Member since 1/10/2013


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Reviews & Stories

Surgery cancelled

My journey to this point had been somewhat different that what I originally envisioned (isn't that usually how life goes though?), but I am excited and ready for this surgery. After consulting with another PS in town who found that I had an incisional hernia (you can find my related posts here on Real Self about all that) I felt that it was important to find a surgeon who was current and board... READ MORE

At 38 years old I am in better shape than I ever have been - Tummy tuck - Birmingham, AL

I am mom to two wonderful boys and our youngest just turned four. After he was born and the baby weight started to come off it was already apparent to me that some surgical intervention was going to be required to get my pre-baby bod back. I had a surgical consult with another plastic surgeon in Birmingham shortly after I stopped nursing (about 8 months postpartum) and had a bit of sticker... READ MORE

Recent comments from WhoDatMom

If it was shorter I probably could...but it's about 8 inches past my shoulders. My BFF is coming to help out the day after I get home from the hospital so if all else fails I bet she could wash it in the sink for me- somehow I don't see... READ COMMENT

Thank you FitChick. There are lots of great lists out there and most of the stuff on mine is culled from others who've been through this already. I think it's great that someone came up with the idea to have all of this info in a... READ COMMENT

I think it's nice that they give you that option to stay or go home, too. Nice nurses who bring you pain meds, fuss over you, and whose one job is to keep you comfy? Where do I sign? LOL. Since you're paying cash my guess is that it... READ COMMENT

Oh fun! Catgetsdown that's awesome! We definitely need to keep tabs on each other too:) READ COMMENT

You look fantastic! And, can I just say how much I loved that you took pics of your before belly in the car on the way to surgery? That completely cracked me up. How are you feeling doing body pump 4 weeks out? Is it twingey at all or... READ COMMENT