Archive for December, 2017

A Running List: My 2017 Year in Running

December 31, 2017 at 8:07 am

My running goal for 2017 was to get my mojo back. After a tough 2016, 2017 started off OK. In January, I went to an awesome winter running retreat with Lululemon and met some great folks. Like last year, I had my best run of the year in March at the NYC Half. I’m not going to lie, the rest of the year was pretty…

Snack Box Saturday: December Fit Snack Box #Giveaway

December 30, 2017 at 10:48 am

Like me, the founder of Fit Snack is a traveler and fitness buff. She “found a void in the fitness world” – healthy snacks on the go. Fit Snack arrived with the mission to save subscribers the time and effort involved in the search for delicious and nutritious foods. They search for snacks with “nutrient dense energy.” The focus is on snacks with high protein,…

Friday Five: My Goals for a Happier, Healthier 2018

December 29, 2017 at 7:14 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for the Friday Five 2.0. It’s a free week. In the spirit of welcoming the new year, I’m going to share my goals for a happier, healthier 2018. My Goals for a Happier, Healthier 2018 1. Be grateful for what I can do instead of lamenting what I can’t. I’ve been…

Tried It Tuesday: Stowaway Cosmetics #Giveaway

December 26, 2017 at 10:40 am

A few months ago I signed up for a sweepstakes that included Stowaway Cosmetics. I didn’t win, but I was super curious about Stowaway. I travel often and am always looking to save space.  They say, “We are makeup that is meant to go with you instead of sitting in your bathroom or weighing down your purse. We are mobile just like you.” Stowaway makes…

Subscription Box Saturday: RaceHer Box #Giveaway

December 23, 2017 at 9:31 am

You may have seen my post in May about RaceHer Box. RaceHer box is a subscription box targeted at women runners. RaceHer launched June 1st and I got a sneak preview of the first box. RaceHer Box is the only running subscription box just for women runners. Everything inside is “designed to help a lady runner feel motivated, empowered and have more fun running!” RaceHer…

Friday Five: Our Holiday Traditions

December 22, 2017 at 9:45 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for the Friday Five 2.0. The theme this week is “Holiday Traditions.” I come from a family that was not too gung ho on holiday celebrations. Luckily, I married into a family that is. Phew! This is the 19th year that I’m joining in the Los Angeles holiday fun with The…

Tried It Tuesday: Daily Harvest “Superfoods Super Fast”

December 19, 2017 at 6:05 am

I’m always looking for ways to eat real food but fast. I kept seeing ads for Daily Harvest soups and smoothies. I was intrigued but didn’t want to commit to a subscription service. When I had the chance to try 6 cups free, I jumped on it! [Read on to see how you can get 3 free cups, too!] Daily Harvest delivers unprocessed, unrefined foods…