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When Audrey Roloff married “Little People, Big World” star Jeremy Roloff in 2014, she was somewhat aware that her newfound fame would come with a fair amount of criticism.

Since then, as she’s continued to live her life publicly, both through the show and online, more and more flack seems to be rolling in.

She and Jeremy have made it one of their missions to inspire other young couples regarding one of the most difficult journeys in life: marriage.

Shortly after tying the knot, they began documenting their struggles and highlights not only on social media, but through a marriage ministry they founded called “Beating 50 Percent.”

And in late February, the 26-year-old announced she was pregnant.

Naturally, the two TLC personalities continued to share their marital journey with fans, documenting Audrey’s belly going from a bump to, well, a baby.

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"…We therefore commenced and immense effort, which with we continued over the years, to see and understand the very different points of view: it is not too much to say that I learnt to think like a women and she like a man. Inevitably our closeness was deepened, incredibly deepened, by our doing so. Our thesis that if one of us liked something there must be something to like about it which the other could find was proven again and again. And sharing was union. More and more, as I read her books and knew her music, she was in me and I in her; and so for her: the co-inherence of lovers. The Shinning Barrier was above all, sharing and the defense agaisnt creeping separateness; but we developed other principles. One of those was total trust. Another that I have mentioned was our insight that possessions could become a burden." In beautiful Maui with my love, reading our favorite book that we read together once a year (A Severe Mercy), and celebrating the blessing that is in my womb?? #journeyofjerandauj #beating50percent #alwaysmore #13weekspregnant #maui #grandwailea #hawaii

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She posted another photo of her growing stomach on social media, and it didn’t go over as she’d hoped.

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Attention momapreneurs… how do you do it?! I think the thing I am most nervous for post labor/delivery is learning to balance being a mom while running my businesses. I know that my priorities will need to take a shift, and I know that I won't be able to give as much as I once could to @beating50 and @shopalwaysmore barre3, and writing, but I want to find that sweet spot. I'm trying so hard to plan and get organized so that I can take some kind of a "maternity leave" but I feel a little lost… if you're a mom that works from home, runs your own shop, or started your own business, I would love to hear your advice! Also, if you follow any rad momapreneurs out there, tag them in the comments! Pc: @jeremyroloff ?#momapreneur #shopalwaysmore #alwaysmoredevotionals #beating50percent #morethanoils #stayingido #journeyofjerandauj #alwaymore

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She was greeted by a wave of backlash calling out the mom-to-be on her lack of “modesty.”

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Though, many people came to Audrey’s defense, saying the beautiful journey of pregnancy is well worth documenting:

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Audrey has not yet responded to the wave of criticism regarding her bare belly, but earlier this month, she got real about her own perception of herself.

She opened up about the pressures to be externally beautiful, but revealed that she finds comfort in her faith, writing:

“Think about the most beautiful thing you’ve ever seen… Perhaps a sunset, a mountain peak or a waterfall? God says that you are MORE beautiful than that! I have found great comfort and encouragement in this truth throughout the past 8 months as I have watched my belly grow and my skin struggle.”

And explained that pregnancy shouldn’t ever make anyone feel physically inadequate:

“I cringe every time I hear it. Pregnant moms should feel even more beautiful than they normally do because of the gift and blessing of God’s carrying new life inside of them.”

Though some fans of the “Little People, Big World” star can’t wait for Audrey’s pregnancy journey — at least the journey she shares online — to end, the expecting mother is too busy preparing for a child to even care.

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