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First post-baby night out


Sunday, November 11, 2012

On Cloud Nine! Still living in zombie land with an infant who does not sleep. I waited until the absolute last minute to buy a dress for my friend's wedding. It's tough getting out of the house since I'm nursing (tough to gauge time away from him) and I still won't take the baby out in public (I don't want him to be needlessly exposed to germs right now.) I went to one store and they had no dresses in my size and just TWO in a size smaller. *sigh* Crap. Tried them on anyway - they both fit! What?!?!?! At 8 weeks post-baby, I bought a dress one size smaller than when I got pregnant!

The wedding was last night (pic below) and I felt confident and pretty. I got a lot of compliments and it really did feel good. It was also my first time wearing Spanx - must admit it. From being pregnant I do have a soft muffin top that needed taming.

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CHICKIEMAUI 1/29/2013 2:42PM

    I love Spanx! I have a Spanx (Compression) Tank and I have a Spanx Bra :) Glad you had a good time and you look wonderful!!

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EIC41299 11/19/2012 1:50PM

    You look fantastic!! Congratulations on your new baby and buying a new dress smaller than planned. Wonderful feeling! Keep up the great work and get some sleep :-) emoticon

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JOANOFARCTIC 11/15/2012 11:29PM

    Lovely dress... must have been nice to get out again :)

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IAMAGEMLOVER 11/15/2012 10:23PM

    emoticon You look great. Very pretty dress. I hope you had a good time.

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TIGGERJEAN 11/12/2012 1:58PM

    Woot! Congratulations!

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FANGFACEKITTY 11/12/2012 1:28PM

    You look wonderful! So glad you had a good night out.

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HOLLIEWALLY 11/12/2012 11:13AM

    You look BEAUTIFUL!!!!

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POOKASLUAGH 11/12/2012 8:02AM

    This is awesome, and you look fantastic! I have to admit, I can't wear Spanx - all their clothes think I have boobs that are like a quarter of the size I have, haha! :D

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DB1167 11/12/2012 6:55AM

    You look great!!!!

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WANT2BEFIT10 11/12/2012 6:35AM

    You look absolutely GORGEOUS!!!!

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CYALE76 11/12/2012 5:46AM

    You look wonderful ! I hope you soon start getting some sleep I remember how hard those days/nights were.

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WEEONE6 11/12/2012 12:23AM

    Hot Mama you look amazing!

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TENOR4COUNTS 11/11/2012 9:35PM

    Congratulations! Always great to get back to something normal.

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LDAVIS648 11/11/2012 9:32PM

    good for you. i know its hard with a newborn. you look great. emoticon

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