"I don't want the show to end, but I sometimes think I would be so happy if it did and I could just move away from it all," the 37-year-old mother of three admits to YOU magazine. "By the end of every season I've had enough, but then once we have had a break I'm ready for more."
Kourtney confesses that she struggles sometimes with describing her profession. "When I fill out a form at passport control I always struggle with what to say when it asks for my profession: businesswoman or TV personality or mom," she quips. "I mean, number one is always mom."
While the family's reality shows have made Kourtney and her sisters favorites with the paparazzi, she sometimes forgets that she's famous. "I don't live my life thinking, 'I'm a role model,'" she touts. "I still feel surprised when I'm recognized in the street. I forget that so many people know who I am and have seen me give birth."
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Cameras were rolling when Kourtney delivered her oldest children, Penelope, 4, and Mason, 6, and have also been there through her breakup with her longtime boyfriend and the father of her children, Scott Disick. "I find co-parenting really easy," she shares. "Scott and I communicate all the time. You have to keep discussing what's going on because as the children grow older, the rules need to be renegotiated. We make sure we go on days out together because the kids love it, but it's really hard when you're at the zoo and there are cameras in your face all day."
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Kourtney also says that it was her original goal not to have her kids on KUWTK at all, but that proved difficult. "I wanted the children to feel free to run about where they wanted -- it's their home, after all -- so it was easier to let them," she explains. "They have known the crew all their lives and the team are very respectful about leaving at 6 p.m., when I like to have family time."
The reality star adds that she hopes raising her two sons around such strong women in her family will prove beneficial. "Hopefully they will appreciate a woman who is strong and assertive, and see that as an asset, not as threatening," Kourtney exclaims. "I think in today's world that's the way you want a woman to be, but a lot of men can't handle that. Get with the program, guys!"
LAS VEGAS, NV - FEBRUARY 21: Television personalities Scott Disick (L) and Kourtney Kardashian appear at 1 OAK Nightclub at The Mirage Hotel & Casino on February 21, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by David Becker/WireImage)
LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 23: Television personality Kourtney Kardashian attends Scott's birthday celebration at 1 OAK Nightclub at The Mirage Hotel & Casino on May 23, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Steven Lawton/FilmMagic)
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BRIDGEHAMPTON, NY - AUGUST 09: TV Personality Kourtney Kardashian and husband Scott Disick attend Women's Health Hosts Hamptons 'Party Under The Stars' for RUN10 FEED10 at Bridgehampton Tennis and Surf Club on August 9, 2014 in Bridgehampton, New York. (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/Getty Images for Women's Health)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 02: Television personalities Kim Kardashian (L) and Kourtney Kardashian attend the 22nd Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party at The City of West Hollywood Park on March 2, 2014 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for EJAF)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 12: Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick are seen in Sag Harbor on June 12, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by David Krieger/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 26: Kourtney Kardashian,Kendall Jenner and Kris Jenner are seen in the Meat Packing District on June 26, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Alo Ceballos/GC Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - NOVEMBER 07: Kris Jenner (R) and Scott Disick (L) celebrates Kris Jenner's birthday at 1 OAK nightclub at the Mirage Hotel and Casino on November 7, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Denise Truscello/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 26: Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick are seen on September 26, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
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NEW YORK, NY - MAY 31: (L-R) Television personalities Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick are seen on May 31, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by NCP/Star Max/GC Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 11: Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick are seen at LAX airport on March 11, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by GVK/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 23: Kourtney Kardashian and photographer Brian Bowen Smith attend the Brian Bowen Smith WILDLIFE show hosted by Casamigos Tequila at De Re Gallery on October 23, 2014 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Rochelle Brodin/Getty Images)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 02: (L-R) Kim Kardashian, Sir Elton John and Kourtney Kardashian attend the 22nd Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party at The City of West Hollywood Park on March 2, 2014 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for EJAF)