Jump to content
Call
Sign in to follow this  
Inspiration ·

Amy R. Made Self-Care a Priority and Lost 40 lbs.*

By Stephanie E - Jenny Craig

*Weight loss on Classic Program. Members following our program, on average, lose 1-2 lbs. per week. Received promotional consideration.

Age 46, Fairfield, CT, Accountant, Mother of two children 
 

“I have never felt more happy and confident.”

Amy R., lost 40 lbs.* with Jenny Craig. Her inspirational story was featured on Family Circle!

Quote

“Carrying around the extra weight left me feeling tired with little energy for things I needed to do.”

 

My weight was never an issue until high school. I remember gaining weight and wanting to lose 20 pounds. As I got older and had children, those 20 pounds became 30 pounds. As a single mother with little time for myself, my own needs were never my priority. I was working all the time and soon those 30 pounds became 40 pounds. 

 

swatch
 
 
 
Video Thumbnail
Video Thumbnail
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


I tried other weight loss programs without success. I counted points, avoided carbohydrates and even used weight loss pills. I was unhappy with the way I looked and felt. I was uncomfortable in my clothing and wore layers to cover up my figure. Carrying around the extra weight left me feeling tired with little energy for the things I needed to do. Constantly thinking about wanting to lose weight made me feel irritable and less confident.  
 

Quote

“I hit a low point in my life.”


In February of 2017, I hit a low point in my life. My role at the company where I had worked for 15 years ended, and I was out of a job. This event, combined with my negative self-image, helped me realize that I needed to make positive changes in my life. 


I decided to join Jenny Craig and it changed my life! At Jenny Craig, I had a menu plan that was easy to follow, nutritionally balanced, and taught me portion control. I learned it was important to drink lots of water and to eat everything on my menu plan to fill up on the right foods and still lose weight. I was also paired with a Jenny Craig consultant who personalized my weight loss experience. She has been my partner through this entire transformation and has become a friend, coach, and therapist all in one. A weight loss journey is very private and having a knowledgeable professional to speak with weekly, one-on-one, was critical to my success.

 

Quote

“Losing weight and gaining confidence led to many significant life changes for me.”   


I successfully lost 40 lbs.* on the Jenny Craig Program, and I feel fantastic! I truly believe that I now look and feel better than I’ve ever felt before. Losing weight gave me the confidence I needed, which led to many significant life changes for me. I landed an amazing new job and I am in a new relationship! I also think I’ve been a better mother because I lead by example, show what hard work can do, and celebrate the changes it can bring about. Shopping is now one of my favorite activities. I also enjoy taking spin classes and working out at the gym to stay fit


One weight loss tip that I want to share is to believe in yourself! Find the right program, surround yourself with support and think positively! I did it and you can do it, too!  


Click here to read Amy’s full story on Family Circle.  


Feeling inspired by Amy’s success? Ready to start making healthy changes in your life? Your journey is just one click away!

 

*Weight loss on Classic Program. Members following our program, on average, lose 1-2 lbs. per week. Received promotional consideration.


JC-Blog-CTA-Lose16Lbs-Pamela2-Lets-Get-Started.png

 

Edited by Stephanie E - Jenny Craig


User Feedback

Comments

Recommended Comments

There are no comments to display.



Join the conversation

You are posting as a guest. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.
Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible.

Guest
Add a comment...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.


Sign in to follow this  

Read Next

×
×
  • Create New...