Serena Williams is just like every new mom. She asked Twitter for breastfeeding advice
She might be a super athlete, but Serena Williams turned to Twitter when she needed a little advice on motherhood.more lifestyle Updated: Dec 14, 2017 09:22 IST
Serena Williams is a rock star on the tennis court, but she’s a new mother too, full of questions and anxieties. This week, she turned to Twitter to ask fellow mothers about their breastfeeding journey.
“How long did you breastfeed? Is it weird that I get emotional when I even just think about when it’s time to stop?” she asked.
Fellow moms:— Serena Williams (@serenawilliams) December 6, 2017
How long did you breastfeed? Is it weird that I get emotional when I even just think about when it's time to stop? pic.twitter.com/YOz4oeIajH
She was flooded with thousands of responses from encouraging mothers. Most of them agreed that the length of the breastfeeding journey is totally up to the new mama and her baby. Also the emotional feeling thinking about weaning? It’s completely normal as there are so many hormones at play.
Proves that celebrities are just like us.
3.5 years (and I did it on the down low for another 1.5 years). My son didn't want to stop. Best decision I made. Every child I different. He's my only and I wouldn't do anything differently.— Doctor Jo (@jojeegirl) December 6, 2017
Still 🤱🏾 at 18 months, and definitely sad that one day it will be over.— Gerri Kimble (@GerriKimble) December 7, 2017
Williams gave birth to a baby girl named Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr in September. Later, she married her partner and father of the baby, tech entrepreneur Alexis Ohanian in November.
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First Published: Dec 14, 2017 09:19 IST