Archive for the ‘Wellness’ Category

Tried it Tuesday: Zaca Recovery Chews #Giveaway

May 9, 2017 at 5:38 am

You may remember that I tried Zaca’s Recovery Patch a while back. As I said then, I’m not exactly the target audience for it. It seems to be for people who party – a lot! However, there are benefits for those who travel and exercise a lot. I fit that bill. When they wrote me to see if I wanted to try their Recovery Chews,…

New Super(food) Raisins! Wine Rayzyns #Giveaway

May 8, 2017 at 6:11 am

Wine Rayzyns are another awesome new find from Expo West. Made in California’s wine country, RayZyns are a crunchy, superfood snack from dried wine grapes with the toasted seed intact. These are so good! Based in Napa Valley, California, The Wine RayZyn Company was founded in 2014. This family owned company has a mission to “deliver healthy, sustainable foods and snacks to consumers who are replacing…

More Karma [Nuts] for Everyone! #Giveaway

May 1, 2017 at 6:58 am

You may remember my review of love letter to Karma Nuts last year. If you don’t here it is. I found Karma Nuts’ delicious cashews randomly and then had a chance to work with them after Expo West 2016. I’m a huge fan. Karma Nuts is a cool company. They foster healthy and fulfilling lifestyle choices and a “pay it forward” attitude. The company motto…

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.…