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Friday Finds: Better You? There’s an App for That + More!

May 29, 2015 at 6:49 am

I have been looking for fun new tools or challenges to improve my day to day happiness and well being. Last year’s #100DaysofHappiness challenge really helped me to boost my spirits and attitude. I was about to start it again when I saw a bunch of buzz about Jamie Oliver’s You app. The tagline is “building a happier healthier you with micro actions.” The You-app…

My Top 5 Tips for Great Deals on Great Trips + More!

May 28, 2015 at 6:13 am

Many people ask me about finding travel deals. I am updated my list of fave travel tips and websites for you to use when planning summer travel and beyond. Tip #1: Start with Kayak, Trivago and/or HotelsCombined to compare airline, hotel and rental car prices and get a baseline price range of what the trip could cost. Tip#2: Check your credit card companies and airlines…

Friday Finds: Road Trip Helpers + Great Memorial Day Deals!

May 22, 2015 at 6:24 am

It’s Memorial Day weekend and I saw that gas prices are the best that they have been on this weekend in ages. What does that mean for this summer? ROAD TRIP! Last summer, I came across an awesome post about road tripping from Lindsay at Your Fit Trip. Lindsay is a road warrior, so check out her awesome blog for the best in airport food,…

Friday Finds: Get That Hard To Get Table + More!

May 15, 2015 at 6:22 am

Chicago has a ton of amazing places to eat and some of them are virtually impossible to get into. Pure Wow had a post on how to “Turn the Tables” with some new to Chicago apps: Table 8 and Reserve. I also love Open Table for Chicago and all over. Table 8 gets restaurant partners to hold a certain number of prime-time reservations each night.…

Friday Finds: For Moms + You, Too!

May 8, 2015 at 7:22 am

It’s Mother’s Day this weekend – need a fun gift? I know that I am a little late for any plan in advance finds, but don’t despair! If you are going to see your mom, you can bring flowers, write a poem, make a photo album, cook something or even make her a playlist (you can do that virtually, too!) Not nearby? Check out some…

Friday Finds: Last Minute Trip Tips + Great Deals

May 1, 2015 at 5:28 am

If you are looking for CBS The Talk’s Friday Finds, here is the link. I am not affiliated with CBS or The Talk, but I want to give you the info. Please enjoy this post while you are here! So… I am headed to Miami with some of my college besties this weekend. That’s the good news. The weather is looking less than ideal. That’s…

Friday Finds: (Belated) Earth Day Helpers + Great Deals

April 24, 2015 at 8:04 am

If you are looking for CBS The Talk’s Friday Finds, here is the link. I am not affiliated with CBS or The Talk, but I want to give you the info. Please enjoy this post while you are here! Another Earth Day has passed. Did you do anything to celebrate? I participated in the Neutrogena Naturals #WipeForWater campaign. I know I can do more. I…