The This Is Us actress spoke with Dr. Ashurina Ream of Lansinoh’s Clinical Advisory Network during an Instagram Live converse and discovered how postpartum has been going for her.
Click inside to read what Mandy shared…
Mandy admitted that she had” these preconceived notions of myself going into motherhood…Obviously, I knew it was going to be challenging but I felt,’ Oh, maybe I have this natural maternal line-up .'”
She added that she” didn’t really recognize the worries, the fears” that come with being a mom, including the” concern of making developmental milestones .”
Mandy also admitted that at times, motherhood is isolating for her.
” The isolation is an aspect that reached me that I wasn’t really expecting ,” she shared, and mentioned that” life is sort of existing in these two to 3 hour increments and I’m always made to ensure that I’m producing fairly[ milk ].”
Mandy too opened up about how she has fought maintaining her friendships, as many of her friends have older children and not babies.
” It’s hard to find a community with new mamas to talk to and confide in ,” she supplemented.” It’s terrifying. I’m actually a really shy person .”
However, Mandy did just have a baby playdate with several other personalities. Listen to Mandy’s full conference below 😛 TAGEND
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