Friday Five: 5 “Faves” That Are Not “My Jam”

September 16, 2016 at 6:39 am
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It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Courtney at Eat, Pray, Run DC, Cynthia at You Signed Up for What and Mar at Mar on the Run. Each week they pick a theme and bloggers join in and link up. This year instead of specific themes, they’re letting us be creative with broad themes for each week of the month. This is a “favorites” themed…

2016 Wednesday Giveaway Round Up #37

September 14, 2016 at 7:38 am
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Join me and Smitha for the Wednesday Giveaway Round Up. Labor Day has come and gone. This year is truly flying by – isn’t it? Our week 36 round up had 48 giveaways! Head down and check out the giveaway links at the bottom of this post. Enter to #WinAllThePrizes and please add your giveaways, too! Have you checked out my great giveaways? Ending Soon: Vital…

Tried It Tuesday: XO Marshmallows “Monuts” #Kickstarter

September 13, 2016 at 7:15 am
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The Windy City Blogger Collective has great perks! I’m a member and I get the inside line on great events, new brands and, of course, goodies! Last year, WCBC member and The Trendy Sparrow owner, Lindzi Shanks met “marshmallowist” Kat. They decided to collaborate to create XO Marshmallow. Kat creates handcrafted marshmallows in small batches of delicious flavors. Lindzi creates the packaging and does the…

Run “Cooler” – Janji x Ciele Athletics GoCap #Giveaway

September 12, 2016 at 6:23 am
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If you’ve been around here, you know that I’m a loud and proud Janji Corps member. What’s Janji? Janji is an awesome running gear company in Boston. Janji donates a portion of every sale to organizations who help provide clean water to those in need all over the world. Ten percent of the sale of each piece goes to help fund clean water projects. This…

Friday Five: A Taste of Things To Come

September 9, 2016 at 5:58 am
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It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Courtney at Eat, Pray, Run DC, Cynthia at You Signed Up for What and Mar at Mar on the Run. Each week they pick a theme and bloggers join in and link up. This year instead of specific themes, they are letting us be creative with broad themes for each week of the month. This is the a…

2016 Wednesday Giveaway Round Up #36

September 7, 2016 at 7:30 am
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Join me and Smitha for the Wednesday Giveaway Round Up. Labor Day has come and gone. This year is truly flying by – isn’t it? Our week 35 round up had 55 giveaways! Head down and check out the giveaway links at the bottom of this post. Enter to #WinAllThePrizes and please add your giveaways, too! Have you checked out my great giveaways? Ending Soon:…

Tried It Tuesday: Vital Proteins Collagen Peptides #Giveaway

September 6, 2016 at 6:05 am
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I met the folks at Vital Proteins at the Chicago Rock N Roll Half Marathon Expo. They offered me a taste of collagen peptide enhanced water. It didn’t have a taste but it is packed with nutrition. That’s a win! Vital Proteins is a Chicago based company. I was invited to an event where they showcased their products and offered us a variety of collagen…