Ready, Set, Resolutions

Hello, 2019. Guys, I’m feeling like a million bucks today, sort of. I woke up feeling super nauseous (not uncommon for my stomach, not pregnant). Despite feeling barfy, I got up, worked out, and cleaned the house like a lunatic with Kyle. I can officially say after four years and two weeks of owning this […]

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2018: A Year In Review

2018 came in like a wrecking ball. Actually, that’s not true. Let me explain.  Last year at this time, I’d gone home to visit friends for our annual Christmas gathering and see my dad for his birthday. Due to snow and general laziness, my friends and I decided to have a night in and order […]

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That’s What Christmas Means to Me, My Love

We’ve made it. Christmas Eve. I actually love Christmas Eve so much more than Christmas and I try to savor every ounce of it. Some of my life’s most special memories are warmly wrapped into Christmas Eves past. So what does Christmas mean to me? Honestly, it’s just a magical time of year. I know […]

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Blogmas Day 23: How’s that holiday bucket list going?

Hey there! With the countdown to Christmas quickly dwindling, I wanted to see just how far I’ve gotten on my holiday bucket list. I’ve basically just copied and pasted the list from my previous post, so what’s about to follow is my honest commentary on how much of this festive fun I actually accomplished. Send […]

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Blogmas Day 22: Wildlights at Columbus Zoo and Aquarium

Holy December 22nd, Batman! I can’t believe the big day is almost here. I’m in my home state of West Virginia pre-celebrating with my family, so I’m going to keep it short and sweet today! I crossed #4 off of my Holiday Bucket List, and did one of my favorite Christmas things to do in […]

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Blogmas Day 21: How to Survive a 100-Guest Party with Brand New Carpet and a Drunken Fiancé: For Dummies, By Guest Blogger Kaylee

Hi, Kaylee here. I’d like to provide a little budget-friendly guide on hosting a big event, all while making sure your house isn’t destroyed and you don’t piss off any family members. This advice can be used year-round, but I felt it was very appropriate for the holiday season. First things first, let me briefly […]

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Blogmas Day 14: Handling Holiday Stress

Well, well, well, it’s the most wonderful time of the year! It’s so easy to post a pretty picture on instagram and live your perfect life until the holidays are over, right? Wrong. Now listen, I love Christmas, arguably more than the average person, but every year, I reach my breaking point. This year? The […]

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Blogmas Day 12: Get to know me!

HEY!!! Before we get into it, today is Double Your Donation Day at Mid-Ohio Foobank! Make TWICE the impact by donating online today! I was thinking that’s it’s been a while since I’ve reintroduced myself, and there are definitely some new faces around here. What better time to tell you a little bit about myself […]

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Blogmas Day 11: All I Want for Christmas, by guest blogger Kayla Redig

All I Want for Christmas: is for young adults to feel empowered when it comes to their health. Hey there, Kayla here. Friend and fan of Leigh Ann’s, with a less serious TV addiction (Now streaming: House). Another fun fact about me is that I was diagnosed with breast cancer a month before my 25th […]

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Blogmas Day 10: A(nother) Grown Up Letter to Santa

Dear Santa, I know I wrote last year, but I figured, why not make a yearly tradition of it? How have things been? How are the elves doing? I’ve been good this year, aside from a few harmless white lies and the usual curse word here and there (and everywhere). Oops!    I never got […]

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