I realize that I wasnâ€™t deathfat when I was pregnant; I was at the high end of normal, but even so, gaining so much weight in nine months was scary. I worried about my baby being healthy, but I also thought about each pound having to come back off. More
Topic: weight loss
New Year’s is the time when most people become unrealistic about their personal expectations. You may tape a picture of Giselle on your refrigerator and vow never to eat carbs again. You may mistakenly believe that the perfect body is supermodel-esque and contingent upon every blasted calorie you count on your new diet. More
Some family members and friends probably wonder when I’m going to lose the baby weight. Listen, it wasn’t that long ago that I had a baby. As a matter of fact, it has only been nine years and I’m pretty sue I have a jar of minced garlic that has been festering in my refrigerator for longer than that. Committing to keeping the weight on is a lot of work, but I’m here to reassure all of you new moms (Like me!) that you don’t have to go through this struggle alone. How can we vow not to lose any weight in 2014? Here are 10 ways we can make this resolution happen! More
My mom told me what she bought for my kids at Target, and since Target has nearly an entire aisle dedicated to makeup brushes; I thought I was good to go. I may or may not have purchased a mason jar in anticipation. So when the time came to open presents, I was not prepared for what actually happened. More
Jessica Simpson continues on her baby weight loss journey, filming her second Weight Watchers commercial this week. The singer and Fashion Star mentor tweeted a picture of herself on set, careful not to give away too much while still demonstrating just how stick thin she’s becoming thanks to
hours of workouts with a celebrity trainer the same program your mom and her friends use that involves weighing pieces of chicken and fake ice cream bars. More
It is so refreshing to have someone stand up to critics and be happy with themselves. I’m talking about new mom Adele, and her refusal to fall into the weight-apology trap that so many other famous new moms find themselves in. More
If you ever find yourself in the middle of a public relations nightmare that results in every media outlet constantly making fun of you – just follow Snooki’s lead. More
If you are a new mom and you are sick and tired of being stressed about your post-baby body and reading about every celebrity being able to fit into their skinny jeans five seconds after giving birth, tell Mommyish! We won’t help you at all! More
I’m happy to be the non-celebrity spokesperson for women who actually loved being fat and glowing and pregnant. I will even show off my stretch marks if the press asks nicely. More
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Source: The Stir
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Snooki will never feel the amount of love towards being able to fit into her skinny jeans as she does towards her new baby. More
Pregnant in Heels star Rosie Pope recently offered some advice for new mom Jessica Simpson in an interview with US Weekly, encouraging her to take her timeâ€¦but not too much More
Jessica Alba wrote a sweet ode to motherhood on iVillage today, explaining how sexy she feels since becoming a mom. Itâ€™s awesome to hear a mom say she feels good about her body, against a backdrop of headlines ridiculing moms who donâ€™t. But on the other handâ€¦I think she sets up an unfair double-standard for women: That moms should feel good about themselves by virtue of not caring about how they look, while women who donâ€™t have kids areâ€¦left to feel obsessed with their bodies because theyâ€™re not distracted by the tireless needs of babes. Cheers to Alba for kissing her insecurities goodbye; but donâ€™t all of us deserve the chance to do the same, whatever life choices we make? More
Did Jessica Simpson gain too much weight during her pregnancy? Did Victoriaâ€™s Secret model, Alessandra Ambrosio not gain enough weight? Did Beyoncelose her post-baby weight too quickly? Plenty of people think they have the answers just by looking at them and judging their appearance pre- and post-baby. But what are the real health concerns and medical guidelines for pregnancy weight gain?
On behalf of women everywhere who may be feeling pressured to have the perfect body while pregnant and fit back into those skinny jeans a few weeks later, we set out to get answers from a qualified professionalâ€“instead of snarky media headlines. We consulted with Dr. Myra Wick, a OB/GYN from the Mayo Clinic to get the real scoop on healthy pregnancy weight gain and weight loss. Take a look at what she had to say: More