Woman lost eight stones in a year to be fit for her baby girl

'I didn't want her to be embarrassed by me at the school gates every day'

Rhiannon Roberts, from Dina, Rhondda lost half her body weight in just over a year, Wales Online reports.

After reaching an unhealthy 23st weight, the woman decided to join a slimming group.

Before her weight loss, the care assistant admits she loved junk food and would indulge on takeaways or pizzas on a daily basis.

But in late 2017, Rhiannon gave birth to her baby daughter Alexis, who became...
source: Somerset Live

2019-12-08 11:05
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