My Life As Lizza

Where the world is my stage, soapbox or runway…depending on the day

January 2011 archive

Dalai Lama’s Instructions for Life

A friend of mine who just moved to LA from Australia sent along these wonderful gift today that he found at a cafe. I thought I would share these wise words from the Dalai Lama with you as well. Speaking of the Dalai, he wrote two of my favorite books: Have you read either of them? What ...

83rd Oscar Nominations are in…..

The nominees for 10 of the 24 Award categories of the 83rd Academy Awards were announced live this morning in Beverly Hills at 5:38 a.m, PT by Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Tom Sherak and 2009 Oscar® winner Mo’Nique. The live news conference was attended by more than 400 international media representatives. Official ...

Snack Sunday

For today's post, I thought I would share a recipe for homemade CASHEW BRITTLE that I recently found on Thrifty Fun that I just looovvvveeee. It's not only tasty but easy to make!! Enjoy!! xoxo, Lizza CASHEW BRITTLE Ingredients: 2 sticks salted butter (no substitutions) 1 cup sugar 1 Tbsp. light corn syrup 1 1/2 cups cashews (whole, halves or pieces - salted or ...