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...]

Skinny Gut Ultimate Shake Review #sponsored

Skinny Gut Ultimate Shake mix review #skinnygutshake

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Renew Life Formulas for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. As a business owner, homeschooler, and mother of 2, who always seems to be on the go, on the road, or up against deadline, it's hard to make ME a priority some days, much less my … [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

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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

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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...]

2nd Annual Sports Bra MEGA-Extravaganza Review + Giveaway

Sturdy Girls Miami Bra

It was so much fun to do this last year that we decided to do it again this year! Yes, it's time for our 2nd Annual Sports Bra MEGA-Extravaganza Review + Giveaway, where we share with you our thoughts on some great bras and at the end, we giveaway ONE of each of them.  Totally awesome, … [Read more...]

New Balance 880v4 Women’s Running Shoe Review + Giveaway

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I had the opportunity recently to try out the New Balance 880v4 women's running shoe. According to New Balance:   The 880v4 is the ideal shoe for the high mileage runner who demands a resilient, dependable ride with reliability and responsiveness. Delivering on go-to neutral cushioning with … [Read more...]

Fitness tracker review – Garmin Forerunner15

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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}

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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...]

The Ultimate Runner Gift Guide + Giveaways Galore!

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Ho ho ho!  Or maybe I should say run, run, run?  For the second year in a row, we running sisters here at Shrinking Jeans have pulled together the Ultimate. Gift. Guide. for. the Runner.  It is epic.  It is massive.  It is chock full of awesome products for runners, complete with product … [Read more...]

New Balance v1400 Racing Flats Review

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See this pretty running shoe? And this one too? They are the same shoe- the New Balance v1400 Racing Flat- and I am in love with it. Period, the end.  That's all I have to say about this shoe review- I love it. How's that for details? Actually, when asked to review this a racing flat, I … [Read more...]