Introducing “Janji Projects” – Another Way For Runners to Give Back

October 27, 2014 at 12:01 pm

Some companies are just plain awesome. Take Finds’ fave Janji for instance (post) Janji, which means “promise” in Malay, donates a portion of every sale to organizations who are providing on-the-ground solutions to real problems. For example the purchase of a the purchase of the Rwanda shirt provides 3 days of nutritional medicine to a malnourished Rwandan child by funding the group MANA Ready to Use Therapy Food. Not only does your purchase provide a…

Friday Finds: Improve Your Wifi Karma, Your Shopping Karma + More!

October 17, 2014 at 6:08 am
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Sometimes you just need wireless on the go, but who wants another contract fee to pay monthly? Not me. Enter Karma. They say, “In this dinosaur of an industry, we’re bringing some good karma. Every time you share your connection with someone new, you’ll each earn free data.” The best thing about Karma is that you buy a device – I got mine for a steal from Gilt City. Then you pay as you go.…

Run. Influence. Change The World. Support #Run10Feed10

October 16, 2014 at 7:34 am
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A few years ago, I saw an ad in Women’s Health for a new run series called Run10Feed10. The aim was simple – to raise money to feed millions of Americans who are hungry. For each runner who signed up to run 10K, ten meals would be provided to hungry Americans in the runner’s community. This is an easy way to make a difference to a family (or several) in your community. I remember thinking…

It’s October! Think Pink with Zemas + FYB! #Giveaway

October 5, 2014 at 8:11 am
Breast Cancer Awareness

It’s October and you may have noticed that there are pink ribbons EVERYWHERE. Well, it is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Healthy eating and exercise are super important in decreasing breast cancer risk and improving survival rates for women (and men) with breast cancer. My friends at Zemas Madhouse Foods asked me to remind you to eat healthy and to recognize National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In honor of #NationalBreastCancerAwarenessMonth, 10 foods to fight #BreastCancer — Jill…