Thoughts on relationships & defending yourself

Today, I'm drinking a chai tea latte, very frothy! My mom would always tell my siblings and me not to date in high school, and she certainly had a point. Dating at such a young age, before you reach adulthood, is honestly dangerous. The whole "high school romance" thing is seriously over-romanticized. Not only are… Continue reading Thoughts on relationships & defending yourself


Peppermint tea ~ I strive to be the fool! I strive to be the VALOR!

Good morning everyone, and happy Tuesday. Today I'm drinking peppermint tea. Although Christmas is over, it still tastes great for the wintertime. We are coming into the new year now. One of my personal goals last year was to open up more, and I really feel like I have. I've learned that I end up… Continue reading Peppermint tea ~ I strive to be the fool! I strive to be the VALOR!


Sage tea ~ friendships come & go

Today, I'm drinking sage tea. Sage is famous for its cleansing properties, removing toxins and negativity on both a physical and spiritual level, making space for the new. They say "friends are like seasons, they come and go." Friendship should be valued, as it can be such a wonderful thing. But accepting that friends come… Continue reading Sage tea ~ friendships come & go


Tuesday’s tea ~ berry detox

Today, I'm drinking berry detox. It has: ginger, fennel, hibiscus, burdock, strawberry, dandelion, orange peel, honey bush, aรงaรญ, yellow dock, raspberry, and pomegranate. Wow, that's a lot! It's fruity and delicious. Totally helps de-bloating. I don't care what people think, and I don't worry about being judged. I know that everyone lives in their little… Continue reading Tuesday’s tea ~ berry detox


Tuesday’s tea ~ peach tea ๐Ÿ‘

This evening, I'm drinking peach tea with honey. Let's talk about... Perfectionism. I recently realized, how much perfectionism has been holding me back. In some ways I feel like I'm not a perfectionist at all, it's not something I ever strive to be, or it was something that I used to be a long time… Continue reading Tuesday’s tea ~ peach tea ๐Ÿ‘

cats & critters

Caturday ~ Catnip is not just for cats!

Nepeta cataria, most commonly known as "catnip" is a plant that causes psychoactive reactions in cats. Owners love giving their cats catnip order to stimulate play. After sniffing or consuming catnip, cats will get high and display silly behavior such as rolling around, vocalizing, rubbing their heads, and becoming more excitable. Catnip turns most adults… Continue reading Caturday ~ Catnip is not just for cats!

natural health

Try-it Tuesday ~ Blue Lotus tincture… FREAKY RESULTS!

Having a blog titled "Lotus Laura," I thought it would be suitable to try a blue lotus tincture. Blue lotus is a water lily flower that comes from ancient Egypt and is recognized in most of their religious artwork. They would typically consume it by soaking it in alcohol and then drinking it days later.… Continue reading Try-it Tuesday ~ Blue Lotus tincture… FREAKY RESULTS!