Suze Orman wants to lose twenty pounds and she’s going to Jillian Michaels! I love these two tough ladies. Suze tells her real number, I’m talking her weight!  

I made a resolution this year to lose the baby weight. My youngest child is 202 months old, so it’s time. My fitness plan consists of buying workout DVDs. In January, I fell under the sway of a DVD set that promised quick results. I popped the workout DVD in with visions of competing in […]

This week, I focused on exercise, exercise, exercise.  I purchased Jillian Michaels’ No More Trouble Zones DVD. The cover of the disc claims it will help me “eliminate love handles, muffin tops, and wobbly arms for good.” Awesome! If it will also help me do laundry, clean that splattery stuff from the bottom of my […]

We’ve been working through the Jillian Michaels catalog of workout DVDs and well – our mind wanders. In the words of Jackie Chan “Our focus needs more focus.”

This week I (Robin) have a date with Jillian Michaels! Several actually. I’m doing Jillian’s Quick Trouble Zones DVD.  If you don’t hear from me by Thursday send Ho hos… Metrics: Currently 1%5 lbs and JUST came home from vacation Fitness Level: Decent – completed Michaels Shred DVDs in June

That’s right we’re out the the closet with 52 Mondays and in the newspaper! Sure it’s just my weekly column but we’re sure our 52 Mondays – Adventures in Short Attention Span Dieting is going to catch on like wildfire baby! Here’s my column… There’s new research into dieting and weight loss that caught my […]

Got tomahtos? Tomaytos? Here’s a few ideas that are light, tasty, and easy. And take a look at this home grown tomato slide show. Beautiful. Recipes after the jump…

I’m not a parenting expert. However, a new study came out this week that has reinforced at least one of my parenting methods. It’s called unobtrusive hovering. The study conducted by Ohio State University determined that teens even from good neighborhoods –— their words, not mine, by the way — got into trouble when they […]

This week Rebecca is all about calories in and calories out. We intruduced you to My Fitness Pal a few weeks ago. Well this week we’re going to use the free calorie counting site religiously to see if we can lose a few (1?) pounds.    Metrics: Monday Morning Rebecca Weighed 1?2 lbs.  (She’s not comfortable […]

We’re hopping from diet to diet to see what we like and don’t like. But we do know consistency is key. SO along with our quicky look at everything under the sun we’re also introducing you to people who are tru devotees. This week meet Sandra. She loves her Wii Fit. Check out her blog […]