Archive for the ‘Running’ Category

Free Exercise Classes & an App, National Running Day and Some Deals

June 5, 2012 at 7:37 am

I love free stuff and I love exercise, so I was happy to see some cool free Chicago health and fitness events on Vital Juice (Not in Chicago? Vital Juice is in some other major metros, too, so sign up to get their emails to see what cool free stuff is available where you are.) One really cool thing is a link to FREE Saturday…

Through Her Eyes Project and Some Deals!

May 15, 2012 at 9:24 am

My friend Sarah sent me some info. for a documentary opening in Chicago on June 1 that looks awesome: The Through Her Eyes Project: Opening reception on June 1st from 6 – 9pm. The exhibit will take place at the Chicago Art Department located at 1932 South Halsted #100 Chicago, IL 60608. General viewing will be held on June 2nd & 3rd from 12 –…

Last Finds for Mother’s Day – I Promise

May 8, 2012 at 5:22 pm

Ok – last finds for Mother’s Day – I promise. Daily Candy Deals is offering a $25 credit in June for any $50 deal purchased before May 13th. You can do national offers online or local offers in major cities. Buy a gift, get a gift. Another WIN-WIN! Had enough materialism from me already this month? – how about a charitable donation in honor of…

Found Running!

April 30, 2012 at 5:58 am

You may be wondering why “runner” is the first attribute I list in my bio. I added a page on running links and will continue to work on it… here is the first (rather long) draft. Let me know what you think. Why do you run? and where do you find your running deals and favorites? One of the first things people learn about me…

Who knew?? Chicago Area Runners Association Discounts!

April 14, 2012 at 4:15 pm

So I joined CARA when I moved to Chicago. Being from NYC where the running scene lives and dies by NYRRC, I thought that is just what all runners do. CARA has discounts on some races and training programs so I felt like I was getting my money’s worth and contributing to the local running community. All good for the ~$40 per year. Then I…