These days, Kelsea Ballerini is loving herself like she means it.
The 28-year-old nation music star opened up about her previous physique picture points in her new e book of poetry Feel Your Way Through, sharing that she battled an consuming dysfunction for years earlier than in search of assist on the age of 18. In a poem titled “Kangaroo,” Ballerini recalled how a boy from her childhood had nicknamed her after the marsupial due to her “belly and little legs.”
Ballerini, who mentioned she took slimming capsules and struggled with bulimia as a toddler, seemed again at how far she’s come since that tough time. The singer advised People in a brand new interview, “It’s a journey, and it’s never-ending.”
That lesson definitely rang true to Ballerini after a Today efficiency in 2015, when she “saw an article pop up, and it said, ‘Ballerini debuts baby bump.'”
She recalled, “I reverted back to that 12-year-old version of me but thought: Either you’re going to get triggered by this all the time, or you’re going to get to a point where you’re okay enough to look past it.”