Friday Finds – Things I’m Loving Lately

October 21, 2016 at 7:00 am

My weekly “Friday Five” link up has ended. Sad as that is, it will be fun to revisit and reinvent an old feature. Goodbye “Friday Five” and welcome back, “Friday Finds.” My old “Friday Finds” format was to tell you about one or two cool apps, events, etc. and to post links to great deals. The latter took a ton of time, but not too…

2016 Wednesday Giveaway Round Up #42

October 19, 2016 at 5:58 am

Join me and Smitha for the Wednesday Giveaway Round Up. Our week 41 round up had 45 giveaways. Head down and check out the giveaway links at the bottom of this post. Enter to #WinAllThePrizes and please add your giveaways, too! Have you checked out my great giveaways? Ending Soon: Expo East New Finds Giveaway and Bestie Almond + Cashew Nut Butter from PB &…

Tried It Tuesday: Partake Foods #Kickstarter

October 18, 2016 at 11:19 am

Denise from Partake Foods messaged me to see if I wanted to check out their new allergen free cookies. Did she says “cookies”? Of course, I said “yes.” I mean, who am I to turn down safe cookies? Partake Foods is a new kids’ food brand that is free of the top 8 allergens. [In case you are not familiar, the “top 8” are: wheat,…

Tried It Tuesday: Family Flora Daily Balance #Giveaway

October 18, 2016 at 6:07 am

With all of the travel I do, I was excited to be contacted by Family Flora to see if I would try their Daily Balance Formula. Daily Balance is a prebiotic and probiotic formula that increases “friendly bacteria” to “promote overall wellness. They also offer a Junior Balance version for kids to stay healthy during the back to school season. Family Flora, a natural probiotic…

My Haul from Expo East – Finds’ Faves #Giveaway

October 17, 2016 at 6:56 am

You may have seen that I had a HUGE haul from Expo East. If you missed it, check out my day 1 and day 2 recaps or my Instagram shot. I spent a day and a half on the New Hope Network Expo Blogger team. I met with a ton of new companies and some of my faves. This giveaway will share awesome products from…

Tried Something New – Fuelfed Fall Classic

October 16, 2016 at 3:27 pm

You may know that The Husband is a car fanatic. For the past few years, he’s been an active member of Fuelfed, a Chicago car club. For the past two years, he’s gone to the Fall Classic alone. The Fall Classic is an overnight scenic drive that is attended by mostly couples. This year, they moved the drive to Galena, IL. They also changed the…

Friday Five (Finale) – 5 New Food Finds

October 14, 2016 at 6:44 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Courtney at Eat, Pray, Run DC, Cynthia at You Signed Up for What and Mar at Mar on the Run. Sadly, after three years, they’re moving on to new features. This will be the last Friday Five link up hosted by the DC Trifecta! Thank you Courtney, Cynthia and Mar for all of the fun and connections. I…