11 Women on Feeling More Body Positive Than Ever After Kids

mom and babyThere are so many ways that having a baby changes your life -- emotionally, financially, and even physically. We know that our bodies will change with pregnancy, but sometimes it can be surprising that some of those changes might be permanent.


My children are 4 and 7 and I am still working on making peace with a body that has been changed by stretch marks and a stomach that seems permanently softer. Most days I feel comfortable in my own skin, but other days are more of a struggle.

This struggle is why I love the inspiring advice of the women in this story who were happy to share with us how they improved their body image after kids and learned to love themselves, changed body and all.

Read on for a dose of body confidence!


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