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Happy Hanukkah!

Tuesday, December 20, 2011


(What all little Jewish boys & girls hope is found beneath the Hanukkah bush)   Tonight is the first night of Hanukkah. (Which means we’ve been singing this song for over a month already. And dancing to it.  This time of year it trumps even the Bieber in our domicile!) I’ve talked before about how [...]

Bringing sexy back (Nancy Rose giveaway post).

Monday, December 5, 2011


As Ive mentioned before Im completely over the giveaways (dramatic pause) until Im not. And, as Ive mentioned before, the giveaways Im not over are the ones I seek myself. I sought out this one and, in a time when I was feel less than (sexy, sultry, stellar, smart-you name the positive S-word I was [...]

More Mamma Chia (giveaway post)

Monday, November 21, 2011


To my surprise Kinder-Tornado still ADORES her some Mamma Chia! We are longtime fans of chia up in herre. But I wont lie to you. It was a love affair whose spark had dimmed. Significantly. Im not sure when it happened—-but I slowly returned to my flaxseed-loving ways & Ren Man & Tornado followed. And [...]

YMX by YellowMan? I freakin love ye. (giveaway post)

Monday, November 7, 2011


(sing it) Come and listen to a story ’bout a woman named Miz. Been around fitness many years in the biz Theres one cool brand she’s always longed to TRRRRRRRY If you read this post you will know the reason why. Yellowman it is.  Hip prints. Tattoo-style. Oh people. Im a strong, strong woman. I [...]

Teva Mush shoes ode of love (and give away).

Friday, September 16, 2011


As it seems so many things are these days (Im nothing if not late to the Facebook party) this post was sparked by a thread on Facebook. A thread about the sad icky state of my feet (Ill spare you the link.  You’re glad. Take my word for it.) & how I wondered it some [...]

Zensah compression sleeve giveaway.

Friday, September 2, 2011


(no. this picture was not posed. yes. it does frighten me a little.) After our email exchange Zensah was generous enough to offer to send me a pair of the compression sleeves to review* After my experience wearing them I decided I must spread the love and PURCHASE a pair for one of you. But [...]

Sad you’re not at BlogHer? (Breeze Comfort sportsbra give away)

Friday, August 5, 2011


(It’s hard to tell but the VentipadTM is only in on the right side) I receive many, many pitches on a daily basis. Some great (where I can tell they’ve at least visited my blog & are pitching a product I’d be interested in). Some not so (the best as of late complemented me on [...]

It’s my birthday. *You* get the treat (Oh Shoes giveaway).

Monday, July 18, 2011


Yes, Oh my readers, today is the day. Im now FORTY TWO (& shouting HOORAY!!!). The **fab** Oh Shoes! did send me a treat: Because of the COLOR her approval did meet! They matched my tattoo. The color *divine*. (The Tornado did ask: Oh  Mama-they mine??) I slipped them right on. By the comfort amazed! [...]

The secrets to my weight-loss maintenance (Athleta gift card giveaway).

Thursday, June 23, 2011


(MizBeerThruStraw to MizAlmostRunsLikeWind.) The longer I write about health & fitness the more I realize losing weight/getting healthy is, indeed, the easy part. Sure it’s challenging to get started. Yes it can be daunting to stay on our fit-paths & not veer off onto Slacker Lane or Poptarts Place. Yet the number of emails I [...]

Zensah racerback tank review/giveaway

Monday, June 13, 2011


Once upon a misfit time Zensah reached out to me and offered a sneak peek. A look behind the scenes at a PROTOTYPE (!) tank-top to see what I thought before it was shared en masse. I felt important. I felt special. I so slow a blogger the proto-type racerback tank hath now gone to [...]