True Confessions

TrueConfessions

HELP!!!! I have fallen off the healthy eating wagon and I am having a terrible time climbing back on. I was doing T25 and doing really well. I got up at 5:10 every morning to workout. I was planning meals and buying good food at the grocery store. Then...things kind of fell apart. Life got … [Read more...]

Wednesday Check In + Get Yourselves Ready!

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Hello my beloved, Shrinkers! How are you all? Is everyone shrinking away? What's that? You say you just don't know if you are or not? Well today is Wednesday and that means it's time to hop on the scale and get down to business one way or another. Off you go! I'll wait..... <whistling and … [Read more...]

Get Off Your Broom & Get Moving – Check in Week 4

  Hello my beloved Shrinkers! Here we are with another Wednesday on the calendar. Time to assess the situation when it comes to the scale! This is the start of Week 4 for those of you who have been killing it in our latest DietBet game. How's that going? Are you ready to finish out the … [Read more...]

Toot Your Horn Tuesday

Hello fellow shrinkers! Today is Tuesday, so that must mean it's time to toot our horns. Time to be proud and tell everyone what awesome things we did this past week. If I hadn't already written about it here on Friday, I would certainly be telling you all about my amazing 3 Dune Challenge. … [Read more...]

Toot Your Horn Tuesday

Toot Your Horn Tuesdays at the Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans! Come brag about your accomplishments from the past week! #health #fitness #diet www.shrinkingjeans.net

Hello, dear Shrinkers! How is everyone? It's Tuesday, which means it's the time of the week where we want to hear you boast about your victories. Toot that horn! It need not be anything big or 'grand.' Any achievement, positive step in the right direction is toot-worthy! I have to admit, I have … [Read more...]

Chafing and Other Woes

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    Chafing is something I never really gave much thought to as an athlete. Chafing is something I have never really gave much thought to as a non-athlete either. UNTIL this weekend, when I discovered that if the chafing is ignored long enough, it will cause you plenty of … [Read more...]

Back to Basics Weight Loss Challenge: Check In Week 3

Hello hello, Shrinkers! If you are reading this and you know it's Wednesday, then you know that only means one thing! Time to strip down to those beautiful birthday suits and hop on the scale for our weekly weigh in.  How did you do? Good, bad or ugly, we want to hear about it. We are heading … [Read more...]

Back to Basics: Check In Week 1

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    Welcome Shrinkers!! How was week one in our "Back to Basics" DietBet gone? If you aren't participating in our DietBet you can still take part in our fitness challenges and make some changes for fall so that you can get control of your health and fitness journey a bit more than … [Read more...]

Toot Your Horn Tuesday

It's Tuesday and time for another round of Toot Your Horn! I haven't tooted my horn in a long time (months and months) and I am long overdue. Here goes: The Summer here in Texas is brutal, especially in August and September.  It's hot hot hot and some days, it's humid too.  Normally, I … [Read more...]

Toot Your Horn Tuesday

I'm excited for today. Much better than my last Tuesday post when I had to do a True Confession. Today, it is a definite Toot Your Horn Tuesday!! If you remember back to my post last week about our former writer Donya and her amazing journey to weight loss and fitness, I told you that I was … [Read more...]

Check-In: Pre Diet Bet

Wednesday Check-in

    Good morning lovely people! Today is Wednesday and that means it is check in day!! This will be our last weekly check in before our Back To Basics Diet Bet challenge so I want to make it a good one! Hop on the scale and let us know the good, the bad, and … [Read more...]

True Confessions: Sugar

True Confessions-Sugar

    Happy Tuesday, my friends! It's the True Confessions: Sugar edition on this last Tuesday of August! I do believe that I've had this conversation before but I wanted to give a confession of my EXCESSIVE sugar consumption!! This summer has been a very odd mix of weather for … [Read more...]

Wednesday Check In / Keeping It Calm

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Wednesday check in....the words that strike fear in many of us. It's that day of the week that we have to jump on the scale and come face to face with what we have or haven't done to further our weight loss efforts over the past week. I have a new idea about this weigh in thing. How about if … [Read more...]

True Confessions

TrueConfessions

Every time I have a Tuesday post due, I really like it to be a Toot Your Horn Tuesday post. Unfortunately, if I am going to be totally honest with myself, it's a True Confessions Tuesday. I have been totally failing in the menu planning and grocery shopping department here at the old homestead. … [Read more...]