"Just an update for all- I had my baby boy, Maxwell Jordan, on 9/24/2010 at 39.5 weeks after 3 days of induced labor and 2.5 hours of pushing! He weighed 8 pounds and 7 ounces. Life with baby is wonderful and busy!! Hence why I havent been online…"
"I am now 36 weeks and my weight gained is now at 45 pounds...so I am gaining less my 3rd trimester than my first 2...guess what they say is right, everyone is different,,,because everyone told me the 3rd would be the worst and for me its not the…"
"I am now 30 weeks and actually still not gaining much weight. I believe to date I have only gained about 12 lbs... My doctor says its normal for me because I am overweight so they really dont want me to gain more than around 15 for the whole…"
"I ended up having a c-section. I was told that breast feeding and pumping may have helped me to loose the weight so fast. Also, the swelling (which was huge!) is water and people told me that it would often take a week or two for it to go down ...…"
"Donna, do you mind my asking if you had a vaginal birth or a c-section? I'm wondering if that plays part in the weight melting off? Also, my feet swell at the drop of the hat, so I'm anticipating the joy of that if/when I become pregnant!…"
My endo recommended I shoot for an a1c of 6 before trying to concieve...I was at 6.2 when we started trying. My a1c since getting pregnant has stayed between 5.4 and 5.6 (the baby really does give you extra motivation to stay on track, I…"
"Aw thank you so much!! Good luck with your a1c!!! I hope it goes well! I know how nerve wracking getting it done cane be. Before my husband and I decided we we wanted to start a family my a1c's were always on the high side and I'd get so…"
"Your most recent Most recent A1C is wicked,was just looking through your page (hope you don't mind) and your a1c caught my attention along with your beautiful pictures.
Fingers crossed for my A1C going to get it tomorrow. Argh so nervous…"
"Exactly! I have to see it to believe it!! I know how hard I used to work and how much time I put in to be in the shape that I was in before...So I will have to see it to believe it :) BUT, I have a little faith that a bunch of this weight actually…"
Your most recent Most recent A1C is wicked,was just looking through your page (hope you don't mind) and your a1c caught my attention along with your beautiful pictures.
Fingers crossed for my A1C going to get it tomorrow. Argh so nervous don't know what about but still.
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