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‘I’m 5 sizes smaller!’

When her kids had to push her up a hill, Evelyn Reynolds knew a change was due. Now almost 8st lighter, she’s feeling on top of the world

Evelyn, 46, is a part-time carer and lives in Chigwell, Essex, with her husband, Matthew. She has three children, Lottie, 21, John, 17, and Honey, nine. Evelyn is 5ft 6ins tall and weighs 10st 5lbs, having lost 7st 13½lbs at Heather Allard’s group in Chigwell

The weather was glorious and Matthew and I were enjoying a day out with the kids at a local beauty spot. Trying to keep up as they climbed a steep hill, I was dripping with sweat and out of breath. In the end, Lottie and John got behind me and pushed me all the way up the slope. Pausing at the top to catch my breath, my face flushed with embarrassment, I realised something. I’d had enough of struggling to do the things I used to enjoy. I was in my early 40s, my back and neck twinged with arthritis pains, and I felt old before my time. Something had to change.

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Give yourself the gift of weight loss this Christmas with the November/December issue of Slimming World magazine... Featuring amazing real-life transformations, fab and filling recipes, and tips and advice to see you celebrate the festive season in slimming-friendly style. If a cracking weight loss is top of your wish list this Christmas, then we’re here to help. We’ve packed the new issue with ways to help you get through this frantic time of year, keep your weight loss on track and enjoy yourself, too. From ideas for filling your freezer with hearty slimming food and strategies for surviving stress, through to a guide to enjoying party-season tipples without giving your slimdown a hangover, we’ve got it covered. There’s also sleigh-loads of inspiration. Our party girls, Chantelle, Kathryn and Sarah, tell us how losing weight gave them their sparkle back in their 30s, 40s and 50s, while Slimming World’s Man of the Year, Danny, shares his emotional journey – after losing 8st he feels like the man he was always meant to be. And there are six more seasonal weight-loss stories to enjoy. Total weight loss in the issue? An incredible 83st. Plus: a super-tasty seven-day menu plan; the season’s hottest fragrances for men; and our top tech-y fitness finds. ‘App’y Christmas!
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