Archives for March 2016

Sometimes You Have to Blow Your Life Up and See What Happens

It’s hard for me to believe, but today is Life with Lauren‘s 5-year anniversary. I feel like I should send the blog an Edible Arrangement or something. It all started with this post about how I was in an “in-between” stage. I was 22 years old and, as Britney Spears once said, I was not […]

Be Okay With Looking Like An Idiot

It’s no secret that I hate running. In fact I have a tank top that says “I HATE RUNNING” in large letters just in case you weren’t clear on my stance on the matter. I hate that I have to wear three sports bras to do it. I hate that I have no cardiovascular endurance […]

The Relationship Advice That’s Stuck With Me

If you’re my friend and you’re in a relationship and we go out and grab drinks, I will accidentally start to interrogate you about your relationship. Not in a creepy way, but I’m so curious about what makes a relationship successful. It’s like I think I’ll absorb your success by osmosis or something and then I’ll […]

The Real Reason Ben Screwed Up When He Sent JoJo Home

This week, the nation (or a large percentage of the nation) watched with bated breath as Bachelor Ben Higgins proposed to Lauren B. and sent your dream BFF, Isla Fisher lookalike JoJo home to up her extension game and come back as the next Bachelorette. I wasn’t a Bachelor/Bachelorette watcher until Kaitlyn Bristowe’s season, but my […]

3 Completely Free Ways to Support The People You Love

Every few weeks or so, I’ll scroll through my e-mail as my alarm is going off and see that a friend from college has sent me a message. He’s a night owl, so the e-mail probably came in somewhere between 2 and 4 a.m. The subject lines are cryptic, and the body typically contains just a few […]