July Foodie PenPal

This month I was super excited to have my first ever Foodie PenPal experience.


I’m sure you are probably wondering what the heck is a Foodie PenPal? Well, it’s a program created by Lindsay at The Lean Green Bean, in which bloggers (and non-bloggers) send a food package to someone and receive a food package from someone else. It’s a great way to meet other bloggers and discover new blogs.

This month I received a package from Tina.


Tina is from Newfoundland and sent me some delicious local treats including Bakeapple tea (which I am sipping at as I write this post), two kinds of homemade fudge, and a package of Jam Jams.


I also received a package of SunRype FunBites and a Vega Whole Food Vibrancy Bar. The Fruit Bites were a hit with my daughter and I was actually surprised at how good the Vega Bar was!


And my most favourite part of the who package was the Dark Chocolate Bar…straight from France! I was a little hesitant to try the chocolate bar because I’m not a huge fan of dark chocolate…but it was sooo good…and good for you!


Thanks so much Tina for making my first Foodie PenPal experience such a great one!

If you are interested in becoming a Foodie PenPal, just click on the stamp above and it will take you to Lindsay’s blog and the sign-up page.

9 responses to “July Foodie PenPal

  1. this looks so fun. when my life isn’t quite so hectic i will try it.

  2. That’s interesting. My kids would probably like doing this when school starts.


    • Erin @ Happier, Healthier, More Fit Me

      I’m sure your kids would love it! Sending your favourite snacks is great, but getting yummy stuff ithe mail…that rocks!

  3. nuttyalternatives

    How fun!! I didn’t even know this was around. What did you send your food-pal?

    • Erin @ Happier, Healthier, More Fit Me

      I made a rookie mistake and forgot to take a picture…totally realized after it was all packaged up ready to be sent…oops! Next time for sure!

      I sent an individual package of nut butter, a fruit & veggie bar, a chickpea snack, some David’s tea and some granola ๐Ÿ™‚

  4. What a great idea – maybe someone will start it in Australia too! ๐Ÿ™‚ I can hope!

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