The Couch

The story of the couch is filled with examples of disrespect, misplaced trust, infidelity and just awful behavior but I don’t want to relive it through the retelling.   I want to focus on gratitude and happy days and the good that is to come! I am grateful for my survival instincts in the last few years. I…

Remodelista’s LA Holiday Market

This little piggy went to market… Last Saturday G and I headed to Culver City to visit Remodelista’s one day holiday market. It was pretty great. The vendors were all fantastic, a little pricey, but inspiring and everything was very well designed. Actually, all vendors were small business artisans. Considering they aren’t buying their materials in massive bulk…

I love…

…this sofa. It’s the Petrie Sofa from Crate and Barrel.  I love it in this stock graphite color.  I just read the reviews. Now I’m mixed about it. With two kids and two dogs it better have some sturdiness to it and last more than five years.  I love how it looks. It’s EXACTLY what…

Pool Side Bed

I’m sure this is not what comes to mind when thinking of a pool side bed.  Something a little sexier maybe?  But you know what can come from “lounging” with the right person on a pool side bed right?…nine months later a little being like the one above and then you’ve come full circle! Speaking…

New Dresser for P

Our almost 3 year old wants to do more things “by myself” including getting dressed.  A lot of her clothes were out of reach in the closet but that never stopped her. I’ve found P scaling the shelving to get to the thing she wanted at the very top.  Needless to say it was time…