If there ever was a real come-to-Jesus moment, it might be seeing your naked, postpartum body for the first time. I know it was for me when I was staring at my fleshy tummy in the brutally unforgiving lights of the hospital bathroom. It's easy to get caught up in wanting our bodies to bounce back, given how, as new moms, we are inundated with images of seemingly perfect celebrities who practically sprint out of the labor and delivery ward in skintight spandex. That's why photographer Liliana Taboas of Divine Mothering wants women to see different images of new moms, and how they really look postpartum. But the photographs featured in her book, "I Will Always Be Your Mother," are about more than showcasing women's bodies after baby as a way to suggest it's okay to look like a real person after birth. No, according to Liliana, it's about time we shifted our focus from how a woman's body looks postpartum, to what it just did!
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At the time, he claimed he was madly in love with his infamous paramour and didn't consider himself a rape victim. He even lived with his former teacher after she was sentenced to an month suspended sentence and had a second child with her. The renewed relationship was eventually discovered and Letourneau was sent to prison for violating the terms of her suspended sentence. But now, his lawyers say, he has taken a downward spiral into drug abuse, scrapes with the law and depression, which he blames on his officials at his former school and in his hometown.