High School Musical star Ashley Tisdale is moving along with her pregnancy, and isn't afraid to bare it all for fans to see! The actress, who is expecting her first child with husband Christopher French, stripped down for a nude selfie showing off her growing bump — and she added a little reminder that we all need to prioritize a bit of self-love these days.
"So much of the time we give our love to others," she wrote on Instagram under the February 1 photo of her pregnant figure. "Let's start loving ourselves and our bodies in every shape and form. Our bodies do a lot for us every day and we neglect to acknowledge that. Thank your body and say I love you."
Fans flocked to praise the selfie, with French himself commenting, "The most beautiful and badass woman in the world."
While the pandemic has brought so much frustration, the couple said they were thrilled to have this spark of light in a dark year. "This year has obviously been hard," Tisdale captioned a photo of herself with French from their gender reveal party. "For so many. Ups and downs, and an emotional roller coaster.
Tisdale's family plans have clearly taken a turn from 2019, when she revealed she wasn’t quite ready to become a mama just yet. "Whether you’re traveling or you have to work or education or you’re married and not ready to have a kid yet, there are options out there," she told PEOPLE. "For me, it’s like, it’s OK to not want to start a family right away. People are always asking me about that, but it’s just not the right time. And I have options out there."