Sunday, January 9, 2011

Dear Feet





Dear feet,

Please stay cute and skinny forever. Over Christmas you began to swell. After my initial panic, I began to prop you up each night and use Burt's Bees Mama Bee Leg and Foot Creme on you. I even got you a pedicure and a good rub.

If you swell too much, you might grow. And if you grow, I'll have to buy new shoes. I don't want that.

Since we've been back in Dallas, you've been good to me. I guess you had an adverse reaction to Houston.

Either way, I took these pictures to remember you by... and to compare you to, should you choose to swell on me. Please stay cute.

Thanks,
Ashleigh

4 comments:

  1. haha, great post! :) Is it weird that this is one of my fears of getting pregnant...that my feet will grow?! I'm 5'2" and wear 7 1/2 or 8 shoes. In my opinion, I have big feet...I don't want them getting bigger! :)

    Love your polish color! And hope your feet listen to your kind plead!

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  2. Oh, I have a pic of when we went on our babymoon to San Antonio - my feet were HUGE with swelling. Good thing my feet never grew - thank goodness. I can still wear all my shoes despite the swelling! :-)

    Tell me you got a pedicure.....how could you paint your toes at 36 weeks yourself? LOL

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  3. LOL! Yeah thats the last thing any of us prego mama's to be is to have to buy an all new shoe collection after our babies come!!! AHH!!

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  4. Umm yes definitely a pedi!! I need another one before the baby gets here! I don't normally spend money on that, but I'm treating myself as a pre-labor present! It might be awhile before I get a chance to do that again...

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