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Me, After Losing 30 Pounds

Can you tell the difference? I could tell on Mrs. Darling's blog that she had lost weight. I don't see it for me yet, though. Ignore the messy house, please. It looks like that after breakfast but before I've tidied. Which is the "before" photo?


  1. Not fair, they are suppose to be from the same profile. One from the back and one from the side just isn't fair, so I am not choosing.
    OK if I have to choose I will say the ............. still not going to choose!
    I know better than to answer that one, because I know how I would react if someone picks the wrong one.LOL

  2. Congrats! You can do it! I love how creative you are in "jailing" your kids. We really need to find a way to do that...All she has is her crib as a safe area and that's just not big enough...

  3. 30 pounds! Congratulations!! And yes you can tell the difference! Well done!

  4. Sorry, CAN'T give a profile. I was just PREGNANT four months back... can't make the guessing game too obvious.

    Don't know what to tell you, Mrs. K. We never had a "system" for the older two. With the youngers, we moved into this house with a woodburning stove and it became a safety rather than convenience issue. Though when the children are in that in-between stage it's hard.

  5. Congrats on your loss. I too am not sure but its because they are not clear pics. I bet if you put pics of you up that were straightforward we'd all be able to tell. :)

  6. Okay I am guessing the first one is the before, however, based on the totally different camera angles, body angles and baggy clothes, there's almost no way to tell.

    That said, 30 pounds is a lot, good job, girlfriend! That's like a 2 year old, no?

  7. LOL Maybe other people's 2-year-olds. Baby S already weighs 20! J weighs about 31.

  8. Well done on the loss... and I'm picking the first photo was the 'before' one! If I'm wrong... oh well!

  9. Yup, the first photo is the "before."

  10. Wow! 30lbs??? That's amazing! Great job!!! I'm just trying to lose 10lbs and I can't.
    I am going to totally say the first is the before picture. Oh, and I want to say I am extremely jealous of your baby gate. I want it! My little 8 month old is now crawling and I'm so scared of all the little stuff that gets by her. Oh, and the house, ha, that's okay! I'm glad you can't see my kitchen right now. Oh man. I'm just drinking my coffee first.


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