charity – The Shrinking Jeans of Melissa


December 20, 2011 By Lissa

This boy. This little, blue-eyed boy with a BIG heart. He steals MY heart. His wish this Christmas is not for an iPod, Pokemon, or Legos. The one item on his Christmas list? WATER. To raise $10,000 for clean, safe water for 500 people. It takes a village, friends. Can you help? Will you help? […]

June 15, 2011 By Lissa

I seem to have sort of an all-or-nothing personality. The end of 2010 found me giving it my all and having success. The first half of 2011 has been pretty much a derailing of all that success and then some. I can feel it in my thighs as they smash together when I walk. Not […]

May 6, 2011 By Lissa

Reposted from my personal blog. 45 days to reach our goal. 45 days to raise enough money to save lives. 1 BILLION people do not have access to clean water. 45 days to fund a project that will help women and children spend less time walking miles and miles for {dirty} water, which will enable […]

March 22, 2011 By Lissa

i have committed to running {wogging} a half-marathon in June. with my husband. and kids. not the one i had originally planned. but it will be rewarding, nonetheless. i need your help. here’s why.

January 17, 2010 By Lissa

I was first introduced to Action Against Hunger and their work back in August when I participated in Weight Watcher’s Lose for Good campaign. My eyes were opened to the issue of extreme hunger that is affecting so many millions of people throughout the world. The numbers will surely be rising after the devastating earthquake […]