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Teddi Mellencamp Arroyave's life today looks very different than it did just days ago. On Tuesday, February 25, Teddi gave birth to her third baby, a sweet little girl named Dove. Now that mama are baby are both home from the hospital and establishing their new routine, The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills fitness buff is opening up about her postpartum life — and her postpartum body.
On February 28, the mom of three shared a photo of herself standing in profile, with her bare belly on display. "My Day 3 postpartum reality," she wrote, beginning a list of everything this sentimental, beautiful, sleep-deprived stage has been for her.
"It is unbelievable, unconditional love," she began. Later, she touched upon the myriad other emotions she's feeling: "It is humbling, to say the least — switching from the mesh 'mom diaper' with ice from the hospital to high waisted compression panties at home," Teddi wrote. "Embracing and loving this body of mine. It is lots of laughs when Cruz asks why my stomach hasn’t deflated."
Perhaps the greatest takeaway was this. "It is doing your best to not compare your journey to anyone else’s," Teddi wrote. "We each have our own journey and this is mine." Read her full post below.
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