I LOVE books. Some of my favorite places in this world are bookstores and libraries—I can spend hours browsing and reading! Because I also love to cook, I have a great affinity for cookbooks too. One of my favorite local stores was The Cook’s Library—it closed several years ago, unfortunately, but I loved it because […]
One of the reasons I was interested in starting and contributing to this blog is because I am currently in the process of a DIY home rehab! I felt that this would be a good place to document my successes and failures—and allow others to learn from me! I bought a house a little over […]
Of all the holidays, I think Halloween is the one you can really go all out for and maybe even tip-toe lightly into cheesy territory—and get away with it! There is a plethora of pre-made items: skeletons, pumpkins, cobwebs and other assorted themed décor. This year, I am opting for skulls as my theme. […]
For our first “Entertaining with Style” series, we are going to break down preparing and hosting your own Halloween party for grown ups. Desiree and I host a Halloween party every year! All of our friends come over, we dress up in crazy costumes and walk to the West Hollywood parade, since my home is just […]
I rarely get excited about the “it” color of the season, but this summer I went crazy for blush! I ran out, searched high and low for a blush shade that worked with my skin tone (which was not an easy task!) and purchased a few key pieces.