I tried OLIPOP sparkling tonic

OLIPOP Sparkling Tonic is a bubbly beverage designed as a healthy replacement for soda. I decided to go ahead and give this drink a try. I ordered the full pack which included six different flavors. Overall, I seriously enjoy this drink. It’s very healthy — about 30-40 calories per can and several grams of fiber.Continue reading “I tried OLIPOP sparkling tonic”

Simple Vegetarian Pasta Dinner

This is a very simple pasta-based meal that is super easy to make! Ingredients: 1 heaping cup dried pasta Preferred cheese sauce (I used Newman’s Alfredo — 1/4 cup) 2 scrambled eggs Seasonings/herbs Scramble 2 eggs in the fryer while you boil your pasta. Mix in cheese sauce. Add favorite herbs and spices — IContinue reading “Simple Vegetarian Pasta Dinner”

Recipe: Lazy DIY Vegan Pizza

This is a super easy recipe that also happens to be healthy and vegan! Although you don’t have to be vegan to enjoy it — you can also make it non-vegan if you want! Ingredients: 2 slices of bread Tomato sauce Nutritional yeast (optional) extra spices & toppings Step 1: Slather your bread with tomatoContinue reading “Recipe: Lazy DIY Vegan Pizza”

My Personal Experience with Ritual Vitamins (the good and the bad)

*This is NOT a sponsored post!* Ritual vitamins are a brand of multivitamins — available for women, men, pregnancy, and teens. I’m here to tell you all about ritual vitamins, my personal experience with them, so that you can make a better decision as to whether you’d like to try them or not. How itContinue reading “My Personal Experience with Ritual Vitamins (the good and the bad)”

Try-it Tuesday ~ Mead (Honey Wine) Recipe

Mead is an alcohol made from fermented honey and water. Its nickname is “honey wine” because it has many similarities to wine, such as similar alcohol content, however is distinct from wine itself. Mead is possibly the oldest type of alcohol known to man, even older than beer and wine, with evidence of its useContinue reading “Try-it Tuesday ~ Mead (Honey Wine) Recipe”

Try-it Tuesday ~ Chipotle Lime Crispy Fingers (Meatless)

Today I tried Gardein’s chipotle lime crispy chick’n fingers. They are meatless! They can be eaten as a snack (2 pieces) or meal (6 pieces) — I went for 6 pieces! Looking at the nutritional info, they’re a bit high in fat and sodium, but if you limit fat and sodium for other meals thenContinue reading “Try-it Tuesday ~ Chipotle Lime Crispy Fingers (Meatless)”

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!”

Try-it Tuesday ~ EAT BRAINS!

Why eat candy when you can eat brains? All you need is 2 packs of Jell-O, a brain mold, and your imagination… Brain is the best part of the body to eat. It has a nice, soft texture and an impeccable sweetness to it. Delicious! Now I’m craving eyeballs…

Try-it Tuesday ~ Halloween Kandi Bracelets

A very simple Halloween craft is making kandi bracelets! Kandi bracelets are homemade bracelets made from beads and string. They are typically multicolored and may also have messages spelt out. They are mainly seen at music festivals, but you can wear them anywhere! Better yet, make it part of your costume. Kandi bracelets are alsoContinue reading “Try-it Tuesday ~ Halloween Kandi Bracelets”

Try-it Tuesday ~ MONQ Essential Oil Pens

MONQ is a personal water vapor diffuser (pen) consisting of a variety of essential oils (nicotine-free, drug-free). Essential oils come from plants, and have therapeutic affects. For example, lavender makes you feel calm. MONQ pens are a new way to experience aromatherapy. Instead of smelling, you are inhaling. Well, more like “breathing” than “inhaling” —Continue reading “Try-it Tuesday ~ MONQ Essential Oil Pens”