Wow- who knew? Healing your "mommy tummy" :-) Diastasis Recti: how to heal from having kids and get your abs back together. I didn't know the separation between your abdominal muscles will constantly cause the "pooch" and crunches could actually worsen the gap. There are exercises here that will help to strengthen your core and make that gap smaller.
The Scientific 7-Minute Workout - NYTimes.com The exercises should be performed in rapid succession, allowing 30 seconds for each, while, throughout, the intensity hovers at about an 8 on a discomfort scale of 1 to 10. Those seven minutes should be, in a word, unpleasant. The upside is, after seven minutes, you’re done.
Dr. Oz's 3-Day Detox Cleanse.
"3-day military diet. apparently you can lose up to ten lbs. in 3 days, with this special diet. Take a four day break and do it again until you've achieved your goal... Pinner checked it w/ her medic hubs & he said it's good to try!"
Flatten your belly, slim your thighs, and firm your butt in 2 weeks-- without a single sit-up or squat. These five ballet-inspired moves use one piece of equipment you're sure to have in your home--a wall to gently increase your flexibility and range of motion. The result: You'll isolate the tough to reach muscles that pull in your belly, lift your backside, and trim your thighs.
Good to know for future reference. These recommended pregnancy exercises will help you prevent excess weight gain, will increase your energy level, will keep your arms and legs from getting "bigger" and will help you feel good about yourself during your pregnancy. Good to know.
Lose the Pooch! The Best Exercises for Lower Abs 8 moves to melt off that pesky layer of lower-belly fat
Squeeze in a Quickie - Exercise with Baby