I’m kicking off a series of #TruthTalk videos over on my YouTube channel.
Pregnancy Was Not What I Expected
As many of you know, I didn’t enjoy pregnancy. Yes, it’s a blessing and I’m so grateful for what came of it. But, I also felt blindsided by the entire experience – I felt very lied to by the media and well, the world. There’s so much about pregnancy and motherhood that people don’t know about, and I think that’s mostly because women have been shamed for speaking their truth for so long. I completely disagree with this notion that if you don’t enjoy pregnancy then you won’t love your child. I mean, I wouldn’t be so madly in love with Kai right now if that were the truth.
Turns out, I’m not the only one who didn’t enjoy the 40 weeks of the process to make and bring a human into this world. Have a watch and let me know: