Friday Five: Some of My Favorite Running Races

August 4, 2017 at 6:32 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for Friday Five 2.0. This week’s topic is “My Favorite Races.” I’ve run well over 400 races, so this is a doozie of a topic for me. I can’t really pick only five faves. However, if you’ve been around here, you know I have some faves that I repeat year after…

Tried It Tuesday: Javamelts #Giveaway

August 1, 2017 at 6:10 am

If you’ve been around here, you know I LOVE my coffee. When I went to the NCA Sweets & Snacks show in May, I left without a morning cup. So, my first order of business was to find some. Luckily, I met Carolyn from Javamelts straight away. Javamelts are individually wrapped flavored sweeteners for coffee and tea. Carolyn from Javamelts explained that the idea for…

Radiance from the Inside Out – Raw Rev Glo Bars #Giveaway

July 31, 2017 at 7:10 am

I tried Raw Rev Glo Bars in a number of subscription boxes. I stopped by at Expo West to tell them how much I enjoy them. Raw Rev makes a variety of plant based, vegan, superfood bars that actually taste amazing. [The last part is my description. I really like these bars!!] Raw Rev was the brain child of a vegan nurse who used to…

FabFitFun Spring + Summer Mash Up #Giveaway

July 30, 2017 at 7:34 am

You may remember my previous posts and giveaways of FabFitFun boxes. I tend to get caught up in the mystery of what can be in the boxes and I keep the subscription active. That said, I really liked the last two boxes – Spring and Summer. I grabbed a few things that I wanted and shared a few with friends. There are lots of other…

Friday Five: My First Runfessions

July 28, 2017 at 7:10 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for Friday Five 2.0. July is a “free” month, so I’m doubling down and linking up with Marcia for the July “Runfessions,” too! Runfessions are running truths or “where runners bare their souls and soles.” I runfess that… I just realized that the NY Marathon is less than 16 weeks away…

Tried It Tuesday: Yummy Yammy Sweet Potato Salsas #Giveaway

July 25, 2017 at 6:10 am

After Expo West, Lisa from Yummy Yammy asked if I wanted to “find” her sweet potato salsa. She was surprised and delighted to learn that I’d already tried her Moroccan Sweet Potato Salsa. I “found” it on Amazon when it was launched. Yummy Yammy invented sweet potato salsa. They “transformed the humble sweet potato into delicious, nutritious, fun and sophisticated food you can devour every…

Harney & Sons London Tea Tour + Iced Tea #Giveaway

July 24, 2017 at 7:21 am

Do you love tea? This is the post for you! Harney & Sons, a luxury tea company, announced its first international tea tour in London, England. Tea industry insider Mike Harney will lead the group to the top tea drinking destinations in London from September 15-21, 2017. Harney & Sons is a family-owned and operated tea company “passionate about serving the highest quality of tea.”…