Archive for the ‘Food’ Category

Hey Chicago – Have a Healthier “Taste” and More This Weekend!

July 9, 2014 at 6:06 am

I have never been to the Taste of Chicago. Why not ? Well, I don’t love crowds, eating when it is a zillion degrees and Chicago foods are not always the healthiest. Great news! I just learned about the Humana Healthier Choices Passport Guide. For the seventh year, Humana Healthier Choices is providing a listing of healthy appetizers, entrees and desserts available at the Taste!…

Get Fresh! Perfect Bar Review and #Giveaway

July 8, 2014 at 5:50 am
Perfect Bar Sampler

I saw Perfect Bar (formerly Perfect Foods Bar) on another blog. I can’t remember which one – sorry! Then, Kimberly sent me a few to try. I wrote to the company to learn more and to see if they wanted to give readers a chance to learn more. Great news – they sent me a sampler of all of their bars PLUS they will giveaway a…

Tried It Tuesday: Super Delicious + Nutritious Snacks (#Giveaway)

July 1, 2014 at 6:53 am

You may remember that I went to the Sweets and Snacks show and tried to meet as many healthy snack companies as I could. I previewed my finds that week. I have been working my way through some of the healthy snacks from there (and everywhere) and some other goodies. What do these three have in common? They are all natural, gluten free, non-GMO, vegan,…

Healthy Eating on the Go This Summer (+ TRUEBar #Giveaway!)

June 29, 2014 at 6:53 am

I saw a great article in Epicurious on eating healthy on the go this summer for you and your family. They offer suggestions for when you are on the road (think plane and car) and out and about (think beach or park). I wrote a stay healthy travel post recently, so I am highlighting the out and about in your city tips here today. And…

Tried It Tuesday: Plant Based Edition

June 24, 2014 at 5:52 am

I have tried a lot of great things lately. What do today’s tries have in common? They are all plant based! Without further ado, “Tried it Tuesday: Plant Based Edition.” Greenlite Meals and I followed one another on Twitter and they messaged me to see if I wanted to try some of their “healthy, home cooked, plant based meals.” Was this a rhetorical question? Of course I…

Live Life. Lovely – Lovely Candy Co. Review + #Giveaway

June 23, 2014 at 6:53 am

I tried some caramels from the Lovely Candy Company in a Love with Food box and I loved them. I got some delicious seasonal flavors at the Sweets and Snacks Show and then I contacted them to see if they were interested in a review. They were and they offered a giveaway, too! So stick with me and check them out and then you can enter…

Currently… in Summer

June 22, 2014 at 7:45 am

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Currently… stealing this idea from Marcia and other bloggers. A post on things of the moment for me (#3).. State of things: Summer is finally here. Well, it is most days. We have definitely had some strange ups and downs, but the heat is (mostly) on. I am on Day 84 of my 100 Happy Days challenge and am enjoying looking for and capturing…