Title Nine Sports Bra Fitting Review + Giveaway

Title nine sports bra review

Do you like your sports bra?  Love your sports bra? Love to hate your sports bra?  Do you find yourself having to double bag the girls in an effort to strap them down so they don't smack you in the face?  Are you like many of us–constantly hunting for the perfect sports bra to hold your chest in … [Read more...]

Books for Your Belly, Body, and Brain

Books for the Body, Belly, and Brain

I'm always looking for good book recommendations, so I thought I'd pay it forward and share a few of my favorite books with you. The list I've compiled is titled Books for Your Belly, Body, and Brain! I hope you enjoy my recommendations, and please feel free to comment below with some of your … [Read more...]

A 21 Day Fix Review

21 Day Fix Review

Over the last 10 months, weight has slowly been creeping back onto my 5'5 frame.  During marathon training, I ate like a crazy woman because I was burning so many calories and running so many miles and I was hungry all the time.  The marathon was on February 15th and all the miles stopped after … [Read more...]

Review + Giveaway: Sweet Spot Skirts

Review + Giveaway-  Sweet Spot Skirts

I was a little anxious about trying a new skirt because I already have a brand I love BUT when I googled *best running skirt*, a new (to me) brand kept popping up. Sweet Spot Skirts. Although very loyal, I decided to give this new (to me) brand a try.  I am always willing to expand my brand love. … [Read more...]

Tools for a Skinny Gut #skinnygutdiet

skinny gut diet tools

This post brought to you by The Skinny Gut Diet. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Shrinking Jeans. In my continued review of The Skinny Gut Diet by Brenda Watson, I’ve learned more about gut health and how it relates to weight loss. Tools, a solid plan, and advanced … [Read more...]

Erin Condren Life Planner Review + Giveaway


I put out a plea on Facebook 6 weeks ago asking for recommendations to get my life organized.  You see, the current method of google calender + to do lists written on random sheets of paper + various sizes of notepads with 18,000,000 pieces of information and details of our family life was no longer … [Read more...]

Fitness tracker review – Garmin Forerunner15

Courtesy of garmin.com

It's been all the rage lately. Even here at The Sisterhood. FITNESS TRACKERS.  As promised, I have for you today a review on the one that I purchased and have been using. And I must say, I love it! Back in May, I wrote a post on Fitness Tracker Fury based on a shout out to you all. I was in … [Read more...]

Stabilize that Core with Gaiam {Sponsored}

Balance Ball Chair

In life, I wear many hats...three of my hats are jobs that I do at the computer. You know what that means? I sit. A lot. I have a history of lower back problems, and I point the finger squarely at my less than stable core muscles. I've worked hard over the years to strengthen my core (and kill … [Read more...]

Weight Watchers Review 2014

weight watchers 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 … [Read more...]