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It’s that time of year again girls and boys… you know, the time when Christy and I decide we must organize the site. I sure wish that happened with my house! Take a look at the blogroll. If you are an active member, make sure you have a button on your sidebar, leave a quick […]

[ More ] June 5th, 2009 | | Posted in Challenge Sponsors, Challenges, Motivation, The Sisterhood |

I know we have tons of runners in the Sisterhood, and even more wanna-be runners (like myself!), and we are all capable of walking. There is no better motivation than participating in an event for a good cause! Everywhere you look, you can find 5Ks, 10Ks, half marathons, and even marathons and they are often […]

[ More ] June 5th, 2009 | | Posted in Challenge Sponsors, Featured, Fitness, Fitness Friday, Motivation |

Hello to all  you lovely ladies and handsome gentlemen! We at the Sisterhood are SO pleased to bring  you an exciting new challenge – The Shrinking Days of Summer! We’re always looking for ways to make things better, improved, and more exciting. This challenge is laced with fun and excitement! Do you think we’re EXCITED?!!!
This […]

[ More ] June 3rd, 2009 | | Posted in Challenges, Featured |

It’s not too late to sign up for a team for the Challenge that starts on Wednesday!!
Email me ASAP at [email protected]!

[ More ] June 1st, 2009 | | Posted in Challenges |

I know you are all anxiously awaiting the start of our NEW challenge, right? Of course you are. I am excited to announce that we are going to do things a little bit differently this time around!
The Sisterhood is going Biggest Loser Team-style! That’s right! Everyone who is looking for a little more support and […]

[ More ] May 28th, 2009 | | Posted in Challenges, Challenges, Motivation |

Good morning, Sisters! How are you? Did you have a nice holiday weekend? We hope so! Well, today is the day we normally weigh in, challenge or not, so step on those scales and let us know how you’re doing! Get on over to your blog and post about it, then come back here and […]

[ More ] May 27th, 2009 | | Posted in Challenges, Motivation, The Sisterhood, Weekly Weigh-In |

Tammi, aka ValleyGirl, is the Biggest Shrinker for the Shrink Into Summer Challenge! She was kind enough to answer some questions for us, so grab a tall glass of water and get to know Tammi!

Name: Tammi

Blog: Well, there’s the weight loss blog, of course ~ Becoming a Woman of Moderation ~ but my “main” blog […]

[ More ] May 22nd, 2009 | | Posted in Biggest Shrinker, Challenges |

Congrats to ALL of our Shrinkers this challenge! We have some amazing losses this time around! We will “officially” be announcing our Biggest Shrinker tomorrow! She will be the recipient of an AWESOME button, as well as a blog makeover from Ruby & Roja! Woo-hoo!
We have decided to give the iPod shuffle (donated by Melissa) […]

[ More ] May 21st, 2009 | | Posted in Challenge Sponsors, Giveaways |

Can you believe our Shrink into Summer challenge is coming to a close?! Our FINAL weigh-in is this Wednesday! Have you been shrinking? Are you getting buff? We have some AWESOME prizes this week! From Dawn at Embracing the Ordinary Life:   Mary Kay Sunscreen (SPF 30) and Sun Replenishing Gel.

From Melissa at Roxymommy:  iPod shuffle in the […]

[ More ] May 18th, 2009 | | Posted in Challenge Sponsors, Giveaways |

Let’s get to the good stuff!! The winner of the ToeSox giveaway is… Heather from Mama Sass! And the winner of the Weigh-In giveaway sponsored by Pat and Missy is: Jen from Daily Mish Mash!

Congrats, girls!! Also a big THANK YOU to our prize sponsors! Email me at [email protected] with your mailing info so we can get those prizes […]

[ More ] May 15th, 2009 | | Posted in Challenge Sponsors, Giveaways |

I’m working on losing my muffin top….Are you?
This will be a short post- I am so incredibly crazy busy today.  I think I’ll do this “bullet-style”.

This is Week 7 of our Shrink Into Summer Challenge- there is only ONE week left.  How are you doing?  Are you nearing your goals for this challenge?  Are you […]

[ More ] May 13th, 2009 | | Posted in Challenges, Fitness, Giveaways, Shredding with the Sisterhood, Weekly Weigh-In |

Can you believe we are coming to the end of Week 7 of the Shrink into Summer challenge?! Wow! This week’s sponsors are Pat and Missy from Grasp the Love. They are giving away both the supermarket and the restaurant version of the Eat This, Not That books. If you have been hanging around The […]

[ More ] May 12th, 2009 | | Posted in Challenge Sponsors, Giveaways |

Today was Day 1 of Level 1- Round 2 of Shedding for me. That means this is the SECOND time I am putting my body through this torture exercising for 30 days straight. I had the notion that it would be easier this go round, but I was mistaken.

True, I am in better shape than the […]

[ More ] May 11th, 2009 | | Posted in Challenges, Fitness |

The randomly selected winner of our Kellogg’s All-Bran 10 Day Promise pack giveaway is: Kate @ You do the math!!! Congratulations Kate!! Please email me @ [email protected] with your mailing info and I’ll have Kellogg’s send your gift pack out ASAP.

Thanks to everyone who entered. We hope you gained a little more knowledge about where you should […]

[ More ] May 10th, 2009 | | Posted in Challenges, Giveaways |

Sorry about the delay! The winner of this week’s prizes sponsored by Nancy and Stacey is…. KELLY from Triple Threat! This was Kelly’s FIRST week with the Sisterhood and she lost FOUR pounds! Great job, girl! Congratulations!

Email me at [email protected] with your contact info and we will get your prizes on their way!

[ More ] May 8th, 2009 | | Posted in Challenge Sponsors, Giveaways |