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I threw caution to the wind... and survived!


Saturday, August 01, 2009

Yesterday I had to attend a funeral so a dress skirt was in order.

It's really hot here in Mississippi so I opted to wear some pretty sandals with my outfit - in the past I would wear pantyhose or a pair of spandex shorts underneath the skirt.

Well, I decided to try to be a normal person - no spandex shorts to keep me from chafing.

Yup, it works - no chafing! Gosh but I love being Normal!!

**Too funny ONEREALLYBIGDOG! I can always count on you to be uplifting!

***Thanks, it was one of DH's Graduating Class. They are dwindling down now, he graduated H.S. in 1939.

***How well I understand Carol! I heard of those slips but never could find one! Now I am thankful not to need one!! Your day will come too!!
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SWEETYKINS012 8/5/2009 7:32PM

    i actually have a big space between my legs. emoticon

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CAROL_ 8/4/2009 4:12AM

    Sorry for your loss.

I chafe and wear pantyhose, with split slip on the bottom. Instead of being a half slip, it's like a pair of shorts made out of slip material. I'm looking forward to the day I'll be normal. For now, the split slip keeps the pantyhose from rubbing against each other, balling up, and ripping on the first time I wear them.

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ONMYWAYTOGOAL 8/3/2009 9:24AM

    I never thought about spandex under dresses before-now I know how they do it! Well.......the new style, as I've seen it, is spandex leggings and "swing" tops. That'll make lots of women happy! I'm glad that I've been blessed with nice legs, except at the top, but that's getting better, thanks to hours and hours on the treadmill!! Thanks for the laughs and I'm sorry for your loss........but, not your weight loss, my gosh! You're down there Girl!!!

Have a happy day!
Laurie

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BABIE_JANE 8/2/2009 11:08PM

    Congratulations! I have noticed the same thing this summer when I wear my summer dresses without shorts under them. Woo Hoo!

I am so sorry for the loss that had you going to a funeral yesterday.

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JERSEYGIRL24 8/2/2009 6:57PM

    emoticon Linda!!! I've never tried the spandex shorts. I used to wear girdles when I first started wearing stockings, but then pantyhose became popular, and that was (thankfully) the end of that. But chafing is the pits. I actually think I have decent legs, but when I chafe I am reminded that maybe they still have a way to go.



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JJJ1226 8/2/2009 3:48PM

    oh, the vision of me looking in my closest, trying to decide with size 10 dress or skirt to wear I am so looking forward to that :)

I can't wait until this emoticon

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ONEREALLYBIGDOG 8/2/2009 1:01AM

    Linda,
First, sorry for your loss, funeral that is.
Your weight loss is great.
I'll have to try the spandex shorts under MY skirt
I had no idea that would help, LMAO

sorry again, just couldn't resist

You are irresistible!

Have a great week, and NO I don't need a goodie of spandex shorts, LOL

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FINDINGREALME 8/1/2009 5:15PM

    OMG No chafing? I am dying for that day! Woo Hoo for you! You have accomplished soooo much and I am so happy for you!

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BIG_SCOTS_LASS 8/1/2009 4:45PM

    That's great news for you. I can't wait until I can wear a skirt without shorts. I fear it's a long way off, but I'll get there, eventually.

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POLYANASUNSHINE 8/1/2009 4:35PM

    It is wonderful that you could do without the spandex emoticon

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MSLZZY 8/1/2009 3:34PM

    Spandex shorts have to be as miserable as panty hose! Good for you! It feels great to be comfortable and slim at the same time!

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MARTY19 8/1/2009 3:26PM

    Ain't life and being thin wonderful. I love seeing a hole between my legs when I exercise. Keeps that smile on my face. LOL!

Hugs,
Marty

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