Jessica Alba spoke on Katherine Schwarzenegger’s parenting-themed show. The program, titled “Before, During & After Baby”, aired on Instagram on July 23. The opportunity for the actress and businesswoman to talk about her life as a mother and in particular about her daughter Honor.
She said she sees a therapist regularly with her 13-year-old elder. She made this decision not to repeat the same mistakes as her parents and not to lose contact with her teenage daughter. She confides: “I started in therapy with her when she was 11 years old […] I feel that my relationship with my parents really suffered because they didn’t know how to communicate with me. . I didn’t want this breakup with Honor, so we went to therapy together. “
Jessica Alba has better communication with her daughter since seeing a therapist
Thanks to the therapist’s work, Jessica Alba realized that her daughter wanted to spend more time individually with her, without her sister Haven. Following this discussion, she admitted her mistake: “I find it hard not to treat her like a little girl. I want to treat them all like babies. I want to keep them. I always tend to raise them like a baby. if they were small “.
Since then, the actress has recognized that her daughter has gained self-confidence, that she expresses herself more freely and that she is more responsible. The move allowed the Sin City star to bond with her eldest daughter and gain a better understanding of her.
Jessica Alba and Cash Warren (whom she met in 2004 on the set of Fantastic Four) are the parents of three children: 13-year-old Honor, 9-year-old Haven and 3-year-old Hayes.
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