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Old 01-05-2007, 05:42 PM   #1
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Default Wow, these weren't supposed to fit yet! (NSV)

I ordered a pair of american eagle jeans online in a size smaller than what I've been wearing, because my jeans were getting a bit loose. I figured they wouldn't fit yet, but I was hoping I could fit into them in 2 weeks for my husbands graduation from Air Force Basic Training. Imagine my surprise when they arrived in the mail yesterday and I tried them on just to see how close I was to fitting in them, and OMG they fit perfectly. Now I'm afraid that if I keep losing at this rate that they'll be too big by hubby's graduation lol.

One more size and I can buy my AE jeans in the store again (they only carry up to a size 14 in the store, anything higher than that you have to buy online ) I finally feel like I'm starting to get back to my pre-pregnancy/pre-marriage body

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Old 01-05-2007, 11:48 PM   #2
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Congrats...It's always great & surprising when something smaller fits..Keep up the good work...
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Old 01-06-2007, 01:22 AM   #3
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Woohoo!!! Congrats!!!
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Old 01-06-2007, 09:08 AM   #4
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Way to go and only one more size to go for store buying! That's awesome!
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Old 01-06-2007, 09:44 AM   #5
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Lost successfully, maintained successfully. Followed by a whole lot of setbacks and obstacles. Starting over with the knowledge gained before.
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Old 01-06-2007, 11:06 AM   #6
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Old 01-06-2007, 11:58 AM   #7
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Congratulations. I love american eagle jeans, they are my favorite. You'll be shopping in that store in no time. WTG.


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Old 01-06-2007, 12:37 PM   #8
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How fabulous! I had a similar blue jean experience in December and ran around the house screaming for like 10 minutes.....LOL! I can feel your excitement, keep it up!
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8~8~06 Journey Started, 246 lbs.
11~10~07 WW Goal Achieved, 150 lbs.
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Old 01-06-2007, 01:23 PM   #9
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Good for you!!!! Don't you just LLLOOOVVVEEE surprises????


See my before & after pics:


And I've kept it off over 2 years later!!
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