Archive for the ‘Charity’ Category

15 Minutes of Fame and Some Other Fun Stuff

June 12, 2012 at 7:27 am

I only briefly mentioned my “15 minutes of fame” as a “real runner” spokesperson for the Fleet Feet Chicago Women’s Half Marathon (& 5k). There are only 2 more weeks until race day, so I have to milk it (as I think my “modeling” days are likely done.) I am excited to do an all women’s half marathon as I missed the NY Mini 10k…

Friday Finds – Get ‘Appy!

May 18, 2012 at 7:51 am

I realized that I have been blogging for 6 weeks and I have not yet mentioned my beloved iPhone. I love him. (her?) Regardless, I was a doubter, but “it” changed my life for the better. That said, I found 2 cool posts of awesome free or cheap apps to check out this week. 1. Daily Candy has “21 Apps to Keep You in Sync”:…

Through Her Eyes Project and Some Deals!

May 15, 2012 at 9:24 am

My friend Sarah sent me some info. for a documentary opening in Chicago on June 1 that looks awesome: The Through Her Eyes Project: Opening reception on June 1st from 6 – 9pm. The exhibit will take place at the Chicago Art Department located at 1932 South Halsted #100 Chicago, IL 60608. General viewing will be held on June 2nd & 3rd from 12 –…

Last Finds for Mother’s Day – I Promise

May 8, 2012 at 5:22 pm

Ok – last finds for Mother’s Day – I promise. Daily Candy Deals is offering a $25 credit in June for any $50 deal purchased before May 13th. You can do national offers online or local offers in major cities. Buy a gift, get a gift. Another WIN-WIN! Had enough materialism from me already this month? – how about a charitable donation in honor of…