OMG They So Totally Fit!!

So, a few weeks ago I think I said that I ordered a couple of pair of jeans online.  My old pants, ranging in sizes 26-28 are too big and really starting to fall off of me. I ordered two pairs of jeans, sized 24 short.  (Yes, I’m short.  I’m 5’1″.)  I have been very concerned that they would be too small.

It’s one thing to have your current clothes feel roomy and slide off of you.  It’s quite another to comfortably fit into the next smaller size.

Well, I tried on both pair and they both fit perfectly.  I never thought I’d be so happy to fit into a size 24, but I am so happy to fit into a size 24!  For one thing, it increases the number of pants that actually fit me properly from zero to two.  But they are also 1.5 – 2 sizes smaller than the pants I was wearing before.

Whoo hoo!

I also bought a very snug support garment for my top from Spanx.  Wow, what a difference that makes!  The Spanx top also offers a little more support than the binding garment they gave me at the hospital, plus it is a lot less bulky.

Tonight is the Christmas party for my writer’s group and I will be donning my new and improved jeans, my Spanx top and a size 24 blouse as well.  Yay me!  (Although, that’s probably more information than they wanted to know.)

Oh, and btw…check out my new weight loss!  46 pounds down baby!

New jeans:


16 responses to “OMG They So Totally Fit!!

  1. HOORAY!!! Congrats, Colleen! You are inspirational to me.

  2. Wahoo!!
    Hey Colleen, have you ever done your family tree? My mom’s miaden name is Moore and they are from Monmouth, Monmouthshire, Wales.

    • Jennifer, I have not, but smarter people than me in my family have. I do know that there is a very, very small faction of family from Wales a century or so ago, but I not know if their last name was Moore. I’d have to check on that.

  3. Fantastic Colleen

  4. great job…… proud of you.

  5. Woot! Woot! So excited for you. 🙂 Keep up the good work!

  6. YAY, you!

  7. So proud of you! You are doing great!!

  8. good for you girl! 46 pounds down, that’s awesome congrats!

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