Archive for the ‘Wellness’ Category

Friday Five: BOLO for These Healthy Brands!

April 28, 2017 at 6:10 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for the new Friday Five 2.0. This is a “free” week. I have a ton of health snacks to share post Expo West plus some other great new stuff from brands I love. Here are five great brands, and products, you should be on the lookout for! 1. Nakd Bars and…

Tried it Tuesday: Further Food Collagen Peptides

April 25, 2017 at 8:38 am

At Expo West, collagen products were all the rage. Some of the supplements’ purported benefits include decrease in joint pain, clear skin, shiny hair and stronger nails. People also report better digestion and decrease in stomach issues. I was contacted by Further Food to see if I would try their collagen peptides. They are a new “food as medicine” company. A portion of their proceeds…

Friday Five: 5 Ways to Beat Sugar Cravings #Giveaway

April 21, 2017 at 4:23 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 “Pampering.” That sounds nice, but I want to share a new “find” from Expo West. I bring you “Five Ways to Beat Sugar Cravings.” The new find is Crave Crush lozenges. Read on and you can enter to win some…

Get Supercharged with Ion8 Sports Bottle #Giveaway

April 17, 2017 at 6:09 am

Have you ever drenched your workout great (or work papers) because your water bottle was not sealed? I have. When the folks at ion8 offered me their “Ultimate Sports Bottle” with a locking cap, I said “YES, I need that in my life!” They offered one to a lucky reader, too, so read on! The ion8 bottle has an “easy flow” spout for fast hydration.…

Subscription Box Sunday + Prospurly #Giveaway

April 16, 2017 at 12:32 pm

If you’ve been around here, you know I love subscription boxes of healthy products. I love finding new good-for-you snacks, beauty products and other cool items. I’ve tried pretty much all of them and keep subscriptions that I receive ongoing to a handful. Recently, I received a new “Low-Kalz” box to try, two Prospurly boxes from a Gilt City voucher and this month’s Love with…

Friday Five: What’s in My Cup?

April 7, 2017 at 6:17 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 “Beverages.” So here’s what’s in my cup! My cup runneth over with… 1. COFFEE. My fave brew is the Cinnamon coffee from local seller The Coffee and Tea Exchange. Lately, I’ve been adding almond and coconut milk creamer from Nutpods…

My Haul from Expo West ’17 – Finds’ Faves #Giveaway

April 6, 2017 at 6:46 am

Sorry for the wait, I’m ready to share some of my loot from Expo West. If you missed it, here’s my recap (Day 1 and Day 2). I went for 2 days plus 90 minutes and met with lots of great vendors – old and new. I have a HUGE bag of Finds’ Faves because I love chatting with my fave brands and they love…