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Three Boys (Ashley)

October 31, 2011

I’m a 26 yr old mother too soon to be three boys. I weighted 96lbs before I got pregnant at 19 and I’m 4’11. I gained 55lbs with my first son Corbyn who is 6 now and he weighted 7lbs 9 oz and was 20 3/4 in long. After him it took a year but I lost down to 92lbs I didn’t work out it just came off from working and from stress and yes I had skin hanging and stretch marks that stayed from the middle of my calf’s to the top of my breasts and yes everywhere in between there even to my crotch. I had my second son Jake at 24 who now is 2 I weighted 102lbs when I got pregnant with him and gained 44lbs with him he weighted 6lbs 11oz and was 21 3/4 in long. I only lost 20 pounds from his pregnancy and everything was still left from the first pregnancy meaning stretch marks and skin. They both were vaginal deliveries and I have noticed the damage it has made too my body but you know what I wouldn’t change any of it and really the only thing that bothers me every now and again is the extra skin only because its hard to find jeans. I love my boys and its all worth it even the sagging breast :) I’m now 34 weeks pregnant with my third boy and I have gained 20lbs so far due to GD I probably would have gained more but I’m on the GD diet and don’t want to take insulin so I’m sticking too it :) Ladies there is no shame in the way our bodies look we are mothers and that is a beautiful gift some women would give anything to look like us just to have the beautiful baby that comes with it remember that !!!

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5 Responses to “Three Boys (Ashley)”

  1. Katy19 Says:
    October 31st, 2011 at 12:25 pm

    you are so brilliant!! i was 18 when i found i was pregnant,i dont care of my body good so now i have stretch marks everywhere and i am ashamed my body:( i have stretch marks under my knees so thats is terrible i summer because i cant wear shorts. and i cant wear a bikini:(

  2. Katy19 Says:
    October 31st, 2011 at 12:25 pm

    im sorry for mistake but my english is not good

  3. Lola Says:
    October 31st, 2011 at 9:27 pm

    You look amazingly beautiful.

  4. mrspetunia Says:
    November 1st, 2011 at 3:41 pm

    I LOVE your pictures, especially the one of you and your little boy! You are just radiant! Enjoy your growing brood and your beautiful body!

  5. Ashley Says:
    November 3rd, 2011 at 3:15 pm

    The picture of me and my son is very special he has SPD and loves leaning back found this maternity pose on the net he was laughing it was a beautiful moment caught by the camera ;)

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