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Postby Eccentricity » Sun Jun 20, 2010 8:28 pm

Hi everyone. I'm a 21 year old new mum from Melbourne starting my weightloss journey. I am 30+ kgs overweight at 110.1kgs.
At the moment I am using meal replacement shakes for breakfast and lunch as well as healthy snacks and dinner. I'm doing this to hopefully train my stomach so it doesnt need to be overfull all the time! Today is my second day. I'm looking forward to seeing some results!
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Re: hi :) new mum starting weightloss journey

Postby Sassyt » Sun Jun 20, 2010 9:14 pm

Hi Eccentricity, welcome to the forums hope you get the inspiration you need from here & goodluck on your journey...
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Ultimate goal weight- 70kg
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Re: hi :) new mum starting weightloss journey

Postby jenny davies » Wed Jun 30, 2010 1:08 pm

Hello and welcome,
It's good to see you here. I have just joined myself as I want to help others lose weight, as I have done this myself.

So if you have any questions or just want to talk, let me know

Good Luck

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Re: hi :) new mum starting weightloss journey

Postby Carley » Sat Jul 03, 2010 9:11 pm

welcome and good luck :D
Goal for 2016:
Current weight: 94 kilos
Starting weight: 102.5 kilos
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Re: hi :) new mum starting weightloss journey

Postby bellajenny » Tue Jul 06, 2010 9:02 pm


Lots of luck on your "journey" darl :)
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Re: hi :) new mum starting weightloss journey

Postby skinny on the inside » Wed Jul 07, 2010 3:36 pm

Hi there & welcome :D

I had a 30kg weight gain with my first bub too. He's now 2 & I still have the weight to lose.

Good luck with your journey :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: hi :) new mum starting weightloss journey

Postby SJCARV » Wed Aug 11, 2010 9:22 pm

Hi There

I'm a new mum too, I'm 27 and live in Brisbane. Also looking to loose weight. Would love to know how you're getting on and any tips you can offer. I'm finding it particulary hard to exercise and look after a baby at the same time!
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Re: hi :) new mum starting weightloss journey

Postby LIAL » Thu Aug 12, 2010 4:11 pm

Hi New mum,
Congrats. If I may can I give you one big tip re weight loss? Throw those meal shakes OUT! They do not teach you healthy eating at all. Yes you will lose a stack of weight on them, but as soon as you stop you will pile the weight back on and more! I put on 20 kg with all my three kids but lost it after every single one by WALKING an hour every day, with the pram. Easy to do. Weight loss is a simple equation of eating less than your body needs.
Good luck!
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