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Category: Product Reviews

Thirty 48 The Sock Geeks
[ 1 ] 03/03/2014

Thirty 48 The Sock Geeks

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 circulated. You need socks that perform to your […]

ensō Roller
[ 0 ] 02/23/2014

ensō Roller

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 performance and enhances your recovery […]

Weight Watchers 2014 Review
[ 5 ] 12/30/2013

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 Start program at […]

The Top10 Health Books of 2013
[ 0 ] 12/19/2013

The Top10 Health Books of 2013

“Be careful about reading health books. You may die of a misprint.” -Mark Twain- Getting healthy is all about knowledge. Yes, there’s conflicting advice and yes, it takes time and patience to change old habits, but reading up on the latest information and insight into nutrition and holistic health is one of the most powerfully […]

Mizuno Wave Inspire 10 Sneak Peek
[ 8 ] 12/10/2013

Mizuno Wave Inspire 10 Sneak Peek

I’m super excited to be able to give you a little Mizuno Wave Inspire 10 sneak peek.  When Mizuno offered their 10th anniversary edition Wave Inspire for review I couldn’t wait to get my hands, I mean FEET, into them! I’ve seriously been stalking the front porch since I heard they shipped. I will admit, […]

The Ultimate Runner Gift Guide + Giveaways Galore!
[ 314 ] 12/09/2013

The Ultimate Runner Gift Guide + Giveaways Galore!

Ho ho ho!  Or maybe I should say run, run, run?  For the second year in a row, we running sisters here at Shrinking Jeans have pulled together the Ultimate. Gift. Guide. for. the Runner.  It is epic.  It is massive.  It is chock full of awesome products for runners, complete with product information, photos, […]

Review:  FitMark Dashing Tote
[ 7 ] 12/08/2013

Review: FitMark Dashing Tote

I have to admit that I just throw my gym stuff in any ole gym bag I can find and then I GO.  There is no thought to the bag I use except *will it hold everything I want it to hold*.  The old bag I am currently using is beat up, bulky and certainly […]

Scott James Jewelry Review!
[ 7 ] 12/02/2013

Scott James Jewelry Review!

I’m so excited to share this latest gift idea with our lovely readers.  Scott James Jewelry will be featured in our Annual Holiday Gift Guide for the Runner and will include an awesome giveaway too – be on the lookout for it in the near future! I give you the Scott James Jewelry Review! Scott […]

New Balance v1400 Racing Flats Review
[ 1 ] 11/26/2013

New Balance v1400 Racing Flats Review

See this pretty running shoe? And this one too? They are the same shoe- the New Balance v1400 Racing Flat- and I am in love with it. Period, the end.  That’s all I have to say about this shoe review- I love it. How’s that for details? Actually, when asked to review this a racing […]

One More Mile!
[ 3 ] 11/25/2013

One More Mile!

I am sooooo excited to show you all another awesome company that will be making their appearance in our 2013 Holiday Gift Guide – One More Mile!  As their website says, “One More Mile makes it funner to be a runner”.  Their site is chock full of funny and inspirational items – from shirts and […]

Knuckle Lights #review!
[ 4 ] 11/14/2013

Knuckle Lights #review!

If you’ve read some of my previous posts here at Shrinking Jeans or on my personal blog, you know I’m big on runner safety.  When I was given the opportunity to review a pair of Knuckle Lights for our upcoming Holiday Gift Guide post, I jumped at the chance.  Here in the midwest, the majority […]

Baboosh Body Review and Giveaway {closed}
[ 59 ] 08/30/2013

Baboosh Body Review and Giveaway {closed}

Baboosh! How is that for a silly word? Silly, but cool. I’m doing a review and giveaway of the Baboosh Body wrap by Brooke Burke-Charvet. I didn’t really know what to expect. I had heard things pro and con about body wraps. I was excited to test one out for myself. You all know who […]

Sports Bra MEGA-Extravaganza Review + Giveaway {closed}
[ 90 ] 08/27/2013

Sports Bra MEGA-Extravaganza Review + Giveaway {closed}

Enell, Shock Absorber, Moving Comfort, Panache. What do all these companies have in common?  They make fantastic sports bra for women, meant to keep *the girls* in place- supported, comfortable and stylish! Let’s take a look at each one, shall we? ENELL SPORT The ENELL SPORT’s patented design eliminates bounce while providing superior support and […]

Sweaty Bands Review + Giveaway {Closed}
[ 70 ] 08/15/2013

Sweaty Bands Review + Giveaway {Closed}

Winner Winner! Lauren S- check your email for details. Thanks to all who *played*! I sweat….. a lot.  Also, I have a lot of hair.  So finding a hair band that is heavy duty enough to do the trick of keeping my hair back as I exercise or go for a run can be tricky. […]

New Balance Running Shoe 880v3 {Review + Giveaway}
[ 150 ] 08/04/2013

New Balance Running Shoe 880v3 {Review + Giveaway}

Winner Winner! Kristi, please email lisa@shrinkingjeans.net within the next 24 hrs (by Thursday 8/15 morning at the latest). If I do not hear from you by that time, then I will have to select another winner. Congrats! Lisa A good running shoe makes a world of difference for a runner.  In fact, once you have […]