A DETERMINED slimmer from Ellesmere Port is able to showcase her weight-loss success.
Lyndsey Farrington, who joined Slimming World in January 2020, has misplaced a complete of three stone.
Lyndsey joined the St Saviour’s Social Membership group in a bid to shed extra pounds for her vacation this summer season.
She stated: “Like many individuals do, yearly I’d make the identical decision to shed extra pounds, and in addition like many, I’d by no means comply with by means of with it.
“I’ve at all times struggled with my weight, and lined my insecurities with my loud and bubbly persona.
“I loved socialising with my mates, nevertheless I’d keep away from having my photograph taken.
“It wasn’t till I noticed some photos of myself on-line that I realised simply how a lot weight I had gained. I used to be embarrassed and ashamed at how unhealthy I had turn into.”
Nevertheless, this yr, Lyndsey was decided to vary that, and he or she wasn’t going to let lockdown cease her, and so she joined Slimming World.
She stated: “I used to be crammed with nerves strolling by means of the doorways, I obtained such a heat and pleasant welcome although that I quickly forgot about them.
“And after I was launched to the plan, I used to be so stunned by all of the meals that I might nonetheless eat, equivalent to pasta, rice and potatoes, with out feeling responsible.
“I obtained caught in instantly and began cooking meals from scratch, quite than counting on comfort meals or takeaways. I stocked up on loads of fruit in case I obtained hungry between meals. I can nonetheless get pleasure from a deal with from time to time, too.
“Becoming a member of Slimming World was the most effective resolution I’ve ever made. I’m a lot more healthy and happier and I’m assured the habits I’ve found will stick with me eternally.
“I’m particularly trying ahead to occurring vacation subsequent yr– and haven’t any worries about my image being taken anymore! I hope to take plenty of vacation snaps that I’ll have the ability to showcase with delight.”
Lynsey Blackshaw, who runs the St Saviour’s Membership group that Lyndsey attends, says she couldn’t be prouder of Lyndsey’s achievement: “She has come to this point since becoming a member of Slimming World.
“Her willpower to shed extra pounds and lead a more healthy life is admittedly inspiring, each to me and the entire different members within the St Saviour’s Membership group.
“I hope she’ll encourage different folks in Ellesmere Port and present them that it’s potential to lose that extra baggage they’ve been carrying!”
The St Saviour’s Social Membership Slimming World group is held each Monday and Tuesday afternoon/evenings at St Saviour’s Social Membership, Ellesmere Port.
Reserving is important. For particulars, name Lynsey Blackshaw on 07710 198021 or e mail Lynseyblackshaw@hotmail.com.