Mum's honest post about what 'real motherhood' looks like goes viral

we love 22/01/2019

YouTube star Colleen Ballinger has called on other mums to show the 'real side' of motherhood online and not just the highlights.

"I see a lot of moms online who portray a perfect, easy lifestyle. but this is a more realistic version of what motherhood looks like." she wrote on her Twitter account.

"I wish more people would show their reality instead of the most perfect version of themselves online. Because the messy stuff is beautiful too."

She then shared a photo she took in the mirror pointing out her lack of make-up, the baby vomit on her shirt, leaking milk and a host of other signs of motherhood.

The photos have been shared hundreds of thousands of times online...