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If you can walk…

This week was a week full of leaps of faith and trying to push indecision to the wayside and lead with confidence. When I’m feeling unsure of myself, I like to think of the Zimbabwean proverb my mother always repeated to us as a child “If you can walk, you can dance. If you can […]

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This Sh*t is on my radar and making me happy

1.) Loving on this robe from my girls over at Block Shop Textiles. I want to have one for the whole fam so we can all match on Sunday mornings. Only kind of kidding. 2.) This blog post about How To Make Money from my new ‘I wish you were my financial guru’ Paco de […]

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Art Deco Inspiration from the Wiltern Theater and beyond

Art Deco, the style that first emerged in France in the earlier part of the 20th Century is back in a major way. Art Deco combines styles from around the globe (Mayan, Ancient Egyptian and Chinese influences are often very apparent) with geometric shapes, bright colors, and cubism, among other things. Over the weekend I […]

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Weekend Adventures

  I lived abroad three times between the age of thirteen and twenty six. This first two times I lived in Switzerland, the second time I lived in Italy (I ended up staying in Italy for seven years!!). These experiences were extremely formative ones. One of my favorite things about living abroad was that each […]

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Antique Shopping in Pasadena

I missed the Rose Bowl Flea this month (it only happens once per month) so to get my Pasadena vintage fix this weekend Jason and I went antiquing there. We’re on the hunt for a few things for our garage remodel (more on that soon) and there were quite a few antique shops I’d never […]

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2019 Home Decor and Design Trend Predictions

Ok friends, it’s that time a year again! 2018 is almost behind us and I hear a lot of whispers that “maximalism” it’s back, apparently (for me it never went away :P).  Earth tones, Santorini-style plaster work and highly textured super nubby fabrics are also in the spotlight. What does it all mean? Today I’m […]

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