Shedding almost 200 collective pounds was just the first challenge for this mother and daughter. Now, through their new website, they're inspiring others who are working toward similar weight loss goals.
Both Margery Kashman (Margie, as she’s called by friends) and her daughter, Amy Weismann, struggled with their weight for years. Through the decades, Margie steadily grew from a petite size 5, when she was a teenager, to a size 20. Amy fought a similar battle since she was a child and, by the time she reached her early 20s, weighed more than 200 pounds. Not too long ago, both ladies decided they’d had enough. Enough of avoiding mirrors and scales. Enough of feeling out of control at the dinner table. Enough of buying clothes at plus-size stores.
Amy, a writer by trade, was first to embrace a healthier, more active lifestyle. It wasn’t long before her energy began to soar and her hourglass figure re-emerged. This inspired Margie, a former high school … // READ MORE