Blogmas Day 21: Last Minute Christmas Gifts

How are all you last minute shoppers doing out there? I’m optimistic (and naive) enough to assume that most of us are avoiding going out in public, so if you’ve waited until the week of Christmas to do your shopping this year, you’re in a real pickle. Firstly, stop doing that! Easier said than done, […]

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Blogmas Day 4: November Favorites

It’s December! New month means old favorites, and I stumbled upon a bunch of goodness in November!  Topping my list is Dash & Lily on Netflix. Full review to come, but for some context, this is a short and super sweet Christmas series on Netflix and I loved it. If you’re into romcoms and all things holiday, you […]

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Book Review: The Girls’ Guide to Hunting and Fishing by Melissa Bank

I’m off to a great start on that 2020 goal of reading 12 books and have already finished my first of the year, The Girls’ Guide to Hunting and Fishing by Melissa Bank. I’ve had this book for a seriously long time (I got it at Borders… are they done for?), and dug it out […]

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Blogmas Day 22: Last Minute Amazon Prime Gifts

Well, it’s the final countdown. Any of you out there scrambling to find gifts for everyone on your list? I do not envy you at all, but I do want to help you! I’ve done some Amazon Prime scouring this morning and found tons of great gifts that will still deliver by tomorrow if you order […]

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Monthly Book Review: Crazy Rich Asians

I love to read. Each year, I set myself a goal to read a certain number of books, and for 2019, my goal is 12. I just finished my fourth book in April (on track, go me!), and since I love book reviews and suggestions, I’m bringing some of that to my space here on […]

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My favorite books and the awesome women who wrote them!

It’s Blog Sunday! Guys, I’m so excited (and honored really) to share a birthday week with International Women’s Day, which is this Friday, March 8th. In honor of all the badass girls out there kicking butt and taking names, I wanted to do a fun little post about the awesome female writers behind some of […]

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I watched You on Netflix and I have thoughts

I’m going to start this post off with a bunch of disclaimers:  There will absolutely be spoilers for the show in what is to follow. Turns out there are spoilers for Gossip Girl as well. I have not read the book that the show is based on. It’s You by by Caroline Kepnes if you’re […]

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2018 Favorites

Hey hey, after Blogmas, it feels like it’s been a century since I’ve posted. Apologies! The past couple of weeks at work have been kind of wacky, but that’s not going to stop me from sharing my absolute favorites from 2018 (some of which secured their prize winning spot as late as December, so I’m […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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