Shay Mitchell Reacts To Being Mom-Shamed For Partying After Giving Birth

By Peyton Blakemore

October 31, 2019

Here's a tip: stop mom-shaming, especially when you don't have all the facts!

Shay Mitchell had to set a few mommy-shamers straight after they attacked her motherhood because she left her house.

After being spotted at Drake's 33rd birthday party last week, three days after the 32-year-old actress announced that she'd given birth to her first child, mom-shamers decided to flood Shay's Instagram baby announcement with hateful and judgy comments.

"This girl really left her 3 day old baby to go to a of the year!!!" one wrote. Another added, "Wait. So you literally just had her and you’re more worried about clubbing with Drake? Wooow." However, it was one comment that took a dig at her caption, which was "Never letting go...," that appeared to strike a chord with Shay.

"...except when there’s a party to go to, right?! Disgusting...leaving your newborn only days after her birth," the IG troll wrote.

Shay later replied. "days? Lol honey, just because I posted on that day doesn’t mean she was born on that day 😉."

The Pretty Little Liars actress also addressed the mom-shaming on her Instagram Story. "Apparently people are really upset that I left three days after having a kid to go out and party," she said in a video while scrolling through the comments. "It wasn't three days and I left her with Angel, so," she quipped, referencing her dog as a joke.

As fans know, Shay and her partner, Matte Babel, chose not to reveal the day of their daughter's birth despite documenting Shay's pregnancy on her YouTube series, Almost Ready.

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