Nearly dual years after welcoming son Hank, first-time mom Kendra Wilkinson has strictly bounced back.
“[After we had a baby,] we felt like we had to be a opposite person. we had to be regressive and wear turtlenecks and be someone that we wasn’t,” she told PEOPLE Saturday pool at Las Vegas’s Wet Replublic.
“Now that we have my physique back and we feel good again, we have the ideal volume of balance. It’s all about anticipating the balance.”
However, training to juggle her family of 3 — including father Hank Baskett — and still say her own clarity of self was anything but easy for the Being Kendra: Cribs, Cocktails, and Getting My Sexy Back author, who has been open about her conflict with postpartum depression.
“It got flattering bad, [but] not to the indicate where we would mistreat my family. we was a great mom and did what we indispensable to, but we was definitely unequivocally depressed,” she says. “[Motherhood is] a big change in life and it happened overnight.”
For Wilkinson, 26, she believes the problem began when all of her courtesy incited toward her son, withdrawal little time for herself. And when she felt the public pressure to recover her body after baby, the existence star admits the feverishness became too most to handle.
“At the time we was doing whatever we could for the baby, but we mislaid myself and it was unequivocally frustrating,” she shares. “Being in the spotlight is a lot of vigour about losing the weight, [especially] entrance from the Playboy world.”
Noting that “a lot of women humour from PPD,” Wilkinson hopes that pity her story offers a support complement for others confronting the same struggles. ”It needs to be talked about,” she explains.
Now happily staid into her new lifestyle, Wilkinson admits she has schooled to “still have a lot of fun” — despite to the kick of a opposite drum. “It’s a whole opposite life, but a improved life,” she says.
“Your baby is no. 1 100 percent of the time, but we do still take me time – you need to do that every now and then. I’m behind to being that Kendra that everybody knew at the Playboy Mansion, but a lot some-more mature and grown up. I’m some-more wakeful of life.”
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