Friday Finds: Another Cool Fitness App, Yay for CTA, Links I Like and More!

June 29, 2012 at 7:40 am
Friday Finds: Another Cool Fitness App, Yay for CTA, Links I Like and More!

Is it wrong that I am so happy that Ann Curry will no longer be a co-host on the Today Show? Probably. I am tempted to write a letter saying “I told you so!” But, she gets $10M to leave so maybe the joke is on me. You win, Ann Curry! (Sorry… back to my regularly scheduled “Friday Finds” blog post.) So… I have mentioned a bunch of fitness related free aps. For full disclosure,…

Act Today (6/27) or Tomorrow (6/28) for 50% off at Gilt (up to $75 off!)

June 27, 2012 at 10:56 am
Act Today (6/27) or Tomorrow (6/28) for 50% off at Gilt (up to $75 off!)

What is Gilt? Gilt provides instant insider access to today’s top designer labels, at up to 60% off retail. Become a member (free) and find something new every day for women, men, kids and home as well as exclusive local services and experiences, and one-of-a-kind travel packages. Like Stuart Weitzman? Narciso Rodriguez? House of Harlow? For Men – Puma, Dolce and Gabbana and more and lots of stuff for kids and home. Today and tomorrow,…

Links I Like (Deluxe Version), a Few Deals and 2 Give Aways!

June 26, 2012 at 7:27 am
happiness-7steps

Every week, I collect links I like and save them in a draft e-mail to myself (if you are wondering “how does she do this?” No, oh well, the husband can tell you that I always over-share!) This week, I wound up with a ton of links I like, so this post is dedicated to “links I like” by category. What’s eating you? Food links: – From Fitbie “20 Habits that Make You Fat” –…

Race Recap and A Deal That Gives Back

June 24, 2012 at 8:30 pm
Women's Half Photo

As I mentioned, I was a “real runner” model for the inaugural Fleet Feet Chicago Women’s Half Marathon. It was held today. They did a terrific job on a very hot day (it was 70 degrees when we left the house before 6 am!) It was supposed to be cloudy but the majority was sunny. Almost 2,400 women safely ran and walked the half! Fleet feet did an awesome job with tons of volunteers, organized…