Live Blog: Spices4Health Offsite Experience with McCormick

Fitbloggin sponsor McCormick brought two chartered busloads of Fitbloggin attendees to their headquarters in Hunt Valley, Md., for a half-day experience to learn about the benefits of spices for healthy everyday cooking from the experts and sample tasty dishes developed by members of the McCormick Kitchens. This also marked the launch of McCormick's presence on Twitter, using the handle … [Read more...]

Join Good to Know at the Unilever Spreads Cocktail Reception!

Unilever is happy to invite you to the Fitbloggin’ 2012 cocktail reception: Good to Know presents Festive Holiday Appetizers with Unilever Spreads! The company’s latest initiative, Good to Know, highlights the benefits of using soft spreads in place of butter this holiday season. Unilever soft spreads are a better nutrition choice than butter and have at least 70% less saturated fat than butter, … [Read more...]

Welcome Florida Grapefruit!

Hi FitBloggin’12 attendees! Dawn Jackson Blatner, R.D., here on behalf of Florida grapefruit – I’m excited to announce Florida Grapefruit will be joining the FitBloggin’12 conference as a sponsor. We can’t wait to show you all the nutritious and delicious ways Florida grapefruit and 100 percent grapefruit juice fit into your healthy lifestyle. In addition to being an excellent source of vitamin … [Read more...]

Don’t Sweat the Sweet Stuff: Pure Maple Syrup from Canada

Please welcome Pure Maple Syrup from Canada! Beyond its natural sweetener properties, pure maple syrup is a smart dietary choice for any athlete or fitness enthusiast. Maple syrup can be a natural endurance booster. You can use it in homemade sports drinks and energy snacks for a readily available supply of energy that helps maintain your stamina. Energy beverages and bars made with maple syrup … [Read more...]

5 tips for a fab Fitbloggin 5K

The Fitbloggin 5K is almost here! Here’s five tips from running coach Julia Jones of Up & Running to help you have a great race. The Fitbloggin 5K will be a super fun morning: you’ll be surrounded by all your Fitbloggin friends... and running! Before you go to the starting line here's a few tips for making this a perfect race. I completely understand you might forget all my advice due to … [Read more...]

Share Your Extraordinary with DetermiNation

As the official sponsor of birthdays, the American Cancer Society knows about celebrating extraordinary achievements - big and small. We believe it’s not just record-setting athletes or championship coaches who aspire to push their limits. It’s also everyday people who set and achieve their personal goals and strive to excel on their own terms. In other words, to define their own … [Read more...]