Mom Reveals What It Feels To Be Pregnant From Week To Week In Brutally Honest Instagram Pics


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When mom of two Maya Vorderstrasse got tired of seeing pregnancy portrayed as perfect and easy on social media, she decided to show the world how it actually feels.

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“Honestly I was so tired of seeing motherhood portrayed as perfect, flawless, and effortless on social media because I never felt like it was like that for me,” she told Huffington. “So I embraced my chaotic life, and decided to share it with everyone in the hopes of helping other mothers realize that it’s OK to not have it all figured out.” So, when Vorderstrasse was pregnant, she regularly posted pictures next to a letter board, sharing how she was feeling or thinking that day. From food cravings to wild bladder to swollen feet – she shared how pregnancy actually feels in the most hilarious and honest way. Vorderstrasse gave birth to her daughter just over two weeks ago and she’s continuing to share her funny letter board pics – we can’t wait to see how they progress! You can check them out below, and follow this funny mom on Instagram.

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  1. 1 Mom of two Maya Vorderstrasse was tired of seeing pregnancy portrayed as perfect and easy on social media


  2. 2 So she decided to show the world how it actually feels


  3. 3 “Honestly I was so tired of seeing motherhood portrayed as perfect, flawless, and effortless on social media,” she said


  4. 4 “Because I never felt like it was like that for me”


  5. 5 “So I embraced my chaotic life, and decided to share it with everyone in the hopes of helping other mothers realize that it’s OK to not have it all figured out”


  6. 6 So, when she found out she was pregnant again, just two months after having a baby


  7. 7 She decided to document her journey with letter board pics, sharing how she was feeling


  8. 8 And did so in the most hilarious and honest way


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  10. 10 Vorderstrasse gave birth to her daughter just over two weeks ago


  11. 11


  12. 12 And she’s continuing to share her funny letter board pics


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  14. 14 We can’t wait to see how they progress!


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