Archive for the ‘Wellness’ Category

Tried It Tuesday: Another NatraCure “Cure” For Sore Feet

September 1, 2015 at 5:45 am
natracure gel tow spreaders

A few weeks ago, I told you about NatraCure. You may remember that Patrick from NatraCure reached out to me to see if I wanted to try some items from their line. Their slogan is “Living Better Naturally” so he pretty much had me at hello. NatraCure develops therapeutic solutions for active people who value natural treatments. After serving the medical professionals for over 40…

Get Fit, Get Fed + Give Back This September #Giveaway

August 30, 2015 at 8:21 am
fit sept fi

It is hard for me to believe that Labor Day is almost here. Thank goodness I have some great September events to look forward to! Plus, I have some great news.  If you are in Chicago (or want to visit) you can join me. I love to run and I love to eat, so when I was offered the opportunity to be a Cooking Light…

Tried it Tuesday: Natural Therapeutic Solutions from NatraCure

August 11, 2015 at 5:57 am
natracure cold wrap

I’m two for two this week. Patrick from NatraCure reached out to me to see if I wanted to try some items from their line. Their slogan is “Living Better Naturally” so he pretty much had me at hello. NatraCure develops therapeutic solutions for active people who value natural treatments. After serving the medical professionals for over 40 years, NatraCure now offers the same innovative…

Friday Finds: 5 Things I Do (Almost) Every Day

August 7, 2015 at 6:49 am
5 things each day fi

It’s Friday, so I am linking up with Courtney at Eat, Pray, Run DC, Cynthia at You Signed Up for What and Mar at Mar on the Run for their weekly linkup. Each Friday, they host a link up — a “Friday Five.” This week’s topic is “A Day in the Life.” I started writing this and I fell asleep. Kidding. But, seriously, other than…

July Bestowed Unboxing and #Giveaway

August 3, 2015 at 5:51 am
july bestowed FI

You all know I love my healthy food subscription boxes. The nice folks at Bestowed offered review boxes to some blogger ambassadors last month. Of course, I said “yes” and since I have already tried many of these products, I am going to give it away. Bestowed is a curated, healthy food subscription box that delivers delicious snacks, beverages and more to try for just $20/month + FREE…

Eat Healthy on the Go Tips + Help from Fit Snack #Giveaway

July 26, 2015 at 6:56 am
eat healthy fi

Last summer, I saw a great article in Epicurious on eating healthy on the go in summer for you and your family. They offer suggestions for when you are on the road (think plane and car) and out and about (think beach or park). I am also partnering with Fit Snack to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a month of Fit Snack’s…

Tried it Tuesday: Block Island Organics Sun Care #Giveaway

July 21, 2015 at 5:53 am
Block Island FI

Kelly from Block Island Organics reached out to me to see if I wanted to check out their new Natural Mineral (zinc only) Sunscreen – SPF 30.  She said, “It’s great for active adults.  All of our products are free of parabens, sulfates, petrochemicals, phthalates, gluten, dyes and artificial fragrances.  We don’t do animal testing and we use vegan-based formulas.” It sounded right up my…