Archive for the ‘Wellness’ Category

Tried It Tuesday: Garden of Life Almond Butter OPP #Giveaway

September 29, 2015 at 6:01 am
OPP Almond Butter

My friends from Garden of Life are at it again. You can check out my full review of grain free Organic Plant Protein in four original flavors: Smooth Coffee, Smooth Chocolate, Smooth Vanilla and Smooth Energy (Yerba Mate) HERE. As a reminder, each 1 oz serving has 100-110 calories and 15 grams of protein. Organic Plant Protein is a Certified USDA Organic and Non-GMO Project…

Give Good To Your Body: Oatmega Bar Review + #Giveaway

September 28, 2015 at 7:13 am
oatmega giveaway

The girls and I were heading to cheer for the Steelhead 70.3 and realized that we all saw the same link for Best and Worst Nutrition Bars from Well & Good NYC. We pulled up the link and started discussing it. We were all intrigued by Oatmega Bars. They said, “Hundt discovered this Austin-based brand recently and fell hard for the tasty, low-sugar, gluten-free bars…

Friday Finds: 5 Easy and Inexpensive Ways to Give Back

September 18, 2015 at 7:09 am
5 easy give bacj 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 in honor of the Produce Alliance and Limoneira’s social media campaign to fight childhood hunger, I am going off theme…

Tried It Tuesday: Organic Girl “Get Real” Juices

September 14, 2015 at 10:16 pm
organic girl FI

You may have seen on my Sunday post that the Chicago Fit Foodie 5K was cancelled due to course flooding. That was a bummer, but all was not lost. I still had fun with friends and picked up some great health foodie finds. First up, Organic Girl “Get Real” Juices. You may know Organic Girl for their “good clean greens” or their new salad dressings.…

Friday Finds: 5 Ways to Feel Better This Fall

September 11, 2015 at 7:11 am

On this anniversary of the attacks on September 11th, I remember the people who were lost, especially our friend, Matt Leonard who was the kindest lawyer you could ever meet. Never forget. 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…

Revisit a Finds’ Fave: GoMacro MacroBar Minis #Giveaway

September 7, 2015 at 5:27 am

Every month, one of my most popular posts is my original review of GoMacro Macrobars bars from 2013. If you followed me then, you may remember my elimination diet. It was tough to find products with no gluten, no dairy and no eggs. I raided the energy bar section in Whole Foods. I tried GoMacro’s Sunny Uplift – Cherries + Berries Bar and a Protein Paradise…

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…