Grocery Store Staples for Runners: Think Publix!

Disclaimer:  As an Ambassador for the Publix Savannah Women’s Half Marathon, I received a complementary gift certificate for Publix. Publix is the title sponsor of the Publix Savannah Women’s Half Marathon.  As always, all opinions are my own. When it comes to shopping, Publix is my go-to grocery store. Since moving to Georgia, I am absolutely hooked and so thankful to have a store about five minutes from my house! It doesn’t get much easier than that when it comes to {Read More}

Thrive Bars by GoMacro: Review & Giveaway

 Disclosure:  This post is sponsored by GoMacro. While I received a box of Thrive Bars by GoMacro for review and a box to giveaway, I did not receive any additional compensation. As always, all opinions are my own. GoMacro is a small, family owned vegan business with roots in organic farming in Southwest Wisconsin. What originally started as a mother/daughter team has grown over the years.  Yet, the GoMacro family is still dedicated to using high quality ingredients to create delicious tasting food. {Read More}

Review and Giveaway: Amazing Grass Protein Superfood

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Amazing Grass Protein Superfood through my partnership with Fit Approach. While I was compensated to review and write a post about Amazing Grass, all opinions are my own. After much delay, thanks to my first package wandering off my front porch, I finally tried out Amazing Grass Protein Superfood this morning!  Amazing Grass and Fit Approach were both amazing in sending me out another package when we realized that my first had gone missing so I wanted to get {Read More}

SmartyPants Vitamins: #TheGoodGummy Review & Giveaway!

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by SmartyPants Vitamins through my partnership with Fit Approach. While I was compensated to review and write a post about SmartyPants, all opinions are my own. I am always a work in progress when it comes to developing healthy habits and sticking to them. Last month served as a bit of a reminder for me to take better care of myself. The first two weeks of February, we used more boxes of tissues in our house than I would {Read More}

Five Lessons Learned from the 21 Day Reset Challenge for Runners

On January 11th, I started a 21 Day Reset Challenge for Runners with Laura Peifer from Mommy Run Fast. Since we are finishing up the challenge this weekend, I thought I would share my thoughts as part of Mar, Cynthia, and Courtney‘s #FridayFive Link-Up. I have to say that the 21 Day Challenge has been an incredibly eye-opening experience for me. The past few years, really since we moved to West Point, my eating habits have become less than stellar. I {Read More}

Happy Friday! Life Lately & 2016 Announcements!

Disclosure:  This post contains affiliate links and discount codes related to my ambassador positions.  All opinions are my own. Well, 2016 is off and running. I feel as though I am barely keeping up! Plus, when you take off a whole month from blogging, you are bound to have lots of things to share! It’s kind of overwhelming to even attempt to start blogging again but I’m going for it. I caught you up on my holidays in my last {Read More}

Review & Giveaway: Mighty Nut Powdered Peanut Butter

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Peanut Butter & Co. through my partnership with Fit Approach. While I was compensated to review and write a post about Mighty Nut Powdered Peanut Butter, all opinions are my own. If you take a peek into my pantry, you will notice a stockpile of several different types of nut butters.  From almond to cashew and my beloved peanut butters, I use them all.  Since powered peanut butter is creeping into the nut butter scene, I was very {Read More}

Manitoba Harvest Hemp Heart Bites Review & Giveaway!

Disclaimer:  This post is sponsored by Manitoba Harvest and the Sweat Pink community in exchange for a review of Manitoba Harvest Hemp Heart Bites.  All opinions expressed are my own. Manitoba Harvest Hemp Heart Bites are a delicious bite size snack!  These all organic treats are primarily made with Hemp Hearts and pack 10 grams of protein and 10 grams of Omega 3 &6 per 45 gram serving.  I was really pleased to find out that these bites are a satisfying treat!  The texture of the {Read More}

Quick #MealPrep with Suddenly Grain Salad

If you are anything like me, you are always looking for a way to squeeze every single moment out of the day. With packed schedules the moment our feet hit the floor in the morning, why leave cooking dinner to when you are exhausted from a long day of work, school, errands, you name it! Personally, I know that when I fail to plan for my weekly meals in advance, my family and I will reach out for the convenience of {Read More}

Packed Full of Goodness with Plentí Greek Yogurt

  When it comes to juggling the demands of life with developing everyday healthy habits, I’m definitely a work in progress. As a working mom, I almost never feel as though time is on my side. Since my job as a social worker can sometimes be very demanding of my time and even requires on-call hours, I have to make sure that I prepare for my work days in advance, especially when I have a workout or run scheduled at {Read More}