Results 1 to 9 of 9
Like Tree1Likes
  • 1 Post By IWillBeAYummyMummy

Thread: weight watchers when pregnant? did you do it??

  1. #1
    Member

    Join Date
    26th August, 2011
    Posts
    6
    Rep Power
    0
    Diet: weight watchers
    Height: 5ft5in
    Start Date: 30th january 2013
    Start Weight: 14st0lb
    Goal Weight: 9st0lb


    BMI Information:
    Goal BMI: 21

    weight watchers when pregnant? did you do it??

    i found out at new year that im pregnant at my 1st mw appointment she told me my bmi is 31 i could be at risk of diabetes because of this she advised me to start slimming world but i attempted slimming world before and was always really hungry cuz i cudnt eat food i like. so i thought wat about weight watchers?

    when following weight watchers i eat 3 healthy meals a day along with lots of fruit and veg and never feel hungry. when not following ww i eat uncontrollably crisps, chocolate and sometimes skips meal because of eating to much rubbish

    my 1st pregnancy left me feeling monstrous and i was a few stones lighter at the start of that 1 as i am now so im unbelievably anxious about this one

    has anyone followed weight watchers when pregnant?

  2. #2
    Supercalifragilistic
    IWillBeAYummyMummy's Avatar
    Join Date
    1st May, 2011
    Location
    Southampton
    Posts
    1,213
    Rep Power
    60
    Diet: CWP
    Height: 5ft7in
    Start Date: 08/01/2013
    Start Weight: 19st5.0lb
    Current Weight: 19st5.0lb
    Goal Weight: 11st0lb
    Goal Date: When I Get There...


    BMI Information:
    Start BMI: 42.4
    Current BMI: 42.4
    Goal BMI: 24.1


    Statistics:
    Weight to Lose: 8st5lb
    % Lost 0%
    Ww won't let you join if pregnant but you can do it off your own back. We are ttc number 3 and when i fall pregnant i will carry on ww on my own.
    nessee likes this.
    You have failed only when you quit trying. Until then, you're still in the act of progression. So, never quit trying and you'll never be a failure.


    IWillBeAYummyMummy
    x~x

  3. #3
    Member

    Join Date
    26th August, 2011
    Posts
    6
    Rep Power
    0
    Diet: weight watchers
    Height: 5ft5in
    Start Date: 30th january 2013
    Start Weight: 14st0lb
    Goal Weight: 9st0lb


    BMI Information:
    Goal BMI: 21
    think ill do it at home still got the books n calculator

  4. #4
    Really Really likes to post!
    sapphirestara's Avatar
    Join Date
    6th September, 2011
    Location
    Camberley
    Posts
    1,996
    Rep Power
    25
    Diet: Weightwatchers
    Height: 5ft5in
    Start Date: 7th Sept 2011
    Start Weight: 19st13lb
    Current Weight: 17st2lb
    Goal Weight: 11st0lb
    Goal Date: asap!


    BMI Information:
    Start BMI: 46.4
    Current BMI: 39.9
    Goal BMI: 25.6


    Statistics:
    Total Weight Loss: 2st11lb
    Weight to Lose: 6st2lb
    % Lost 13.98%
    You don't have to go to the meetings- you can aigrette up to esource and online stuff. That way you have the app and weigh in at home. We will all support you on here too!!!

    Just bear in mind that the app (or use ultimate value app-much better!) will recalculate your points as you gain with you pregnancy. That might be a bit of a mind mess. Not sure what to say! Maybe research how many calories a woman need throughout pregnancy and try cal counting using mfp?

    The nurse really should have been more helpful then saying go loose weight. Maybe u could have another appointment with her and get some safe suggestions or suggest meal plan? Xxxxx
    Cambridge Diet (3 attempts) Top weight 20st+, lowest weight 17st (and a bit....)

