Heidi Vary has no regrets about leaving the Sugababes.
The 39-year-old star – who’s married to Alex Partakis and has daughters Aurelia, 5 and 20-month-old Athena with him – took over from Siobhán Donaghy within the Sugababes in 2002, with whom he launched a string of primary singles.
However now, despite the fact that the group is again along with authentic members Siobhan, Mutya Buena and Keisha Buchanan, Heidi – who final carried out with the group in 2001 – has admitted that her important aim in life is maternity.
He mentioned new! journal: “Once I was within the Sugababes, I lived out of a suitcase for about 15 years. And once I had Aurelia, I simply wished to be dwelling and was fortunate sufficient to be in a scenario the place I may make that call. This was the My important focus since I had her after which Athena got here alongside. It is all in regards to the ladies. While you’re in a band, there’s a lot rigidity on you as an individual and it is at all times about you. However when you’ve gotten children, out of the blue it isn’t it is extra all about you.The main focus is not on what my hair appears to be like like or if I am a measurement 8 or a measurement 12, is there a much bigger fish to fry.
Nevertheless, the ‘Spherical Spherical’ hitmaker — who was additionally a member of Atomic Kitten within the late ’90s alongside Kerry Katona and Liz McClarnon earlier than being changed by Natasha Hamilton — added that being a mother or father will be ‘demanding’ , particularly since his youngest is the age the place he is “at all times on the go.”
She added: ‘Ladies are our world. However children undoubtedly include their very own challenges. It may be demanding at instances when you possibly can’t get everybody out on time otherwise you’re making an attempt to get a job accomplished, particularly with our toddler. She’s on the age the place you want eyes at the back of your head. Somebody at all times must be watching her. She’s additionally a feisty little factor. So she’s at all times on the go!