Archive for the ‘Food’ Category

Finds’ Faves Stocking Stuffers for Fit Folks/Runners #Giveaway(s)

December 11, 2014 at 6:07 am

Welcome to my last holiday gift guide of 2014! I had some great gift suggestions for all of the runners and most everyone else on your list this year.  And now, stocking stuffers (or Hanukkah goodies)! I have 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, and…

Peanut Butter & Co #CandyCaneHacks Recipes + #Giveaway!

December 8, 2014 at 6:11 am

If you read this blog, you know I LOVE peanut butter (especially from Finds’ Fave Peanut Butter & Co) and that I am NOT a food blogger. That said, I was beyond delighted when Adam from PB & Co got in touch to invite me to be a part of their Yum Squad – a new ambassador group. Do I want to get access to new goodies…

GF Thanksgiving Treat & A Delish Recipe For Leftovers

November 26, 2014 at 5:54 am

The husband and I usually get out of Dodge for Thanksgiving but this year we’ll be here and are heading out to our cousins’ for dinner. Good thing my friends at Zemas Madhouse Foods have introduced some great new recipes with “none of the guilt, all of the taste.” First, a great pie recipe with the crust from Zemas ancient grain gluten free baking mixes.…

Tried It Tuesday: New Fuel From This Fall’s Marathon Training #Giveaway

November 18, 2014 at 6:56 am

One cool thing about writing this blog, and being an avid runner, is that I get contacted to check out new running fuel options. Folks know I like all natural products, so I get some great, new natural stuff to try. I recently got to check out and giveaway Racefood Fastbars from S. Africa via RacePak (YUM! Get $5 off  through 11/30). This summer/fall, I…

GF Granola Goodness – Jessica’s Natural Foods Review + #Giveaway

November 17, 2014 at 5:36 am

One of my running partners in crime, Kristin, takes her food seriously. When she said, “You must try Jessica’s Granola” and then handed me a bag, who was I to argue? I knew it would be good, but I did not know how good, or how good for me, it was! She and her boyfriend order it by the case. She gave me a bag…

Tried It Tuesday: More All Natural Goodness #Giveaway

November 11, 2014 at 6:04 am

I have some more awesome, all natural products for you to check out and to enter to win! I mentioned Kuli Kuli a few weeks ago in my Tried It Tuesday: Homeopathic and Superfood Edition (post). I was contacted by Aiya Americas to check out their matcha green tea powder. Plus, Torie and Howard sent me their new flavor of organic hard candies to taste…

Tried it Tuesday: Green Festival Chicago 2014 + Norm’s Farms #Giveaway

November 4, 2014 at 5:59 am

I mentioned last week that I had the opportunity to check out two fun opportunities: the Club Industry Show (recap) and Green Festival Chicago. I was invited to a blogger breakfast and workout session at the Club Industry show and I was offered a pass to Green Festival by Erin from Norm’s Farms. Last week, I told you about the Club Industry Show and now it…