Archive for the ‘Fitness’ Category

Friday Five: 5 Things I’m Looking Forward to in ’17

January 6, 2017 at 7:29 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 for this week is “goals, resolutions, or other things you’re looking forward to in the new year.” I did my resolutions last week, so this week I’ll tell you about “5 Things I’m Looking Forward to in 2017.” The Husband is doing some serious…

Healthier in ’17: Join me for #SweatworkingWeek

January 4, 2017 at 7:09 am

Great News! I’m an A Sweat Life Ambassador. A Sweat Life is a fitness community here in Chicago (with a great web presence if you’re not in Chicago). In Chicago, they try out all of the best new health and fitness classes, food and events. Then, they hold #Sweatworking events to give folks like me a chance to try new things and meet great like-minded…

Stay in the Know on Where to Go with GetBeen

December 27, 2016 at 8:44 am

Tired of searching email and random notes to find recommendations or to remember the name of places you like? GetBeen (formerly BEEN) is a new iPhone app that allows you to “stay in the know on where to go.”  You can share your favorite places and new finds, discover reviews created by friends and connections, explore what’s nearby and search for restaurants, bars, clubs, hotels…

Hollie Watman: Inspiration for an Active Life #Giveaway

December 20, 2016 at 6:06 am

Hollie Watman’s love of art and fitness has inspired her swim and athleisure brand. Taking her interest in global travel, fitness and art, Hollie is constantly influenced by her surroundings to create fun, wearable pieces for the many facets of life. She designs limited edition pieces for active and confident women. The brand offers a wide variety of colorful swimwear, beachwear, fitness clothing and gear.…

Finds’ Faves: Stocking Stuffers for Fit Folks #Giveaway

December 18, 2016 at 9:07 am

Welcome to my last holiday gift guide of 2016! If you’re still shopping for gifts, check out my “Gift Guide for Fit Folks” and my “Gift Guide for Mostly Everyone Else.” And now, stocking stuffers (or Hanukkah goodies)! I’ve tested out and used SO many awesome products this year. Without further ado, awesome stocking stuffers for the fit folks and runners in your life! Oh,…

Friday Five: Tips to Stay Healthy in Sin City (or Anywhere!)

December 16, 2016 at 7:27 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for the new Friday Five 2.0.  Their theme this week is “Holiday Gifts.” Check out my “Gift Guide for Fit Folks” and my “Gift Guide for Mostly Everyone Else.” I’ll also be bringing you a stocking stuffer gift guide and giveaway on Sunday.  So, I am off topic again with ” 5…

Finds’ Faves: Gift Guide for Fit Folks

December 13, 2016 at 6:09 am

Welcome to my first holiday gift guide of 2016! I’m highly qualified to offer some great suggestions for all of the fit folks on your list this year. I am also planning a “gifts for everyone else” post and a stocking stuffers post, so stay tuned. I’ve tested out and used SO many awesome products this year. So without further ado – awesome gifts for…