Erica Finds

Runner, wellness seeker, bargain hunter, wife, social media junkie, inflexible yogi, traveler, ... not always in that order...well...sometimes

A New Finds’ Fave: Delos Wellness + Another Fitness Preview

Knock on wood, I have one more race this year and am finishing the year healthy and strong. Even so, I was very curious when I was contacted by Megan from...more

Gifts That Keeps on Giving from

Are you still struggling to find a perfect gift for someone on your holiday list? ClubsGalore Gift of the Month Clubs are the perfect way to “celebrate the holidays for more than just one day.” ClubsGalore offers a unique selection of first-class gifts, including award-winning gourmet food clubs, wine and spirit gift clubs, monthly clubs with desserts and sweets, home goods and more. The “of the month club memberships” offer your recipient the joy of… Comment on this post » ...more

Tried It Tuesday: Healthy and Delicious (for In Between the Treats!)

As you know, I love to try new healthy foods. I find that especially around the holidays, I need to try to apply the 80/20 rule to my food choices. No, not 80% cookies/20% veggies – though sometimes it seems that way ....more

Want to Up Your Winter Running? Come Run F^3 With Me #Giveaway

Lots of runners in Chicago run outside through the winter; Probably the same number hibernate or hit the gym. Several years ago some intrepid (and slightly crazy) runners decided to host a half marathon in January on the lake front. It was called the F@#$ing Frozen Freezing Half ....more

Ten Things I Learned (or Had Reinforced) in 2014

Last December, I read the Editor’s Letter in Women’s Running magazine which suggested before making resolutions, you should take stock of the past year, see what progress you have made and how far you have come. Great idea! Here is my 2013 post ....more

Friday Finds: National Believe Day, Wishes Delivered + Much More

As part of its holiday Believe campaign, Macy’s has declared today, Friday, December 12 as the sixth annual National Believe Day....more

Finds’ Faves Stocking Stuffers for Fit Folks/Runners #Giveaway(s)

Welcome to my last holiday gift guide of 2014! I had some great gift suggestions for all of the runners and most everyone else on your list this year....more

Tried it Tuesday: Double Layer Winterwear from Watson’s

Winter is here and I was offered the opportunity to check out some great base layer pieces from Watson’s. Watson’s makes great value, performance base layers in technical fabric, poly/cotton, bamboo, microfleece and now merino. They have pieces for men, women, girls and boys ....more

Peanut Butter & Co #CandyCaneHacks Recipes + #Giveaway!

If you read this blog, you know I LOVE peanut butter (especially from Finds’ Fave...more

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