November 2008 Archives – 2/2 – The Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans LLC


Why do we over eat around the holidays? That’s simple! There’s an abundance of tasty treats and delicious dishes just hanging around begging to sampled, tasted, tested, and gobbled up. I remember when I worked in an office. Good gracious, the conference room, the break room, the kitchen, they were all a veritable buffet of […]

Servings: 14 WW Points/serving: 3 1 c. canned pumpkin 1 tsp. vanilla extract 1/2 tsp. ground cinnamon 1/2 tsp. ground nutmeg 1/4 tsp. ground cloves 1/8 tsp. ground ginger 16 oz. one-step angel food cake mix 14 Tbsp. RF whipped topping Additional ground cinnamon, optional In a large bowl, combine the pumpkin, vanilla, cinnamon, nutmeg, […]

It’s been 24 hours since I started to monitor what I eat and how I eat.  You know what the hardest part for me was today? The office at work. Yes, that room where everyone brings donuts and cookies each Monday. Those evil so and so’s. Don’t they know I’m trying to be good here? […]

I just logged into Weight Watchers online for the first time since October 9, 2008. Sheesh. Talk about embarrassing. It’s a good thing Weight Watchers can’t nudge me like people on Twitter. But then again, maybe they should nudge me. Every.single.hour. I logged my points for today (so far). 1/2 Quaker Breakfast on the Go […]

Hello, my name is Crooked Eyebrow and I am a overweight, young , married, emotional eating mommy. Did you get all that? I have struggled with my weight since I was a child and unfortunately as an adult as well. My weight gain as an adult started with the late night studying in nursing school […]

Hi, I’m Christy, and I’m no stranger to this whole weight loss thing. As an adult, I’ve always struggled with my weight. It was never completely out of control, but it seemed like I always had an extra 20 pounds on my frame. When I got pregnant with my son in December of 2002, I […]

It’s okay, I can accept it. Except I can’t. The truth is, when I can’t find something to wear before heading out with family or friends, I want to crawl into my bed and eat cookies and ice cream. Why is it that when we are down about our weight, that we eat MORE?  What […]

We’re just a bunch of girls (and one boy), who want to lose weight. That’s how this website was formed.  Except THIS website, isn’t just about us.  It’s about YOU, too. It’s about us.  It’s about doing this incredibly difficult thing, weight loss, and having a place to share our triumphs and our frustrations.  We’ve […]