DIY Valentine’s Day Gifts

Hey hey hey! Long time, no blog. I hate January. Polar vortex. Yada, yada, yada. How have you guys been holding up this winter? I’ve been really busy at work, battling the winter blues per the usual, and overall just trying to survive the cold temps that hit the midwest the past couple of weeks. […]

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Did you know that @shutupcrystal and I recap The Bachelor on Youtube?

Yeah! We do! I haven’t talked about this a ton, but in our longest running collaboration to date, Crystal and I recap every single episode of The Bachelor (and The Bachelorette and Bachelor in Paradise…) on her Youtube channel. It’s all super lighthearted, and we work with what we’ve got, which is sometimes hilarious, but sometimes sleepy and always (sadly) […]

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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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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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Blogmas Day 25: Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas, guys! I don’t have much to say today, other than it’s been an excellent day, and I’m feeling blessed beyond measure. I appreciate you guys so much for hanging out and, guess what, guess what?! Getting my blog to over 1,000 views in the month of December, my most successful December and Blogmas […]

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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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