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It’s been five months and three weeks since I had my baby girl. It’s been eleven months and three weeks since I could wear my wedding ring.  And I am still counting the days until I fit into my normal jeans and a good ‘ol D-cup bra. Oh, may the day come quickly!

But then again, I don’t think I’ve ever felt so good about being this big. Well, I’ve never actually been this many pounds. On the way up it felt necessary. Now I vacillate between “C’mon Josie, exercise!” and “Hello Mama, you are HOT.” No, the weight isn’t necessary, but it isn’t killing me either. Maybe I am just getting a little easier on myself. That’s not a bad result.

Ava is eating like a fiend.

She just finished half a cup of rice cereal and another half cup of pureed yams. I can’t remember the last time I tasted pureed anything–but yams aren’t half bad. After a few teaspoons myself, I mixed in some butter and milk and served them up hot for Clint. He seemed to like them a lot. So…tomorrow I’ll make pear “milk-shakes” or something like that. 🙂

Anyway, despite being okay with my new weight, I was extra extra extra happy to finally fit my wedding ring on my finger. That in itself was a party!


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