Sharing my Goodies from Expo East – Finds’ Faves #Giveaway

October 9, 2017 at 6:09 am

You may have seen that I had a HUGE haul from Expo East. If you missed it, check out my day 1 and day 2 recaps or my Instagram from mid-September. I was onsite for 3 days this year with one day at the Influencers conference. I met with some new companies and some of my faves. This giveaway will share a bunch of loot…

Subscription Box Sunday: RaceHer Box Mash Up #Giveaway

October 8, 2017 at 7:18 am

You may have seen my post in May about RaceHer Box. RaceHer box is a subscription box targeted at women runners. RaceHer launches June 1st and I got a sneak preview of the first box. RaceHer Box is the only running subscription box just for women runners. Everything inside is “designed to help a lady runner feel motivated, empowered and have more fun running!” RaceHer box…

Friday Five: 5 Tips for Chicago Marathon Spectators

October 6, 2017 at 6:09 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for Friday Five 2.0. The theme this week is scheduling. I’m horribly over-scheduled and way too busy at the moment, so I’m going to go off topic. I’ve spectated at the Chicago Marathon 10 of the 11 years we’ve lived here. I’m kind of an expert! This weekend is the 40th…

Tried It Tuesday: Something Old + New From Redd Bar #Giveaway

October 3, 2017 at 5:52 am

You may remember my rave review of Redd Bar after Expo East last year. I was all energy barred out and they knocked my socks of with plant based, oatmeal superfood bars are high in protein, gluten free and non-GMO. They contain 11 superfoods and 23 vitamins. They include high quality ingredients that are best for performance. Redd Bars contain 36mg of natural caffeine. They’re…

Sharing My Goodies from Expo East – New Finds #Giveaway

October 2, 2017 at 7:41 am

You may have seen that I had a HUGE haul from Expo East. If you missed it, check out my day 1 and day 2 recaps or my Instagram from mid-September. I was onsite for 3 days this year with on day at the Influencers conference. I met with somenew companies and some of my faves. This giveaway will share “new finds” and next week…

3rd Quarter 2017 Running Round Up #Giveaway

September 30, 2017 at 10:45 am

I always say that I am more of a “blogging runner” than a running blogger. I do like to write about running, races and tips/tricks for running but that is not enough to call this a running blog. That said here is my running recap of the third quarter of 2017. As I mentioned in yesterday’s Runfessions, I didn’t run many races this quarter. In…

Friday Five: Finally Fall Runfessions

September 29, 2017 at 7:01 am

It’s Friday, so I’m linking up with Running on Happy and Fairytales and Fitness for Friday Five 2.0. The last Friday of the month is a “free” day, so I’m doubling down and linking up with Marcia for September “Runfessions,” too! Runfessions are running truths or “where runners bare their souls and soles.” 1. I runfess… I’m running the Milwaukee Lakefront Marathon on Sunday. Why…