Tried It Tuesday: Jerky and Nutty + Just Nutty #Giveaway

October 21, 2014 at 6:06 am
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You may get the sense that once I find a product I love, I get kind of obsessed with it. Just a little! Today I am going to tell you about a few of these recent obsessions and offer a chance to enter to win one of them, too. I love, love, love when a really cool company reaches out to me to see if I want to try their products. Shyla from Kooee Snacks wrote to…

Got Yoga? Aurorae Yoga Mat Towel Review + #Giveaway

October 20, 2014 at 6:08 am
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I have been a bit lax in my yoga practice this summer/fall, but it always helps me with my flexibility when I am marathon training. Since I take hot (well, warm) yoga, I need a mat towel to prevent slipping and sliding to catch the sweat. (TMI?) I was offered the opportunity to test and giveaway a yoga towel from Aurorae Yoga. They make a mat towel and a smaller sport towel. This yoga towel is…

Serenity Now! On Feeling Overwhelmed & What to Do About It

October 19, 2014 at 7:04 am
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Fall has been very, very busy so far. Very busy. Yesterday morning, I woke up for my long run (which I always look forward to) with dread. I. was. tired. So tired! As a person who can always “do it all,” I just got up and went. But my heart was not in it. I stayed up too late, but I had to meet friends, run, go to the farmers market, head to a Chicago Ideas Week…

Hydration, Hydration, Hydration! SOS Rehydrate Review + Special Offer

October 18, 2014 at 7:04 am
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SOS Rehydrate is a new sports drink with a laser focus on hydration. SOS Rehydrate is a fast-acting electrolyte replacement drink developed to prevent and fight mild to moderate dehydration from active lifestyles. It has 50% more electrolytes and 75% less carbohydrates than other sports drinks. Many sports drinks are “energy drinks” with sugar and/or caffeine and give an artificial energy boost – they are not meant to hydrate you. SOS Rehydrate uses the right mix…