October 2010 Archives – 2/4 – The Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans LLC


The winner of the Girlz N Gear giveway is Jamee at A New Kind of Normal! Congrats girl! Send me your snail mail along with your choice of tee (excluding tech shirts), color and size! [email protected]. If you didn’t win, go check them out and get one! They’re awesome!

We knew this day was coming. The day the remaining colored Tribe members become one. One Tribe. Tribe Outlast. These people have prevailed through the last six weeks of challenges and weigh-ins. Twenty-six remain, but only one can become the Ultimate Shrinkvivor. Your original tribes are gone (yes, feel free to still participate in your […]

It’s Sunday – and that means Sister Spotlight! I love this day so much, each week learning more about all the fantastic women  and men that make up this amazing support system! Last Sunday, Mel of Mel Gets Fit was featured, and this week, it’s her pick. It’s all yours, Mel!! Take it away… **** […]

I am so, SO excited to let you all know about this week’s giveaway. In May 2011, there’s a little fitness blogging conference taking place in Baltimore, Maryland. It’s called Fitbloggin. And it’s amazing. It’s a weekend jam packed full of amazing speakers and information and get togethers and fitness opportunities and fun and love […]

******A winner has been chosen! Geridurant77 is the lucky girl. Congrats! Email us at [email protected] with your mailing deets ASAP!****** Happy Friday Sisters (and Brothers!). It’s time for my weekly Round-up. Here are some great things I want to share with you: It’s Fall! I love this time of year with all of my being. […]

Yo! What is going on with all of my people, tweeps, and sisters(and brothers)?! OK. It’s Friday! And with Friday comes one of my favorite things… HAPPY HOUR! Let’s talk about this for a few minutes, shall we? If you are like me, almost nothing is better than a good happy hour. You leave work […]

Gather ’round Shrinkvivors. Pull up a cozy banana tree leaf near the fire and get ready to hear the results of this week’s Tribal Council. Heather is our Jeff Probst this week, and did an outstanding job, even if she did have to kick some of you off to Exile Island. She’s really amazing (and […]

Let’s have a little fun with today’s Thursday Three. Do you ever wish you had more money in your pocket/in the bank?  To spend on things that just might not be in your budget?  Yes, I said BUDGET.  Ever since I became a SAHM, we have lived by a budget.  It took some getting used […]

Here you go Shrinkvivors!! This week’s challenges are up and I know you’re dying to find out what we have in store for you. Never fear, no bug eating this week, and the physical challenge is even pretty tame. Sorry for the lack of creativity this week…..this Sister’s been in a bit of a funk. […]

Holy shoot this thing is going quickly! Writing to you today from exile island, myself! *looks around at other exilees and waves hello!* I hope you had a wonderful week this past week, we sure have had a lot going on. Like, for instance, our challenges, logging minutes and taking part in the Exposed movement. […]

Happy Tuesday, folks! How is your week going so far? Have you been getting those work outs in? We all know tomorrow is check-in (weigh-in for all of you Shrinkvivors!), so you know what that means! Tonight is Tworkout™ night! We all hop onto Twitter and tworkout out while watching The Biggest Loser (or whatever […]

I know I can’t be the only one slightly obsessed with reading race reports, right? We have decided it would be awesome to have them listed all in one place so that we can hop around to read each one. So, whether you just completed your first 1/2 marathon or your tenth 5K, we want […]

It’s Tuesday, and you know what that means, right? TRUE CONFESSIONS! Don’t know what that is? Well, today’s the day when you step into the Sisterhood Confessional and tell us about all the stuff you need to get off your chest. Did you mess up this week? Did you fall off your plan? Or did […]

We have a couple of new questions to answer today in our short-answer format. The first was submitted on-line and the second one came up at a lunch with a group of The Sisters this weekend at the Nike Women’s Marathon. Here we go: The first question comes from Ann: “I ran my first 5K […]

Each week, we highlight a deserving Sister (or brother) for our Sisterhood Spotlight, and the honor today goes to Mel! Mel is smart, funny, and truly a supportive, wonderful friend.  You can find her over at Mel Gets Fit, as she chronicles her journey to lose 100 pounds! She jumped feet first into the craziness […]