Alex Jones has reflected on her “ridiculous” thoughts in relation to work and The One Show after welcoming her first child. The presenter said she “made unrealistic promises” after she and her husband Charlie Thomson, who she wed in 2015, fell pregnant.
The 42-year-old said she “definitely” went back to work too soon following the birth of her eldest, Ted, now three.
The small screen favourite became a mother for the first time in January 2017, just weeks after embarking on maternity leave.
Alex then returned to the famous BBC sofa in April.
Speaking to the latest issue of Good Housekeeping, she reflected on the mistake she made as well as if she is planning more children in the future.
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When asked if she wished she’d taken longer maternity leave, she commented: “Definitely. I’d made unrealistic promises before I went off to have a baby.
“I’d never had a child before; I had no idea. And I had this fear it would interfere, that…