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Old 03-04-2011, 03:47 AM - Thread Starter
 
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http://theshapeofamother.com/

 

I have followed this site since it was opened, and it really makes you feel better about your mommy body. Just thought i would sare :] 


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Looks really neat.  A head's up (which they do warn about on the website): the pictures are not "work safe".  I almost clicked through from the office before reading that, so figured I warn anybody else :)  Excited to check it out from home tonight!  Thanks for sharing!


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Aahhh, thank you!  I needed this.  Despite a good relationship with food and lots of walks, my post-C-section tummy still looks like I am five months pregnant (my older son recently suggested I start doing crunches...).  What a lovely resource!


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Thank you so, so, so much for sharing this website.. I have been feeling so disgusted with myself to the point I don't even want to leave the house. It's ridiculous. I go somewhere, and I get stared down like I'm the most disgusting thing to walk this earth, whereas before I got smiles and waves. It depresses me to no end.

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Thanks!

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That's an awesome site. I'm slowly coming to accept my new body and it helps to read about and see other women who also have stretch marks and extra skin.

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When I first became a mom at 17 it was so hard to accept my new body, but this site helped me so much. I am glad that you ladies enjoy it!


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Yay! The founder of SOAM is a good friend of mine. She is a wonderful mother and friend and has really helped a lot of mothers feel better about their bodies.

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I think she should have a section for faces/acne after pregnancy. I like my body better now then before my pregnancy and I didn't get stretch marks really. I do have a nice c-section scar that I'd like to take some pictures of. What I'm having a problem with right now is my acne.
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