Archive for the ‘Food’ Category

Better Baking with Jessica’s Natural Foods! #Giveaway

June 5, 2017 at 7:06 am

You may remember Jessica’s Natural Foods from my raves about her amazing granola and all natural syrups. My running buddy, Kristin, turned me on to her amazing gluten free granola and I have been loving it ever since. I hooked Susie on it, too! Now, Jessica’s is back with a new gluten free flour blend and three gluten free baking mixes. As a reminder, Jessica’s…

Good Food for Everybody from 88 Acres #Giveaway

May 29, 2017 at 6:35 am

Before we hit the Grand Canyon, Lauren tweeted to ask if I’d “found” 88 Acres. I supported their Kickstarter in 2014 and have been enjoying their seed based bars ever since. 88 Acres makes hand crafted, nut free bars in three flavors. Since then, they’ve launched other premium allergen free foods including “Seednola” and (delicious) seed butters in three varieties. I chatted with Hannah from…

More Awesome Snacks! NCA Sweets & Snacks ’17

May 28, 2017 at 2:37 pm

This was my fourth year attending the Chicago Sweets & Snacks show. In 2014, I worked with Simple Squares (recap) and in 2015, I worked with InBar (recap). Last year, I scored a media pass (recap). Armed with another media pass, I had just a few hours on the last day to find all the healthy snacks and treats. Again, they expanded the show to…

Friday Five: Add Sparkl[ing Ice] to Summer Cocktails #Giveaway

May 26, 2017 at 6:11 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for the new Friday Five 2.0. It’s a free week and a LONG weekend. Yay! I have BBQs on my mind and was recently given the opportunity to try Sparkling Ice sparkling water drinks. Sparkling Ice wrote to me with some beverage swaps for the office. While I’m down with those,…

BBQ Better with PRE Brands Grass Fed Beef #Giveaway

May 23, 2017 at 6:38 am

I don’t eat much beef, but when I do, I want it to be 100% grass fed beef with no added hormones or antibiotics. I was offered the opportunity to check out some grass fed beef products from a local, Chicago company called PRE Brands. As one of the few Whole30 approved grass fed beef brands, all PRE Brands’ products adhere to the highest quality…

Superfood Cookies from Sustainable Indulgence! #Giveaway

May 22, 2017 at 6:11 am

I found Sustainable Indulgence Superfood Cookies in New York last year. I tried the Pecan Maple Bliss Cookies with Lucuma Powder. I was very excited to meet the Sustainable Indulgence team at Expo West this year. I tried some more yummy samples. All five flavors are gluten free, vegan, non-GMO, preservative and soy free and taste great, too. Sustainable Indulgence is “redefining what it means…

Snack Box Sunday – Love with Food GF #Giveaway

May 21, 2017 at 5:54 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 was out of town for work last week and came home to three for May: Love with Food Gluten…