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Mama's Ballerina

Every night, Girlie tap-tap-taps her little dainty feet on her playpen. She can be heard all the way downstairs. I call her Mama's Ballerina. D rolls his eyes and says, um, she will always be "heavy-boned," OK?

Tell me that isn't true! See how itsy she is? She just doesn't have an eating disorder (or just look like it) like the classic ballerina type. She has a good appetite but she's NOT chubby. Every baby should have fat rolls on the knees *and* dimples.


  1. A ballerina girly why she must enter a tap dancimg contest tonight? I would let her. She is so groovy. Love Elf.

  2. We will call her act "The Dance of the Chubby Plum Fairy." She gets drooly kisses at the end of the performance.

  3. "OOo-So pretty" is PERFECT just the way she is! those gorgeous legs were made for dancing, just you all wait and see!!! And in pink I see..... totally cool.

  4. I think that she will be fine. Grace was chubby legged like that too and now she isn't. She will be a wonderful dancer as she is even now. And Beautiful too!!

    Aunt B.

  5. How neat that she likes to dance. She looks like a lot of healthy babies. My 8 year old looked the same way and then naturally slimmed down as she got older.

  6. Of course all babies should have cute little rolls. They need reserves for if they get sick, and they burn it all off when they start walking anyway. She is perfect in every way, and getting more feminine each day!

  7. I agree with you. Also, I hear that if you have a chubby baby then the kid will grow up with a good metabolism and be thin. I'm hoping!

  8. Ok I just want to pinch her little legs. They are so adorable.

    I dont agree with D at all. Monkey was the fattest baby you have ever seen and now he is so thin that I am always prompting him to eat more.

  9. David had legs like that ~ right up until he started walking.

    Ballarina girly is beautiful!


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