Mel – 5/5 – The Sisterhood of the Shrinking Jeans LLC


Ok, I have something to confess.  Yes, I know it’s not Tuesday, but bear with me.  I love chips.  There, I said it.  I like to dip them. I like them with sandwiches. I like them plain. I just like them, end of story. Given my love of chips, I was very excited when I […]

Ok, seriously, how can March almost be over already? Is it just me or is this year just FLYING by? Since we’ve landed on Tuesday, you know what that means — True Confessions Tuesday! Pull up a chair (or blog) and let’s get those confessions out, people! Forgive me Sisters (& Brothers), for I have […]

As some of you already know, today just happens to be my birthday.  We won’t discuss exactly which one, but let’s just say I’ve been celebrating the anniversary of my 29th birthday for a long time and leave it at that, m’kay? Over the years, I’ve received a lot of really wonderful gifts from significant […]

Happy Tworkout™ Tuesday, everyone! I’m so excited, I can’t hardly stand it. We have a special edition Tworkout for you guys today! Not only are we doing our regular Tworkout (over on Twitter) at 8 p.m. Central, but also, we’re doing a West Coast Edition at 8 p.m. Pacific! AND! We have Subway gift cards to […]

So, it’s the day of the Big Game!  Are you all set and ready for your football party this evening?  If you’re still looking for a great last minute dip idea for your party, you’re in luck!  I’ve got two of them for you.  Not only are they tasty, but they won’t blow your calorie […]

It’s Tuesday, so you know what that means.  That’s right folks, it’s time for True Confessions!  Pull up a chair, grab a cup of coffee glass of water, and let’s get to it. My name is Mel and I confess that I’m a reality TV junkie.  You name it, I’ve probably watched it … Survivor, […]

When we put out a call for new writers last week, we had no idea there would be such an amazing response. Seriously. We were blown away by each email, each story, each testament, each woman. Those women were brave to put themselves out there so honestly, because this journey is hard. And each story […]

Each week, we highlight a deserving Sister (or brother) for our Sisterhood Spotlight, and the honor today goes to Mel! Mel is smart, funny, and truly a supportive, wonderful friend.  You can find her over at Mel Gets Fit, as she chronicles her journey to lose 100 pounds! She jumped feet first into the craziness […]

I know, it’s Monday. I forgot to announce the winner of our giveaway last week! OOPS. Sorry! The winner of the handmade jewelry by the talented and gorgeous Steph is… MEL from A Box of Chocolates! Congrats, girl! Email me ([email protected]) and we will get your prize on it’s way!