As Simpson famous within the essay, she’s confronted public scrutiny, judgment and physique shaming over her weight all through her profession. However the second she determined to throw out the size got here in 2019, when she weighed herself three weeks earlier than she gave start to her now 3-year-old daughter Birdie.
“I weighed greater than my husband, a six-foot-three former tight finish within the NFL,” Simpson who additionally shares daughter Maxwell, 9, and son Ace, 8, along with her partner Eric Johnson, wrote.
Afterwards, Simpson began to cry. “Right here I used to be, creating life, this miracle child that we did not count on however welcomed as a result of we knew she was precisely who we wanted to finish our household,” she continued. “My coronary heart actually beat for hers. I seemed down at my stomach, which was all I may see again then anyway, then over to the size. ‘This,’ I mentioned aloud, ‘is just not proper.'”
So, The Dukes of Hazzard actress took the size and put it straight in a trash bag. “‘Goodbye,’ I instructed the size,” she wrote within the essay. “I do not care should you’re damaged. I am not.”