prAna Review & Discount: Let’s #spring4prAna!

Disclaimer:  prAna Review & Discount ahead! Thanks to my partnership with Fit Approach, I’m ready to #spring4prAna!  I received my choice of a top and bottom from prAna for review.  All opinions expressed are my own.   It’s no secret that I love prAna!  A few years ago, my first exposure occurred through a review opportunity with Fit Approach {check out this review here}.  Over the years, I have incorporated more of their clothing into my wardrobe.  I love that I {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:  SKINS DNAmic Compression

Disclosure:  This post is sponsored by SKINS through my partnership with Fit Approach. While I received a pair of SKINS for this review, I did not receive any additional compensation. As always, all opinions are my own. A photo posted by Lisa Runs for Cupcakes (@lisarunsforcupcakes) on Jun 29, 2016 at 7:07pm PDT As a runner, I have a wee bit of an obsession with compression socks. Yet, for some reason and despite my interest in compression, I never bit {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}

Road Runner Sports News!

Disclaimer:  I am currently a Race Ambassador for the Craft Classic Race Series and an Affiliate for Road Runner Sports.  This post contains affiliate links for Road Runner Sports. Last week, I shared a little bit about the current state of my life and running.  Now that the move is on the horizon, I’m excited to have something other than moving boxes and a new job to focus on in the upcoming months.  Having a race on the calendar also {Read More}

The Convertible HDL and a PRracer Giveaway!

Disclosure:  This post is sponsored by PRracer.  All thoughts and opinions regarding the Convertible HDL are my own. I’m excited to bring you a sneak peek at a brand new product that is hoping to hit your streets soon!  Here’s the thing, PRracer needs your help to get this idea off the ground.  Today, PRracer is launching a Kickstarter campaign to raise money to back this genius idea… Okay, okay, I’m getting ahead of myself.  First, I need to tell you {Read More}

KT Tape Launches Products and Support for Rio 2016

Last week, I had the amazing opportunity to head into NYC for a KT Tape product launch at Chelsea Piers. For those of you that are new to the product, KT Tape is a leader in sports medicine taping products. It provides pain relief solutions, support for sports related injuries, and serves as a recovery tool. And, no need to worry – KT Tape is not only used by professional athletes and Olympians but by every day athletes, like us. {Read More}

Friday Five: Spring Break 2016 Edition

Whenever I say the words Spring Break, images of bikinis, shots of Tequila, and exotic locales come to mind.  No, I did not venture off to Mexico for Spring Break but it was still an exciting week nonetheless.  So this week, for Mar, Courtney, and Cynthia‘s Friday Five Link-up, I’m sharing a peek into my week since it was far more exciting than my typical week at work. Maine:  We kicked off last weekend in Maine.  It’s one of my absolute {Read More}

Gearing up for Spring: Road Runner Sports R-Gear Review

Disclaimer:  This post is sponsored by Road Runner Sports.  All thoughts and opinions regarding Road Runner Sports R-Gear are my own. This post contains affiliate links for Road Runner Sports. Here in New York, the daffodils are beginning to make an appearance.  With a few warm days sprinkled throughout the early weeks of March, it’s exciting to have a taste of spring.  So, with warm breezes and sunshine on my mind, I’m sharing five of my favorite reasons for spring with you {Read More}

Breathe: Mantras, Heart Rate Training, & An Endorphin Warrior Giveaway

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Endorphin Warrior in exchange for a review of the Warrior Training Ring. As always, all opinions are my own. After experiencing major burnout over the past year or so, I stepped back to reevaluate my goals and settled on a new approach to regaining my motivation. In January, I decided to take a little bit of a different approach to training and implemented heart rate training. In the 10 weeks since I started heart {Read More}