Lisa Archives – Page 6 of 9 – The Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans LLC


OK ya’ll.  It’s time for another seriously awesome Weight-Wacthers friendly recipe.  I found this one on Chubbie Chica’s blog.  Go ahead and bookmark her page as she has TONS of Weight Watcher recipes.  In fact, you will probably see a few more of her recipes highlighted here. So yeah, this … [Read more…]

It’s still Monday and there is still plenty of time to confess your past week’s transgressions, struggles, wins. For those of you new to this concept, every Monday, we invite each of you to “confess” what has been going on with you over the past week- the good, the bad, and the ugly.  Write a … [Read more…]

Hey everyone! It’s been a few weeks since I “confessed” and now that the July 4th holiday is over, I think it’s time to resurrect True Confessions Monday.  You got anything that you need to get off your chest?  You might be thinking “there is no way I am going to confess my transgressions on the … [Read more…]

Happy July 4th, my fellow shrinkers!     Do you have any big plans for the day? We’re laying low until this afternoon when we will join my BFF Lauren and her family for an evening dinner, fireworks and family sleepover.  The kids are beyond excited and so am I. The menu includes a “few” items that … [Read more…]

Day in and day out, Melissa, April, Lisa and I work hard to bring you new information, exciting challenges, delicious recipes, fitness facts, and real life stories about our own weight losses. We do it all because we love each and every one of you so much! You are our extended family, and every … [Read more…]

My fingers are swollen like little sausages. Could it be due to the fact that I have been inhaling  Doritos like the world is about to end? Nah. Or maybe because my “friendly” visitor is well, visiting? Nah. My heart hasn’t been into eating healthy and exercising since we ended the last challenge. I … [Read more…]

I used to be a gym rat, exercising 4-5 times a week.  I was one fit mother. A pregnancy and now almost 8 month old baby who will only nap at home and my gym days have been very numbered. I opted to do the 30 Day Shred with you fine ladies and saw awesome results. But today, I did not want to … [Read more…]

Yes, I realize that today is Tuesday but I very badly need to “confess”. I am in an exercise funk. My last day to SHRED was Thursday. I have not shredded since and I have no desire to. I put my exercise clothes on this morning in hopes that by wearing them, I would feel motivated to shred. I do … [Read more…]

Get your party hat on! It’s Lisa’s birthday!! Sneak on over to her place to show her some love and read about her life lessons! HAPPY BIRTHDAY, LISA!! We love you and hope this year brings you wonderful opportunities and memories! … [Read more…]

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?  … [Read more…]

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 first time. True, I … [Read more…]

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, and it never hurts to leave a few little hints on gifts we are hoping (ahem!) may find their way to us on the special day. Or maybe you will get some ideas for those wonderful women in your life! Here are a few items that I would personally LOVE (besides a … [Read more…]

Jillian Michaels- 30 Day Shred Results She may be the devil, but her training is superb. Do what she says to do, work through the pain and you will have results. Promise. Are you wondering why I am wearing maternity pants in Day 1 and shorts in Day 30? Even if you aren’t wondering, I will tell … [Read more…]

 It’s Week 6 of our Shrink Into Summer challenge!  How are you doing?  Are you SHRINKING?  Exercising?  Eating right? I know that for me, I am in this for the long haul.  I’m all about the journey, not the end destination.  And while my journey is crawling along at a snails pace and sometimes I get … [Read more…]

Dear Body,   Why must you fail me on the day BEFORE weigh-in?  I had plans of exercising TWICE today- once with shredding and then another 30 minutes cardio.  You have been great to me during ALL the pounding from shredding- the jumping, the lunging, the planking, the squat jumping- all of it.  You … [Read more…]