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Cycle For Survival ’17 – Better Than Ever!

February 12, 2017 at 5:47 pm

Today, I participated in Cycle for Survival for the 6th year in a row. We had an eight woman team of riders on two bikes on our Erica Finds team. Last year, we crushed out $10,000 goal. This year so far, we raised $23,220! We were one of the top teams in our Sunday morning shift and that garnered us bragging rights, awesome swag and…

Friday Five: 5 Ways to Celebrate Random Act of Kindness Week

February 10, 2017 at 7:20 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for the new Friday Five 2.0. The theme this week is love. I was asked to share that next week is Random Acts of Kindness Week. What better way is there to share love than through kindness? Random Acts of Kindness Week is February 12 – 18. Kindness is good for you!…

Grab a Cup for the February Ultimate Coffee Date!

February 5, 2017 at 8:15 am

Welcome to the second Ultimate Coffee Date link up of 2017. One month down already – and now it’s February. I‘m linking up with Coco @ Running with Perseverance and Deborah @ Confessions of a Mother Runner. What is the Ultimate Coffee Date? Imagine we are having coffee together… this post is what I would tell you. So grab a cup , “listen” and then…

5 Reasons to Support Cycle for Survival #Raffle

January 27, 2017 at 6:47 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for the new Friday Five 2.0. It’s a free week so I’m going to use the time to shamelessly promote my Cycle for Survival team and invite you to support us. If you do, you can win some great prizes! This is the 6th year I am participating in Cycle for…

How Will You Celebrate Giving Tuesday?

November 29, 2016 at 6:11 am

Today is Giving Tuesday! What is Giving Tuesday? It’s the Tuesday after Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Instead of spending on things, you give money or time to support your favorite cause(s). They say: “#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events…

Friday Five: 5 Free Ways To Do Good

November 11, 2016 at 6:24 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for the new Friday Five 2.0.  The theme this week is “5 Activities I Wish I Had Time For Instead of [your sport/activity.] I’m going to go off topic. After this week, I need to focus on something positive. I’m recycling/updating a post from last year. I bring you “Five Free Ways…

Friday Five: Women Who Inspire #AwareWithPink

October 7, 2016 at 7:32 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. Each week they pick a theme and bloggers join in and link up. This year instead of specific themes, they’re letting us be creative with broad themes for each week of the month. This is a “fitness” week. …