Living the Seasoned Life Part 2: Cheesy Guacamole with Homemade Pita Chips

I know it’s been a while but school went from 0-100 real quick so I barely had time to do anything! And the grind’s still going, so I decided to take a break and do a recipe anyway. Since the SuperBowl LI was yesterday, I thought it was appropriate to make Ayesha’s Cheesy Guacamole from The…… Continue reading Living the Seasoned Life Part 2: Cheesy Guacamole with Homemade Pita Chips

Why “Off Duty Basics” Should be a Canadian Girl’s Go-To for LA Girl Cosmetics

As some of you Canadian beauties may already know, finding LA Girl Cosmetics at a reasonable price up north is nearly impossible. I’ve seen them sold in random beauty stores, but way overpriced- $9.99 for concealer when this is supposed to be one of the most inexpensive brands in the States??? Recently, I noticed walmart.ca selling…… Continue reading Why “Off Duty Basics” Should be a Canadian Girl’s Go-To for LA Girl Cosmetics

Cumulative (unlike my exams) Thrift Haul: Talize, Value Village, Plato’s Closet

I’ve been lacking on my thrift haul and discount store haul posts… so I’ve created a compilation of some of my better thrift finds in the past 3-4 weeks! For more recent finds, follow our Instagram account @lecturesandluxuries where we often create live stories of the things we find! ~ D  From left to right:…… Continue reading Cumulative (unlike my exams) Thrift Haul: Talize, Value Village, Plato’s Closet

Living the Seasoned Life Part 1: White Chocolate Bread Pudding

If you don’t follow us on Instagram, (here would be a great place to start) then you didn’t see that I’ll be starting a new mini life series called ‘Living the Seasoned Life’. I recently got Ayesha Curry’s cookbook “The Seasoned Life” and I’m completely unprepared for the cooking journey I’m about to venture on.…… Continue reading Living the Seasoned Life Part 1: White Chocolate Bread Pudding

Bumble and bumble: Invisible Hairdresser’s Oil – REVIEW

The perks of shopping online at Sephora is the fact that you get to choose samples to come along with your purchase. One sample that I received was Bumble and bumble’s Invisible Hairdresser’s Oil! I’ve always been on edge about the idea of putting an oil in my hair, since my hair naturally gets oily…… Continue reading Bumble and bumble: Invisible Hairdresser’s Oil – REVIEW