Part 3: A Road Trip! Cali Coast with my Two Main Men. CAVALLO POINT LODGE in Sausalito, CA!

By |February 28th, 2014|UNCATEGORIZED|

The New Year's family road trip continued from Paso Robles, CA to Cavallo Point Lodge in Sausalito, CA!  Having been here years ago for drinks with our great friend Emma who is a San Francisco local, I had always wanted to return to stay.  And so we did. Arriving at dusk in time for the ...


Birthday “Getaway” in Malibu!

By |February 26th, 2014|UNCATEGORIZED|

Lu spoiled me for my birthday with a "getaway" to Malibu for the night!  Festivities commenced at Malibu Seafood with grilled fish, salad, french fries and a Beachy Cream ice cream sandwich complimented by a delightful Triennes rose (bring your own!).  It was unseasonably sunny and hot for February and it felt like a summer ...


We’re doing videos!

By |February 21st, 2014|UNCATEGORIZED|

Alexa Fischer of 1000 Watt Presence is a friend and chic guru who not only inspires on a personal and spiritual level, but also is clearly a tech wiz.  She has been shooting popular videos for her blog and as material for her online courses that enable the student to present more dynamically and successfully, ...


Part 2: A Road Trip! Cali Coast With My Two Main Men. INN PARADISO in PASO ROBLES– halfway between LA and SF!

By |February 19th, 2014|UNCATEGORIZED|

The drive from LA to San Fran is about three hours longer than you would want it to be.  Especially with the baby in tow, cruising straight through was just not an option and it's always fun to make an adventure out of a road trip with several stops!  Paso Robles is the ideal mid-way ...


Part 1: A Road Trip: California Coast with my two main men! NICK’S COVE on Tomales Bay.

By |February 17th, 2014|UNCATEGORIZED|

Long overdue and yet a road trip along the California coast is frankly delightful no matter the time of year...  SO, here goes. I am a big fan of being away for New Year's-- preferably somewhere remote without a lot of people, urbanity, traffic, noise, etc.  That may surprise some of you as I am ...


Coming Up Roses! Shiva Rose’s Face Oil

By |February 14th, 2014|UNCATEGORIZED|

Top: Jean Seo (left) of Evolue Beauty with Shiva Rose (right).  Bottom: Shiva Rose Face Oil, $85. Getting in the mood for today, Valentine's Day, we dropped in on our friend Jean Seo's Evolue Beauty, a fabulously curated shop dedicated to toxin free and natural beauty.  Jean hosted a rose bedazzled celebration for the radiant ...


The Power to be Vulnerable, The Courage to Claim Change – InsideOut Writers!

By |February 11th, 2014|UNCATEGORIZED|

I continue to be in awe of the strength, courage, honesty and profound awareness of the young people involved with InsideOut Writers. IOW is Los Angeles-based non-profit that uses the power of writing to help incarcerated and formerly incarcerated youth access their truth and claim their voice. The work continues when they are released. The ...


The perfect Valentine’s Day present for your honey!

By |February 9th, 2014|UNCATEGORIZED|

Nothing says, "I love you," "I like you a lot," or simply, "You are very sexy," like an ntandy belt.  Keeping your pants on has never been so alluring. Order now to be sure you have belts in hand by Friday...  xoxo Keep up with us on Facebook!  Like us here. xox

My five places to get to this year!

By |January 21st, 2014|UNCATEGORIZED|

Orcas Island, WA Lu went last year and adored it.  I have a crush on the Pacific Northwest and have a feeling this will be right up my alley... Nantucket, MA An old favorite!  I was actually a mother's helper on Nantucket when I was 18.  Can't wait to return to the charming cobblestone streets, ...


5 places to go this year! Our favorites from 2013.

By |January 17th, 2014|UNCATEGORIZED|

1. Ballyfin in Ireland 2. Post Ranch Inn in Big Sur, CA 3. Orcas Island, WA 4. St. Bart's, French West Indies 5. Portland and the Williamette Valley Keep up with us on Facebook!  Like us here. xox