Shares its truth. As she reflected on her journey to becoming a mother, Anne Hathaway became honest about the difficulties that are not often discussed.
“There’s this tendency to portray getting pregnant, having children in one light, as if it’s all positive. But I know from my own experience that it’s so much more complicated than that,” Hathaway explained. 39, during an interview with WSJ. Magazine published Tuesday, March 22nd.
That The devil carries Prada star opened up to feel a connection with other women who have been through similar challenges when starting a family. “And when you find out that your pain is shared by others, you just think, ‘I just feel it’s useful information to have, so I’m not isolated in my pain,” Hathaway added. is there to be ashamed of? It’s sadness, and it’s a part of life. ”
New York native sharing sons Jonathan, 6, and Jack, 2, with her husband Adam Shulman, revealed that she would not rule out expanding her family further in the future. For Hathaway, it was only when she became a mother that she felt “completely landed and fully here.”
“It’s not like I lacked integrity, but it made me want to be completely true to my word at all levels,” she elaborated. “And that meant stopping all the nonsense I had going on inside myself. And those are small breaks you sometimes give yourself when you know you’re not your best self.”
During the interview, Hathaway also explained why she would like her children to stay away from acting while still young. “I would probably take the same grip that my parents did with me, which is, ‘You have all the time in the world to be a professional actor, you can only be a child once,'” she said.
That We went down star continued: “So I would encourage them to study, go to school, read, but I would strongly discourage them from starting too young. I think they will be in a position where they will be able to to go to college and find out where they want to go from there. “
Since she welcomed her children Princess diaries Star has been honest about the ups and downs of pregnancy and parenting. In July 2019, Hathaway described her fertility struggles and wrote via Instagram: “All funny aside, for anyone going through infertility and conception hell, know that it was not a straight line to any of my pregnancies. Sending you extra love.”