Snooze it & Lose it

I don't run for elevators. I don't run to catch planes. I don't like to run late. Your alarm goes off at 6:30 a.m. and you immediately hit snooze. 8 minutes later the piercing sound of reality rings in your ear again and again and again...  It's a vicious cycle: hit snooze, doze off, wake up … Continue reading Snooze it & Lose it

Easiest Updo Ever!

I wear my hair in a high ponytail almost every day. I like having it out of my face, and I've found that wearing it up is the easiest way to keep it looking decent all day. I stumbled upon a version of this quick updo on Pinterest and tweaked it to make it my … Continue reading Easiest Updo Ever!

Conceal & Feel Fierce

After my fall lip combinations post, I got a few requests for a concealer and foundation post. I decided it was easiest to do a full complexion post and share all my favorite face makeup products for everyday and glam occasions in one spot! When it comes to makeup, there are a thousand ways to … Continue reading Conceal & Feel Fierce

Going Bananas for Smoothies

If you thought my No-Bake Power Bites were easy, get ready for another quick and simple recipe to satisfy your sweet tooth. Behold the four ingredient smoothie I make at least once (sometimes twice) a day. Here are the ingredients you need: 1 frozen banana (freeze peeled) 2-3 tablespoons of peanut butter (or PB2) 1/2 … Continue reading Going Bananas for Smoothies

Finding Your Own Motivation

I spent Saturday with thousands of women striving to be the best versions of themselves, and it was inspiring to say the least. You already know my feelings on group fitness, but the Tone It Up Tour was another level of community. For those of you who don't know, Tone It Up is a website with daily … Continue reading Finding Your Own Motivation

Shake Your Booties

My ever-growing shoe collection reaches its prime in the fall. The flip flops I've been wearing for three months straight have been retired, and I'm ready to sport every shade of suede I can get my hands on. Here are my five favorite shoes this season and a few ways I style them: Metallic Mule … Continue reading Shake Your Booties

Fudging My Way Through Baking With Pumpkin

October is for watching football and eating anything and everything pumpkin flavored. If you're like me, you've been partaking in this seasonal delight since late August. Since we've all seen a thousand Instagram posts of pumpkin this, that and the other thing, I decided I wanted to mix it up. So, I went to Target, … Continue reading Fudging My Way Through Baking With Pumpkin

My Favorite Fall Lip Look

My daily beauty routine is pretty consistent. The one small change that always makes a world of difference is switching up my lip color. My (rather large) lipstick collection is filled with a variety of shades. I love bright orange and pink hues in the summer and deep reds and maroons in the winter, but … Continue reading My Favorite Fall Lip Look

22 Things You Don’t Know About Me

Good morning, LoveLeighs! Today is my 22nd birthday. *Cue Taylor Swift’s 22* I thought it would be fun to share 22 things you don’t know about me. Here we go! I spent my childhood summers on Cape Cod and it remains my favorite place. I used to play the drums. My speciality was anything Blink-182. I am … Continue reading 22 Things You Don’t Know About Me

Date the Good Guy

You know those people that you always seem to cross paths with? You see them everywhere and feel like you know them, but you've never actually met. That's how I felt about a handsome blue-eyed fellow back in 2014. Let's go back three years.  I was a sophomore in college. I had just changed my major … Continue reading Date the Good Guy