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2nd Baby, 8 Wks Postpartum (Kristin)

July 18, 2009

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Hello my name is Kristin, and i am 21 years old. I got married when i was 19, and my hubby was 23 in nov.2006. We got pregnant in March 2007 n lost the baby, which was very hard. We got pregnant again by the end of April. I started out at around 115lbs, but went down to about 100lbs because of morning sickness. By the time i went into labour i was at 140lbs. I gave birth to my baby boy Timothy on Jan 30,2008. He weighed 8lbs 11ozs. We found out we were pregnant again when Timothy was just about 7months old. This time i started out weighing only 105lbs, but went down to 99lbs because of morning sickness. I again went up to 140lbs by the time i went into labour. I gave birth to my baby girl, Eden on April 26,2009. She weighed 7lbs 15ozs. Now i am weighing at 120lbs. Which i guess is ok but i do want to be more around 100-110lbs. I am 5f5 so i guess 120 is ok but i am really wanting lower. I dont like my body, i get really depressed about it, my hubby tells me i am sexy and beautiful but i just dont belive him. My hips are too big and my belly sticks out with stretch marks and loose skin. Tho i love my family more then life itself and i would NEVER trade my family for my old body but i do miss it. My family means the world to me and i always wanted children and now i got two n they are my everything. My body is not perfect, damn probly far from it but i am a mommy with two great n healhty kids with a loving husband. I wouldnt want it any other way. Tho i do wish i could convince myself that i am beautiful like my hubby says but right now i dont see it. Anyways thanks for this site, it has really help me. All you ladies are beautiful inside and out :) Oh and my son is now 17months old and my daughter is 2months old. Thanks for reading!

1,2:The first two photos is me now, 2months postpartum
3rd pic: is my baby girl Eden at 2months
4th pic: my baby boy Timothy at 17 months.
5 pic: is me 39wks pregnant with Timothy(brown top, green pants)
6 pic: 40wks pregnant with Eden

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4 Responses to “2nd Baby, 8 Wks Postpartum (Kristin)”

  1. Bridget Says:
    July 19th, 2009 at 7:39 am

    Yoou look awesome! Especially since you got that big but in general, you really do look amazing! Precious children

  2. TracyKM Says:
    July 19th, 2009 at 12:24 pm

    You’re 5’5″ and you want to be 100lbs? You look healthy and feminine right now, why would you want to look like skin and bones? Wow, I’d give anything to look like you, and you’re only two months PP!

  3. lksmama Says:
    July 19th, 2009 at 9:49 pm

    congratulations on your beautiful new baby! you look great, and will get back to where you were eventually. you already have look like what a lot of women in this country would be thrilled with. i too am struggling with not bouncing back as quickly (am 6 weeks post-partum with my second) as i want to, but am counting on the fact that the excercise and healthy diet will eventually pay off like it did last time. mind you i don’t have age on my side like you!

  4. Kristin Says:
    January 13th, 2010 at 5:25 pm

    Thanks so much :)


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