tipped the scales at nearly 200 lbs. when she waspregnant with her son Magnus Hart Swanson
, now 4 months, and she is determined to shedmost of the weight in time for her October wedding to Skating withCelebrities
partner Lloyd Eisler
. The actress, 37, who added an excess20 lbs. to her 5’6" frame before even getting pregnant from binging on"wonderful antipasti with cheese and crackers," is now down to 155 lbs.and is using the Medifast diet
to drop another 30 lbs.
I know the longer I wait the harder it will be. [I was] eating everything that wasn’t nailed down [during the pregnancy].
Now, Kristy hopes to bring her size 10 body down to a size 6with Medifast’s 1,000 calorie per day diet and "meal replacements." Theprogram, of which she’s a spokeswoman, instructs her to eat fiveMedifast dishes of such foods as powdered scrambled eggs and broccolisoup and allows for one "real meal" of healthy foods like grilled fishand steamed vegetables.
Since guesting as an Anna Nicole Smith-type on Law & Order:Criminal Intent last month, Kristy hasn’t lined up any more jobs as shewants to focus on Magnus.
I don’t have a nanny – I want to be a hands-on mom.
Source: People, July 9 issue, pg 95-96