"I present you, me, start of 6th grade: Sweater and pedal pushers, home-made by my mom. Ann Jillian haircut, that I just HAD TO HAVE! And beneath the droopy kneesocks I am wearing TOP-SIDER SHOES! Really, it does not get any hotter than this." -Gayle
"This one was taken in 1980, when I was 2. I believe that is a velour hoodie with Paddington Bear embroidered on the front, and the bathing suit speaks for itself. This was near the pool at our beach club in New Jersey." --Rob
"The year was 1992, and if you take a nine out of that you should get something close to my weight. I was a fat little kid somewhere around 200 lbs at 5'5 and wearing God knows what. Oh wait, that's the shirt with the fishing lures on it. I went to school like that -- I'm pretty sure that was hell. People told me time and time again that I would grow into it, I guess they were right." -Charlie
"This was when I was convinced that visors were a trend and that wearing thick socks with my sandals was a better way to have warm feet than sneakers. It was my 'I will wear baggy sweats and shirts to hide my fatness and then go home and eat mashed potatoes.' It was so bad! Thank goodness I learned better eating habits and fashion, in my opinion :). I am now 18 and completely confident in my 100-lb weight loss!" -Carrissa
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