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Candid Pregnancy Chat with Emily DiDonato

Hi I'm Katrina~ Welcome to Live Beautifully! We connect on all things life, love, motherhood, careers, and overcoming obstacles, together. 

Hi! Happy Friday! Wow, it’s been a whirlwind. Bella has been back in school for 2 weeks (she was out for 6 weeks!) so I’m finally back in my workflow and routine. It feels good to have some structure and she’s loving all her time with friends. I know this winter season has been tough so far for everyone, so I hope you’re all feeling like you are coming up for air now. Just think… we have 6 more weeks until springtime. Hang in there!

Today on the Live Beautifully podcast, I sit down with one of my dear friends, Emily DiDonato. She is a supermodel who has graced the pages of Sports Illustrated, Elle, Marie Claire, Vogue and just about every iconic publication. She is the co-founder of the minimalist skincare brand, Covey *hello glowing skin*. She’s also a certified health coach, yoga instructor, wife, and new mom.

In this episode, we talk about everything from meeting her husband on an airplane, to launching her business Covey, and the 5 most surprising things that came with pregnancy. We also chat about our personal superpowers of motherhood and changes in body image. She’s not only one of the most recognizable supermodels and founders out there, she’s also the most humble, kind-hearted, and beautiful souls you’ll ever meet.- you’re going to fall in love with getting to know her more. 

5 Most Surprising Things About Pregnancy with Emily DiDonato

  1. Loneliness: The challenges of feeling like you’re alone in the hard effects of pregnancy.
  2. Body Image: Learning to embrace and love your changing body.
  3. Outside Opinions: Allowing yourself to have your own journey despite differing opinions.
  4. Food Aversions: Letting go of what you think your pregnancy symptoms should be.
  5. Identity: The changes in your expectations of a career alongside motherhood.


Emily shared a code with you all to order her skincare COVEY! Use your code Katrina10 on You’re going to love the simple 3 step routine- cleanse, vitamin C, and moisturize. Thank you Emily!

More From Emily on Body Image

Thank you for joining us for this candid chat!


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