Healthier Snacking from Popchips ~ Win a Date Night #MoreToLove

Popchips are new to me, but I'm picking up what they're laying down.  Tell me you've put together something that offers healthier snacking, and I'm all ears.  Their pledge:  no fake colors, no fake flavors, no preservatives, no fluorescent orange fingertips, and no wiping your greasy chip hand on your jeans. Popchips tries to use ingredients you can feel good about eating.  They are never fried (too greasy).  Never baked (too cardboard-y).    And they leave out the bad stuff, like hydrogenated oils, msg, and preservatives.  The result is a line of popped chips claiming all the flavor and half the fat of fried chips. I say "claim" merely because I haven't yet had the chance to try them, but I intend to soon... they sounds quite tasty. #MoreToLove From Popchips ~ Win a Date Night This summer, Popchips are giving their snackers More To Love. First off, just in time for summer Popchips is introducing brand new, 15% more to love bags of delicious-ness!  15% more means more of … [Read more...]

Kids Create a Backyard Game ~ Win a Bike & Trip to San Diego from CLIF!

Looking for outdoor play ideas, now that your kids will soon be out of school on summer break?  I've recently learned about the CLIF Kid Backyard Games Contest, and wanted to pass along these exciting details for your own child to participate.   There are great prizes, and a neat website full of inspiration on backyard games to play. Create!  Play!  Win!  Get outside and dream up a fun backyard game. CLIF Kid Backyard Games Contest This contest is for kids ages 6-12, and is a great way to encourage your kids to get outside.   Not only will your kids have fun participating by creating their own backyard game, but they can also get new ideas of other games to play by checking out entries from previous years. To enter, have your child dream up a fun backyard game for them and their friends to play.  No fancy equipment, just use basic things like balls and hula-hoops.  For inspiration, you can check out past winning game ideas, and even download instructions on how to play them. You … [Read more...]