Archive for the ‘Food’ Category

All the Things from Expo East 2017 – Part 1

September 17, 2017 at 1:13 pm

I had the opportunity to attend Expo East for the second year in a row.  [2016 report Part 1 | Part 2] Expo East is a scaled down version of the largest Natural Products Show in the land, Expo West. It’s still huge and amazing. I love that you can spend time talking to people and it’s a bit less crowded. I love to see…

Snack Box Sunday – Love with Food GF August #Giveaway

September 10, 2017 at 1:08 pm

If you’ve been around here, you know I love subscription boxes of healthy snacks. I love finding new snacks and new items from some of my fave companies. I’ve tried pretty much all of them and keep subscriptions that I receive ongoing to a handful. I’ve been getting Love with Food boxes for years now. My August Love with Food Gluten Free Box came a few…

Friday Five: 5 Ways to Take Your Salad Up a Notch!

September 8, 2017 at 7:32 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for Friday Five 2.0. The theme this week is “Post Race Meals and Snacks.” I was recently chatting with my friend Kelly about things I’ve tried out for the blog that I continue to buy and use. I’m mixing these two topics together. After I race, I love to have a…

Simple, Delicious Real Food from Simple Mills #Giveaway

September 4, 2017 at 7:46 am

I met the nice folks from Simple Mills at the Good Food Festival in 2016 and tried their gluten free crackers. I was hooked. Back then, I wrote to them and they sent me one of each flavor of their amazing almond flour based crackers to try and share. Since then, I’ve checked out all of their new products – frosting, crunchy cookies and new…

Tried It Tuesday: Chapul Bars + Cricket Protein Powders

August 29, 2017 at 2:02 pm

I’ve been known to try anything once – and some things twice. I’ve eaten grasshoppers in South America and ants somewhere in Asia. When I read about cricket protein bars, I decided to give them a try. I reviewed Exo bars and found the only one that I liked (enough to eat again) was Peanut Butter and Jelly. The others tasted vaguely fishy (crickets are…

Nutritionist Approved! Nourish Snacks #Giveaway

August 28, 2017 at 7:13 am

You know I’m a wee bit obsessed with finding the most nutritious and delicious snacks. A great place to start is with a famous nutritionist who shares my passion. You may know Joy Bauer from (my fave) The Today Show. Joy started making snacks under the Nourish Snacks brand name. They “merge incredible taste with high quality, purposeful ingredients.” Their goals is to strike a…

Snack Box Sunday – August Fit Snack #Giveaway

August 27, 2017 at 6:48 am

Like me, the founder of Fit Snack is a traveler and fitness buff. She “found a void in the fitness world” – healthy snacks on the go. Fit Snack arrived with the mission to save subscribers the time and effort involved in the search for delicious and nutritious foods. They search for snacks with “nutrient dense energy.” The focus is on snacks with high protein,…