Month: May 2020

Local Tourist: Post-Quarantine Bucket List

Posted May 29, 2020 by shooting in Cincinnati / 18 Comments

It’s the final weekday in May and I’m here with Dara from Not In Jersey to share our monthly Local Tourist link-up. Obviously things are still crazy around the world, and I think most of us are sheltering in place and not really getting out to do anything. That makes being a local tourist a […]

Summer Staycation Gift Guide

Posted May 25, 2020 by shooting in Discussion / 37 Comments

Happy Memorial Day to those in the U.S.! I hope everyone had a nice weekend. Today I wanted to announce a new ongoing feature for this summer. Most of us are still sheltering in place as much as we can, and I know that the summer months are going to look very different this year. […]

Lauren Does London: Visiting 221B Baker Street

Posted May 20, 2020 by shooting in Travel / 15 Comments

Lauren Does London: 221B Baker Street I’m a huge fan of Sherlock Holmes so I had to visit 221B Baker Street (yes, that’s the address). My sister had been to London before, so she’d already gone here, but she happily brought me back so I could check it out. There is a Sherlock Holmes Museum […]

Lauren’s Birthday Wish List!

Posted May 18, 2020 by shooting in Personal / 35 Comments

My 30th birthday is May 30 – yes, my golden birthday – and I’ve had people ask me what I want already. I’m not that great at giving ideas offhand because there really isn’t much that I want or need…beyond anything and everything book related. However, it’s fun to put together wish lists when I […]

Good News…I Don’t Have Covid-19!

Posted May 11, 2020 by shooting in Personal / 30 Comments

Hey friends! If you follow me on Instagram, then you might have seen that I’ve been sick. As you can see from my heading – I do not have Covid-19, but I did have to get tested for it. I Don’t Have Covid-19…but… About a week and a half ago, I started having trouble sleeping […]