Get Ready for the Beach with Grand Trunk Goods’ Parasheet

April 8, 2014 at 2:34 pm
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I had the opportunity to test out a Multi Purpose Parasheet from Grand Trunk, an awesome outdoors company.  Grand Trunk, formerly The Travel Hammock, was established in early 2002 after “two adventurous entrepreneurs” met while backpacking in Thailand. This company makes high quality products and backs them with a full money back satisfaction guarantee. I also noticed that they are local to me – with their headquarters in Skokie, IL – nice! My friend, Lauren, and…

Tried It Tuesday #4: Go Nuts (Giveaway), Superfoods + A Beach Solution

April 8, 2014 at 7:12 am
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As a blogger who loves trying new things and sharing the best, I get LOTS of awesome things to try. Truth be told, I have become a bit behind in sharing some of my great finds. I am going to do mini-reviews, and previews, here and tell you about opportunities for you to try these awesome things, too! I was traveling this weekend, so Finds’ friend, Amanda weighed in on a few new items this week for…

No Gluten? No Problem! Try Nogii Paleo Bars (Giveaway)

April 7, 2014 at 6:10 am

If you follow a gluten free diet, you may be looking for healthy on the go snacks and energy bars. SBI Brands, the parent company of NOW (No Opportunity Wasted) Foods, who make Manuka Newtons, also makes the Nogii line of gluten free bars. They sent me the new “Paleo” bars for review. They say, ”Nogii Paleo bars are formulated to appease even the fussiest palate and purest of Paleo diets. With All-Natural, High-Quality ingredients Nogii Paleo bars are a convenient source…

Currently… In April

April 6, 2014 at 5:38 am

Currently… stealing this idea from Marcia and other bloggers. A post on things of the moment for me (#2). Currently, I am (quite literally) in a happy place – Canyon Ranch Miami. For the third year in a row, several of my close college friends and I met here away from husbands, kids and life’s responsibilities. After this winter, the sun on my skin feels amazing. Each year, we try wacky fitness classes. This year’s new one was…