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4 Girls Later (Anonymous)

Hi, I have 4 girls. A 6 year old, 5 year old, 3 year old and 6 month old. I am 24. I have recently lost 50 pounds, I have been trying to tone up but now I am starting to accept maybe this is how my body is now after 4 girls. Some days [...]

Categories: Belly, Four or More Pregnancies, Positive Body Image/Words of Enouragement, Postpartum, Submissions

3rd Time Wasn’t a Charm (Anonymous)

Ages at births: 21, 23, 26 4 months pp Weight gained with pregnancies: 20lb, 30lb, 27lbs Pictures are 38 weeks preggo with #3, 4 months pp side and front view with Cesarean scar I posted on here after my first two babies forever ago it seems, seemed appropriate to do it again. My first birth [...]

Categories: Belly, Cesarean, Cesarean Scar and/or Incision, Postpartum, Pregnant, Submissions, Third Pregnancy

Breastfeeding with Cancer (Valarie)

Originally posted here on Facebook. Today my son and I overcame a huge obstacle in my breast cancer journey. Today he breastfed for the first time after chemotherapy. I was diagnosed with breast cancer at 28 weeks pregnant. My cancer was stage 2, grade 3, and triple negative (very aggressive). So, the doctors decided to [...]

Categories: Breast Cancer, Breastfeeding, Mothers with Health Complications, Postpartum, Submissions

Beauty Comes From Within (Aimee)

Age:27 2 pregnancies 1 birth Age of child: 5month We have all heard the phrases beauty comes from with in and beauty is in the eye of the beholder but such phrases come up short and feel shallow when we are talking about ourselves, our body image. I have struggled with certain aspects of my [...]

Categories: Before Pregnancy, Belly, Breasts, Breasts - Uneven, Cesarean, First Pregnancy, Positive Body Image/Words of Enouragement, Postpartum, Pregnant, Submissions

Number of pregnancies/births: 4/3 Age: 23 How far postpartum: Kids are 5,3,2 I've posted to this site 2 or 3 times now, and I am choosing to do so again because once again I have a new perspective. I felt for a long time, until recently actually that my self worth was based on my [...]

Categories: Abortion/Life after Abortion, Four or More Pregnancies, No Photos (Story Only), Positive Body Image/Words of Enouragement, Postpartum, Submissions

34yo Mother of 3 (Anonymous)

I became a widow 2 years ago in my early 30's. I didn't expect to be dating ever again...the prospect of showing your naked torso to a man who didn't help put those stripes there is a frightening one to say the least. When the date clothes come off this is what you see...no hiding [...]

Categories: 5+ Years Postpartum, Belly, Four or More Pregnancies, Postpartum, Submissions, Widow

Before there was you… (Lilola)

There was just me, my story starts typical enough, married my high school sweetheart at 18yo, we were happy just being together conquering the world. Time passes by and I was 24yo, wondering where was time going. I was also wondering why no children yet, why no pregnancy scare, why no monthly periods. So at [...]

Categories: Before Pregnancy, Belly, Breasts, Child Loss, Infertility, Mom over 30, Postpartum, Pregnant, Submissions, Third Pregnancy

I am 24 years old, I have 2 beautiful little girls - a 2 year old and a 6 month old, and I love them with all my heart and soul. However, I am so disgusted and ashamed of my body that I won't let my husband see me naked. I gained 40 pounds with [...]

Categories: Belly, Breasts, Butt, Postpartum, Second Pregnancy, Submissions

I have been really depressed over the years about my body. I have always been small chested, not even a full A cup. I have had four children. Breast fed the youngest past a year old. My cup size ranged from a before pregnant to probably a DD. Then back down to a 30B (technically [...]

Categories: Four or More Pregnancies, Mom over 30, No Photos (Story Only), Submissions

I'm always struggling with accepting my new body. I know we should not dwell on the negative of child birth when the positive is two beautiful girls now 6 and 5. I'm 30 now but still struggling with insecurities. I would love to be this fit mom but with a full time job getting out [...]

Categories: 5+ Years Postpartum, Belly, Mom over 30, Postpartum, Second Pregnancy, Submissions