Location: Albany, NY
Member since 11/29/2012


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Reviews & Stories

12 weeks tomorrow!

I am 35 almost 36 years old. I have been married for 11 years and I have 3 children, a 10 year old boy, 7 year old boy and a 4 year old daughter. I have been overweight since middle school! I am 5' short ( hahaha) and I used to weigh 190 pounds. I have lost 70 pounds total since Jan of 2011. I workout 5-6 days a week and eat healthy and have maintained 120 pounds for a year. I have a large... READ MORE

Discussions started by Rubiegirl

HELP!!! What did you tell people you didn't want to know about the surgery....inlaws, kids teachers, etc

I have 3 kids ages 10,7 & 4, so they older boys will see that I had surgery and that I can't do much after my Mommy Makeover. I was going to tell them I was having female... READ MORE

Pre op/ post op vitamins?

What did you use for pre op and post op vitamins? When did you start the pre op? I am one week away from my Mommy Makeover:-) READ MORE

Recent comments from Rubiegirl

Congrats, you look great! READ COMMENT

I started a circuit training workout at 10 weeks post op and I swelled up pretty bad and it didn't totally go away while I slept! Very frustrating, I have a swollen area above my belly button that doesn't go as flat as before. My doc... READ COMMENT

Hank you! I have to watch my shopping, this surgery cost a ton! Hahaha READ COMMENT


I am still wearing Spanx, my doc told me to wear it 24/7 until my next appt which is on Monday. I am not sure if I am ready to not wear it! It is my comfort and it holds all my swelling in! READ COMMENT