Wednesday Giveaway Round Up #28

July 22, 2015 at 5:39 am
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Smitha invited me to co-host her Wednesday Giveaway Round Up in the new link up format. This is week is #28! I can’t believe that the year is more than half is over! Last week we had 29 giveaways linked up. Head down and check out the giveaway links at the bottom of this post. Enter to #winalltheprizes and please add your giveaways, too! Don’t…

I Rocked My Health at the Humana RnR Chicago Half

July 21, 2015 at 11:00 am
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You may have seen last week that I got an entry into the Rock n Roll Chicago Half for spreading the word about Humana’s cool sponsorship activities. It felt a bit like a booby prize when I saw the weather forecast of super hot, humid weather after the mild beginning to summer. I typically don’t register for this race because of the potential for hot,…

Tried it Tuesday: Block Island Organics Sun Care #Giveaway

July 21, 2015 at 5:53 am
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Kelly from Block Island Organics reached out to me to see if I wanted to check out their new Natural Mineral (zinc only) Sunscreen – SPF 30.  She said, “It’s great for active adults.  All of our products are free of parabens, sulfates, petrochemicals, phthalates, gluten, dyes and artificial fragrances.  We don’t do animal testing and we use vegan-based formulas.” It sounded right up my…

Stay Hydrated this Summer with SOS Rehydrate #Giveaway

July 20, 2015 at 6:33 am
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You may remember that I first tried SOS Rehydrate last fall marathon season. It is a  sports drink with “a laser focus” on hydration. I have kept in touch with my friends at SOS Rehydrate and they sent me a bunch of their new easy to use “stix” packets when they came out. Since it has been SUPER humid here all of a sudden, I…

Savor, Thank, Aspire, Give, Empathize + Be Happy!

July 19, 2015 at 5:25 am
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It feels like a while since I have written about happiness after a slew of happiness posts. [Links here, here, here, here and here.] I saw this awesome post from HealthTap so here I go again. HealthTap suggests the following SKILLS to be happier: 1. Savor the Moment. 2. Thank Those Who Matter 3. Aspire to Meaningful Goals 4. Give of Yourself 5. Empathize with…

Friday Finds: 5 Things To Bring Home from Your Race/Event

July 17, 2015 at 6:17 am
Shirts from some of my fave races. As you can imagine my drawers are full!

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’s topic is “Race Swag.” I am going to change it up to be 5 Things to Bring Home from Your…

How do you #RockYourHealth?

July 15, 2015 at 5:59 am
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If you have been around here much, you know I love to run road races AND I love free entries! This year, I am going to “Rock my Health” at the Rock ‘n’ Roll Chicago Half Marathon. I got my entry in exchange for telling you all about Humana’s #RockYourHealth campaign and their involvement in the Rock ‘n’ Roll Race series in Chicago, New Orleans,…