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New mum and new member!

Postby Neptune2 » Thu Dec 03, 2009 9:15 pm

Hi everyone :D

I'm new to this forum - I need to lose my baby weight plus more!! I put on 27kg whilst pregnant and I've lost almost 22kg of it so far but have completely plateaued and thought this might be a good place to kick start my motivation and continued weight loss!! Looking forward to chatting with you all
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Re: New mum and new member!

Postby Boodi and LJ's Mummy » Fri Dec 04, 2009 11:02 am

Hi and Welcome,

Firstly, congrats for your new bundle of joy!!

Secondly, WOW, well done for losing most of your baby weight. My sons are now 2 and 4 years old and I still cant shake the last 5kg's or so off. :roll: I put on over 30kgs with my first and over 20kg with my second so I know where you are coming from. I guess since we are not far off our normal weights it becomes a lot harder to get back to our pre pregnancy weight.

Unfortunately I dont have any miracle ways to get rid of it, I am just taking it day by day and trying to make the best food choices I can. Try to get a lot of cardio exercise in your routine and maybe try some light weights as well to increase muscle mass which in turn boosts your metabolism. Thats all I can suggest. Hopefully, in time you will get back to your ideal weight.

Good Luck and enjoy being a Mum, it's always an adventure!! :lol:
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Re: New mum and new member!

Postby skinny on the inside » Fri Dec 04, 2009 12:21 pm

Hi there,

Welcome & congrats to you for losing the majority of your weight. I put on 30kg whilst pregnant and still have most of it to lose (28kg :cry: ) 17 months after my son was born. Good luck with those last few kilos. :D
New starting weight: 94.1 kg
First goal: to get under 90 kg's
Next goal: 85 kg by end of Feb
Short term goal: 70 kg by end of Jun
Long term goal: 60 kg by X-Mas

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Re: New mum and new member!

Postby Carley » Wed Dec 23, 2009 8:32 pm

Sounds like you are doing amazing, good luck on your journey :)
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