Friday Five 44 with Giveaways!

Friday 5 Her Heartland Soul Erin Fairchild

Happy Friday! I’m finishing up the last day of my first week of work at my new job! I absolutely love it. And next week I will be in sunny California on a quick little vacay. Life is good. Here are five other things I’m loving this Friday. 1. I first heard this song in a… [Read More]

Fitness Focused Gift Guide

Lorna Jane Fitness Focused Gift Guide Erin Fairchild Her Heartland Soul

If you’re anything like me, fitness is front and center on your mind as a new year approaches. You’re evaluating what you did well, and what you could do better in the new year. I always tend to ask for some fitness focused items on my Christmas list. In partnership with Lorna Jane, I wanted… [Read More]

Four Things Survey

Hawaii Her Heartland Soul Erin Fairchild

Hey everyone! I hope your week has been going great! I’ve been a little hands-off the blog as I start my new job, but I’m really enjoying reading your comments and connecting with you on Twitter and Instagram. Thanks for all the love! Since my brain has been completely drained by the end of the… [Read More]

Winter Wandering

Ahnu Sugarpine Boot Her Heartland Soul Erin Fairchild

I don’t know about where you live but it has been downright frigid here lately. I want to get out and stay active but it is so hard when I go outside and feel like I’m dying a little inside as I do. Too dramatic? I know Omaha is much warmer than say, Minnesota, but I… [Read More]

Weekend Snapshots Link-Up

Weekend Snapshots Her Heartland Soul Erin Fairchild

Hey everyone! Did you have a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend? Mine was filled with food, fun with friends, and lots of holiday cheer. Now it’s time to get back to business. Today is the first day of my new job! Wish me luck! And don’t forget to link up to your weekend snapshots at the bottom… [Read More]

Supplemental Reading

Supplemental Reading Her Heartland Soul Erin Fairchild

Here are some of my favorite reads from around the Internet this week: 1. The shocking, twisted stories behind your favorite nursery rhymes 2. Food photography lighting tips <— From an Omaha Blogger! Her photos are fabulous! 3. 26 pictures will make you re-evaluate your entire existence <— As many times as I read stuff like this,… [Read More]

Friday Five 43

Friday 5 Her Heartland Soul Erin Fairchild

Happy Black Friday! I hope you are finding good deals if you are off from work today and in a happy carb coma of Thanksgiving leftovers. If you have to work I hope the day is easy and goes by quickly! I am off today and spending the day picking out a (real) Christmas tree… [Read More]

Gifts of Gratitude

Gifts of Gratitude Her Heartland Soul Erin Fairchild

Happy Thanksgiving! I hope your day is filled with loved ones, good food, and lots of happiness. One of my favorite quotes is, “Count your blessings, not your burdens.” I truly believe it’s the key to happiness. Thanksgiving is all about giving thanks. I thought I’d compile some fun, cute, inexpensive, and easy ways to… [Read More]

Quick and Easy Chicken Fried Rice

Hillshire Snacking Sweet Chili Chicken Fried Rice Erin Fairchild Her Heartland Soul

Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by Hillshire Farm. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Mealtimes have been a rather hurried experience around here lately. Blogging work picks up substantially in the last quarter, as do social activities with my friends. Add in preparing for a new job while wrapping up the old one and… [Read More]

Moxie Massage Giveaway

Moxie Salon + Spa Omaha Erin Fairchild Her Heartland Soul

Last weekend as flurries started to fall I drove out West to try a new salon in Omaha. The full service salon is called Moxie — a name I instantly loved. They invited me to try a free 60 minute massage and give away the same service to a lucky reader! When I walked into… [Read More]

Weekend Snapshots Link-Up

Christmas Decorations Weekend Snapshots Her Heartland Soul Erin Fairchild

Happy Monday! It’s a holiday week and I am so excited. I am ready to eat all the Thanksgiving food and buy all the Christmas decorations. Here’s what I was up to this past weekend. Make sure to link up to your weekend adventures at the bottom of this post! Dinner and movie date night… [Read More]