    1600 cal per day for 4 weeks start 19st 13lbs. finish 18st 8lbs

    http://www.minimins.com/weight-watch...airy-yoyo.html

    (re)Start weight (on WW) 18st 13.5lbs

    w1 -2.5
    w2 -1.5
    w3 -1

    w4-1.5lbs
    w5 -2.5 (SILVER 7!)

    w6-1.5
    w7-0.5
    W8-STS

    w9-STS
    w10 STS
    w11STS
    w12 -1lb
    w13 +1.5lb
    w14 +0.5lbs 4/10/12
    Start back 14/01/13
    w1 weight 18st 8 +5lbs
    w2 -4.5lbs
    w3 -2.5lbs!!!!!
    SILVER 7 (again!)
    w4-STS
    WW alone w1 -2lbs!
    w2 -1b
    w3 -1lb
    w4 +1lb
    w5 -3lb






    ✩“The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn, like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars"✩


  5. #5
    Really Really likes to post!
    sapphirestara's Avatar
    Join Date
    6th September, 2011
    Location
    Camberley
    Posts
    1,996
    Rep Power
    25
    Diet: Weightwatchers
    Height: 5ft5in
    Start Date: 7th Sept 2011
    Start Weight: 19st13lb
    Current Weight: 17st2lb
    Goal Weight: 11st0lb
    Goal Date: asap!


    BMI Information:
    Start BMI: 46.4
    Current BMI: 39.9
    Goal BMI: 25.6


    Statistics:
    Total Weight Loss: 2st11lb
    Weight to Lose: 6st2lb
    % Lost 13.98%
    this might help? Pregnancy Without The Pounds
    Cambridge Diet (3 attempts) Top weight 20st+, lowest weight 17st (and a bit....)

    1600 cal per day for 4 weeks start 19st 13lbs. finish 18st 8lbs

    http://www.minimins.com/weight-watch...airy-yoyo.html

    (re)Start weight (on WW) 18st 13.5lbs

    w1 -2.5
    w2 -1.5
    w3 -1

    w4-1.5lbs
    w5 -2.5 (SILVER 7!)

    w6-1.5
    w7-0.5
    W8-STS

    w9-STS
    w10 STS
    w11STS
    w12 -1lb
    w13 +1.5lb
    w14 +0.5lbs 4/10/12
    Start back 14/01/13
    w1 weight 18st 8 +5lbs
    w2 -4.5lbs
    w3 -2.5lbs!!!!!
    SILVER 7 (again!)
    w4-STS
    WW alone w1 -2lbs!
    w2 -1b
    w3 -1lb
    w4 +1lb
    w5 -3lb






    ✩“The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn, like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars"✩


  6. #6
    Im always here!
    MrsLmc's Avatar
    Join Date
    26th July, 2011
    Location
    Ireland
    Posts
    7,685
    Rep Power
    140
    Diet: Candida Diet
    Height: 5ft8in
    Start Date: 19/7/11
    Start Weight: 13st1lb
    Current Weight: 11st4lb
    Goal Weight: 11st0lb
    Goal Date: 01/06/14 -was at target, had a baby want to get back to target


    BMI Information:
    Start BMI: 27.8
    Current BMI: 24
    Goal BMI: 23.4


    Statistics:
    Total Weight Loss: 1st11lb
    Weight to Lose: 0st4lb
    % Lost 13.66%
    Hey I know people who have followed ww while pregnant. Maybe try Simply Filling with the maintainence weeklies (90). That way you are in control, can eat what foods you like but maintaining what you've done already.

    Best of luck and congrates

    Live life!!

  7. #7
    Really Really likes to post!
    sapphirestara's Avatar
    Join Date
    6th September, 2011
    Location
    Camberley
    Posts
    1,996
    Rep Power
    25
    Diet: Weightwatchers
    Height: 5ft5in
    Start Date: 7th Sept 2011
    Start Weight: 19st13lb
    Current Weight: 17st2lb
    Goal Weight: 11st0lb
    Goal Date: asap!


