Archive for the ‘Food’ Category

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…

Friday Finds: Be ‘Appy and Healthy, Bloghop #Giveaway + More!

June 20, 2014 at 6:05 am

Greatist is back with its top 65 Health and Fitness Apps of 2014. How did they pick? They “scoured every app market for standouts that were pushing the boundaries of health and fitness, and sought to cover an array of interests and goals.” They took popularity into consideration but placed most of the focus for each app on these criteria: Is it highly rated? Does…

Tried It Tuesday: Pickled, Fermented + Brined! #Giveaway

June 17, 2014 at 5:45 am

Today for “Tried it Tuesday,” I tried a bunch of great new, all natural foods/drinks that have a unique preparation. As you may know, I am not much of a cook, but I love to try new, healthy foods and am fairly adventurous about. So without further ado, here is what I tried that is pickled, fermented and brined! I love pickles and I am not a natural…

Power Up with Healthy Snack Mixes from Gourmet Nut – #Giveaway

June 16, 2014 at 6:57 am

I saw some delicious looking Power Up trail mixes in handy 2.25 oz packages, so I bought a mixed pack. They were fresh and tasty. I looked up the brand and found out that they were made by Gourmet Nut. Gourmet Nut makes a line of sea salts, spice rubs and blends, a variety of snack mixes, dried fruit/nuts and other high quality ingredients for “everyday foodies.”…

Need More “Yes” In Your Life? Check out The Yes Bar (#Giveaway)

June 9, 2014 at 6:26 am

Food allergies and sensitivities can lead to a lot of things that are off limits and a lot of saying “NO.” Abigail, the mom behind “The Yes Bar” faced this issue three years ago. Her younger son had many food sensitivities, and a few health challenges, and she found herself constantly having to say “no” to things he wanted to eat. It upset her and and she vowed…

It’s Hemp History Week – Learn and Celebrate! #hemphistoryweek

June 7, 2014 at 1:50 pm

This post was written as part of my partnership with Zemas Madhouse Foods. All opinions are my own. It’s Hemp History Week (June 2 – June 8). Yes, that’s a thing. My friends at Zemas Madhouse Foods wanted me to tell you some hemp history and then to share a great summer recipe. Why? Because Zemas mixes have hemp in them and they think it is an…

Friday Finds: Become a Superfood-ie, #BeKindtoCitySkin + More!

June 6, 2014 at 7:26 am

My friends at Yummari Foods introduced me to the awesome folks at Undiscovered Kitchen. Undiscovered Kitchen is a soon-to-be launched “digital discovery marketplace for the most unique, handcrafted & artisan foods. Undiscovered Kitchen gives passionate food artisans & entrepreneurs the opportunity to reach new customers, sell products throughout the country and grow their businesses!” I introduced them to some of my fave artisan food businesses and bloggers, too.…