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Jenn Brown Debuts Body After Baby: The Last 15 Lbs. Were ‘Frustrating’

07/21/2015 at 03:55 PM ET

Television host Jenn Brown and husband Wes Chatham happily welcomed baby boy John Nash into their lives last November.

While being a mommy has been “the best thing in the world” for Brown, getting back into shape proved to be a bit of a struggle.

“I had an extra 15 lbs. or so that no matter what I was eating — [and] I was working out — I just couldn’t get it off,” she tells PEOPLE. “That for me was frustrating.”

Despite friends telling her nursing would help melt the extra weight off, it just wasn’t happening. After Brown stopped breastfeeding, she turned to USANA Reset, a weight-management program that replaces meals with nutritional shakes and bars.

Jenn Brown Usana body after baby
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Wes Chatham and Jenn Brown Introduce Son John Nash

02/02/2015 at 06:30 PM ET

Meet John Nash Chatham!

After welcoming their first child on Nov. 24, actor Wes Chatham and television host Jenn Brown are introducing their son in a series of sweet family photos.

Although the couple are in complete baby bliss, parenthood began with a bumpy start after the NFL Network and American Ninja Warrior host, 33, went into labor five and a half weeks weeks ahead of her New Year’s Eve due date — with Chatham, 36, stuck in Canada.

“Unfortunately, Wes was on an airplane when Nash was born,” Brown, who wore her Posh Mommy necklace during the shoot, tells PEOPLE exclusively. “We really hoped he was going to make it, but, again, Nash had other plans.”

Now 10 weeks into life with their baby boy, the new parents opened up to PEOPLE about everything from the early delivery and breastfeeding to late night feedings and their son’s name.

Wes Chatham Jenn Brown introduce son Nash
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Wes Chatham and Jenn Brown Welcome Son John Nash

11/25/2014 at 10:45 AM ET

Wes Chatham Jenn Brown Welcome Son John Nash
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Let the parenting games begin: Wes Chatham is a dad!

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 actor and his wife, American Ninja Warrior host Jenn Brown, welcomed son John Nash at 5:33 p.m., on Monday, Nov. 24, the couple confirms to PEOPLE.

“We are already in love and can’t wait to take our little Nash home,” the proud new parents tell PEOPLE.

The mom-to-be celebrated the pending arrival of their first child — and revealed the sex of her baby on the way — with a Southern gentleman-themed baby shower in October.

But finding out she was expecting a baby boy was not a big surprise for Brown.

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Inside Jenn Brown’s Southern Baby Shower

10/28/2014 at 02:00 PM ET

Jenn Brown had her bets on a baby boy — and it turns out the odds were in her favor.

The mom-to-be announced that she and her husband, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay star Wes Chatham, are expecting a son, while surrounded by friends and family at her Southern gentleman-themed baby shower on Saturday.

As they made their way into the baby bash, which was hosted by Good Carma Studio, guests were greeted by chalkboards adorned with fitting phrases like, “Welcome y’all,” and “Yes, Ma’am.”

Touches of blue, peach and sage green were used to decorate the party space, including several arrangements of moss elephants with roses and hydrangeas from The Bashful Rose, a Stride Rite shoe tower allowing the American Ninja Warrior host to browse her favorite boy styles and a colorful candy bar.

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Wes Chatham and Jenn Brown Expecting First Child

07/30/2014 at 01:00 PM ET

Wes Chatham Jen Brown Expecting First Child Chelsea Lauren/Wireimage

Daddy’s going to buy you a mocking … jay?

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay‘s Wes Chatham and his wife, American Ninja Warrior cohost Jenn Brown, are expecting their first child in December, his rep confirms exclusively to PEOPLE.

“With as much as this baby is kicking, we think we have America’s first Baby Ninja Warrior!” the couple joke to PEOPLE.

The parents-to-be were married in the actor’s home state of Georgia in April 2012.

Chatham, 35, who formerly starred on The Unit and plays Castor in the latest installment of the hit franchise, recently made an appearance at Comic-Con to release a teaser trailer for the film, which will be in theaters Nov. 21.
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