I’m Hosting SD Running Mom’s Giveaway Roundup This Week

July 23, 2014 at 5:59 am
fi take 5

Smitha at Running with SD Mom hosts an awesome giveaway roundup every Wednesday. She is on vacation this week, so I am hosting her roundup for her this week. Basically she (and today I) goes around the web and finds some great running and health and fitness giveaways. So without further ado… I have two active giveaways up…but one ends today. I also want to remind you to enter Undiscovered Kitchen’s Superfoodie giveaway for a Vitamix + 100s…

Check out Abe’s Market’s Summer Road Trip!

July 22, 2014 at 7:01 am

Finds’ fave Abe’s Market is going on a summer road trip! They are highlighting six US cities and some of the best healthy/green spots and vendors in each. For each city, they have a local and sustainable guide, featured vendors and sales on all of their favorite products local to that city. Lucky for us, we can buy products local to us, or from the other cities, at the special low prices. In addition, they are offering…

Say “Goodbye to Boring Nuts”: Ricky’s Lucky Nuts #Giveaway

July 21, 2014 at 7:44 am

You may remember Ricky’s Lucky Nuts from my Snack Show Finds. They say, “Say goodbye to boring roasted nuts!” Ricky’s Lucky Nuts created uniquely flavored peanuts “designed to perk up your senses and entice your taste buds.” The sweet and spicy peanuts are GMO-free and made from all-natural ingredients. The peanuts come in savory and sweet nut varieties including Sweet and Smoky BBQ, Thai Red Curry, Sweet Chai, Spicy Chile Chipotle, Real Coffee, and Black Pepper & Sea…

Leaving My Running Comfort Zone – How it Went!

July 20, 2014 at 9:08 am
running fi cij

You may have seen my post 2 weeks ago on “Leaving My Running Comfort Zone Again.” If you missed it, please check it out. The gist was that I was invited to a cool event that I have never tried and goaded into doing a 6 hour timed “ultra run.” The two events to recap were the Sole Survivor Progressive Race on July 9 in Crown Point, Indiana and the Christmas in July Races 6 hour run yesterday…