My aim was to post this on the first of the month but seeing as it fell on a Saturday and I wasn’t organised enough to have pre-written it I’m a couple of days late.  Since O started school the weekends seem so precious and there isn’t much time for blog writing. It’s been over a month now since I had my all clear from the doctor that I was fit and healthy and ready to start exercising since my c-section.  My one goal for September was to sign myself up for Pure Gym and I’m pleased to say that… View Post

When I had O in 2011 I gained an awful lot of weight.  After he was born I had gone from a size 10 to a size 14.  At my nephews christening a month later a couple of people didn’t even recognise me I had put so much weight on.  I had stood there wondering why they weren’t saying hello and then there was a flicker of recognition on their faces as they realised it was me. When I discovered I was pregnant for the second time I was over the moon but determined to be healthier throughout the pregnancy.… View Post

It’s been just over a month since I looked at the holidays snaps that prompted Fit For The Festive Season.  In those pics I barely recognised myself and the flabby belly was the first thing my eyes were drawn to when looking at them.  Since then I have admitted to myself that I could do with a little bit of help to lose some weight and have joined my local Slimming World club. I have to admit I’d always thought Slimming World was for people who had a lot of weight to lose, I never thought it would work for… View Post

  We’ve been having a lovely summer holiday, our trip to Turkey was wonderful and since we got home I’ve loved having the opportunity to spend every day with O.  One thing that has been niggling me has been my weight.  I’d promised myself when we returned from Spain back in May I would do something about losing those extra pounds but, in reality, I haven’t done much. I feel uncomfortable and clothes aren’t fitting as well as I would like.  Today I uploaded our holiday pictures from the big camera.  Most of the pics on my iPhone don’t include… View Post