crookedeyebrow – 4/7 – The Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans LLC

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Are you tired of eating the same old thing each morning? Try this. What could be better than a quick, tasty breakfast that is packed with protein to keep you going all day long? Fruity Granola yogurt parfait 6 oz    low fat plain or flavored yogurt   (WW has excellent 1 point yogurts) 1/2 c. low … [Read more…]

Ok, so yesterday I weighed 203# after eating Mexican the night before. The Great thing is that I was soo very proud of myself for only gaining 1# back after being sick.  So I got off the scale yesterday motivated for more loss. Then this morning I stepped on the scale and it was 201.5#! I could not … [Read more…]

Finally after 2 weeks I signed onto the wii fit and I was pleasantly surprised. Down 5.5 pounds!! Although it keeps telling me I’m obese and all, I still really like it. It didn’t hurt that it called me a yoga master either. I think the wii fit is my new best friend. My goal now is to drop enough … [Read more…]

This week I really sat and tried to figure out the right “balanced diet”. I have figured just how much water I should be drinking but I also want to be sure that important things like carbs and proteins are balanced as well. With be being a steak and potato kind of gal, I wanted to make sure that my … [Read more…]

After not working for a week, going back today was miserable. My head is still swimming and there is no way I’m cooking tonight. Nope. So instead I’ll order Mexican and swell up like crazy, just enough to retain a heck of a lot of water for tomorrow’s weigh in. See? I’m totally having one of those … [Read more…]

In keeping with our heart healthy month, what’s more important than (re)learning about the fats that can affect our pretty little hearts? Ladies and gent, It’s time to talk about fats! We need fats in our diets. There is no getting around them, our bodies depend on them, without fats we are just … [Read more…]

Gulp indeed, I’ve been drinking plenty of water since I was ill all last week. Today even more so. I have been reading a book about natural diet solutions for PCOS and Infertility and came across a formula for just how much water you should drink and some interesting facts. (more that I’ll share in … [Read more…]

I love easy meals to prepare. Better yet, I love any and all meals where buffalo chicken is involved. Here is a recipe that has both.  In just about 35 minutes these yummy wraps will have your taste buds singing! Buffalo Chicken Wrap 2 tablespoons hot pepper sauce, such as Frank’s RedHot 3 … [Read more…]

With already confessing my love for Weight Watcher English Muffins earlier today, I share with you my favorite use for them. Quick and easy mini pizzas! This is such an easy recipe for kids to help with too. Who doesn’t love quick and easy? Quick pizzas, even better. Ingredients: A pack of WW … [Read more…]

Have you seen us on flickr that is… You know how we keep saying, “take your before photo now!”? Well guess what? The Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans is now on flickr. We are and we would love for you to join our group. It’s a place where followers of the “Sisterhood of Shrinking Jeans” can place … [Read more…]

After being ill all week I awoke today feeling, get this, hungry! Yes. After almost a full week of not eating or drinking I was starving. Who knew toast and orange jell-o could taste so good? While I am long ways away from eating heavy, healthy meals I am just happy for now for feeling hungry once … [Read more…]

You all have met our first challenge winner, right? Well,  Shelli lost an amazing 11 pounds during our “Dreaming of a Light Christmas” challenge and we couldn’t be more proud of her! Today we are excited to let you in on a few of her secrets from her winning interview. If you haven’t done so yet, … [Read more…]

I am simply amazed at all these fabulous people sharing their  weight loss journey with us here at the sisterhood of shrinking jeans. Simply amazed. I applaud each and everyone of you! It’s encouraging to know that with help and a sense of “sisterhood” that we all can lose weight together. Each time … [Read more…]

This week doesn’t seem to be working out in my favor. I had plans of starting a running plan and getting my exercise up to par. Well, it appears that my stomach has other plans. After not being able to eat for almost 72 hours now I don’t have the strength to get out of bed, let alone turn on the … [Read more…]

Happy  30th Birthday Melissa!!!! In honor of Melissa’s 30th birthday today, we have to find the perfect “healthy” birthday cake. What girl doesn’t love chocolate, right? Exactly. Here is a low-fat, vegan chocolate (birthday) cake! The secret ingredient? Applesauce. This recipe uses applesauce … [Read more…]