Being Kendra: Cribs, Cocktails, and Getting My Sexy Back by Kendra Wilkinson

By Kendra Wilkinson

Kendra Wilkinson has printed herself before—in the pages of Playboy and on her fact express, Kendra. Now she finds her deepest part, sharing the ups and downs, the thrill and demanding situations of motherhood, marriage, and existence within the spotlight.

In this intimate follow-up to her New York Times bestseller, Sliding into Home, Kendra confides her such a lot candid ideas and emotions on her reports as a brand new mother, and he or she divulges her secrets and techniques on the way to do all of it and make it glance effortless, horny, and fun—even whilst it’s not.

Now with a husband and child in her existence, a booming model to control, and her personal must take into consideration too, Kendra is studying the artwork of stability, occasionally the demanding means. no longer eager to pawn her baby off to nannies like such a lot of different stars, Kendra relishes the function of supermom—kissing boo-boos, making lunches, scheduling playdates—all whereas juggling appearances, work out video clips, or even education for the ultra-competitive hit convey Dancing with the Stars.

While Being Kendra is filled with humor and precise tales that girls can relate to, it’s additionally a heartrending examine Kendra’s very own trip via a few darkish areas, together with a personal fight with postpartum melancholy and a truly public tussle with post-baby weight reduction. Kendra, who has constantly been identified for her athletic (and better) determine, opens up approximately her efforts to get her bikini physique again and the trouble of no longer taking a look horny, which she believed used to be her most useful caliber. Her struggle to reduce weight at any expense, chronicled at the covers of numerous magazines, has turn into yet one more triumph for Kendra as she maintains to achieve the face of adversity.

From dental assistant, to Playboy female friend and face of a franchise, to spouse and new mom, Kendra has embraced what lifestyles has thrown at her with selection, fortitude, and a prepared giggle. This bold and sincere memoir captures Kendra and her relations of their top and worst moments as she lives, loves, rebounds, and, finally, unearths her position in her new world.

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