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First, let me apologize for this post.  Not only are those legs (not far off from what mine look like, but they are just) large and in charge.  Not to mention the feet of this person.  Yikes!


I wanted bring mention to my thunder thighs.  Again, NO, these aren't my legs, but seriously it's pretty close to what they do look like.  My mom said that it's her family/gene's fault that they look the way that they do. 

Last year, about this time, I really didn't mind their size because they had shrunk a bit.  Now, however, I've gained some weight back and it just goes straight for my legs.

Not only does this make it hard to walk/run but it makes it hard to buy clothes.  No one makes pants for girls with smaller waists and larger thighs.  It's troubling but there's nothing I can really do except wear more skirts.

I'm working on running these babies off but seriously, at times it can be very painful and embarrassing. 

Bottom line though, I know it's a problem.

I'm working on it but I wanted to bring attention to it because it's just getting a little out of control.

Lucky for me, I was able to get some sun last weekend and that helps camouflage my cellulite.  Too bad I don't like to tan normally, otherwise I'd do it more for looks... :)

Comments

Allison said…
I feel your pain. It was to the point where I was actually SCARED about getting smaller than a size 12 b/c then I couldn't buy women's (plus) sizes anymore. Plus sizes do tend to allow for a larger thigh in SOME styles.

And this is why I wear all wide legged pants...these things are horrible. I've always carried all my weight there, even when I was fairly small (for me).

If you were on What Not to Wear, they'd tell you to buy pants to fit your thighs, then have the waist taken in. I'd tell them I'm too lazy for that, but if you're not, it might be worth it :)
Anonymous said…
Be nice to my friend Jill!
ugh, I hate this.

Even when I was too thin and the top half of me looked anorexic my bottom half always was thicker. I have curves and dont mind that at times but my legs will never look defined like I would like them too. They will always be thicker and I will always gain weight in my bottom half first. sigh. And you are right, buying pants is a pain. My pants always have to be bigger to fit my legs and butt, not so attractive! I need to get my butt moving to start walking alot more.

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