Location: IL
Member since 10/21/2011


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Excited for a New Me - IL

I am 29yr mother of 2 beautiful babies. My oldest weight 9lbs 9oz @ birth and my youngest 9lbs 12oz..yeah huge babies. Their weight is the reason why they are 4yrs apart and the reason as to why I am FINISHED having babies. lol I was finally tired of seeing my poor stomach stretched out to its maximum. I may add that I only weight 101 at the beginning of my first pregnancy. I do accept who I... READ MORE

Questions from mommys81

8 Weeks Post OP...Do I Look Swollen? I Have Gained Weight Again, And Have Excess Skin Still? (photo)

I'm 8 wks post op and the swelling just wont go down. I know it takes a while for it to go away, but I don't know if this is going to be my end result. Am I swollen,... READ MORE

Recent comments from mommys81

So sorry I never responded. Yes I had muscle repair. I'm 12 wks out and I still get swollen but it's getting better. READ COMMENT

Wow!! YOU look Gorgeous!!! It's all coming together...Good job on the losing weight on your own!! I am 2mos post op as well and I am going through the same ups and downs about my body. :( I am still very swollen and i think I'm seeing... READ COMMENT

Thank you sassymomma....It's going down just a bit this week. Yes, I'm very glad that I will be able to heal over the winter. I still wear lose clothes, I just can't wait for the swelling to go away and for me to start exercising. :) READ COMMENT

You are looking good.. and Ooops...I still don't sleep laying flat on my back..I just feel so wierd! lol... What is the next stage garment? They only gave me one brace, which I still wear. I'm such a whimp! lol..and I'm still very... READ COMMENT

Hi there, I noticed you had surgery the same day I did. It is definatley a journey! I was miserable the first week also, didn't care about anything but getting better. I got a TT and BA. Im still very much swollen and I have my days... READ COMMENT