'She is watching me' Mum reveals how her daughter convinced her to wear a bikini for her swimming class | goodtoknow

A mum has shared a powerful message of body acceptance after her three year old daughter encouraged her to buy a bikini for her swim class.

Shelby Eckard blogs online as PCOS Support Girl, and has gained a following online for her honest accounts of dealing with the effects of the condition. But despite her commitment to body positivity, there was still one hurdle that she couldn't quite get over.

'My daughter starts swim lessons tomorrow. And, I hate to admit this, but she should have started two years ago,' she began. 'But my fear of getting in a pool, in front of others, who knew me, in a bathing suit won.'

Source: http://www.goodtoknow.co.uk/family/549853/mum-reveals-how-daughter-convinced-her-to-wear-bikini-swim-class

Bare Note: As body positive parents, we LOVE it when kids end up enlightening parents to their body image issues!