13 Days of BlogOween: Day 12, A Ghost Story

As we near the end of all the Halloween fun, I felt like it was appropriate to tell you a personal ghost story. I grew up in a neighborhood full of really old houses, and while I have vivid memories of many spooky happenings, the following has stuck with me most… When I was about […]

Read More

13 Days of BlogOween: Day 10, The Walking (Dead) Taco

Hey guys! I was in a bit of a writing rut today, and then life kind of collided with what I wanted to write about, and it ended up being really silly and kind of perfect, haha. If you’re like me, you love a good walking taco. Sadly, I feel like I left all of […]

Read More

13 Days of BlogOween: Day 8, October Favorites

I can’t believe it’s been so long since I’ve done a favorites post! Interestingly, they are my favorite to post! Since it’s been a while, I’ve got quite a bit to share with you, and it’s not all necessarily from October, oops! Glossier. I raved about their skincare in an earlier post, but recently, my […]

Read More

BlogOween Giveaway!

Guys! As promised, here are the details for our BlogOween giveaway! One lucky winner will receive a complete 7-book Harry Potter boxset and a 25 dollar Target gift card from yours trulies: How can you enter?  1. Follow @shutupcrystal and @laughingatleighann on Instagram. 2. Like our giveaway photo on instagram and tag a friend in […]

Read More

13 Days of BlogOween: Day 5, Halloween Movies and TV

First things first, a little bit of housekeeping! Did you love my Oreo truffle recipe but want a hilarious visual guide? Check out Crystal’s latest Blogtober video! Also, if you’re new to Blogtober, we’re doing a giveaway at the end! What’s at stake, you wonder? All seven Harry Potter books and a $25 dollar Target […]

Read More

13 Days of BlogOween: Day 3, Dairy-free Oreo Truffles

**We are doing a giveaway at the end of BlogOween! Be sure to subscribe to this blog and Crystal’s youtube for more details. And check us out on instagram @shutupcrystal and @laughingatleighann! Did you have a chance to read my Autumn Bucket List? If so, you’ll know that I really wanted to make dairy free […]

Read More

13 Days of BlogOween: Day 1, Costume Ideas

Hi! If the title didn’t give it away, welcome to 13 Days of BlogOween to finish out my favorite month!  I’ve teamed up with my friend Crystal (@shutupcrystal on Instagram and here on Youtube) to give you 13 days of spooky blogs and vlogs ending in a really fun GIVEAWAY! Stay tuned for details on […]

Read More

Autumn Bucket List

Summer. Is. Over. And pardon me to all the eye rollers out there, but loving fall is not a new thing. I’ve always only liked summer slightly more than winter, which I hate. Summer is just way too hot. I can recall going to Warped Tour (rip) with friends one summer when I was about […]

Read More

Summer Slump

Hi! I’ve been MIA for a month and it has flown by! We were guests at a wedding out of town, had a fun trip to the zoo, cared for friend’s cute cats all over town, and had about a million car problems. Summer has been sweltering chaos, both good (family, friends, Taylor Swift, Hanson, […]

Read More

Mini Skincare Haul

Disclaimer: This is not sponsored. I just really love Clinique.  Hey, hello! It’s been a minute, and I’ve got some explaining to do, but it’s kind of a downer so I’m going to keep it light today. It’s a rainy Saturday in Columbus, and I actually love and thrive in this type of weather. This […]

Read More