First name: Jo
Geographical location: Ohio
Marital Status: Single
Children/Ages: 3 girls, 2 boys 5 and under
Occupation: Left my kids' Dad 6 months ago, living with my family, staying at home taking care of my kids
Eye/Hair Color: Brown/brown
Starting Date of Weightloss Journey: Don't remember exactly, maybe 10 years ago? I lost it and maintained then the babies came. I was able to get to my pre-pregnancy weight after my first three pregnancies. I started my fifth pregnancy about 20 lbs heavier than normal. My fifth is now 3 months old and I'm getting close to my ideal weight.
Starting Weight: Close to 190 at the end up my pregnancy, upper 170's after having her.
Present Weight: 145
Goal Weight: 135 for now.
Biggest hurdle to overcome in weightloss: Not overeating
Following any specific plan: I took a Christian weight-loss course that helped me greatly, settingcaptivesfree.com
What is different this time in your weight loss efforts than in the past: Not turning to food anymore to try to make my problems better.