Black Bean Brownie Recipe

Happy Friday! We’ve made it to the weekend yet again! Tomorrow one of my sisters and I are taking my mom to see Faith Hill and Tim McGraw in concert for a belated Mother’s Day gift then I also have to schedule in some time for cleaning up around the house. I’m good at bringing…

Red Wine Stain Removal Hack

A few weeks again in Ottawa the girls were drinking some red wine and I was sipping on Maple Tea bought earlier in the day. Then I was going to have some white wine. Music was playing, dance moves were happening, and we were getting ready to go out for dinner. Well hotel rooms are…

This is Me – Q&A

Hi everyone! Blogging is all about connecting with the world around you and since I’ve been here for six months already I think it’s time to get to know each other. I encourage you to leave your answers in the comments below or drop a question for me. Let’s get started! Is my name really L?…

Must See Travel Spots – Canada

Happy Travel Tuesday! Canada is celebrating 150 years and to commemorate this occasion I’m going to take you Coast to coast highlighting all the amazing things to do here. I’ve visited a few parts of Canada and anywhere I haven’t Google helped me bring this list to you!   Beginning in the West and ending in…

The Power of a ‘Like’ Button

We took a picture, composed a caption, added a load of hashtags, and click post. The next few minutes determine whether the photo will stay posted or if we missed the mark. I’m 100 percent guilty of removing a photo if it didn’t get enough likes within a few minutes on my Instagram. Likes have…

Eating Routine – IIFYM Lifestyle

Growing up as a competitive dancer health and fitness has played a large role in my life. We needed to fuel our bodies to be able to perform our best. A few years ago I discovered If It Fits Your Macros lifestyle. I tried it for six months and loved the results I was seeing….

Recording My Life

We kicked off the week talking about Meditating and continuing the theme of self improvement by discussing a way to record your life. For my 21st birthday years ago my mom bought me a journal from Chapters – One Line a Day. Before this date I hadn’t journaled since a small child; where truthfully some…

Sally Hansen Miracle Gel Review

A few times a year I’ll get my nails painted at a salon before a trip. Other than that I paint my nails at home, trying to be frugal. At salons I often opt for Bio Seaweed Gel and when I saw a new gel nail polish by Sally Hansen for at home I was…

Navigating Public Transit

Happy Travel Tuesdays! Every time I write Tuesdays blog posts I get excited thinking where I should travel to next. Currently there aren’t any trips books – other than short summer weekend road trips. Hopefully in August I can getaway for a few days. When traveling, many times to either immerse yourself fully in local…

Do you Meditate?

Happy Monday! On a mission to better myself I’ve turned to self improvement podcasts. Lately I’ve head a lot about the positive effects of meditating. If meditating leaves you feeling in the same state of relaxation as yoga then I’m game to try it! Partially relating to experiencing a break up and trying to reflect…

Chocolate Covered Bananas

Happy Fit Fridays! Earlier this week I was craving ice cream and tried to curb it with Chocolate covered Bananas. Well it worked for a day, then I ended up picking up some So Delicious Cookie Dough Ice Cream the next day. Anyways in a pinch we usually keep a whole lot of frozen bananas…

The Wealthy Barber

Many of us have these financial dreams and grand plans for the future, however being able to afford them is a whole different can of worms. The more I attempt to crack this adult life the more stressed I become over finances. Gather I still live at home and pay a fraction of what rent…