• Healthy Living Summit

    Healthy Eating Summit

    August 14, 2010


    Oh my goodness, I’ve eaten so much delicious food today!! Basically, I ate allllll day long. I’m not complaining, but holy moly! The good eats just don’t stop coming! But, doesn’t healthy living = good eating!? ūüėČ Lunch Kath did a great job planning the menu for the HLS lunch. It was healthy, delicious, and […]



    The 2010 Healthy Living Summit is off to a great start! The HLS committee woke up bright and early to coordinate the last-minute details for the day. At 8:00 AM on the dot, HLS registration started. Once attendees checked-in, they enjoyed a healthy breakfast sponsored by Quaker, Stonyfield, and Thomas. Quaker offered a wonderful oatmeal […]


    HLS Cocktail Party

    August 14, 2010


    OpenSky threw a rockin’ party tonight! The HLS cocktail party was held at the¬†Lasalle Power Company, a funky tri-level venue in the River North area of Chicago. It was a really cool space! ūüėÄ While¬†Kath and I welcomed HLS-ers at the front table, we shared a dirty vodka martini. We got the night started off […]


    Lunch (On The Go)

    August 13, 2010


    I’m on the go, so just a quickie recap of lunch! After yoga, I quickly showered and met up with a group of blog friends for lunch in the city. We wandered around the streets of Chicago for quite awhile before deciding on The¬†Berghoff Restaurant. I was star-ving, so, as soon as we sat down […]


    Hot Stuff

    August 13, 2010


    I took my first ever hot yoga class this morning and I loved it!! This morning,¬†Meghann, Kath, Emily, and I took a¬†Hot Power Fusion class a CorePower Yoga. The¬†class was taught in a room heated to 98-100 degrees and featured a combination of holds and flows with hip opening, upper body, and core strengthening moves. […]


    Granny Panties

    August 12, 2010


    It’s my first night in Chicago and I’m wearing my granny panties. I had a great time meeting and hanging out with blog friends, but this old lady definitely needs her sleep. The Healthy Living Summit starts tomorrow, so I want to be well-rested and energized. For dinner this evening, I had the pleasure of […]


    Here We Go

    August 12, 2010


    Greetings from Chicago!!! As soon as I arrived at the hotel, I was put to work stuffing swag bags. We have 225 attendees and a TON of swag, which means lots to do before early registration tomorrow afternoon. Surprisingly, stuffing swag bags is a lot of work. Luckily, we had some help from other bloggers […]