Archive for the ‘Travel’ Category

Friday Five: 5 Ways to Stay Fit on The Road

June 9, 2017 at 6:38 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for the new Friday Five 2.0. The theme this week is “Vacation Spots” or “How to Fit in Your Workouts on Vacation.” I’m recycling a post from last year. As a road warrior, I’m always coming up with new ideas to stay fit on the road! 5 Ways to Stay Fit…

Grab a Cup for the June Ultimate Coffee Date!

June 3, 2017 at 12:57 pm

Welcome to the 6th Ultimate Coffee Date link up of 2017. This year continues to fly by. It’s mid-year already. Crazy – right? I‘m linking up with Coco @ Running with Perseverance and Deborah @ Confessions of a Mother Runner. What is the Ultimate Coffee Date? Imagine we are having coffee together… this post is what I would tell you. So grab a cup, “listen”…

Tried it Tuesday: Mouth Watchers Travel Toothbrush #Giveaway

May 30, 2017 at 7:26 am

If you come around here often, you know that I travel A LOT. When the folks at Mouth Watchers offered to send me their antimicrobial travel toothbrush, I said “YES, please!” Mouth Watchers makes “a better toothbrush for better health.” It has dual action flossing bristles that are ultra thin at the tip to reach and brush away food and plaque in hard to reach…

Grab a Cup for our May Coffee Date!

May 7, 2017 at 7:49 am

Welcome to the 5th Ultimate Coffee Date link up of 2017. I can’t believe it’s May already! I‘m linking up with Coco @ Running with Perseverance and Deborah @ Confessions of a Mother Runner. What is the Ultimate Coffee Date? Imagine we are having coffee together… this post is what I would tell you. So grab a cup, “listen” and then tell me what is…

Bucket List: Grand Canyon – Check!

April 24, 2017 at 8:11 am

I have a reputation among my friends of being game for anything. So, it was no surprise that Lauren asked me to be her buddy on a Grand Canyon running excursion. Her husband and his friend had the goal to run Rim to Rim to Rim or R2R2R. That is running down the South Rim of the canyon up the North Rim of the canyon…

Hydration Helpers from Hydro Flask #Giveaway!

April 4, 2017 at 6:03 am

You may remember that I met the folks from Hydro Flask at Expo West.  Hydro Flask makes stainless steel insulated bottles and accessories to keep your hot stuff hot and cold stuff cold. They are laser focused on design and making the best, lightest bottles on the market. They recently launched water tumblers with silicone bottoms to they don’t bang on the tables. Wine carriers…

Tried It Tuesday: Rain Scarf Reversible Scarf/Shawl

March 28, 2017 at 9:05 am

It’s been a pretty rainy season here in Chicago and in San Francisco where my office is. When I was offered the opportunity to check out the Rain Scarf, a reversible scarf and waterproof shawl, I said “YES!” The Rain Scarf is a soft, unisex scarf that comes in six colors. If it rains, you simply turn it inside out to reveal a waterproof hood…