Anna Faris Second-Guesses Her Parenting Choices After Putting Her Son in the Spotlight

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Over the weekend, Anna Faris hit the red carpet to promote The Emoji Movie, in which she voices a character called Jailbreak. Faris's date was none other than Jack, her 4-year-old son with Chris Pratt. The event was actually Jack's first red carpet, and he absolutely loved all the attention "just like mommy," Faris told ET. Faris also admitted that bringing Jack with her to the Hollywood event made her a bit uneasy.


"But it does feel like, 'Am I doing the right thing as a parent?'" she wondered aloud. 

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Even though wondering if your LO ought to accompany you to a red carpet premiere isn't exactly an everyday worry for most moms, every mom can relate to constantly asking herself Faris's question: "Is this the right thing for my kid?" You can consult books, experts, friends, loved ones, and your gut and still end up second-guessing yourself. 

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Noting that her son was having a blast, Faris also admitted, "It's also terrifying to bring your kid to such a public event." Totally real, too. Whether you're bringing your newborn out to the grocery store for the first time, traveling for the first time with your toddler, or walking in front of rows of paparazzi with your kiddo, you're bound to be thoroughly stressed!

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Ultimately, wondering and worrying that you're doing right by your kid is just an inextricable part of motherhood. All you can do is consider the information in front of you at any given time and make the best possible decision. From what we can tell, this is one celeb mama who's doing an amazing job raising her lil' boy!

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