    BMI Information:
    Start BMI: 46.4
    Current BMI: 39.9
    Goal BMI: 25.6


    Statistics:
    Total Weight Loss: 2st11lb
    Weight to Lose: 6st2lb
    % Lost 13.98%
    Quote Originally Posted by MrsLmc View Post
    Hey I know people who have followed ww while pregnant. Maybe try Simply Filling with the maintainence weeklies (90). That way you are in control, can eat what foods you like but maintaining what you've done already.

    Best look and congrates
    Are maintenance weeklies really 90 of your doing simply filling? I've never done either! Didnt even think to suggest it!! Xx
    Cambridge Diet (3 attempts) Top weight 20st+, lowest weight 17st (and a bit....)

    1600 cal per day for 4 weeks start 19st 13lbs. finish 18st 8lbs

    http://www.minimins.com/weight-watch...airy-yoyo.html

    (re)Start weight (on WW) 18st 13.5lbs

    w1 -2.5
    w2 -1.5
    w3 -1

    w4-1.5lbs
    w5 -2.5 (SILVER 7!)

    w6-1.5
    w7-0.5
    W8-STS

    w9-STS
    w10 STS
    w11STS
    w12 -1lb
    w13 +1.5lb
    w14 +0.5lbs 4/10/12
    Start back 14/01/13
    w1 weight 18st 8 +5lbs
    w2 -4.5lbs
    w3 -2.5lbs!!!!!
    SILVER 7 (again!)
    w4-STS
    WW alone w1 -2lbs!
    w2 -1b
    w3 -1lb
    w4 +1lb
    w5 -3lb






    ✩“The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn, like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars"✩


  8. #8
    Im always here!
    MrsLmc's Avatar
    Join Date
    26th July, 2011
    Location
    Ireland
    Posts
    7,685
    Rep Power
    140
    Diet: Candida Diet
    Height: 5ft8in
    Start Date: 19/7/11
    Start Weight: 13st1lb
    Current Weight: 11st4lb
    Goal Weight: 11st0lb
    Goal Date: 01/06/14 -was at target, had a baby want to get back to target


    BMI Information:
    Start BMI: 27.8
    Current BMI: 24
    Goal BMI: 23.4


    Statistics:
    Total Weight Loss: 1st11lb
    Weight to Lose: 0st4lb
    % Lost 13.66%
    Yip they sure are. I ate SF and used all 90 weeklies and maintained nicely till I fell off the wagon and gained a bit, gonna go back to it when I get back to maintenence

    Live life!!

  9. #9
    Likes to post

    Join Date
    27th December, 2010
    Location
    Aberdeen
    Posts
    518
    Rep Power
    83
    Diet: Weight Watchers
    Height: 5ft5in
    Start Date: 09.10.14
    Start Weight: 17st5lb
    Current Weight: 17st0lb
    Goal Weight: 10st7lb


    BMI Information:
    Start BMI: 40.4
    Current BMI: 39.6
    Goal BMI: 24.5


    Statistics:
    Total Weight Loss: 0st5lb
    Weight to Lose: 6st7lb
    % Lost 2.06%
    I loosely followed WW when i was pregnant last year and i lost some weight in the first few weeks and then didn't gain anything for the rest of the pregnancy. My advice is to follow it but don't be too strict on yourself. Its better to stay the same weight than gain because remember you have your wee baby growing now. If you go over your points, don't stress it. See it as a guide rather than a discipline. If you worry too much about points then you will only stress yourself. Make sure you get out and about for some walks. This will help with your weight but also the whole labour process. My BMI during my pregnancy was 39/40 so was a lot higher than yours and while i did develop gestational diabetes in the last few weeks it only had to be monitored and did not require treatment so you will hopefully be fine. Good luck
    Beginning WW for the last time after having baby number 2 (13 months after baby number 1!)...


    09.10.14 Start Weight 243lbs

    Week 1 Minus 2lbs
    Week 2 Minus 3lbs
    Week 3
    Week 4





Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

SEO by vBSEO 3.6.0 ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.