There are a lot of things in this world that require patience, and losing weight after baby is definitely one of them! Like the saying goes, nine months on, nine months off. It took me about 6 months to get the weight off after my last pregnancy. Many days, I thought, “I’ve been exercising like a fiend! Why can’t I zip these jeans yet!?” Do you know the feeling? Patience, my friend. The prize goes to the tortoise, not the hare, remember?
Another thing that required a lot of patience in my life was waiting for Mr. Wonderful to waltz into my life. I’m blessed because the wait was definitely worth it! I wrote about meeting my husband on Ungrind, a wonderful Christian webzine for women. I hope you will enjoy the article.
Today’s Action Step: Take a deep breath. If you’re frustrated about your weight loss, remember to be patient with yourself. Set small doable goals and don’t give up!