Terrified of turning 50, Terri completely changed the path she was following.
I had given myself the best 50th birthday present ever!
Six years later, at age 56, and with the help of DDP YOGA, I have beaten the odds and kept my weight off!
I knew I had to make a change for my whole family.
I Couldn't Let My Depression Impact My Family any Longer.
I was the unhappiest I have ever been in my entire life! A few months later my little boy placed his hand on my arm and looked into my eyes and said, "Smile Mommy".
She Re-Discovered Her Own Worth and Beauty
About 2 years ago I started on my weight loss journey.
I was at 289lbs and very unhealthy
Everyone I see comments on how much better I look!
My daughter even had someone that saw my picture call her just to tell her how much slimmer I looked. As you can imagine... that made me very happy. And I feel so much better too!!
My journey began after watching a good friend get in shape and change his life.
I stood on the side lines for almost a year watching, checking things out.
I was chronically sick, in pain,
and had a pinched disc in my lower back that kept me from exercising.
After each child I gained a little more weight,
then a little more, and a little more still. I ended up weighing almost 14 stone.
I've been overweight since I was a kid.
I tried diets and different work out videos, but I never followed through with any of them.
I was having a hard time after I had my twins...
I was having a hard time after I had my twins.
I gained a lot of weight during my first pregnancy. It took a while, but I lost the weight.
Until I started have some pretty severe back pain
that was severely hampering my ability to train karate.