On February 21, I decided to make a lifestyle change. I’ve struggled with my weight for years. Even before I became pregnant with Eleanor, I was overweight. The day I gave birth to her, I weighed a whopping 217lbs. Extremely heavy for my 5’3″ frame. I weighed 216 when I was pregnant with Isabel and with Joshua, I was a tad lighter at 206.
After giving birth to Joshua, I had gotten down to 175 which was all from breastfeeding. I wasn’t exercising or watching what I ate. On February 20, I stepped on the scale (over 6 months post-partum) and I weighed 200.4lbs. That’s when I decided that it was time for a change. [Read more...]