'My whole mindset was different. I went from eating whatever I wanted to caring about everything that I put into my body.'
‘Whenever I went shopping and told people my real age, I often got mobbed by strangers who wanted to find out my secrets.’
'I was always the happy girl but I wanted to genuinely be happy with myself inside and out so I started my weight-loss journey.’
‘I’m saving more for my own future. So I don’t want to spend money on travel because it’s really expensive.’
‘I share my stories because I want to encourage more women to keep up exercising for a more beautiful and confident self.’
'Can I get one taco with no shell please?' 'So you want a taco salad?' 'No I want a taco with no shell, idiot.'
“A year ago, I made my husband promise to still love my body after I gave birth.”
‘I wanted to be a fireman as a child so as soon as I was old enough to volunteer at 16 I did it.'