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Thursday Three - Sugar Free Edition
[ 0 ] 04/17/2014

Thursday Three – Sugar Free Edition

It’s time for another edition of the Thursday Three!! This week is the “Sugar Free” edition because, as most of you know, I’m on a sugar fast through May 14th. It’s going pretty well except for all the label reading, severe headaches (from withdrawal) and constantly looking for a source of protein that will satisfy […]

"Throwing Down the Gauntlet" on Sugar
[ 2 ] 04/12/2014

“Throwing Down the Gauntlet” on Sugar

  The Free Dictionary says, to “throw down the gauntlet” means: to invite someone to argue, fight, or compete with you The other day I posted on Facebook about the possibility of dropping sugar from my diet (and dealing with my severe cravings with coconut oil) like this lady did and the result of that […]

Spring Into Action Weight Loss Challenge
[ 20 ] 03/19/2014

Spring Into Action, Week 1 Check-in

Good morning!! It’s time for our weekly check-in here at the Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans. If you’re participating in our Spring Into Action weight loss challenge, you do not have to officially submit a weight this week. The only official weight you’ll have to submit is your final weigh-in the last week of the […]

Happy Saint Patrick's Day
[ 0 ] 03/17/2014

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day all of you wonderful shrinkers!! I hope that you are enjoying the day with plenty of green veggies and green smoothies!! Did you have a wonderful weekend?  Were you able to get your Shamrock Shuffle done! If not you still have a little more time to get it done and submitted! […]

Spring Into Action Weight Loss Challenge
[ 18 ] 03/12/2014

Spring Into Action Weight Loss Challenge #springintoaction

Welcome to our brand new weight loss challenge, Spring Into Action (#springintoaction)! We’re knocking on Spring’s door, and far enough away from January 1st, that most of you have long forgotten those new year’s resolutions you made. Mmmmmmhmmmmm…..yeeeah…..you remember those pesky little goals you made, right? Like losing weight, eating better, and exercising? Yeah *cough […]

Spring Into Action Weight Loss Challenge
[ 10 ] 03/05/2014

Check-In Wednesday

Good morning shrinkers! How has your week been? I’m slowly getting back to reality after a trip to a tropical paradise for a week. I miss the sun and warm, sandy beaches.   This cold, damp weather is not fun. It’s March, which is practically summer in Texas! So, this is a non-challenge week, but […]

Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans Weight Loss Boot Camp Challenge #WLBootcamp #weightloss #challenge
[ 2 ] 02/19/2014

New Year’s Weight Loss Challenge, Week 7

We’re rolling in to the last week of our challenge! Can you believe that it’s already been 7 weeks. SEVEN glorious weeks of losing weight together, and having fun doing it, most of the time ;) Personally, this challenge has been one of the best that every happened to me. Not only am I trying […]

New Year's Weight Loss Bootcamp: Week 6 Check-In!
[ 1 ] 02/12/2014

New Year’s Weight Loss Bootcamp: Week 6 Check-In!

We are flying through the second half of our Weight Loss Bootcamp Challenge! We are at the end of week 6, which means there are only 2 weeks left! How are all of you doing? Did you have a scale victory this week? How about a non scale victory? Either way, we are kicking some […]

Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans Weight Loss Boot Camp Challenge #WLBootcamp #weightloss #challenge
[ 2 ] 02/05/2014

New Year’s Weight Loss Bootcamp, Week 5

Good morning shrinkers! It’s the END of week 5!! HOLLA! How are you doing? Hangin’ in there? I hit a bit of a slump last week, but TORE up the scale this week with a GREAT loss. Happy day!! Go hop on your scale and look at that (hopefully smaller!) number! If you’re a blogger, […]

Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans Weight Loss Boot Camp Challenge #WLBootcamp #weightloss #challenge
[ 13 ] 01/22/2014

New Year’s Weight Loss Bootcamp Check-in, Week 3

Happy Wednesday, Shrinkers!! Can you believe we’re already 3 weeks in to this fabulous 2014 new year’s weight loss challenge? It’s time to step gingerly on to that scale and see the fantastic (hopefully SMALLER) number in store for you this week! If you’re a blogger, please blog and share your link in the comments. […]

Ready...Set...Couch to 5k!
[ 4 ] 01/13/2014

Ready…Set…Couch to 5k!

Good day, runners!!!  Yes…that means YOU!  If you were here last week, you know we have kicked off another round of virtual couch to 5k training.  If you missed Lisa’s kick-off post, go read it here.  I’ll wait. We all caught up?  Perfect :) That training starts NOW.  You should have downloaded the C25k app […]

Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans Weight Loss Boot Camp Challenge #WLBootcamp #weightloss #challenge
[ 34 ] 01/08/2014

New Year’s Weight Loss Boot Camp Check-In, W1

HOLY MOLY! I can’t believe we already made it through week 1 of our New Year’s Weight Loss Boot Camp! How are you holding up? I’m sure wherever you are (if you’re in the US) it’s probably cold. Unless of course you live in SoCal. And then we really don’t like you right now! Ha! […]

Shrinking Jeans Weight Loss Boot Camp Challenge with @shrinkingjeans #weightloss #challenge #diet
[ 52 ] 01/01/2014

New Year’s Weight Loss Bootcamp #WLBootcamp

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!! It’s January 1st, and hopefully you’re waking (not hungover) from an amazingly fun night of celebrations, and ready to embark on the great adventure of celebrating and honoring yourself! YES! We have released and said goodbye to 2013, and now it’s time to embrace and take 2014 by the horns. So are […]

Farewell to 2013 Party. Weight Loss Bootcamp Challenge #WLBootcamp
[ 25 ] 12/31/2013

2013 Farewell Party #WLBootcamp

Today is the last day of 2013! Are you feeling a little nostalgic or ready to jump right into a 2014 weight loss challenge? Well, hold your horses just a second! Each year we set goals, create resolutions, and make big plans for the new year, but we fail to properly take stock of what […]

Why Join the 'Hood?
[ 9 ] 12/29/2013

Why Join the ‘Hood?

   “What is the ‘hood? Why do you like the Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans? Why should I join? What does it cost? Why do you love it so much?” These are just a few of the questions I have received from a few of my friends recently. Today, I’m going to attempt to provide […]