Jeannie Mai is feeling grateful as she celebrates her 42nd birthday and continues her restoration following her hospitalization final yr.
The Real co-host was pressured to drop out of Dancing With the Stars in November and endure emergency surgical procedure to take away a throat abscess blocking her airway, introduced on by epiglottitis, or irritation of tissue across the windpipe.
On Tuesday, Jan. 5, Mai posted on her Instagram web page a photograph of herself sporting a nude pink Montce Swim bikini and posing on a platform constructed over shallow ocean waters at a tropical beachfront resort.
“This year is unlike any other year I’ve ever celebrated my birthday,” she wrote. “It was an awakening year, one that made me recognize what it means to be truly GRATEFUL. Grateful for the little things that soothe my soul and mind..like making time to print pictures off my phone for my home, re-reading all the books that moved me as a child, (Flowers for Algernon..still an all-time fave), learning to dance and face my fears in front of America.”