down 4 lbs in a week: Ultimate Reset Week 1

Ok. Wow. Its 6:30am my time as I type this, on the morning of day 8. For those sitting on the edge of your seat wondering about the weight loss- I lost 4 lbs this week, and fit into all my size 8 clothes. Isn’t it nuts that I went from a size 12 to…

Ultimate Reset Day 1: Photos and Measurements- done!

Beachbody Ultimate Reset Day 1: Got my pictures done and measurements taken. Here I am almost 5 months postpartum, post surgery, after 4 months of real weekly efforts to become healthy again. ­čÖé Excited to see the changes!   MEASUREMENTS in inches:┬á ARMS: left 12.5 right 12.25 THIGHS: left 21 right 10.75 HIPS: 40.5 BUST:…

I wont be working up a sweat for 21 days. Why?

Have you ever wanted a “do over?” Have you lost weight in the past, but now your body isn’t responding to the same schedule and foods you used before? Have you felt that your body just isn’t responding to what you do anymore, no matter how long or hard you work out or what you…

Our Accreta Birth Story.. Dec 2016-Jan 2017

I left off in THIS POST from the End of November 2016– Our story continues with our anticipation for our next appointment down in Salt Lake City, at the UofUHospital with the Accreta team on Dec 21st. December was a rather emotional┬ámonth… honestly, thats how I think of it.┬á It was LONG, and the weather…

My Accreta/Increta Journey Oct-Nov 2016

I have had SO many thoughts swirling around in my head about how I can document this huge time in my life that literally, had me thinking about life and death and the possibility of losing my baby or possibly my own life. Its surreal to be the one telling this story. I have read…

Pushed off my mental ROCKER at 20 weeks pregnant

My last post, was rather scary. I went over in detail what it was like for me to hemorrhage during pregnancy and endure the scare of thinking you might be miscarrying, dying or in between either of those results. After which incident, I was advised full bed rest to slow the bleed… which worked. I…

Hemorrhage is a scary word…

                      From placenta previa partial, to pelvic rest, to the ER, to the word Hemorrhage, to life threatening, to peace and to the here and now. Monday I encountered all the things horror stories are made of. I had no idea how many women out…