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How long did it take you to get your pre-pregnancy body back?

As much as you can get it back that is lol

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KandDsmama1

Asked by KandDsmama1 at 5:00 PM on Aug. 10, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • within the first week. I had large babies and didn't gain much weight. I need to loose some from before yet though.
    tanya_marieh

    Answer by tanya_marieh at 5:03 PM on Aug. 10, 2010

  • dd is 2...i'm still working on it. i lost alot of weight, but i don't think i'll ever get back down to my size 7. right now i'm to a 12, doesn't look like my body will let me go any lower :(
    armywife43

    Answer by armywife43 at 5:04 PM on Aug. 10, 2010

  • 3 years later, I'm still waiting on it.
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 5:05 PM on Aug. 10, 2010

  • I was overweight (obese) when I had my son anyway, so I never really had a pre-pregnancy weight. I lost all of it (and a bunch ore) in the past year.
    thatgirl70

    Answer by thatgirl70 at 5:06 PM on Aug. 10, 2010

  • for me it took 9 months to a year. after twins, it took me about 1 1/2 years.
    happy2bmom25

    Answer by happy2bmom25 at 5:07 PM on Aug. 10, 2010

  • 1st baby got back right away
    2nd baby took about 5 months
    3rd baby now 7 months and still working on the last 7 pounds.
    lil_angel00

    Answer by lil_angel00 at 5:08 PM on Aug. 10, 2010

  • I had my 5th 4 1/2 weeks ago. I wore a bikini last weekend - and looked good!
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 5:10 PM on Aug. 10, 2010

  • Never... LOL

    I lost the weight I gained during pregnancy and what I gained afterwards.

    However. My body never went back to or ever became again what it once was.. LOL My boobs became larger (no matter how much weight I've lost over the years, those have stayed the same).. My hips expanded (due to shifting for child birth) and have stayed as is, so no matter how much weight I've lost my hips have been wider.

    There are somethings, that never go back to the way they were for some women. I've found that trying to go back to where I was before having a child was a pointless waste of time. For me it was better to work with my "new" body, learn to accept it and love it just like I did my old one.
    pixie_trix

    Answer by pixie_trix at 5:13 PM on Aug. 10, 2010

  • Never...I may have lost the weight, but never got my pre-prego body back
    ckap4707

    Answer by ckap4707 at 5:14 PM on Aug. 10, 2010

  • Uhh, still working on that 3 years later...
    Making decent progress though!
    I gained close to 100lbs during pregnancy...
    ToriBabe1221

    Answer by ToriBabe1221 at 5:15 PM on Aug. 10, 2010

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