Join Me For Another 10 Weeks! This is the first week of ten weeks starting October 22, 2012

Hi folks! I'm at it again. I'm going for another 20 pound loss in ten weeks. I've recently had another baby, a little girl, she is now five months old and I'm ready to drop some weight.

Monday, February 8, 2010

A Sunshine SUPER Spectacular...

Hi, my name is Sunshine Mama, and I just lost 14 pounds in 20 weeks...

That was after I had already lost 20 pounds in 10 weeks here...

So, altogether I've lost 34 pounds in 30 weeks.

See what a difference an extra 14 pounds makes?

Here is a picture that make my arms look huge...

This is better.

And here too...

I lowered my body fat and things look toner.
Push-ups help too. :)
This was probably the most unflattering one of them all.

much better.

I'm still flying high though...

Maybe just a little higher here.
It was hard to get a secure foot hold in the snow.

Thank you for all of your supportive comments and encouragement.
It really has made all the difference in motivating me to accomplish this transformation. I just really encourage all of you out there to not give up on your dream body. It definitely takes work, but IT CAN BE DONE!!

Now let's have some fun!!!!
That chocolate covered cream filled bismark WILL be eaten soon.
How about Valentine's Day?
I'm thinking I'll drop that 15th pound by then...yes, I know I'm getting technical, but it will be such a nice V-Day treat don't you think?


  1. It's not Sunshine's Hot Mama. I wouldn't want to meet those arms in the back alley!!! :) Amazing. Inspiring. Congrats.

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  2. You look wonderful, I posted before pics today and the one of me from behind is HORRENDOUS! Keep up the amazing work you are such an inspiration to me right now. I am going to have to check out what your workout schedule is like!

  3. Woooaaaah, Mama! You are living proof that hard work pays off.

  4. WOW! Great pictures. You look incredible! You've worked hard and it shows!

  5. you look amazing!!! love it girl :)

    ummm can't believe you went out in the snow in a tank top though. brr! ;)

  6. You look marvelous!

    You've worked so hard the entire time you've been blogging, but I know you've really kicked it up the past few weeks with the new eating plan & glad you are getting the results you wanted! :)

    Enjoy your treat!



    I never knew that 14lbs could make such a difference- great great great job!

  8. I found your blog through Kyle and just wanted to stop in and say congrats on your successes you look fantastic!

  9. Wait a minute! What is going on here. I typed in the address for Sunshine Mama's blog, but that doesn't look like Sunshine Mama! I'm looking for THE Sunshine Mama with the 5 kids? The same woman with the hectic schedule and the hustle and bustle of a family? Did I type wrong here!?

    1st of all, let me pick up my jaw up from the floor when I saw those KILLER arms! Wowza!

    You look so toned and wonderful. I don't even think I know enough positive words to say here. You truly have done great work and I just am so happy for you. You have over came struggles and temptations. You have stood your ground and the results speak volumes!

    And forgive me for being frank, but your bootay looks marvelous!

    Hahah! Way to go my friend. You are an inspiration to us all = )

  10. Girlfriend! WHOA! You look buff, and toned, and just fantastic!! Wonderful, awesome job! That is a WHOLE lot of hard work, and you can see the fruit of it right there in, not one, but 2 guns! Wow! You are such an inspiration to me! I can't WAIT to have some guns like yours.. well except they would be mine ;)

    AWESOME job! Enjoy your yummy pastry!! It taunts me everytime I come to your blog, so eat it and enjoy!

    hugs.. Amy

  11. Wow, 14 lbs really made a difference NOT that you were heavy to start.

    Congrats and you're a definite inspiration.

  12. Kyle directed me to your look amazing!! I just can't believe what a difference 14 lbs must be doing some serious strength training!! Good for you!! :)

  13. Ok Sunshine Mama instead of just putting Daddy Rainmaker thru the Gauntlet. Let's have a Our Darling Kid's do a Challenge and have ALL the flowers do a pushup challenge. What do you say?...From the clipboard of Daddy Rainmaker

  14. amazing transformation! great photos! you look fantastic! keep it up! xo

  15. You look great. Thanks for the inspiration and motivation.

  16. just found this.. WOW.. seriously.. you have 5 kids?? You look so amazingly fantastic!! you did 14 lbs ago, and you do now.

    so fit and ..just.. wow!

  17. you are positively beautiful!! Congratulations on such a great job of weight loss, you should be very proud of all your hard work!

  18. You're an inspiration to all us mom's who think our best days are gone!!! You look absolutely amazing and not at all like you've had four children. I couldn't get over the transformation. Wow!!!! I'll be following you from here on out, I think I have a lot to learn from you.

  19. Wow! What an AWESOME transformation! Love the muscle definition. Great work!

  20. It is so great to come across you blog. I have been struggling with weight gain for a few years now. I am confused, sad and frustrated. You have inspired me and i thank you for that. sometimes that is all it takes is a little inspiration to keep you going!

  21. :) two thumbs up for you.. great photos.. amazing transformation! you look fantastic! keep it up!

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