Pushing my kids in their double stroller down the streets of Clarendon at a whopping 205 pounds stopping to take a deep breath every couple of minutes while watching all the skinny moms on their morning run with their double strollers was the wake up call I needed. I was exhausted all the time. And I just didn’t feel like I did prior to having my children. I felt fat and heinous, old, ugly and angry. After seeing my doctor, I was diagnosed with a mild case of post-partum depression. My doctor said I had a choice. I could “choose to ‘pop several prescription pills to treat the weight loss and one more to treat the depression’ or I ‘could simply stop eating and restrict my caloric intake to 1200 calories’ or less per day”. Neither one of those options sounded good to me. I am not disciplined enough to give up something I love–food! And even though I realize legalized prescription drugs have helped many people, I just didn’t want that to be my only option. I didn’t have to remain sedentary, I could do something about it! Continue reading
Ever wonder how you can keep up with your child’s back to school style without breaking the bank? You can watch my debut appearance here on W*USA Channel 9 News where I discuss some of the best looks you’ll definitely see from the runways to the hallways to your kids closet.
Back to School is right around the corner! I’ve partnered with Gap, TJ Maxx and Marshall’s to bring you some of the hottest looks from the Runway to the Hallway to your child’s closet for a W*USA9 News Fashion Segment to air live on Friday, August 10th at 6:20 AM. Be sure to tune in! Click here to see the show!
The models and I had a very fun wardrobe fitting at Arlington Court Suites a few days ago. The hotel offers outstanding one, two and three bedroom suites! Hands down,Arlington Court Suites has to be one of the most spacious hotel in the Washington DC area. Click here to book a suite.