Tried it Tuesday: Fitness Finds at the Club Industry Show

October 28, 2014 at 5:48 am
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So I mentioned that I was crazy busy the last few weeks, but I made the time to check out two fun opportunities last weekend: the Club Industry Show and Green Festival Chicago. I was invited to a blogger breakfast and workout session at the Club Industry show and I was offered a pass to Green Festival by Erin from Norm’s Farms. I will do a recap of the Green Festival and my Norm’s Farms giveaway…

October Kloverbox “Unboxing” and #Giveaway

October 23, 2014 at 6:00 am
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I saw Kloverbox on Twitter and realized that they were a local company that offered a subscription box that is right up my alley. Kloverbox is “Natural. Organic. Cruelty-Free. Discover The Purest in Beauty, Nutrition, Health and Home Essentials. Delivered Monthly.” They also do not require you to join indefinitely. You can buy 1, 3 or 6 month packages that do not auto-renew. Each box is $25 and delivers natural alternatives for your everyday needs. I…

Serenity Now! On Feeling Overwhelmed & What to Do About It

October 19, 2014 at 7:04 am
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Fall has been very, very busy so far. Very busy. Yesterday morning, I woke up for my long run (which I always look forward to) with dread. I. was. tired. So tired! As a person who can always “do it all,” I just got up and went. But my heart was not in it. I stayed up too late, but I had to meet friends, run, go to the farmers market, head to a Chicago Ideas Week…

Tried It Tuesday: Homeopathic + Superfood Edition

October 14, 2014 at 6:04 am
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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! The Wellness Syrup contains equal amounts of elderberry extract and…