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|07-20-2010 12:46 PM|
|ann_of_loxley||I would be - if it wasnt for the tummy!...The rest of me measures my pre preg size - cept for the tummy! I wouldn't want to rush that down though because otherwise ill end up with a lot of loose flappy skin! lmao...So it can take its time! But I don't reckon it will be long.|
|07-20-2010 12:16 AM|
My hips are wider, though. That's nice. It helps because none of my pants fit me through the hips before I had DD, and now they fit a little better.
|07-19-2010 11:40 PM|
|07-19-2010 11:03 PM|
Ladies I wish I could borrow about 20 pounds from you all that don't want/need it. Send it straight to my ass and ribs please!
|07-19-2010 10:36 PM|
|Knitting Mama||Rhi- that is where I am too. I weigh less than I did pre-pregnancy but everything's all wonky now with my shape.|
|07-19-2010 10:04 PM|
Theoretically I should be. I'm actually about 5-7 pounds under my PP weight (which was my highest weight ever until that point), but my hips are wider, so I can't.
Some of my shirts would fit, but my boobs are drastically different sizes now, so I can't wear regular t shirts.
|07-19-2010 09:39 PM|
God Bless YOU with 5!! Thats beautiful.
|07-19-2010 09:38 PM|
|Carita||i still have a good 20 lbs to go...|
|07-19-2010 09:36 PM|
|bubbamummy||Not even close, I have another 15lbs to lose still I would LOVE to get to the gym but with the husband working such long days and then he gets home right at Mollys fussy time its just not working out. I REALLY wanted to be back in my old clothes by the time I went home to England in Aug. but it doesnt look like that is going to happen|
|07-19-2010 09:28 PM|
|andlee||I am not even close to being in my regular clothes, and this is my first baby. I had to buy all new pants and tops to go on vacation. I look at my PP clothes and can't believe I was ever that tiny.|
|07-19-2010 08:21 PM|
|Knitting Mama||Well, sort of. I never stopped wearing the same pants during pregnancy-- yoga pants-- I just wore them under my belly. I wear the same yoga pants now. I sometime still wear the tighter maternity shirts. Otherwise I had to buy new tank tops, because my old ones were too short and my maternity ones were too big.|
|07-19-2010 08:15 PM|
I'm with you, only I've successfully dropped the weight after 4 previous births, and am stuck now.
I actually think it's the heat. I think nursing plus sweating means that we're all walking around dehydrated enough that we don't have the fluid volume to filter out byproducts of weight loss. And it's making us tired, so then we eat more.
I expect to see stuff get more back to normal come September and October.
|07-19-2010 06:35 PM|
For my first and second baby I lost all the baby weight with out thinking about it.
I am so disgusted with myself this time. I just really CANT stop eating.
I am the same weight I was the day after I had the baby 12 weeks ago!
Im older now (35), so my metabolism has probably gone through a change.
I am SO hungry and my life is revolving around food. Its like an addiction these days. Its like my little thrill in between taking care of 3 kids.
Im exercising 5 days a week and it makes me feel great, but then I just think ooooh- now what do I deserve to have on the days I worked out.
I constantly look for excuses of why I can have what ever I want to eat and its making me crazy.
Is anyone else having a hard time with this?
The thing that drives me the craziest is that I am a nutritional freak!
I know so much (too much) about what every food does to you and its all going out the window right now.
I have no clothes that fits and I went to the store today to get a few things.
What a disaster. I look 5 months pregnant.
Sorry to complain. I guess Im just looking for some others to commiserate with me.