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After undergoing a few major changes—including braces, waxed eyebrows, longer hair and an updated wardrobe that no longer hides her figure—Leslie feels tremendous. "It took two or three years to get there. ... Now I am proud of the fact that I've had two kids and that I'm still thin. I didn't just wake up looking like I came off of a makeover show. It was a long process, but one that I'm proud of."
After her transformation one of Leslie's old friends stopped over and didn't even recognize her. "She said, 'Leslie, I thought you were the babysitter. I didn't even recognize you,'" Leslie says.