Posts Tagged ‘ Fitness & Health Nut ’

Guru Approved: Runnur Shoulder Bag

August 10, 2011    |    By +
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Guru Approved: Runnur Shoulder Bag

Outdoor Retailer Summer Market (a.k.a “OR”) is the world’s largest outdoor sports industry gathering! This is THE place to find the hot products, the latest trends and see the “coming soon” goods from over 1000 outdoor lifestyle brands. The trick for a Gift Guru is to find the fun, unique, helpful and ultimately “gift-able”... Read more »


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Guru Review: Adidas Boat ClimaCool Shoes

July 7, 2011    |    By +
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Guru Review: Adidas Boat ClimaCool Shoes

For me, the Summer 2011 has been the summer of the boat shoe. No, not the retro, ironic, hipster style boat shoe, but the “Boat CC Lace” shoe from Adidas. Fusing summer style and great utility in and around water, the Boat CC Lace is a super summer accessory. The shoe is made out... Read more »


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Gift Giveaway: REVO Sunglasses

June 1, 2011    |    By +
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Gift Giveaway: REVO Sunglasses

Has dad been rocking the same shades for roughly a decade? With summer underway and Father’s Day just around the corner, we have two really good occasions to upgrade dad to a brand new pair of sunglasses. We’ve partnered with Revo to offer the opportunity to get dad’s sunglasses game back on track because... Read more »


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Earth Day: Green Silence

April 19, 2011    |    By +
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Earth Day: Green Silence

“Going green” is, in large part, about both producers AND consumers making responsible decisions that lead having a lesser impact on the earth and its resources. Last year, Brooks, the running shoe and apparel company, introduced the “Green Silence”. Their goal with the Green Silence was to produce a high performance running shoe that... Read more »


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Ultimate Running Accessory

March 21, 2011    |    By +
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Ultimate Running Accessory

This past Sunday, my friends and 20,000+ brave souls completed the Los Angeles Marathon despite some pretty spectacular weather conditions. With hurricane-like winds, and non-stop rain, it helped to be prepared with some serious running gear. Known more for their tennis shoes than running apparel, K-SWISS sponsored this year’s race, which kicks off at... Read more »


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Guest Guru: Kate Brown of the Daily Burn

January 7, 2011    |    By +
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Guest Guru: Kate Brown of the Daily Burn

Resolve to Keep Your Resolutions: Here’s How One third of Americans will break their New Year’s Resolutions by the end of January. When the holiday high wears off, it can be hard to stick to puritanical resolutions when that double mocha with extra whipped cream becomes us in from the cold. Here are some... Read more »


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Resolution: Get Fit At Home

January 6, 2011    |    By +
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Resolution: Get Fit At Home

We’re still in very much in 2011 resolution mode, so here’s a really great product to keep you on track with all your fitness goals. EA Sports Active 2 has given us all the tools and motivation we need to stay fit this year and beyond. Less than a year and a half ago,... Read more »


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Your Own Personal Trainer

December 23, 2010    |    By +
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Your Own Personal Trainer

Don’t look now, but 2011 is pretty much here. As we flip the calendar page late next week, many will be compelled to get their New Year’s resolutions out of the concept phase and into the action phase. My resolution(s) will certainly have to do with keeping active and doing a lot of running,... Read more »


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Guest Guru: Kate Brown of The Daily Burn

December 15, 2010    |    By +
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Guest Guru: Kate Brown of The Daily Burn

Kate Brown is an International Sports Science Association Certified Fitness Trainer at DailyBurn.com. She specializes in creating fitness programs that generate results and wellness lifestyle design that transforms people’s lives. Her fitness and nutrition tips are perfect for folks on-the-go, and have been published in Natural Health Magazine and various other publications. Secrets to... Read more »


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Gift Guru’s Run the New York Marathon

November 11, 2010    |    By +
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Gift Guru’s Run the New York Marathon

I was one of two Gifts.comers (shout out to our speedy tech wizard Michael B.!!) who finished the ING New York City Marathon over the weekend.  What an amazing experience to run with 43K people in front of over 2 million wild spectators. So it got me thinking.  What are some great gifts for... Read more »


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Kathryn D.W.
Kathryn Drury Wagner is the senior manager of content at Gifts.com. She was formerly the executive editor at Honolulu Magazine, and is the author of The Ultimate Guide to Shopping on Oahu. Her career has included staff positions at Country Living Gardener and Power & Motoryacht. Her latest book is "Hawaii's Strangest, Ickiest, Wildest Book Ever!"

Gwen P.
Gwen is the Editorial Curator at Gifts.com. In addition to writing blogs, she creates gift guides, curates the site, and produces content for our social media channels. As a freelance writer, she created blogs on fashion, art, travel, health and lifestyle. A talented jewelry designer, she's also a yogi and a hospital volunteer with her therapy dog, Lilo, a Pomeranian.