Mummy Tummy or an age thing?

It’s not a great photo, but I think it demonstrates my issue well.  Obviously my top was pulled down and ruffled up as a disguise whilst at work, but I can barely contain my shock when I see that little bulge there mid- afternoon (pulling on the zip like that).  I remember my mum, other mums and the general old women population sauntering around in their high-waisted “slacks”, blouse tucked in, tan belt and that weird bulgy thing happening just below the waistband.  It seems it’s happening to me now.  I really don’t know what to do.  I’m a size 10 (ok, some things might be a little tight these days – but mostly 10) and I don’t eat a tonne of food. Admittedly I’m 40, I’m a twice C-section receiver and I have no time to exercise regularly (I do yoga once a week).  First thing in the morning, it’s lovely and flat, what the hell happens?  Would exercise and tummy exercises help? *sobs and heads to fridge for comfort food*.

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About freefallinginto40

I am 40 years old. I blog about how I'm coping with my "new" age at www.freefallinginto.com . I'm a married mother to two after years of infertility. I have a 6 year old called Pickle and a 3 year old called The Monster. I work 4 days a week. We are also planning a move to the country! I blog about that at www.ourmovetothecountry.wordpress.com
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2 Responses to Mummy Tummy or an age thing?

  1. mrswblogs says:

    I wish there was an easy cure for mummy tummy. mine appeared over night and now I have to re-think what I wear! do we fight it or accept though?

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