exhausted? Haven’t showered in a few days? Need a vacation?
If this describes how you feel while tending to your child’s every need, you’ll enjoy this tribute from the Sydney Philharmonia Choirs.
The winning version was written by a Australian father of three, Matthew Hodge. He said he was inspired by his youngest son, who at just a year old at the time, started walking, climbing and generally causing mayhem.
The Ode to Sleep Deprived Parents and Terrorising Toddlers, includes such lyrics as: ‘Put my phone down/Where are your pants?’, ‘Why won’t you sleep?/Is it your teeth?’ – all of which will be instantly recognizable to the harassed parents of those entering and very busy toddlers.