PEAR Fitness Tracker Review

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I LOVE fitness gadgets! The same way 12 year old girls have mini-meltdowns in the presence of boy bands is the same excitement I feel when new workout gadgets find their way into my gym bag. So pardon my giddiness as I tell you about the PEAR Fitness Tracker Review and how this lovely little tool … [Read more...]

The Eyes Have It: Younique Moodstruck 3D Fiber Lashes (spon)

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You've probably heard of them. The fiber lashes. They're kind of a big deal these days. Me? I'm a skeptic, always. Plus, my lashes are pretty good on their own. I've used a drugstore brand for years - you know, the one in the pink and green bottle. And we're cool, man. But guys? I'm going to … [Read more...]

Omron Pain Relief Pro Giveaway

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Fall marathon training is in full force and along with mega long runs comes mega sore muscles.  The makers of the Omron Pain Relief Pro electoTHERAPY unit reached out to The Sisterhood asking if we'd be interested in reviewing their electrotherapy TENS unit device.  Since I've been battling some … [Read more...]

My Extra SUNday from Lipton

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Back at the end of June, the wonderful folks over at Lipton introduced their "Win and Extra SUNday" promotion to our readers here at Shrinking Jeans.  They offered me a 120 minute household service, as well as another 120 minute service for one of our readers.  Lipton has partnered with Fancy Hands, … [Read more...]

Fitness tracker review – Garmin Forerunner15

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It's been all the rage lately. Even here at The Sisterhood. FITNESS TRACKERS.  As promised, I have for you today a review on the one that I purchased and have been using. And I must say, I love it! Back in May, I wrote a post on Fitness Tracker Fury based on a shout out to you all. I was in … [Read more...]

My Favorite Health and Fitness Gadgets, Apps and Apparel

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I love reading about the latest and greatest in health and fitness gadgets almost as much as I love changing up my workout. It’s fun, it’s exciting, and who know what fabulous benefits may result. I also love my tried-and-true products, which I faithfully stand by, no matter what new, fancy … [Read more...]

Edible Explosion {sponsored}

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Nature's Care. All opinions are 100% mine. Over the last few weeks, my garden has literally exploded with edible goodness. Down here in west-ish Texas, we've gotten over 6 inches of much needed rain, and that combined with Nature’s Care … [Read more...]

Stabilize that Core with Gaiam {Sponsored}

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In life, I wear many hats...three of my hats are jobs that I do at the computer. You know what that means? I sit. A lot. I have a history of lower back problems, and I point the finger squarely at my less than stable core muscles. I've worked hard over the years to strengthen my core (and kill … [Read more...]

Journey of a Fitness Tracker

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  Last fall I started hearing about the newest rage in fitness; fitness trackers. There are so many available. Everything from a little device that fits in your pocket (or attaches to your bra/waistband/pocket) to elaborate devices that could track everything about your day. In the beginning … [Read more...]

AbX Review

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When the folks from HumanX contacted me and asked if I'd like to review one of their products, I jumped at the chance.  I'm always game for new workout ideas and gadgets.  They sent me the AbX to try out and review. The AbX is a device to build abdominal core strength.  According to their … [Read more...]

How does your garden grow? #naturescare

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Nature's Care. All opinions are 100% mine. It's been over a month since my first post about Scott's Nature’s Care products, and the start of my own personal garden. I'm excited to report that all of my seedlings are off to a fantastic start, and … [Read more...]

Thirty 48 The Sock Geeks

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Thirty 48 is a recently launched manufacturer of running socks and compression sleeves.  They have put care into extensive research before any sock or sleeve enters manufacturing and state "our socks are an affordable option to maximize your comfort, keep your feet dry, and your blood well … [Read more...]

ensō Roller

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A couple weeks ago, the good folks at EvoFit contacted The Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans, asking if we'd like to take a look at their ensō roller.  I'm always interested in checking out the newest gear so I jumped at the chance. According to their website: "The ensō roller increases your … [Read more...]

Weight Watchers 2014 Review

Hey, Shrinkers!  It's your Ghost of Christmas Past, Mel from thedailymel.com. For those who might not have been around the Sisterhood very long, I used to be one of the Contributing Writers here.  Christy asked if I would be willing to come back and cross-post my recent review of the new Simple … [Read more...]