Mon Histoire

It is something every woman I know fears. And it happened to me. I allowed work, pregnancy and post pregnancy to get in the way of a healthy lifestyle. My weight ballooned. I thought I looked ok. And then I saw this picture taken November 2009:

Um wow. I had a problem. Being overweight is embarrassing. It steals your joy. I began eating better. I didn’t do South Beach or Weight Watchers, I wanted to change the way that I approached food. I had no problem working out….the problem was in what and how much of what I ate. Currently (June 2010) I am 30 pounds lighter:

My journey is NOT over.

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5 thoughts on “Mon Histoire

  1. Pingback: A “Movement” | Famille d'Arsenal

  2. Thank-you for visiting my blog AND for sharing your story! 🙂

    You look great!!!!

  3. wow, I am so inspired by your family. God has truly blessed you. Thank yo so much for commenting on my blog so that I could find yours. Cheers!
    LC

  4. You are looking great Laura. It takes such courage to make the changes that you have.

    • Thank you! Now that I’m pregnant again I’m trying to be careful, but no matter what I do it will do crazy things to my body! Ahhhhhhhh. But it will be totally worth it in the end!

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