"I want [people] to think of me as a better person — not the wild Coco," Coco Austin tells PEOPLE Now
She adds, “It’s weird because I feel like a totally different Coco — a more mature Coco.”
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“[Before] I was kind of wild and crazy and didn’t really care about what people think,” she continues.
“Now I do care what people think, and I want them to think of me as a better person, not the wild Coco. I want them to see me as the mother Coco, and that I’m a good person at heart.”
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Austin reveals that between herself and her husband, she is more likely to pamper Chanel, be the stricter parent and change her baby girl’s diapers.
But one thing neither she nor Ice T do is indulge in “baby talk” with their daughter.
“We talk to her like adults,” Austin says. “We don’t do that baby talk.”