Friday Five (Finale) – 5 New Food Finds

October 14, 2016 at 6:44 am

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. Sadly, after three years, they’re moving on to new features. This will be the last Friday Five link up hosted by the DC Trifecta! Thank you Courtney, Cynthia and Mar for all of the fun and connections. I…

Celebrate National Dessert Month with Mad Minis #Giveaway

October 13, 2016 at 6:08 am

October is National Dessert Month. The nice folks at Little Something Foods offered me some Mad Minis to help me and The Husband celebrate. They sent me an extra voucher for one lucky reader, too. So read on! Mad Minis are the first product from Little Something Foods. They’re hoping to change the dessert world by offering treats with “great taste, portion control and the…

2016 Wednesday Giveaway Round Up #41

October 12, 2016 at 7:06 am

Join me and Smitha for the Wednesday Giveaway Round Up. I just saw that it’s 75 days until Christmas. Wow. Time is flying by this year – right? Our week 40 round up had 39 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…

Tried It Tuesday: Bestie Almond + Cashew Butter #Giveaway

October 11, 2016 at 7:17 am

If you’ve been around here a while, you know that I am a member of Finds’ Fave Peanut Butter & Co’s “Yum Squad.” They gave us another “tough” assignment. What was it? Create a fall recipe with any product from their line up and give some nut butter away to a reader away to a lucky reader. Pretty tough, huh? Not so much. I decided to…

My Haul from Expo East – New Finds #Giveaway

October 10, 2016 at 7:22 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 shot. I spent a day and a half on the New Hope Network Expo Blogger team. I met with a ton of new companies and some of my faves. This giveaway will share “new finds” and…

Chicago Marathon Spectator Tips – Go Runners!

October 9, 2016 at 6:55 am

I have marathon envy! Why? It’s perfect weather here for today’s Chicago Marathon. It is not too cold and not too hot. As Goldilocks would say, “it’s just right.” People think running marathons is hard, but spectating can be tougher than you’d think. Really? Yes! Ask my friend Eric F. in NYC what happened when he tried to find a newbie marathoner friend in NYC…

Friday Five: Women Who Inspire #AwareWithPink

October 7, 2016 at 7:32 am

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 “fitness” week. …