Tag Archives: Body Image

What Happened To Kim Kardashian During Her Pregnancy Is Abhorrent

Scary Mommy, Kim Kardashian/Instagram and Randy Brooke/WireImage/Gary Miller/FilmMagic/Getty I was off the wall one night about going to the Chinese buffet with my family. I was six months pregnant with my third child and I was starving all the damn time. I knew my baby needed food and I adhered to his wishes.  I gained…

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I Love My ‘Mom Pouch’ and Stretch Marks More Than I Ever Thought I Would

Courtesy of Lindsay Wolf It’s almost bedtime, and the kids are going bonkers. My nine-month-old has just learned how to walk, so he’s traipsing around the room like he owns the joint (and he kinda does). My 3-year-old is donning a cape and nothing else, as she runs around in circles making airplane sounds and…

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Five Beautiful Truths about Postpartum Bodies

photo courtesy of @alliesdasilva Oh boy, this is the thing that is hard to ask, but am I vain because I am not always in love with my postpartum body? I go through waves and cycles of thinking, wait I have a life giving, life sustaining, powerful, beautiful body! I think this in the shower, that my…

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I Am Plus-Size, Pregnant, And Healthy — Thank You Very Much

Katie Cloyd/Instagram I’m pregnant with my third and last baby. This pregnancy, like my other two, has been completely uneventful so far. I mean, yes, I’m uncomfortable and tired and nauseous. I’m older than I was the first time. I have hemorrhoids, my boobs hurt, and I’m cranky. The usual stuff. But overall, pregnancy pretty…

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