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He’s here!

I gave birth via c-section on December 20th, 2011 @ 11:52 am to my second boy! He is 6lbs 15oz and is so perfect, thank you everyone for your well wishes!

Birth story to come!!

Have a wonderful and joyous Christmas my friends!



Mommy. Career Woman. Fitness Addict.
Schnelle "Nellie" Acevedo is a busy mom of two young boys (2 and 4), she is a career woman by day and a self proclaimed fitness junkie by night. Brooklyn Active Mama is  a positive community that focuses on demonstrating to all women that you can always find time for fitness. She features a Weekly Wednesday Workout and a Friday Fitness Check-in series where she encourages her readers to check in and remain accountable for their fitness and nutrition goals weekly. In addition to getting in the gym 5 times weekly, Nellie became inspired to become a licensed Zumba instructor at Fitbloggin' 12. She now teaches a regular high energy Saturday Zumba class in Brooklyn. Since beginning to blog Nellie has lost 27lbs (and counting)! You can find Nellie on TwitterInstagramFacebookPinterest, & Google Plus.

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  1. Lorettathomas479 says:

    Nellie he is adorable! Congratulations to you…you have a beautiful son!

    All the Best,

  2. Legallychocolat says:

    yay! congrats and merry/happy holidays!

  3. He is too cute! Congratulations!!!

  4. Thanks Latorsha!

  5. Thank you! xoxo

  6. Thanks Loretta!

  7. Olisa Gravney says:


  8. Congrats. He is beautiful. Now there is a Christmas present you won’t be returning. :) Congrats again.

  9. congratulations on your early Christmas present! he is beautiful!! hope you are feeling well!!

  10. Eboni Jones says:

    Congrats!!!!!!! And he is so cute! :)

  11. Congrats to you and your family! Welcome little prince!!

  12. Thank you!!

  13. Thanks Amber! Yes, the best Christmas present. ever.

  14. Thanks Amanda, I’m hanging in there!

  15. Thanks Eboni!

  16. Thank you Olisa!

  17. Fatoutofskinny says:

    He’s just way too cute for words!!! Congrats to Mom, Dad and big brother

  18. Singlemothersjourney says:

    Congratulations! Isn’t he handsome!

  19. Congrats! Hope that you and baby are doing well!

  20. Thank you!

  21. :) thanks

  22. Thank you we are hanging in there!

  23. Awe! He’s beautiful! I didn’t get a chance to blog much before the holidays because I was trying to get ready to go out of town but so happy for you! Congrats on a beautiful, healthy boy!

  24. he is so beautiful! congrats momma!!!


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