April – 3/11 – The Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans LLC


OK, folks. I have a confession. And it’s a big one here. Ready? *deep breath* Minus the few tworkouts I’ve been able to get in, I haven’t worked out since… the fall. I can’t really remember the date. I know what you’re thinking. WHAT?! Let me explain: First, I got the cold from hell. Despite […]

OK. Let’s have a little chat, shall we? Today I want to talk about one of the basic food groups: NACHOS. (Stick with me here.) I have always, always given myself one meal of whatever I want per week. Even when I was being as strict as you can possibly imagine on calories, I set […]

We are all here because we have one thing in common. We are all striving to live a healthier life. If you’ve been here for any length of time, you’ve (hopefully) realized by now that these journeys that we are all on are about more than just weight loss. When I first began to lose […]

Happy Tuesday before Thanksgiving! Are you dreaming of the most delicious food that will be placed in front of you this Thursday? Well, how about we start off this holiday right with a Tworkout™? Tonight’s tworkout is a most special one because thanks to Attune Foods, we have mucho prizes to give out today! The prizes […]

I could tell you how on Sunday, I traveled to my grandparents’ house for Family Cajun Food Day and how I only had one bowl of gumbo compared to my usual three. I could also tell you how I had a piece of cake as dessert and a sneaked a couple of cookies when no […]

Hey, folks! I hope everyone had a terrific week after last week’s tworkout™! Are you ready for another go at it? Tomorrow is a big day here because we’re starting a new challenge! I know we’re all excited and we hope you are too! So, let’s start this challenge off right with a great tworkout! […]

Tis the season for parties, fa la la la la la la la la! And these parties have lots of food, fa la la la la la la la la! We all know that with the holidays comes food and social gatherings and parties. It is super easy to lose control at parties, isn’t it? […]

I’m going to be honest here, I’ve posted this recipe before, but it really is one of my favorite Sunday dishes (I eat dinner with my parents every Sunday) and I thought it’s worth posting again. Add a side like grilled veggies and you have the perfect Sunday supper. Modifications: Sometimes I have a hard […]

Extra! Extra! Read all about it! We have a special Tworkout™ for you guys tonight! Jared is running in the ING NYC Marathon THIS SUNDAY! And we’re going to help cheer him on in his last week of preparation during this week’s Tworkout! So, join us (@shrinkingjeans) and @SubwayFreshBuzz over on Twitter at 8 p.m. […]

I’m sure that, by now, many of you have read a certain article published on a certain famous magazine’s site. The article discussed the topic of being uncomfortable by seeing overweight people make out on TV. Unfortunately, the article went from bad to worse to worse in less than 500 words. If you are like […]

I know you are all just sitting there thinking to yourselves, “Selves, I would really love something fun to do tonight.” (Didn’t know I could read minds, did you? It’s a special gift.) Well have no fear! I am here to solve your dilemma because tonight is Tworkout™ night on Twitter! Just get yourselves on […]

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 […]

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 […]

Good morning all! How are all of you Shrinkvivors doing out there in the jungles of the internet? Have yous seen Jeff Probst? If so, can you tell him to please send me a buff? I’d really like one a lot. Thanks! How did you do on your challenges this week? Also, how are all […]

So. Talk to me. What do you guys thing of The Biggest Loser so far this season? Do you like how they’ve switched things around? Who is your favorite contestant this season? Who do you think is in it for the money? Now, after you answer all of those questions, you can get your water […]