Balance Bar: Life Balanced #Giveaway (US ends 6/30)

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Snack ideas for everyone while traveling or on the go mean different things to different people. For me, I’m looking for healthier snacking, something with protein.  I love sweet and I want texture. Balance Bar has me covered.

Founded in 1992 by a group of sports enthusiasts, scientists and people with a passion for life, Balance Bar was one of the originators of energy bars and the nutrition bar category. Balance Bar continues to be run by people with the same passion and mission today that created the company.

I received a sample of Balance Bar and discovered with five unique formulas, two sizes and lots of amazing flavors, picking a favorite was difficult. I was up to the challenge! Every Balance Bar offers the 40-30-30 caloric ratio (40% of calories come from carbohydrates, 30% from protein and 30% from dietary fat) making them perfect long-lasting healthy energy.

They offer variety, including chocolate and no chocolate varieties.

  • Balance Bar Original
  • Balance Bar Gold
  • Balance Bar Mini
  • Balance Bar Bare
  • Balance Bar Cafe
  • Balance Bar CarbWell
  • Nimble Bar

My favorite right now is the Balance Bar Blueberry Acai. It could be that it was the last one that I ate. I love the texture and the flavors are delightful.

I love that the bars back easily for on the go–which makes summer travel convenient.

As you gear up for travel, remember to include these items:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Mosquito Repellant
  • Breathable, versatilsummer clothing–I like pockets to keep things (like Balance Bars)
  • Comfortable Shoes
  • Purse/bag  (check with security for size limitations)
  • Camera
  • Balance Bar Snacks
  • Cash, in case food and souvenir vendors don’t accept credit cards

Balance Bars are delicious and have great texture and an assortment of flavors. They are a great, healthier alternative to snacking.

One Mommy’s Memorandum Reader will win a Balance Bar Prize Pack

(like the one pictured below)

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Prize pack includes:

  • Balance Bar cooler
  • Balance Bars
  • Balance Bar themed travel journal

US Ends 6/30

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Julee Morrison writes about balance bar, energy bars


  1. Dianna Thomas says

    I try to get plenty of rest and drink plenty of water daily– Everything thing I do I balance because God, my husband my children, my folk and then me

  2. Rebecca says

    I enter the school calendar into my calendar as soon as possible. I try to schedule all dental and doctor appointments once I get that calendar.

  3. Darlene Ysaguirre says

    Stay hydrated drink lots of water while exercising especially when out in the heat

  4. Laurie Emerson says

    I keep balanced by always trying to keep everything in perspective. I try and get enough sleep and always make sure that my family comes first and then my job.

  5. Andra Eads says

    To keep things balanced…I make sure to do something nice for myself every day…I am a list maker/organizer…so sometimes I have to stop and recognize my hard work.

  6. says

    Allow time in your ETA for leg stretching & bathroom breaks. Always carry an emergency kit & water and food in your car along with maps & flashlight.

  7. Nelda Gay says

    I try my best to organize and keep it all together but that just does’t work sometimes so I have to write it all down and keep it together. I walk with my children for exercise too. Eating balanced meals is key too.

  8. Helen May says

    We like to go for hikes.. It keeps me centered and chases away all the negative thoughts!

  9. Jennifer says

    i try and not let our small business spill over to home time and take a little one on one kid time and some me time too!

  10. Holly C says

    I need more balance in my life but I have recently lost weight and am keeping it off, eating healthier and getting more excercise.

  11. melinda fritz says

    i am on a weigh t loss journey i doo 6 0 minutes cardio exercise daily
    count calories………

  12. Charissa says

    I pack healthy snacks for our trips so we’re not tempted to drive through fast food.

  13. Melissa Johnson says

    I eat a lot of fresh fruits and veggies, drink plenty of water and take a short nap everyday

  14. Tari Lawson says

    To keep my life balanced I try to eat well (with an occasional treat), excercise and spend time with friends.

  15. Nicole Newby says

    It’s incredibly difficult to stay hydrated and healthy when you have an infant. I just keep reminding myself I have to take better care of myself for my son.

  16. chadro says

    my travel tip is roll your socks, hosiery or gloves inside of your shoes to save space

  17. Wild Orchid says

    I try to keep my life balanced by making time for exercise and “me” time. This helps to keep me from feeling burned out.

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  18. Dawn Hecke says

    I try to eat healthy as often as possible and take time out for myself. (rarely happens,but when I do I usually go for a walk or take a hot bath)

  19. Claire says

    I’m having a hard time with balance lately 🙁 I need to start making time for just me.

  20. melissa griffith says

    I TRY to keep balanced by eating healthy and trying to maintain a positive outlook.

  21. says

    I discovered Balance Bars last year, just before taking my daughter out-of-state to an Anime Convention. The registration and autograph lines were incredibly long all weekend and the Balance Bars we had stashed in our bags kept us going until we were able to go have a meal. They’re a staple in my purse whenever we’re out and about now.

  22. Chelsea Grooms says

    Balance is an every day challenge for me. I decided I’m not going to just try anymore, I’m going to do! I will eat better. I will exercise and I will feel good about my self. Balance!

  23. shirley says

    I push veggies and fresh fruit and lots of water. This time of the year it is easiler to get these.

  24. says

    I am always on the go either by automobile, plane, or boat and a Balance Bar will do the trick to keep me going!