Archive for the ‘Food’ Category

Racefood Fastbar – Only at RacePak in the US! #Giveaway

October 27, 2014 at 6:12 am

Do you want to be the first on your block to try an amazing new performance energy bar? You know I did. I was the first on my block to try Racefood Fastbars. Racefood is a nougat style energy bar from South Africa that is only available in the US from my friends at RacePak (review). Tyler, one of RacePak’s founders, told me it was amazing…

Tried It Tuesday: Jerky and Nutty + Just Nutty #Giveaway

October 21, 2014 at 6:06 am

You may get the sense that once I find a product I love, I get kind of obsessed with it. Just a little! Today I am going to tell you about a few of these recent obsessions and offer a chance to enter to win one of them, too. I love, love, love when a really cool company reaches out to me to see if I want…

Tried It Tuesday: Homeopathic + Superfood Edition

October 14, 2014 at 6:04 am

I go on kicks trying new homeopathic remedies and vitamins and stuff. Lately, I have tried a bunch of cool things that I wanted to tell you about. I have tried some amazing products and have some great giveaways coming up, too! Stay tuned. Norm’s Farms Elderberry Wellness Syrup is formulated to “bring natural and soothing relief for seasonal distress.” What kind of distress? Sore throats!…

Tried it Tuesday: Instacart (+ Boxed Re-Run)

October 7, 2014 at 5:24 am

Occasionally, I see cool apps or services and I keep them in the back of my mind. There are some great online stores and great ways to get groceries and products delivered to your home at great prices. We have Amazon Prime. I have used Peapod (and Fresh Direct when we lived in New York). In Chicago, getting groceries is easier because we have a car.…

The Original Organic Energy Bar: BumbleBar Review + #Giveaway

October 6, 2014 at 6:12 am

Some things are tried and true. Over 10 years ago, I tried BumbleBar’s awesome sesame based energy bars. I recently received some in one of my subscription boxes and I remembered how much I like them! I got some more at Whole Foods and then I emailed the company. Liz wrote me and she was glad that I enjoyed their bars. She also said, “something you…

It’s October! Think Pink with Zemas + FYB! #Giveaway

October 5, 2014 at 8:11 am

It’s October and you may have noticed that there are pink ribbons EVERYWHERE. Well, it is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Healthy eating and exercise are super important in decreasing breast cancer risk and improving survival rates for women (and men) with breast cancer. My friends at Zemas Madhouse Foods asked me to remind you to eat healthy and to recognize National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. In honor…

Get All the Good Stuff from RacePak – Review + #Giveaway

October 2, 2014 at 5:48 am

Please note: The giveaway has ended but readers still get $5 off on any order from RacePak with code EricaFinds. I met the founders of RacePak at the RnR Half in Chicago. RacePak is a service that delivers awesome products that help support your active life & training. You can try out a bunch of new running fuels, healthy foods and snacks and then order them in…