If you are on Pinterest and have any kind of fitness board, you have probably seen this picture (and pinned it.)
I am on week 12! I can attest to these statements above as pretty accurate. I noticed some results around 4 weeks and friends and family are already saying they can see a difference since I started working out consistently.
When I began to work-out, after my second C-section in June, I was at 275. Not quite the heaviest I had been, but close. I was sick of not being able to do things I wanted to do, wear what I wanted, and feeling awful. I didn’t recognize the person in the mirror. Even though I have been struggling with my weight since my knee surgery 10 years ago, I still don’t associate myself with the fat person I see in the mirror, because I know I am not that person. I’ve been pretty and in amazing shape and I want that person back, inside and out.
I am not comfortable in my own skin. But sitting around feeling mad or sorry for myself wasn’t going to help. Only I could make changes to be healthier and happier. Continue reading