Full of Thanks

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  November is a time to reflect on giving thanks and counting our blessings. I realize most of us will do this "formally" on Thanksgiving in just a couple of weeks, but I want to take a few minutes and do it now, too!   First and for most, I am thankful to God for my health. I … [Read more...]

Summer Blowout Weight Loss Challenge Finale!

Summer Blowout Weight Loss Challenge www.shrinkingjeans.net

What does that say? The FINALE?! Where has the time gone, friends? How are you feeling? Have you succeeded in reaching your goals with the summer challenge? I (for once) can actually say I have lost a good deal of weight and am feeling GREAT! Who knows, by Christmas I could be near my goal weight … [Read more...]

The Joovy ScooterX2 Double Stroller

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Yes, I just said double stroller. Never in a million years did I think that after selling the twins' double jogging stroller, I would be in the market for a double again. We were done having kids. D-O-N-E. Fast forward a few years later, and we are now proud {foster} parents of two little girls, one … [Read more...]

Oh My Thighs! April: Monthly Fitness Calendar

Oh My Thighs! A free monthly fitness calendar to give you extraordinary thighs, oh my! #workout #fitness

Our free monthly workout calendars have become a Sisterhood favorite. Each month, we focus on a specific area of our bodies and focus on toning, tightening, and building muscle. This month we are focusing on our thighs! Come May, your thighs will be looking fine, oh my! The goal of these monthly … [Read more...]

Toot Your Horn Tuesday… The Post-Thanksgiving Edition

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

Good morning, all! How are you? If you are reading this, you obviously survived the hustle and bustle of the holiday and didn't get trampled down while black Friday shopping! Hooray! Tuesday is a day for Tooting... tooting our own horns, that is. I may have to dig a little deep here, but … [Read more...]

#MKTimeless {How I Would Wear My Michael Kors Watch}

How I would wear my #MKTimeless watch! #MKTimeless by melissa-anderson-i featuring a wrap dress Michael Kors is getting ready to release the Paris Limited Edition Runway Watch -only 2,000 of these gorgeous timepieces have been made. The watch featuresĀ a 2.5 mm diamond, an etching of the iconic … [Read more...]

The Great Pinterest Round-Up {health & fitness edition}

The Great Pinterest Round-Up by @reallifeadv from @shrinkingjeans #heatlhy #living #fitness shrinkingjeans.net

The Great Pinterest Round-Up... featuring the week's best health and fitness finds! Pumpkin Spice Latte protein smoothie - mmmmm! Ten Reasons to Keep Backyard Chickens. Harvest Pasta e Fagiole Soup with Parmesan Crisps. Healthy Baking Substitutes. And of course, a quote: … [Read more...]

AARP Healthy Living Sweepstakes {sponsored post}

Healthy Living Sweepstakes

As a non-profit organization with more than 37 million members, the AARP advocates a healthy lifestyle as part of its overall mission to support independence, choice and control in the lives of Americans 50 years old and older. AARP is celebrating healthy living by hosting a sweepstakes, open to … [Read more...]

Toot Your Horn Tuesday {September 18}

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Good morning, friends! How are you? I.am.tired. TIRED! Life has been just a little crazy this past month. It's taken a whole new level of patience and adjustment to get used to our hectic schedule -hectic schedule AND A BABY. There is school, and homework, football, choir, dance, volleyball, not … [Read more...]

belVita Breakfast Challenge {sponsored post}

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Kraft Foods for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. My morning routine consists of frantically running around trying to get lunches made, backpacks ready, pets fed, all the while trying to get a sip of coffee in here and there, feeding … [Read more...]

Mindful September {Simple Tasks to Make You Feel Good}

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By now, you've seen our Monthly Fitness Calendars. We are determined to help you get in your best physical form. Now, it's time to get the rest of you feeling as good as your body! This month, we are focusing on simple things every day to help put a smile on your face {and on others'} and some … [Read more...]