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Do you love yourself more now that you are pregnant or had a baby?

personally speaking, not what people think...

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ELIJAHSMOM1111

Asked by ELIJAHSMOM1111 at 5:15 PM on Jun. 30, 2011 in Beauty & Style

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  • As a whole? Yes, for sure.
    In Parts? There is certainly some collateral physical damage that I DO NOT love. I wouldn't give up my babes for anything, but I had no clue my body would be damaged and falling apart from the ordeal.
    ImaginationMama

    Answer by ImaginationMama at 5:47 PM on Jun. 30, 2011

  • No. I love myself just as I always have.
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 6:02 PM on Jun. 30, 2011

  • I don't know if I love myself more but I definitely appreciate my body more because I understand better
    what it is capable of now
    devsmom98

    Answer by devsmom98 at 8:37 PM on Jun. 30, 2011

  • Not necessarily. I feel like I have more value, because I'm so important to my child, and I feel a responsibility to take care of myself for his sake. Doens't mean I didn't take care of myself before, but I wouldn't, for example, go skydiving now that I have a toddler. Which I did when I was single.
    Adelicious

    Answer by Adelicious at 9:01 PM on Jun. 30, 2011

  • I certainly dislike myself more now after becoming a mom. My body is destroyed now and it does not help someone who was very self conscious already. I have no confidence on my appearance or how I am doing as a mother. I feel I could do so much better. But, then again, when your own mother tries to say you are not a good mom and how pratically everything I say or do is not right, that doesn't help things. I am more cautious now about our safety and such, and always put them first.
    AngieBry

    Answer by AngieBry at 10:19 AM on Jul. 1, 2011

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