Friday Finds: Share Your Travels and Map Them, Too + More!

September 26, 2014 at 5:46 am
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I love to take pictures and share stories from my trips. You have seen them here and on my social media. Tripcast offers a new way to document your travels on the go and to stay in touch with people, too. You can invite your travel companions to add to the journal and share their experiences, too! Tripcast is travel journal for iOS, Android and via the web. Create a “trip” and post pictures, videos,…

Guest Post: Eat Clean with Coach Sara

September 25, 2014 at 6:00 am
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Everyone is talking about “eating clean” these days and there is a good reason for it. It works! Eating whole foods and avoiding processed foods can help you rev up your metabolism to look and feel great. I am proud to tell you that I have not had a single piece of candy in almost three weeks because I have been participating in Laura’s  “September Reset – 21 Day Challenge.” [I know this should not…

Tried It Tuesday: RnR Chicago Half Marathon Expo Finds

September 23, 2014 at 5:52 am
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I worked the Rock n Roll Chicago 1/2 Marathon Expo with my fave brand CEP Compression. While I was there, I had the opportunity to chat with a bunch of my other faves like Purefit Bars, Nuun, GU, Handana and Swiftwick. I also had the opportunity to meet a bunch of new faves, too. Since then, I have connected with Apera Bags, Outdoor Tech and RacePak. I am going to tell you a bit about these cool companies…

Harvest Snaps? Yes, Peas – Review and Giveaway!

September 22, 2014 at 5:46 am
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I am always on the lookout for healthy, nutritious snacks. I also like them to taste good. Last year, I received a bunch of sample packs of Snapea Crisps Harvest Snacks in various subscription boxes. These snacks have the consistency of a cheese doodles type of snack, but they are made with peas and lentils. They are gluten free and better for you than those old school snacks. Harvest Snaps “start with the clean flavors and essential nutrients…