September 2010 Archives – 3/4 – The Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans LLC


Welcome to the Shrinkvivor Challenge where you’re going to OutFit, OutLose, and OutLast your opponents to become the Ultimate Shrinkvivor! Go ahead and put on your buffs. I’ll wait…..okay! Wow! You look hot! Ready to go? Have you gotten together with your tribes? Made some friends and formed alliances? Are you ready for some awesome challenges and […]

It’s Tuesday! And we all know what that means! It’s my day to give you the best thing about your week! That’s right…it’s Tworkout™ day! (I love Tuesdays. So much.) I know you’re excited so I know I will see EVERYONE on Twitter at 8 p.m. Central! (If you want to follow along on TweetGrid, […]

Shrinkvivor? Really? How on Earth do you come up with this stuff? This past July, Melissa and Christy were hanging out on Christy’s front porch in the Texas hill country working on the site, and somebody on Twitter mentioned blogging and Survivor. BAM! The idea was formed and has totally evolved from there! I wasn’t […]

It’s time to air it all out. Cleanse yourself and free yourself just in time for the next challenge which begins tomorrow (woohoo!!) It’s True Confessions Tuesday and it’s time to come clean! I like to do my confessions in bullet points. You can feel free to use the style of your choice. I have […]

Remember me? Yes, I’m the girl who gives everyone homework that no one likes (oh stop, you love me dont you?) Well, if you haven’t read about this month’s “Monthly Project”, go to there and check it out. We’re working on our innards this month and we want you to tackle something. Which behaviors have […]

Guess what? Today we don’t have any questions for Mailbag Monday. Yeah… that kinda makes for a lame post, huh? BUT…but……BUT…..we’ve gotten the most amazing offer from the most amazing woman ever. Dr. Mo, from Fit In My Heart and also on Twitter as @FitinMyHeart, who happens to be a Podiatric Physician (that’s a Dr. […]

I know this is the moment you’ve all been waiting for!!! The announcement of TRIBES for the Shrinkvivor Challenge which start on Wednesday, September 15, 2010. (Go easy on Melissa, because this is her first ever vlog, and for someone who lives in North Da-koooooh-ta, she sure does sound like a Valley girl…!) Be sure […]

Last week I chose Ann as the Sister Spotlight, and this week she chose to Spotlight our very own Melissa this week! I don’t think she could have picked anyone more awesome!! Here’s what Ann has to say: I was so blessed to read the spotlight that highlighted me. I never was the “popular” girl […]

I came across this recipe on Tasty Kitchen a few weeks ago and it is so delicious! I first wrote about it on the Weekly Round-Up, but I decided it’s so good it needs it’s own post, and I also made a few changes to the dressing when I prepared it. I halved the dressing […]

It’s time for the Editors’ Weekly Round-Up, where I (or Melissa) share some of the fun, interesting, and important things I’ve come across during the week. Did you know that September is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month? Well it is. Did you know that Ovarian Cancer is called the silent killer? It’s true, but there are […]

I know you’re all gearing up for the Shrinkvivor Challenge right? If you haven’t signed up yet and you’re still sitting on the fence go sign up now. I’ll tell you why. This very post is going to give you the inside track on how to eat to shed the pounds. Trust me, I’m giving […]

Thursday Three this week is actually going to be Thursday Thirteen. Why? I want to, that’s why. Okay, fine. Cause three is too few, and thirty is too many. So I’m doing thirteen lovely bullet points chock full of fabulous information. Today’s topic? Cooking tips and tricks! Are you ready? Here we go! Slightly frozen […]

Shrinkvivor: OutFit, OutLose, OutLast We know you’ve been dying to know every last stinkin’ detail about our upcoming challenge. You have, right? Or are we the only ones stupid-excited about it? (Please say no, please say no!). This challenge is inspired by the hit reality TV show Survivor! Duh, right? All the planning started back […]

Deep in the jungles of… the Internet, the Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans has been working very hard to bring you a fantastic new challenge. A challenge like no other. The best challenge yet. Join us as we journey deep into… the Internet to OutLose, OutFit, OutLast! Who has what it takes? Who is up […]

Hey, folks! Guess what? I’m BACK! I know you missed me, right? Right? Of course you did! After last week’s crisis (read: my laptop was a jerk), I am back in full force! I can’t tell you how excited I am for tonight’s tworkout! So, hop on Twitter at 8 p.m. Central and join us! […]