Pregnant Jeannie Mai Shares Why She Changed Her Mind About Motherhood

10/15/2021 7:51:00 AM

Jeannie Mai is sharing what made her change her mind about motherhood.

Jeannie Mai is sharing what made her change her mind about motherhood.

Mai who previously said she didn't want kids, explained the childhood trauma that led her to that decision and what changed her mind.

The Real co-host, who had previously been adamant about not wanting kids, says husband, Jeezy, shifted her outlook on the future and made hercomfortable with starting a family.And while Mai is excited to start her family, the pregnant TV personality, who has been open about the

sexual abuse she enduredas a child, admitted that she still worries if she'll be able to protect her child in the way that she wasn't protected herself.In 2019, Mai shared that she was molested by a family member at age 9. The years of alleged abuse, by who she says was a 16-year-old cousin who babysat her after school, led to a nearly 10-year falling out with her mother, Olivia, who initially didn't believe her. It's something the host said she's still working through today.

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