Despite being in awe of her body and its capabilities, her journey to self-love hasn’t been linear.
"There have been times I have stood in my closet and just cried. Hated getting dressed. Didn’t feel good!” she continued. “It takes so much for me to look decent. I have to eat just right and Work my ass off! I cannot fight the fact that I have the propensity to be the Pillsbury dough boy! (Now all I can think about is crescent rolls).” Same, girl. Same.
She also warned her followers about the dangers of falling into the comparison trap – something it took her 45 years to learn.
"DON’T Be fooled by what you see when people are thin right after baby. Don’t compare yourself to the magazines and the red carpets. If I looked decent on anything I have done since I had my two kids, I have clawed my way there. You can too!" she shared. "However, it is hard to sustain and can take a lot of the joy out of life with food. I But not anymore. NOW I have found that elusive B called BALANCE. 45! It only took 45 years to find myself. Right where I am supposed to be."
“And it’s not perfect. But it’s me. And most importantly, I want to share it with you. Ps this is the power of @marniealton, she’s the one who helped me be @santaclaritadiet ready! #WELLNESSWEEK," she wrote.
God we love you, Drew.