Losing Pregnancy Weight – Easy Ways to Lose Baby Fat




After 9 months of putting on the pounds, losing pregnancy weight might seem an impossible task, but it’s easier than you think to get back into shape. It might seem hard to think about how you’re going to fit in a new losing weight regime with the busy life of a new mother, but if you’ve been putting off the post-pregnancy pound shedding then read these tips for how to easily fit losing weight into your life.

Drink 2.5 Litres of Water Every Day

Benefits

Hydrates you
Stops snacking by making you feel full
Makes your skin and hair look great

How to Fit it In

Drink a glass with fresh lemon with your breakfast
Drink a glass before every meal – it will stop you overeating
Always have a bottle near when you exercise
Fill up a 2.5 litre bottle at the start of the day and ensure you drink it before bed

Eat More Fruit and Vegetables

Benefits

Ensures you get a regular supply of essential vitamins and nutrients
Low Calorie – fill up on these instead of snacking on high fat foods
Packed with fibre to keep your digestive system working
Reduces the risk of developing life threatening diseases

How to Fit Them In

Make a fruit smoothie for breakfast for a nutritious low calorie start to the day
Have a portion of vegetables with every meal
Keep fruit and carrot/celery sticks around for a healthy snack
Have a ‘vegetarian’ day once a week

Be More Active

Benefits

 
Keeps your heart healthy and lungs healthy and your muscles toned
More muscle mass means a higher metabolism so you will burn more fat
Makes your skin look fabulous
Reduces stress, anxiety and depression
Makes you more energetic so it’s easier to keep up with the pressures of motherhood

How To Fit It In

Walk instead of driving, or get off the bus a few stops early
Take the stairs when you can
Take a 30-minute walk every day with your baby in a stroller or a sling
When your baby reaches 12 weeks old, take him or her swimming
Try a yoga video at home to help you relax and get in shape

There are plenty of ways to start losing pregnancy weight today and with a little creativity they can fit into even the busiest lifestyle. 

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