Category Archives: Health and Fitness

On-the-Go Workout Wear from the New Lands’ End Performance Collection


I’ve officially joined the gym…and I’m actually going! But lately I’ve really been struggling with what to wear when I work out. Should be simple, right? Well…not exactly. I’ll skip the glittery tank tops and pants with sayings on the butt, and honestly, I get enough of sloppy sweatpants at home. When I find the time to devote to working out, looking pulled together only helps my motivation. That’s why I’m digging the pieces I’m reviewing from the new Lands’ End Performance Collection: a line of comfortable, coordinated activewear for women.

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A 4 a.m. Fever and Walgreens Pharmacy Chat #WalgreensRX #shop


Rural living has its perks. We have plenty of room to plant anything we want, and we look forward to welcoming ducks and chickens this spring! But, as with anything else, there’s a flip side. The inconveniences of living way out here become apparent when unexpected things come up, like late-night ice cream cravings…or sick kids. That’s where techy advances like Walgreen’s Pharmacy Chat come in handy.

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Join me at The Color Run: 2014 Kaleidoscope Tour! (Coupon Code)

Guess what I’m going to be doing on May 31st!

I’ll be running The Color Run in Hershey, PA!


What’s The Color Run? Well, it’s ONLY theĀ Happiest 5k on the Planet! Continue reading


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Boost Your Immunity with Homemade Elderberry Syrup

Winter is approaching, and sniffles and sneezes are already starting in our house. But this year we’re ahead of the game with an early batch of homemade elderberry syrup. Elderberry is an immunity-boosting plant that has been used for centuries as a remedy for flu, colds, sore throats, inflammation and a ton of other ailments. While it’s hard to find definitive proof that it will keep you well, the history of its use speaks for itself. A quick Google search will yield page after page of information about this highly regarded berry. Continue reading


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2013 Holiday Gift Guide: Give the gift of Pure Health!


While extravagant, silly or even frivolous gifts can be a lot of fun, I’m all about giving practical presents for the holidays. And what better way to show your friends and family how much you care than by giving them the gift of health this year? Pure Health, that is. Continue reading


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