Summer Travels to Fall Follies

by Jenny on August 29, 2011

With the summer coming to a quick end, I took some time to think back over the past few months. Usually my summer consists of plenty of trips to the beach and at least one girls weekend trip to a new city of choice.

Between work and lots of trip to visit Brian over the past few months, this summer didn’t hold as many “summer vacation trips” as past ones but it still was a great one! I’ll take time with my boy over the beach any day. Wow, did I really just say that?!

Even with my busy schedule, I managed to sneak in a few days at the beach with my family, friends, and even Brian!

One thing that has been consistent through the last couple months of my summer, even without many vacations on the schedule, has been the Eucerin Everyday Protection lotion. After I received this product in early July, I have been using it on a regular basis when I now I will be spending ample time outdoors, to not only moisturize my skin, but also to protect me from harmful UV rays. (My full review of the product is available here.)

I’ve actually started to appreciate the importance of protecting your skin on a daily basis from the sun and with my history of bad sunburns and tanning bed use, this couldn’t have come at a better time. Anything that I can do now to prevent future skin issues is helpful.

I have one last summer hoorah coming up this weekend in California and you can bet that the Eucerin Everyday Protection lotion will be making the trip with me. I have plans to not only be spending time outdoors but I will also be running the Disneyland Half Marathon with my friend, Katie. I’ll for sure be lotioning up pre-run to protect myself from the Cali sun with nothing else than Eucerin.

Even with fall quickly approaching, I still plan on spending plenty of time outdoors and will continue to utilize this lotion. Fall football games AND tailgating, long outdoor runs, a trip to San Francisco and Napa Valley…I’ll still be in the sun plenty!

What about you? Do you have big fall plans that will keep you in the sun? What about summer? Did you have any big travels or vacations that made your summer?

For a chance to win your own set of Eucerin Everyday Protection lotions, you can leave a comment on this post telling me about your favorite vacation this summer.

For additional entries you can:

  • Tweet about your summer adventures and be sure to include @eucerinus and @loveeatrun in your tweet. Leave a comment on this post letting me know you tweeted.
  • Follow @eucerinus on twitter and leave a comment here that you did.
  • Follow @loveeatrun on twitter and leave a comment here that you did or already do.
  • Like LoveEatRun on facebook and leave a comment here that you did or already do.

You will receive one entry for each comment…Up to five entries per person…You don’t have to have your own blog to enter!!

Giveaway will end Wednesday morning at 9:00 a.m. and the winner will be announced in my morning post!

{ 13 comments… read them below or add one }

1 Katie August 29, 2011 at 9:07 pm

Hi! Hopefully I’m allowed to be entered. My favorite vacations this summer were a lot of weekends at the beach and my trip to Naples with Brian. Also, I already like you on fb, and I don’t have twitter or I’d follow you there too.


2 Jenny August 31, 2011 at 4:29 pm

Best part of Naples?! Sand Dollars?! :)


3 Lisa August 30, 2011 at 11:13 am

I now ‘like’ you on Facebook.


4 Lisa August 30, 2011 at 11:15 am

Oh, And my fave vacation of the year had to be our first trip to the Outer Banks. A group of 12 friends and our kids went to Corolla and absolutely loved the calmness of the area. We also have a cabin we go to every weekend and that always comes in a close second.

I am kind of jealous of the Napa trip coming up, I would love to visit someday.


5 Jenny August 31, 2011 at 4:27 pm

Congrats on the win! :) I can’t wait to get to Napa – especially as a reward after running a marathon first! Bring on the wine!!!!


6 Karma Per Diem August 30, 2011 at 11:30 am

Actually, I think my best trip this summer will be this weekend. I’m going to visit our family’s old lake house where I haven’t been in 25+ years. I’m going to visit with cousins that I haven’t seen in that many or more years! I’m looking forward to it!


7 Jenny August 31, 2011 at 4:27 pm

That sounds like so much fun!!!!! I hope you have the best time catching up!!


8 Holly at Greek Yogurt and Apple Slices August 30, 2011 at 11:46 am

Hmmm favorite vacation this summer would HAVE to be our honeymoon to St. Lucia :) SO MUCH FUN!!!
& I have so big about putting on sun block/ daily moisterizer with sun block too- I was not so good when I was younger..and now I have to make up the time :)


9 Jenny August 31, 2011 at 4:26 pm

I’m the same way – was AWFUL about it when I was young. Actually have a check up with the dermatologist this evening – ekkk!

And good choice on your honeymoon being your favorite vacation of the summer – I don’t think Craig would have accepted any other answer! :)


10 Diana August 30, 2011 at 2:35 pm

My favorite vacation this summer was to LA for my birthday with my boyfriend. :)

PS- I like you facebook.


11 Jenny August 31, 2011 at 4:28 pm

I like that LA is a vacation for you now and not home!!! :)


12 Jenny August 31, 2011 at 9:12 am

Katie like on facebook


13 Jenny August 31, 2011 at 9:12 am

Diana like on facebook


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