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Old 02-25-2010, 06:50 AM   #1  
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Talking DH coming home to a smaller me

My husband has been away on business for a month! A month!! I didn't mention it online because I just don't think that's wise. But he's coming home today, if the weather holds up. NYC is expecting a few feet today, apparently, and that could delay his flight. Fingers crossed! (toes too)

I have lost about 8 lbs since he was last home and inches too. I know I'm wearing a size smaller than when I saw him last. He knows I was on a plateau as he was leaving, but he does not know I broke it.

I can not wait to pick him up. Single mothering is for the birds! I feel for all the single moms out there, including the moms who's husbands serve our country. You are all heroes!
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Old 02-25-2010, 07:05 AM   #2  
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I could agree with you more on the single parents of our service men and women.

Your husband is going to be so proud of all you've accomplished in the month!
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Old 02-25-2010, 08:52 AM   #3  
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I'm a single mother with financial backing lol (aka has a husband that travels for work...first deployment as a Marine & now he inspects ships with a private company. He travels 6-8 months out of the year, blah)

I totally understand how you feel! I loved surprising my DH with my weight loss when he'd come off of a long trip

have fun surprising him!!

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Old 02-25-2010, 09:59 AM   #4  
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That's great! I'm sure he'll be very happy for you... let us know how it goes!
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Old 02-25-2010, 10:14 AM   #5  
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What a wonderful accomplishment for you! And a terrific pleasant surprise for him!!
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WONDERUL!
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that should be a very fun surprise, enjoy!!!!

(but I will say being a single mom isn't so bad IMO. Yes, I do all the work, but I also get all the love, so it balances out!)
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Wonderful! I know my husband will be so excited when I drop a size.
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Old 02-25-2010, 01:17 PM   #9  
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How exciting! I bet he'll be so proud of you.
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Old 02-25-2010, 01:32 PM   #10  
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I too have a husband that works away! He was so impressed when he came back home! Go youuuu!
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Old 02-25-2010, 03:09 PM   #11  
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I am sure he will be super happy for you when he gets home!
Bow chicka wow wow
Congrats! Be sure and let us know his reaction
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That is really nice, Eliana. You must be so excited.
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That has to feel pretty good and he's sure to be very proud of you! Enjoy your time together!
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Yay Eliana! Have fun

BTW: LOVE the new avatar...CONGRATS on your success!
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Congrats! Should be a lovely reunion!
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