Whittle Away for Water: Week 3 Check In

Whittle Away for Water

Good Morning, Shrinkers! We hope each and every one of you had a fabulous Thanksgiving! But we all know what today is! Hop on that scale and share with us (below in the comments) how you did. How are you doing with the challenge? Were you able to push through Thanksgiving without over indulging? … [Read more...]

Whittle Away for Water: Week 1 Check-In

Whittle Away for Water - a new weight loss challenge by @shrinkingjeans benefiting @charitywater and YOU! 50% of the pot will be donated to BB's Clean Water for Christmas campaign {http://mycharitywater.org/cleanwaterforchristmas4} and the remaining pot will be split among challengers who lose 4% or more of body weight! #weightloss #fitness #charity #kidsdoinggood

We've finished our first week in the Whittle Away for Water Weight Loss Challenge! How are you doing? Are you making positive changes in your life? What's working for you and what isn't? We are nipping that holiday gain in the bud. You will be starting the new year off with a head start on everyone … [Read more...]

Shrink for GOOD!

Shrink for Good! A weight loss challenge benefitting @charitywater! http://www.dietbet.com/games/13992

REGISTER FOR THE CHALLENGE HERE! You're thirsty. You walk to the kitchen, turn on the faucet, and fill a cup with cold, refreshing water. Or maybe you grab a bottle of water out of the fridge as you run out the door to pick up the kids from soccer. What if you couldn't? What if you had to drink … [Read more...]

When Training, Kids, and Charity Collide


httpv://youtu.be/JKJo67TMmec This past Sunday, I completed my third half-marathon. I am not a runner, nor do I really care if I ever am. Some may say it's their legs that get them through long races, I say it's my heart. I didn't quite train as much as I had intended, funny how life gets in … [Read more...]

10 Must-Have Songs for Your Summer Running Playlist

Summer is upon us {finally} and you are probably looking to update your iPod with some fresh music. Many of us are knee-deep training for races, and others are just starting out. Whether you are taking your first shot at the Couch-to-5K program or a seasoned runner, these songs are sure to get your … [Read more...]

Editor’s Weekly Round-Up!

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Happy Friday! It's time to share all our favorite links from around the internet in our weekly-round up! These may or may not be health-related today, because it's Friday and I'm lazy and my head hurts. I received a late birthday present this week-- a gift certificate to Gussy Sews. … [Read more...]



It's time! It's time! We are taking registrations for our 2nd annual Team Shrinking Jeans! We are training to run or walk the San Diego Rock 'n' Roll half-marathon on June 5th, 2011. We will also offer the full marathon option for those of you crazy people who are interested in doing all 26.2 miles. … [Read more...]

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I Run with the Sisterhood

Last week we announced our plan to train for the San Diego Rock 'n' Roll 1/2 marathon on June 5th. We can't wait. There is nothing better than hanging out in real life with the Sisters and Brothers we know so well from online. Read all about it here. Now listen, we really, really, REALLY want you … [Read more...]

Training again:: 2nd Annual Team Shrinking Jeans


It's time to kick off the 2nd annual Team Shrinking Jeans! We are open to all... men, women, college students, great grandmothers... We want YOU!! Last year our amazing team of 14 raised over $43,000 for The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society! This year, we want to beat that amount! We are planning on … [Read more...]