Apparently the statistic is that Americans will gain 5-7 pounds between Thanksgiving to Christmas. I haven't reached that statistic yet, but I think I must have gained some weight per my sons' recent observations.
Judah: (Playing with my belly, which to a 4 year old probably feels much like a bowl of jello) "Mom, you ate too many desserts."
Yes, Judah, yes, I do.
a week or more later,
Tucker: "Mom, your belly popped out.
From the mouths of 'babes'. :)